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 2020-10-31 15:51 

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200 mourners drive across county lines to honor Meigs County bus crash victims Saturday...

Around 200 people gathered Saturday morning for a memorial ride honoring the victims of the Meigs County bus crash. Vehicles decorated with words of support for the grieving community drove from the Bradley Square Mall to the Piggly Wiggly in Decatur. Org...

 2020-10-31 15:11 

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East Tennessee football team honors Meigs County bus crash victims...

MORGAN COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Friday was the first football game for Meigs County High School since the fatal bus crash that took the lives of two people in their district. They played Wartburg Central High School, but before the game, both sides pa...

 2020-10-31 14:00 

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THP: 28-year-old driver killed in Polk County crash Friday...

A 28-year-old driver was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Polk County. That's according to a preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol. The THP says it happened near U. S. Highways 411 and 64 on Friday. The preliminary report says the dr...

 2020-10-31 13:26 

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GSP: Motorcyclist killed in Whitfield County crash Friday...

The Georgia State Patrol confirms a motorcyclist was killed, after being hit by a car on GA 71 near Dietzen Way. Officials say it happened at 7:25 pm Friday. GSP says a motorcyclist was traveling north on GA 71, when a red Volvo failed to yield to oncomin...

 2020-10-31 04:20 

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Ringgold pastor quarantining after testing positive for COVID-19...

A Ringgold pastor is in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19. Ringgold United Methodist Senior Pastor Chris Bryant says he contracted the virus after visiting a family member in Indiana. He tested positive on Thursday, Oct. 29 after experiencing...

 2020-10-31 01:50 

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HCSO: Man hits two cars, nearly hits detective responding to CPD shooting incident...

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office says a man will be charged with aggravated assault after nearly hitting a detective who was on the way to investigate a shooting involving a Chattanooga Police officer Friday night. The sheriff's office says ar...

 2020-10-31 00:24 

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Resident burned, dogs and cat killed in Chattanooga house fire Friday night...

Chattanooga firefighters say a house fire has killed several pets and left a person with 2nd degree burns Friday night. Crews were called to 2011 Camden Street just before 7 p. m. , after a passerby reported seeing fire in a window of the home. When firef...

 2020-10-30 23:55 

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Chief Roddy: Officer shoots man who fired gun after crash near Shallowford Road...

Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy says a suspect who shot at one of his department's officers was in turn shot by the officer. Investigators are on the scene at the Circle K on the 4000 block of Shallowford Road Friday night. Chief Roddy spoke with...

 2020-10-30 23:41 

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UTC freshmen motivated to make change as 2020 election brings more young voters...

It's been one of the most historic election cycles of our lifetime, and there are just four days to go. While many people continue to make comparisons to the 2016 Election, there is one group that could be the key to making this election very differen...

 2020-10-30 23:30 

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Gov. Lee extends Tennessee State of Emergency due to surge in COVID-19 cases...

Governor Bill Lee announced Friday he has extended Tennessee's State of Emergency due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases. One of the main focuses of Lee's State of Emergency will be giving mayors the authority to issue local mask mandates. Gov...

 2020-10-30 23:21 

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Will Alabama join other states and allow early voting?...

After a three hour process, Emily Levine was able to cast her in-person ballot at the Jefferson County Courthouse earlier this week. Despite the wait, she was glad to be cast her ballot and exercise her right to vote. Levine has been one of the many Alaba...

 2020-10-30 22:33 

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Police: Sexual assault suspect not certified to work in LaFayette nursing home...

LaFayette Police say that three more nursing home residents, claiming they were sexually abused by Henrii Hosue Reynoso. On Friday, NewsChannel 9 learned that the 22 year old wasn't certified to work as a CNA at PruittHealth Shepherd Hills, but a COVI...

 2020-10-30 22:03 

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TDCI Commissioner resigns; was investigated month prior for alleged sexual harassment...

Tennessee's Commerce and Insurance Commissioner and former EPB executive Hodgen Mainda has submitted his resignation to Governor Bill Lee, one year after his appointment to the position. Documents reveal that in the month prior, he had been under a st...

 2020-10-30 20:54 

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Assisted living voters rely on staff to help with ballots instead of election commission...

Assisted living facilities and nursing homes have the option to help residents fill out their ballots. Majority of people inside these facilities are at a higher risk and more vulnerable age group for getting COVID-19. Sometimes they can't always get ...

 2020-10-30 17:59 

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Georgia Gov. Kemp, first lady quarantining after COVID-19 exposure...

His office says Georgia Governor Brian Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp are now quarantining themselves after they both were recently exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. Kemp Press Secretary Cody Hall released this statement: "Today, ou...

 2020-10-30 17:59 

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Georgia Gov. Kemp, first lady quarantining after COVID-19 exposure...

His office says Georgia Governor Brian Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp are now quarantining themselves after they both were recently exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. Kemp Press Secretary Cody Hall released this statement: "Today, ou...

 2020-10-30 16:48 

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Half of Tennessee's registered voters have already cast their ballots...

Half of Tennessee's registered voters have already cast their ballots, Secretary of State Tre Hargett announced Friday. By the end of early voting Thursday, 2,280,767 people, or 51%, cast their ballots. Six counties, Davidson,Cheatham, Rutherford, Wil...

 2020-10-30 16:41 

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Tiger tests positive for coronavirus at Zoo Knoxville...

A tiger at Zoo Knoxville has tested positive for the same virus that causes COVID-19 in humans, according to the zoo. Malayan tigers, Arya, a 6-year-old female and Bashir and Tanvir, 11-year-old males, showed symptoms of mild coughing, lethargy and loss o...

 2020-10-30 15:51 

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Gov. Kemp extends public health emergency, renews COVID-19 order...

On Friday, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed two new executive orders that affect the public health state of emergency and the renewal of COVID-19 restrictions. The Governor's Office said one executive order begins immediately and extends the current pub...

 2020-10-30 14:47 

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Final Georgia Senate debate canceled after Perdue drops out...

ATLANTA (AP) — The final debate between Republican Sen. David Perdue and Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff, scheduled for Sunday, has been canceled after Perdue dropped out to attend a campaign rally. Polls show a tight race between the two candidate...

 2020-10-30 14:36 

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Deported Dalton teen's story featured on ABC's 'Nightline' Friday night...

A 17-year-old boy who's lived most of his life in Dalton has been living with his aunt in Mexico City for the past few months, after spending several months in Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody. Friday night, ABC's "Nightline,...

 2020-10-30 14:15 

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Seat belt, school bus bill will be reintroduced in Tennessee, lawmaker says...

Another deadly crash involving a school bus in Tennessee has reignited a conversation about seat belts on school buses. A 7-year-old girl and the bus driver were killed in a crash this week in Meigs County. FOX 17 News has confirmed with Tennessee Highway...

 2020-10-30 14:09 

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TDOT: Crews shutting down U.S. 27 SB ramps at MLK Boulevard until Monday, Nov. 2...

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Heads up, drivers - TDOT says construction crews are closing a couple of ramps on Highway 27 in downtown Chattanooga this weekend. It's taking place on U. S. 27 southbound at the on and off ramps at Martin Luther King Boulev...

 2020-10-30 13:24 

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Tennessee students vote to re-elect President Trump in mock election...

More than 37,000 Tennessee students representing 262 schools cast their votes in this year's student mock election. President Donald Trump won the mock presidential election with 52. 3 percent of the vote. Former Vice President Joe Biden had 32. 7 per...

 2020-10-30 13:11 

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Interview: Cleveland teen in running for Focus on People Awards...
 2020-10-30 13:02 

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Tennessee's only open congressional race set to make history...

In northeastern Tennessee, two women have emerged as the top candidates vying for the state's only open congressional district in hopes of securing the seat that hasn't swung for a Democrat since the Civil War. First-time political candidates Repu...

 2020-10-30 12:53 

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Good Chatt. with Greg & Chloe: Stories to make you smile...
 2020-10-30 12:30 

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82% of ICU beds full as Alabama heads toward new COVID-19 spike...

Intensive care beds are filling up once again as coronavirus cases surge statewide. An internal HHS memo obtained by ABC News highlights the following: Alabama: Daily test positivity rate reached 16. 9% on Oct 22, the highest rate since mid-Sept. Montgome...

 2020-10-30 10:25 

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Suing governments, designated fees on the ballot in Georgia...

Georgia voters will decide whether to make it easier to sue the state and local governments as well as whether it should be harder for the state to spend fees collected for designated purposes on other things. A pair of proposed amendments to Georgia'...

 2020-10-30 10:23 

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Georgia to help troubleshoot jobless claims after complaints...

After months of complaints from people who have struggled to file unemployment claims, Georgia officials announced Thursday that they would begin scheduling troubleshooting appointments online. The Georgia Department of Labor said Thursday that it would l...

 2020-10-30 09:57 

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Spooky and Safe: Tips for a COVID-19 Halloween...

Halloweekend is upon us, and health officials are making a final push to encourage the world's ghosts and ghouls to be safe as coronavirus cases spike. A recent Harris Poll says 80 percent of families surveyed say trick-or-treating is at the list of t...

 2020-10-30 09:57 

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Spooky but Safe: Tips for a COVID-19 Halloween...

Halloweekend is upon us, and health officials are making a final push to encourage the world's ghosts and ghouls to be safe as coronavirus cases spike. A recent Harris Poll says 80 percent of families surveyed say trick-or-treating is at the list of t...

 2020-10-30 08:56 

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Vanderbilt University targeted in phishing scheme...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A phishing campaign targets a mid-state university. Vanderbilt University's IT security team is looking into a widespread phishing campaign that is currently targeting the university, the school reported Thursday. The subject of th...

 2020-10-30 00:42 

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TCVFD: Crews respond to crash with entrapment, trees and lines down at TN/GA state line...

The Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department (TCVFD) is at the scene of a crash with entrapment at the Tennessee/Georgia state line Thursday evening. TCVFD officials said it happened near the 1500 block of Ooltewah Ringgold Road. Crews did not say how many...

 2020-10-30 00:14 

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Meigs County teachers, counselors meet with families to help in coping process...

Meigs South Elementary is paying tribute to the bus driver and the 7-year-old student who lost their lives in a tragic bus crash on Tuesday. Balloons have been hung up to honor them. Meigs County Schools were closed Thursday because of weather concerns, b...

 2020-10-29 21:04 

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Firefighters battle blaze at apartment complex in East Ridge...

Fire trucks rushed to an apartment complex in East Ridge Thursday afternoon. It happened at the Park Ridge apartments on the 700 block of Frawley Road. Flames could be seen coming out of the roof of one of the buildings, as firefighters arrived around 4:3...

 2020-10-29 20:30 

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Cancer doesn't care about COVID: Pandemic poses threat to breast cancer diagnoses...

Even though she's battling Stage 4 breast cancer, Laticia Boyd doesn't believe in rainy days. "It keeps coming and I keep fighting," Boyd said. "I can't wait for that healing day to come. " Boyd discovered her breast cancer her...

 2020-10-29 20:16 

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Have COVID-19? Tennessee says you can vote at a designated polling site in your county...

If you are headed to the polls on Election Day, but have COVID-19 symptoms or have to quarantine, there's a place for you to vote. Each county in Tennessee will have a designated polling site for those people who are sick. In Hamilton County, the desi...

 2020-10-29 20:16 

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Have COVID-19? Tennessee says you can vote at a designated polling site in your county...

If you are headed to the polls on Election Day, but have COVID-19 symptoms or have to quarantine, there's a place for you to vote in person. Each county in Tennessee will have a designated polling site for those people who are sick. In Hamilton County...

 2020-10-29 17:35 

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Wrecker service driver killed while helping motorist on I-24 in Marion County Wednesday...

A driver for Monteagle Wrecker Service was killed while helping out another motorist stranded along Interstate 24 in Marion County on Wednesday, according to the company. Monteagle Wrecker Service says Robert Clayton of Manchester had worked for the compa...

 2020-10-29 17:31 

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Tennessee D.A. shares family's thanks after husband murdered in front of pregnant wife...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --The District Attorney of a Middle Tennessee community is sharing the heartfelt thanks of a family left devastated after a gunman killed a pregnant woman's husband in front of her after kidnapping the couple. 23-year-old Jordan Steve...

 2020-10-29 17:31 

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Tennessee encourages nursing homes to apply for funding to help facilitate visitations...

Tennessee is encouraging nursing homes to apply for funding to help facilitate in-person visitation. Tennessee Department of Health officials said up to $3,000 is available to nursing homes throughCivil Money Penalty Reinvestment funds. This money can be ...

 2020-10-29 17:14 

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Tennessee tops 2.1 million in early, absentee voting...

Thursday marks the last day in Tennessee to vote early in person for the Nov. 3 presidential election. Secretary of State Tre Hargett's office says more than 2. 1 million Tennesseans have voted as of the close of polls Wednesday, already surpassing th...

 2020-10-29 16:50 

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Report: President Trump to campaign in Rome, Georgia this Sunday...

The Rome News Tribune reports that Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) records show President Trump will make a campaign stop in Rome, Georgia this Sunday. If confirmed, it would be the campaign swing by either President Trump or his challenger Joe Bide...

 2020-10-29 14:20 

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Fallen tree forces Signal Mountain Middle-High to go to remote learning Thursday...

Hamilton County Schools says after Thursday morning's heavy rains, Signal Mountain Middle/High will need to move to remote learning day. That is because a tree fell on a power line that cut power to the school later on Thursday morning. Hamilton Count...

 2020-10-29 14:08 

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Interview: It's National Disability Employment Awareness Month...
 2020-10-29 14:03 

FOX Chattanooga

CPD: Man shot several times Wednesday night...

Chattanooga Police say officers are investigating after a 38-year-old man was shot several times Wednesday night. Police say a little before 10 p. m. , police responded to Farleigh Street on a report of shots fired. A few minutes after police arrived, the...

 2020-10-29 13:53 

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Interview: Annual Turkey Trot taking on new look during pandemic...
 2020-10-29 13:24 

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Employee at LaFayette nursing home charged with sexual abuse, staff members also charged...

LaFayette Police say they're on the lookout for an employee at a nursing home in LaFayette who faces charges he sexually assaulted a patient there. The City of LaFayette also says in a Facebook post that the home, Pruitt Care Shepherd HIlls on 800 Pat...

 2020-10-29 12:38 

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Interview: Family has "Hocus Pocus"-themed birthday photo shoot...

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