Chattanooga

East Bound and Down: Chattanooga, Tennessee

In this corner of the country, the timezone "situation" can be a bit confusing. The city of Chattanooga, located in the southeastern corner of …

Cycling

One of America’s Most Startup-Friendly Cities Is in Tennessee

Eight years ago, you couldn’t find a person who was working on a startup in Chattanooga, Tenn. Today, this Southeastern city has quietly developed a …

Cities

Chattanooga's economy is a Trumpian paradise

If there's one city in America that has already realized Donald Trump's vision of a revitalized manufacturing economy and slower demographic change, …

Cities

Marching for Science in the Deeply Red – Deep South

<b>Q: What motivated you to take an active role in organizing a satellite March for Science in Chattanooga, Tennessee?</b><p>Chattanooga March for Science – …

Science

Newspaper publisher Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg dies

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg, longtime publisher of The Chattanooga Times and a member of the family that controls The New York …

Journalism

The South's coolest new hotels: The Dwell Hotel

The Dwell Hotel<p>Chattanooga, Tennessee<p>Photograph by Graham Yelton<p>From $225 | 123 miles from Atlanta <b><br>Directory:</b> Hip, historical, outdoor activities, …

Hotels

Residents in rural Chattanooga almost had 10 Gbps internet until the State stepped in

Many attempts were made to get the law repealed, including petitioning the FCC before Tennessee lawmakers finally introduced a bill that would allow …

ISPs

A Ridiculous City-Branding Campaign We Can Get Behind

In Chattanooga, Tennessee, the city’s PR geniuses figured out that if people are going to roll their eyes, it’s best to be in on the joke.<p>Hark, a rare entry in the canon of decent city-branding efforts!<p>A new campaign out of Chattanooga, Tennessee dubs the city “Literally Perfect” with a series of …

Chamber of Commerce

Volkswagen to build new SUV in Chattanooga

Volkswagen (OTCPK:VLKAY) plans to build a new SUV at its plant in Chattanooga, according to VW Group of America's Hinrich Woebcken.<p>Th exec didn't …

Business

Comcast ‘Introduces’ Gigabit Fiber To City That’s Already Had It For 7 Years

Chattanooga, TN, has a gigabit fiber network that is basically the nation’s poster child for successful public broadband investment. Former FCC chair …

Chattanooga bus driver to be arraigned in crash that killed 6 children

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Tennessee school bus driver involved in a bus crash that killed six children last year will be arraigned Friday.<p>Six children between ages 6 to 10 died while more than a dozen others were injured in the crash in Chattanooga in November.<p>Driver Johnthony Walker faces various charges, …

Crime

'You'll End Up Dead or in Jail': One Teen Took Control of His Life to Become Part of Something Bigger

The first chapter of Nathaniel Love's story reads like countless other tales of a kid who got dealt a bad hand.<p>He was born to a teen mom in …

Love

Chattanooga-based Skuid raises $25 million for its “codeless” app development toolkit

Pitching a “codeless” user interface that allows anyone in a business to develop applications for business intelligence, Skuid has raised $25 million in new financing.<p>Based in Chattanooga, Tenn., Skuid is indicative of the type of startup that is cropping up outside of the traditional innovation …

Startups

Working at Krystal

Service with a smile. Hopefully.<p>These images from the Chattanooga History Center were produced as training materials for new hires at Krystal restaurants, a fast-food franchise founded in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 1932.<p>With a menu centering around the bite-sized Krystal burger, the restaurant aimed …

Restaurants

Chattanooga Partners With IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga has partnered with IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions for representation of its outbound ticket sales, as …

MW

School bus driver in deadly Chattanooga wreck indicted

A Tennessee man who was driving the school bus involved in a Chattanooga wreck that killed six children and injured more than 20 others in November …

Crime

15 Things We Love About Chattanooga

When the wanderlust kicks in, an outdoor oasis awaits you in the South’s Scenic City.<p>One glimpse of the skyline and natural wonder enveloping …

Country Lifestyle

SU assistant Kaufman departs for Chattanooga

Last week, running backs coach Mike Hart left the Syracuse Orange for the Indiana Hoosiers. The news was both surprising (he’s from the area) and not …

College Football

How Chattanooga aims to cut poverty with superfast internet

The city's gigabit network has earned it a reputation as a flourishing tech hub. Now, city leaders are trying to figure out how to spread the digital …

Poverty

Magee helps Wofford down Chattanooga, advance to semifinals (Mar 04, 2017)

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Fletcher Magee hit a dagger of a 3-pointer to blunt a Chattanooga rally, finished with 24 points and Wofford broke away to …

Sports

Johnny Balik Teams Up With Peter Cottontale For New Single “I Need It”

The Chattanooga, Tennessee singer-songwriter introduces himself with a catchy declaration.<p>Johnny Balik has been steadily building a following on …

Music

Chattanooga Singer Johnny Balik Delivers A Refreshing Introduction With "I Need It"

Johnny Balik is a singer and songwriter hailing from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Over the last couple of years, the newcomer has been releasing songs of …

Music

Choo-Choo Choose Chattanooga, Tennessee for Your Next Spring Getaway

When it comes to Tennessee travel, Memphis and Nashville get all the love. But, during the last five years, the relatively pint-sized city of …

Travel

Mercer’s 47-point 2nd half upends Chattanooga 64-54 (Feb 25, 2017)

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Jordan Strawberry scored 17 points and Ria’n Holland added 15, and Mercer erupted in the second half to beat Chattanooga …

College Basketball

Comcast's New Gigabit Service Isn't the Internet of the Future You've Been Waiting For

Everybody wants faster internet. Instead of investing in better technology like fiber, however, providers like Comcast seem intent on trying to …

Internet

A simple combination of data and language tweaks is helping recruit more diverse police officers

UK and US researchers using behavioral economics to improve police recruitment are starting to attract attention from police chiefs struggling to diversify their workforce.<p>Almost half a century ago, the US Commission on Civil Rights wrote (pdf) that racial disparity and tense race relations had …

Recruitment

Chattanooga sit-ins

Courageous high schoolers take on angry mobs and fire hoses<p>In February 1960, black activists kicked off a wave of protests against segregation across the South, beginning with sit-ins at a Woolworth’s in Greensboro, North Carolina.<p>The sit-ins spread to Nashville and then to Chattanooga, Tennessee, …

Racism

ETSU beats Chattanooga, pulls within half-game atop SoCon (Feb 18, 2017)

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) T.J. Cromer and A.J. Merriweather scored 15 points apiece to lead East Tennessee State to a 65-51 victory over Chattanooga on …

College Basketball

ETSU beats Chattanooga, pulls within half-game atop SoCon

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — T.J. Cromer and A.J. Merriweather scored 15 points apiece to lead East Tennessee State to a 65-51 victory over Chattanooga on Saturday.<p>East Tennessee State (22-6, 12-3 Southern) has won four straight and eight of its last nine games, and pulled a half-game back of Furman …

College Basketball

A great weekend in Chattanooga

A compact city with a multitude of outdoor attractions, Chattanooga is ideal for a weekend getaway. Situated just about a two hours’ drive from several metropolitan areas — including Atlanta, Nashville, Birmingham and Knoxville — this city is an optimal spot for road trips and weekend visits. A …

Restaurants