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UPDATE: Water main repair has been fixed, voluntary boil water advisory still in effect  WTVC

UPDATE:Tennessee American Water says water main break has been repaired, but officials have issued a mandatory boil water advisory. WATCH LIVE: The ...

#WaterWoes: The day in Twitter as Chattanooga deals with outage  WRCB-TV

UPDATE: With nearly 35,000 customers affected by a water main break in Chattanooga, many people and organizations did what Tennesseans do best; offer ...

Neal, Lynda D.  The Chattanoogan

Lynda D. Neal, 72, of Red Bank, passed away at her residence on August 26, 2019. Lynda was born in Chattanooga on August 21, 1947 to the late James and ...

Red Bank High School student arrested, charged after handgun is found  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A weapon was confiscated from a student at Red Bank High School today.

Threat investigated at Red Bank High School, school put on soft lockdown around dismissal  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Law enforcement investigated a threat to Red Bank High School today. The school was put on a soft lockdown around dismissal today, said Hamilton County ...

Community pitches in to help Red Bank High School student battling rare digestive disorder  WTVC

A sophomore at Red Bank High School is battling a rare digestive disorder, and her mom says she's desperate to see her get better. 16-year-old Mollie Burke ...

20th annual Best of Preps jamboree at Finley Stadium is set for Aug. 16-17  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The countdown has begun for the high school football season. In fewer than eight weeks teams will take the field for the event that has become the prelude to the ...

Former Red Bank Football Coach Tom Weathers Selected to TSSAA Hall of Fame  WDEF News 12

( HERMITAGE- – – The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at ...

Former Moc and Red Bank Star Keionta Davis Living the Dream by Playing in the Super Bowl  WDEF News 12

Chattanooga's own Keionta Davis will suit up with the New England Patriots and play in a game most football players only dream about.

Red Bank High School announces new head football coach Tuesday  WTVC

Red Bank High School has a new head coach for the Lions' football team: Chris Brown.Coach Brown comes to Red Bank from Cleveland High School where he ...

Hamilton County Schools announces new school options  WRCB-TV

For the upcoming school year, Hamilton County Schools have announced new options for where your child can attend school.

UPDATE: Red Bank High School parts ways with football coach  WRCB-TV

Red Bank high school has decided to part ways with now former football coach Chad Grabowski.

A busy weekend in Chattanooga: What you need to know  WRCB-TV

The weekend of May 17-19 Chattanooga will be full of activities that could affect your downtown plans.

Red Bank's community school marks one-year anniversary  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On Tuesday, the Red Bank Community School — the first effort of its kind in Hamilton County — celebrated its one-year anniversary.

Red Bank's Calvin Jackson Commits to Play College Football at Wofford  WDEF News 12

Red Bank high school senior Calvin Jackson tweeted on Tuesday that he has verbally committed to play college football at Wofford. Jackson has been a big ...

Average Hamilton County ACT scores lower than what's considered 'ready for college'  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools' graduates' ACT scores held steady in 2018, according to district officials, but continue to trail state averages.

Red Bank joins Baylor in mourning passing of Tim Daniels  WDEF News 12

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – The Hamilton County school system is also memorializing former Red Bank coach Tim Daniels. The assistant football coach at ...

Wiedmer: Red Bank football reunion will celebrate Tom Weathers and much more  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Though former Red Bank High School football coach Tom Weathers' memory isn't always what it used to be, he still finds great joy in walking around the track ...

Farr, John Paalzow  The Chattanoogan

John Paalzow Farr, 84, of Red Bank, passed away on Friday, January 18, 2019. John was born in Chattanooga to the late George Harris and Betty Paalzow Farr ...

Here are the graduation rates for schools in the Chattanooga region  Chattanooga Times Free Press

More than 86 percent of Hamilton County students graduated in 2018 — the highest graduation rate since the state changed how the rates were calculated in ...

Prep basketball tournaments highlight the coming weekend  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Christmas comes a few days early for area prep basketball fans with several pre-holiday tournaments being played this weekend.

Martindale, James Craig, Jr.  The Chattanoogan

James Craig “Moochie” Martindale, Jr., 52, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019. He was a teacher at Center for Creative Arts and most recently at Red Bank ...

Hamilton County Schools Announces New School Options And Timeline  The Chattanoogan

For the 2019-2020 school year, Hamilton County Schools is opening enrollment to a select group of schools, “My Future Schools,” to which students across the ...

Red Bank high school kick-off game washed out by thunderstorms  WTVC

UPDATE:The Soddy-Daisy Trojans and the Red Bank Lions will not play football this year. The game is canceled for the 2018 season.ORIGINAL STORY:The ...

Heavy rain floods Red Bank HS football field  WRCB-TV

Heavy rain put a damper on the kickoff to Red Bank High School's football season. The team was forced to cancel their rivalry season opener against ...

Nine to Join the TSSAA Hall of Fame  Williamson Source

The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at the annual luncheon at the ...

Hamilton County Schools reaches confidential settlement with one Ooltewah rape victim  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools has settled a civil lawsuit with a former Ooltewah High School student.

Hodge, Mazie Marie Massengale  The Chattanoogan

Mazie Marie Massengale Hodge, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, May 24, 2019, after a brief illness. Born June 23, 1938, ...

Workman, Linda Sisk  The Chattanoogan

Linda Sisk Workman, a 1970 graduate of Red Bank High School and 1975 graduate of UTC, passed away at her home on January 29, 2019, at the age of 66.

SCHOOL PATROL: Student disciplined in Ooltewah assault case  WRCB-TV

Channel 3 has learned disciplinary actions are being taken against a student who officials said assaulted another student at Ooltewah High School in January.

Bowman, Hillary Justin  The Chattanoogan

Hillary Justin Bowman, 38, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 16, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She would like you to know that she has ...

Vandergriff, Mildred Shipley  The Chattanoogan

Mildred Shipley Vandergriff, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019, on her 91st birthday. Mildred was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga ...

Five things you need to know about community schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Recently, Hamilton County Schools officials announced the pilot of four community school models this fall in Opportunity Zone schools, and earlier this year Red ...

Joseph H. Parrott, Jr.  The Chattanoogan

Joseph H. Parrott, Jr., 75, of Ooltewah, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019. Joe was born in Chattanooga to the late Joseph Henry Parrott, Sr. and Edith ...

Red Bank High Inducts New Hall of Fame Members  WRCB-TV

School officials say the Hall of Fame program "is one of the most outstanding things we do for our school and community. Since beginning this program Howard, ...

Red Bank High Students Take To The Air In First Drone Flying Competition  The Chattanoogan

In the region's first school-sponsored drone racing competition, Red Bank High students broke new ground as they took to the air in timed trials. While the ...

Wiedmer: Mocs Nation lost true legend in John Green  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Around the Scenic City, they'll always talk about the performance John Green turned in against the University of Tennessee on Nov. 8, 1958.

Standifer, George "Bill", Sr.  The Chattanoogan

George “Bill” Standifer, Sr., 76, of Chattanooga, went to be with his Lord and Savior on December 11, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was a lifelong ...

Poteralski, Daniel Charles  The Chattanoogan

Dan was born in Schenectady, New York and received his BS in Electrical Engineering and his Masters in Nuclear Engineering from Union College in ...

After raccoon sprays rabies-infected blood in woman's face, health officials urge Chattanooga residents to vaccinate pets  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A rabid raccoon sprayed its rabies-infected blood in the face of a McKamey Animal Shelter employee earlier this year, causing her to seek life-saving treatment ...

Hicks, Harold Edwin "Eddie"  The Chattanoogan

Harold Edwin “Eddie” Hicks, 64, of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at a local health care facility. Harold was a 1972 graduate ...

Red Bank also considering split from Hamilton County Schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On the heels of Signal Mountain's announcement last week, Red Bank also plans to explore the feasibility of getting into the schools business.

Chatter Boxing coach teaches the power of perseverance  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Name: Skipper Fairbanks. Age: 83. Hometown: Red Bank, Tennessee. Occupation: Coach at Red Bank Boxing Club. At age 83, Skipper Fairbanks has had eight ...

UPDATE: Will Chattanooga native Michael Ketterer win America's Got Talent?  WRCB-TV

Red Bank High School graduate and married father of six, Michael Ketterer, is a finalist on NBC's America's Got Talent.

Hartley, Jeremiah Wagner  The Chattanoogan

Jeremiah Wagner Hartley died on January 1, 2019. He was born March 22, 1984 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, ...

Massive effort launched to prepare Hamilton County students for workforce  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A new effort aims to prepare area students for life after high school.

More principal moves announced for Hamilton County schools  WRCB-TV

The biggest principal shakeup in Hamilton County schools history continues with the appointments of nine new principals.

Bryant, Richard "Rick"  The Chattanoogan

Richard “Rick” Bryant, 66, went home to be with his Lord on January 29, 2019, as the result of an automobile accident. A resident of Hixson, Rick was born on ...

JROTC rifle team members compete in 33rd annual Superintendent's Trophy Match [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Nearly 50 students representing nine of Hamilton County's high schools stood in formation Saturday afternoon at Red Bank High School as they awaited the ...

Wilson, Dale Clyde  The Chattanoogan

Dale Clyde Wilson, 55, of Lakesite, a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, died on Sunday, February 10, 2019. A native of Signal Mountain, ...

John Shearer: The Rich History Of Red Bank Middle School  The Chattanoogan

I recently received a rare treat, but somewhat of a bittersweet one for someone who likes old buildings. Knowing that Red Bank Middle School on Dayton ...

McClain, William C. "Bo"  The Chattanoogan

Bo was born Oct. 2, 1935, in Chattanooga to the late Rhonette and Reece McClain. He graduated from Red Bank High School in 1953 where he was a member ...

Two Red Bank Middle School students charged in clown threat  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two Red Bank Middle School students are responsible for a threat that circulated on social media Tuesday night and claimed a clown would shoot up schools in ...

Chattanooga man participates in President George H.W. Bush's funeral  WTVC

A Chattanooga man played a role in President George H. W. Bush's funeral. Captain Joey Royster was the cordon officer in charge, meaning he was over the ...

Patriots sign former UTC defensive end Keionta Davis  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A private workout conducted in the spring by New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick put former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga All-America ...

Five things to know about Hamilton County Schools' Future Ready Institutes  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools is launching its Future Ready Institutes — small, career-themed learning communities embedded in the district's traditional high ...

Athletic trainers coming to all Hamilton County high schools this fall  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For years, at some Hamilton County public schools, when a player is injured at practice or during a game, it has been the coaches who respond.

Five new principals named, ten to go; part of major HCDE reorganization  WRCB-TV

A major reorganization is underway in the Hamilton County school system, including the departure of Dr. Don Hall, who joined HCDE as Chief Business officer ...

Chattanooga native gets golden buzzer on America's Got Talent  WRCB-TV

Tuesday night Michael Ketterer, a Chattanooga native, performed on America's Got Talent.

Gee, Andrew H.  The Chattanoogan

Andrew H. Gee, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, in Hospice of Atlanta. He was 65. Andrew was born on Sept. 13, 1953 ...

Jay Dale named to head First Tennessee in Chattanooga  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Jay W. Dale, a 25-year banker who has been with First Tennessee Bank for the past eight years, has been named head of Chattanooga's biggest bank.

Hamilton County Schools ACT scores show improvement  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County's public high school students posted slight gains in average ACT scores this year and are nipping at the heels of the state's average, according ...

Winnie, Benjamin Raymond  The Chattanoogan

On December 27, 2018, after a valiant battle with cancer, Benjamin Raymond Winnie went to be with God. He was 73 years old and of the Methodist faith.

Few out-of-zone students enrolled in Hamilton County School's Future Ready Institutes  Chattanooga Times Free Press

With the beginning of the new school year in Hamilton County last week came the launch of one of the district's most prized new initiatives — the Future Ready ...

Cash, helping hands sought for Red Bank High School makeover  WRCB-TV

Organizers hope for plenty of helping hands and generous pocketbooks to pull off a one-week, $150000-makeover of Red Bank High School next month.

No place like home | Sports

Steeped in years of history and tradition, the Loudon High School football program has seen its fair share of players and coaches that made a mark.

Ball, Alfred Bruce  The Chattanoogan

Al Ball, 81 of Signal Mountain, died on Saturday, May 30, 2015 after a brief illness of a year and a half. He was the son of Bruce and Elsie Ball of Knoxville.

Hamilton County Schools superintendent: Corporal punishment may be phased out  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County schools are re-evaluating their disciplinary approach this year.

Mason, Timothy Lamar  The Chattanoogan

Timothy Lamar Mason, Sr., 47, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018 in a local hospital. He graduated from Red Bank High School class ...

UPDATE: 2018 National Signing Day - our local student-athletes  WRCB-TV

It's the 2018 edition of National Signing Day, where student-athletes from around the Channel 3 viewing area declare their intentions and sign on the dotted line.

West Tennessee high school football scores, Week 11  The Commercial Appeal

See when your West Tennessee high school football team is playing in Week 11.

Small fire reported at Red Bank High School  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A smoking motor in a water cooler caused heavy smoke in the ROTC building at Red Bank High School on Sunday afternoon.

Horsing Around: Tyner Academy's Kobe Smith  WRCB-TV

Horsing Around returns this week as Sports Reporter Ben Bobick catche sup with Tyner's Kobe Smith on the Rams emotional 2018-19 season.

Adult high school giving Chattanooga area students last shot [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

It was a gold Honda Civic that got Roger Hilley back and forth to adult high school at the northern tip of Hamilton County.

New crime bill could give more discretion to federal judges, Chattanooga attorneys say  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Some Chattanooga attorneys say an expansive criminal justice effort that hangs in the balance in Washington would give judges more discretion to decide ...

Joe Smith - Ordinary Name For An Extraordinary Person  The Chattanoogan

He's got as common a name as you can find - Joe Smith - but his life has been anything but run of the mill. The District 3 School Board member had a long rocky ...

Ooltewah High School principal reassigned to new school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For six tumultuous months, Ooltewah High School Principal Jim Jarvis has continued to lead the school after the rape of a freshman basketball player, allegedly ...

Family Troubles Before Killings in Chattanooga  New York Times

Those who knew the family of Mohammod Abdulazeez, who the authorities say fatally shot four Marines and a Navy petty officer on Thursday in Chattanooga, ...

Red Bank Middle School construction celebrated  Chattanooga Times Free Press

After years of waiting, construction on the new Red Bank Middle School is well on its way, school officials said Thursday morning. Though dirt has been turned ...

Project Search gives students with disabilities real-world job experience [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chris Konieczny dreams of working as a crime-scene detective.

Sister remembers Soddy Daisy woman killed in domestic violence situation  WDEF News 12

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) — A Soddy-Daisy man remains in jail today charged with the shooting death of his wife on Saturday. 39-year-old Joanie ...

UPDATE: Former Ooltewah High principal reassigned to new school as assistant principal  WRCB-TV

Principal Jim Jarvis is being reassigned to an assistant principal position at East Hamilton School, according to a release from the school board Friday.

Red Bank High Student Jailed for Assault on Asst. Principal  WRCB-TV

By David Carroll. CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)- Hamilton County Sessions Court Judge Bob Moon sentenced a Red Bank High School ...

Hamilton County Schools reluctant to change starting hours for classes (with video)  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools operate three busing tiers, which generally allows one bus and driver to *service* three different schools. Here are the three tiers with ...

Chattanooga Native helps train the Navy's best pilots at TOPGUN  WDEF News 12

By Lt. Bridget Mitchell, Navy Office of Community Outreach. FALLON, Nev. – In Nevada's high desert is the Navy's premiere tactical air warfare training center, ...

Site Where Red Bank Gas Station Planned Full Of History  The Chattanoogan

Food City is planning to build a Gas 'N Go gas station and retail facility at the southeast corner of Dayton Boulevard and Leawood Street in Red Bank. Although ...

A deeper look at Hamilton County's TVAAS scores  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Overall, Hamilton County schools are meeting expectations when it comes to student growth and performance, according to data released last week by the ...

7 Local Students Receive ACE Scholarships  The Chattanoogan

The Architecture, Construction, and Engineering Mentor Program of Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia held its annual awards banquet, giving student ...

Bryan Johnson reshapes Hamilton County Schools' central office  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools' new superintendent has reorganized the system's top leadership, creating new positions such as a chief of staff and an equity officer.

Burchfield, Eric Christopher  The Chattanoogan

He was a graduate of Red Bank High School and Chattanooga State Community College. He was a member of the Ministry Center. He was a wonderful son and ...

Former Marion County star Jacob Saylors has strong debut for ETSU  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Connections in the Tennessee high school football scene are paying off already for first-year East Tennessee State University coach Randy Sanders.

Hamilton Co. Schools Interim Supt. makes two new appointments  WTVC

As the district recovers from the Ooltewah rape scandal, and the looming budget battle begins the interim superintendent is adding two new faces to his team.

Raider hurdlers drive each other to excel  Cleveland Daily Banner

Sometimes the toughest opposition is not all that far away. For Eric Parker and Benjedi Casseus it can sometimes be one lane over, as they explode with giant ...

Kay Blevins  WDEF News 12

Kay brings a decade of experience in broadcast journalism spent covering her hometown and the surrounding Tennessee Valley. Born and raised in the ...

Red Bank rallies to preserve middle school 'brick' students  WRCB-TV

Volunteers have enlisted a contractor who also graduated from the school to help take apart the brick inlay piece by piece. They'll need about $8000 to cover the ...

Free medical clinic to visit East Ridge  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Free, no-strings-attached dental, vision and general medical care may seem too good to be true, but Remote Area Medical will offer those services at the Camp ...

Blackwell Arrested On Charge Of Firing Shots At Girlfriend's Sons  The Chattanoogan

Police say Ronald Steven Blackwell fired shots at his girlfriend's sons and one of their girlfriends. The incident happened on May 14 at the Arby's parking lot at ...

Soddy Daisy High School's 1946-47 State Basketball Team Only Lost Twice; Won State Championship  The Chattanoogan

The 1946-47 Soddy Daisy Trojans, TSSAA State Basketball Champions. Front Row, L-R: Buck Varner, Bobby Johnston, Algia Trantham, Eddie Correll, Charles ...

Beganovic learning American football as he kicks  Chattanooga Times Free Press

When Sandi Beganovic starts talking, it's easy to assume a common Southern term: "You ain't from 'round here, are ya?'"

Former Red Bank kicker John Becksvoort's big Big Orange day a family affair  Chattanooga Times Free Press

With the Vols about to take the field against Tennessee Tech for homecoming, Becksvoort walked out of Neyland's north end zone with 12-year-old Kate and ...

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