Chattanooga

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, …

Justice

'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 …

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

Chattanooga bus driver indicted in deadly crash

CLOSE<p>Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>The driver of a school bus filled with elementary students when it crashed in Chattanooga, killing at least five children, has been …

Crime

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

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

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

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

Chattanooga women rally past Mercer 61-59 to win SoCon

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jasmine Joyner's free throw with 3.9 seconds remaining — and a Mercer miss as time expired — helped Chattanooga cap a ferocious fourth-quarter rally to win a record fifth-straight Southern Conference Tournament Championship 61-59 on Sunday.<p>Joyner, named the tournament MVP, …

Sports

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 …

Sports

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 …

Broadband

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 …

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, …

Activism

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 …

Sports

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 …

Sports

A great weekend in Chattanooga

Things to see and do in Chattanooga<p>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 …

Travel

Blue Sky in Chattanooga, Tennessee

This weeks contribution to #<b>Color Challenge by Kalemandra</b>: <b>Sky Blue Friday</b>: A view of downtown <b>Chattanooga, Tennessee</b>. The city I grew up in and still …

Tennessee

Chattanooga slips past Wofford 73-65 (Feb 11, 2017)

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Greg Pryor scored 19 points, including four 3-pointers, and Chattanooga overtook Wofford in the second half for a 73-65 win …

College Basketball

Chattanooga Effectively Ends Veteran Homelessness - News 12 Now

<b>Chattanooga, Tenn.</b> <b>(WDEF)</b> – Less than three years after pledging to solve the issue of homelessness among military veterans, Chattanooga has reached …

Homelessness

Acox’s late hook shot lifts Furman over Chattanooga 60-56 (Feb 09, 2017)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) Devin Sibley made a key block, which lead to Kris Acox’s turnaround hook shot with 5.1 seconds left, and Furman beat …

College Basketball

Chattanooga’s forgotten alleyways come back to life with architectural installations

Passageways is a community outreach project that ‘activates the urban alley through architecture’<p>Four alleyways in downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee have been reclaimed and transformed into dynamic public spaces thanks to a community outreach project by AIA Tennessee and River City Company, the …

American Museum of Natural History

Cat Who Can't Walk Meets Kitten Just Like Him — And Falls In Love

No one really knows how the 6-week-old kitten ended up on the side of a road in Tennessee. Whatever had happened, the kitten, later named Jesse the …

Wildlife

WATCH: Chattanooga player makes insane one-legged shot falling out of bounds

There's skill, then there's what Greg Pryor did here<p>Kris Jenkins' buzzer-beater to win the national title. Christian Laettner's dagger to sink Kentucky. Just a few examples of amazing shots in college basketball history.<p>But none of those -- from a degree of difficulty standpoint -- can hold a …

Sports

East Tennessee State beats arch rival Chattanooga 76-71 (Jan 28, 2017)

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) Desonta Bradford scored 19 points, Hanner Mosquera-Perea had 18 points, nine rebounds and four blocks, and East Tennessee …

College Basketball