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 2020-01-28 14:23 

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Delta Air Lines worker fatally shot in employee parking lot near Atlanta's airport...

Police say a Delta Air Lines employee was shot in a company parking lot and later died on the way to a hospital. College Park police say the shooting happened Sunday night in the lot near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Officers found 30...

 2020-01-28 14:19 

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Tennessee voucher participants could still face taxes...

Tennessee's top education officials conceded Monday that a small number of parents who participate in the state's latest school voucher initiative might be taxed for participating in the program. The development comes after months of debate betwee...

 2020-01-28 13:50 

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Grundy, Sequatchie Counties now "Second Amendment Sanctuaries"...

Commission members in Grundy County and Sequatchie County have voted to have their counties be official "Second Amendment Sanctuaries. " Such a designationmeans law enforcement and county officials would not enforce any new gun control laws that s...

 2020-01-28 13:28 

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Former Harlem Globetrotter Paul "Showtime" Gaffney remembers Kobe Bryant...
 2020-01-28 13:28 

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Former Harlem Globetrotter Paul "Showtime" Gaffney remembers Kobe Bryant...
 2020-01-28 13:11 

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Tennessee mom accused of selling heroin with 5-year-old daughter in car...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) - A Nashville mom is facing several charges after Metro Police say she was caught selling heroin with her 5-year-old daughter in the car. Crystal Wheeler, 33, is charged with child endangerment, possession or exchange of a controll...

 2020-01-28 11:17 

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Ringgold Police Chief resigns Monday night...

Ringgold Police Chief Dan Bilbrey announced his resignation at a meeting of the Ringgold City Coundil Monday night. Ringgold City Councilwoman Kelly Bomar confirms to NewsChannel 9 that Chief Bilbrey officially stepped down. She says "I appreciate his...

 2020-01-28 02:20 

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Officials: $200 million Amazon center in Tennessee to create 1,000 jobs...

Officials say a $200 million Amazon distribution center in Memphis, Tennessee will employ 1,000 workers and should be up and running in time for this year's holiday season. With the skeleton of the massive building in the background, Amazon officials ...

 2020-01-28 01:25 

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Galinger family sues Ringgold restaurant, says actions & policies contributed to crash...

The family of Chattanooga Police Officer Nicholas Galinger is officially suing Farm to Fork in Ringgold, claiming the restaurant's actions and policies contributed to the crash that killed him. Janet Hinds was charged with hitting and killing Officer ...

 2020-01-28 00:23 

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Kobe's helicopter given special permission to fly, investigators will look into weather...

The unexpected death of Kobe Bryant, one of his daughters, and seven others have left the county and world in shock. Their helicopter went down in Calabasas, California Sunday, killing everyone on board. Kobe Bryant, 13-year-old daughter among 9 killed in...

 2020-01-27 23:48 

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UPS apologizes to Dayton family after truck driver runs over dog...

UPS has apologized to a Dayton, Tennessee family, and says "appropriate action" is being taken after video shows a driver for the company run over one of the family's dog. Last Tuesday, we spoke with the Shipley family, who said a UPS driver h...

 2020-01-27 23:43 

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Young athletes in Chattanooga pay respects to the legacy of Kobe...

Kobe Bryant made a lasting impact on a young generation of athletes across the world. Chattanooga is no exception. After the NBA superstar's death on Sunday, the sports world was in shock. It was then, we truly got to see how much Kobe "Bean" ...

 2020-01-27 22:17 

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IRS notifies Tennessee legislator of $19K in unpaid taxes...

The Internal Revenue Service filed a federal tax lien against a Tennessee state legislator notifying the lawmaker that he failed to pay just over $19,000 in federal income taxes over two years. IRS documents filed at the beginning of the month and recentl...

 2020-01-27 21:55 

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#GottaCatchEmAll: Collegedale PD searches for suspect in Pokmon trading card theft...

Theft is no way to become aPokmon master, and police need your help to "catch 'em all" - well, at least this one suspect. Collegedale Police shared a post on Facebook Monday, asking for your help in identifying a man they say stolePokmon tradi...

 2020-01-27 21:23 

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Dade County Deputy Bradford returns to work after being injured in 2018 chase...

A Dade County deputy is back on the job, more than a year after he was severely injured in the line of duty. Deputy Tommy Bradford lost his left leg and sustained many other injuries while trying to stop a driver being chased by police in Trenton in Augus...

 2020-01-27 20:54 

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MISSING: Catoosa Co. Sheriff's Office searching for 47-year-old man...

The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding 47-year-old Joseph Harman Smith. Sheriff's office officials shared a post on Facebook Monday. Officials say Smith is 6'02" tall and weighs about 190 pounds. He has gray...

 2020-01-27 17:18 

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Get Moving Monday: Working out in the cold versus inside...
 2020-01-27 16:25 

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Nominations now open for 2020 Class of Bassmaster High School All-Americans...

B. A. S. S. is seeking nominations for the best and brightest high school bass anglers in the country. The Bassmaster High School All-American Fishing Team presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors recognizes the 12 most outstanding high school anglers in th...

 2020-01-27 16:15 

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Biologists search for more Asian carp in Chickamauga Lake...

Anglers and biologists are still buzzing about the recent report, verified by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, that Asian carp have made their way into Chickamauga Lake. However, since that report, there have been no further reports or sightings, ...

 2020-01-27 14:42 

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Vote! Ways you can be prepared to cast your ballot on Super Tuesday...
 2020-01-27 13:52 

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Chattanooga Red Wolves gear up for a new season...
 2020-01-27 12:22 

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Report: 'Multiple' dead, missing, injured after overnight fire at dock in Scottsboro, Ala....

The Scotstboro Fire Department says "multiple" people are dead, seven people are missing, and several more were injured after a fire at a boat dock at the Jackson County Park in Scottsboro early Monday morning, according to WHNT-TV in Huntsville. ...

 2020-01-27 11:59 

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Novalis Innovative Flooring to add new production facility in Dalton, creating 120 jobs...

Flooring manufacturer Novalis says it will soon build its first U. S. production facility in Dalton, a move that will create at least 120 jobs as part of a $30 million investiment. Novalis says the new facility will be located adjacent to Novalis' new...

 2020-01-27 11:44 

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Tennessee seeks groups to help in youth summer food program...

Tennessee officials are seeking out organizations to sponsor a program that serves free meals to children over the summer. In a news release, the Tennessee Department of Human Services said the need for the Summer Food Service Program is especially pressi...

 2020-01-27 06:13 

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Kobe Bryant fans in Chattanooga react to his death, reflect on a global icon...

Whether you're a sports fan or not, you likely knew the name 'Kobe Bryant. ' "He was an idol over generations," said Kevin Ni, a Kobe fan. WTVC. Ni is visiting Chattanooga but lives in Atlanta, Ga. He is originally from China. He says ...

 2020-01-26 20:58 

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Tennessee state leaders offer chance for people in Chattanooga to register to vote...

People in Chattanooga got the chance to register to vote in Tennessee -- at Olivet Baptist Church downtown. Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett helped people through what he calls a very easy process. Organizers say you can easily register to vote wi...

 2020-01-26 19:49 

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Report: Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash...

CALABASAS, Calif. (SBG) -- Kobe Bryant died in a California helicopter crash Sunday morning,TMZ Sports reports. The former Los Angeles Laker player was in the aircraft when it crashed into a hillside in the Calabasas area, officials told Variety. This is ...

 2020-01-26 19:49 

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Kobe Bryant, 41, dies in fiery helicopter crash...

CALABASAS, Calif. (SBG) -- Basketball legend Kobe Bryant died in a California helicopter crash early Sunday morning. Bryant, 41, was one of five people aboard the aircraft when it crashed into a hillside in the Calabasas area, according to Variety. Source...

 2020-01-26 19:07 

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GSP assists with pursuit in Whitfield County Saturday night...

Georgia State Patrol says they assistedWhitfield County in a pursuit Saturday night. GSP says a Trooper did catch up to where the pursuit was occurring, but was active in the pursuit. The primary officers in the pursuit were with Whitfield County, accordi...

 2020-01-26 16:56 

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Kemp proposes $900M borrowing plan as part of Georgia budget...

Gov. Brian Kemp is proposing that Georgia borrow almost $900 million for construction projects and equipment next year. That amount is likely to rise before lawmakers get done with the state budget. Key projects in the Republican governor's borrowing ...

 2020-01-26 16:53 

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Georgia inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies...

A Georgia death row inmate whose scheduled execution was halted in September 2017 by the U. S. Supreme Court after his lawyers argued his death sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias has died. The Department of Corrections says Keith "Bo...

 2020-01-26 12:46 

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Cleveland Police seek burglary suspect...

Cleveland police are asking the public to help them identify the man caught on security footage. Officials say he is a suspect in 5 total burglaries in Cleveland. The Police Department says you can call them at (423) 303-3134 or message them on facebook. ...

 2020-01-26 07:48 

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Utility pole fire causing power outages near Dalton, Georgia...

Walker County Dispatch confirms there is a utility pole fire near Dalton, Georgia. Dispatch says the pole is down on 949 Joe Robertson Road. North Georgia EMC has reported power outages on their website in the area. We are working to learn how many people...

 2020-01-26 06:28 

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Pink! Gala organizers say they expect record proceeds after breast cancer benefit...

Organizers at the 15th Annual Pink! Gala -- says they likely raised more than $500,000 at their event Saturday evening -- breaking their mark from 2019. The Gala benefits the MaryEllen Locher Foundation, and all proceeds go to the MaryEllen Locher Breast ...

 2020-01-26 04:55 

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CFD: Residents safe after apartment fire near downtown Chattanooga...

The Chattanooga Police and the Chattanooga Fire Department quickly responded to a house fire that occurred at 8:43 this evening on Fairview Avenue. According to the Chattanooga FD, all occupants were out of the building when crews arrived on the scene. Sm...

 2020-01-25 23:49 

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'A senseless crime': Neighbors of slain Ooltewah hairdresser react to suspect's arrest...

No matter who you ask in Horseshoe Bend Estates, their description of theneighborhood is the same. "It's an extremely quiet neighborhood," resident Angel Snyder said. Which made the horrific murder of Ooltewah hairdresser Patrick Godwin on Jan...

 2020-01-25 19:42 

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Firefighters on scene of house fire in Hamilton County...

Hamilton County officials are responding to a house fire on Village Wood Drive in Harrison, Tennessee. When our NewsChannel 9 crew arrived tot he scene, the roof was almost completely burned through. Highway 58 Fire Department, Squad 7, Quint 7, and Batta...

 2020-01-25 17:28 

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Three Chattanooga teens are head to the McDonald's All American Girls Game...

Three girls have been chosen to play in the McDonald's All American Games in Houston. Kamilla Cardoso, Madison Hayes, and Treasure Hunt will play alongside 23 other girls from all across the United States. Madison Hayes of East Hamilton High School an...

 2020-01-25 15:40 

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Chattanooga Police investigating Saturday morning shooting...

Chattanooga Police say they are investigating after a early morning shooting. Police say it happened around 12:59 AM on the 3200 block of Conner Street. Upon arrival, police say they found a 36 year-old man with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. They ...

 2020-01-25 15:22 

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Chattanooga Police investigating Friday night shooting...

The Chattanooga Police Department says they are investigating after they were called to a hospital after someone arrived with injuries from a gunshot wound. The incident happened around 6 PM on January 24th. Police says they were told by medical staff tha...

 2020-01-25 14:10 

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To The Rescue: Rogue...

Meet Rogue. She was found on November 23 in an alley. Meet Rogue. She is very friendly and loves to meet people. (Image: Erin Thomas) At the time she weighed 21 pounds and was so weak she couldn't even stand up. She was taken to Animal Emergency and S...

 2020-01-25 13:08 

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Garage a total loss after a fire on Friday in Hamilton County...

Fire officials say a garage is now a total loss after a fire broke out Friday afternoon. Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call around 3:45 pm on Pierce Road. Crews reported a metal garage was on fire with several cars inside with propan...

 2020-01-25 12:36 

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Man arrested in connection with Ooltewah hairdresser's murder...

A man is arrested in connection with a murder in Ooltewah on January 8th. Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office confirmed to NewsChannel 9 SanelDurkacovik was arrested Saturday night. Durkacovik has been arrested for Patrick Godwin's ...

 2020-01-25 05:03 

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Mother & son to be sentenced in 2017 Polk County double murders...

A mother and son will be sentenced in the murders of two men whose bodies were found in a Polk County home in 2017. On March 3, 2017, 53-year-old Larry Jeffries and 27-year-old Jeremy Walker were found dead inside a home in Old Fort. (Left to right) The b...

 2020-01-25 02:45 

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East Hamilton and Soddy Daisy compete in unified bowling tournament; it's about inclusion...

On Saturday, Soddy Daisy and East Hamilton High Schools will compete for a state championship in bowling in Smyrna, Tennessee. It's a contest called "unified" bowling. Athletes with disabilities bowl with non-disabled athletes or partners. The...

 2020-01-25 00:27 

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Tennessee attorney offers free divorce for Valentine's Day...

A Tennessee attorney is giving away free divorce representation to one client for Valentine's Day. It may seem counter-intuitive, but W. Scott Kimberly says that for many people, Valentine's Day is just a reminder that they remain trapped in a bad...

 2020-01-25 00:06 

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'Shark Tank' sharks visit CCS to meet student who won sweepstakes grand prize...

A Chattanooga Christian School (CCS) student is the grand prize winner of 'Shark Tank's high school sweepstakes, and what she won is way more than what she expected. Usually when high schoolers tweet, they are sharing a meme or going back and fort...

 2020-01-24 23:06 

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UTC says no reports yet of coronavirus, but university is prepared to respond to threat...

Health officials announced Friday that two people in U. S. have so far been diagnosed with the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), a deadly new virus from China. Now, the University of Tennessee Chattanooga says it is taking steps to monitor the situation...

 2020-01-24 21:53 

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Tennessee Gov. Lee signs anti-LGBT adoption bill into law...

Tennessee has become the latest to assure continued taxpayer funding of faith-based foster care and adoption agencies even if they exclude LGBT families and others based on religious beliefs. Republican Gov. Bill Lee signed the bill into law on Friday, ma...

 2020-01-24 21:39 

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City leaders want EPA to guarantee cleanup at East Lake Rec after lead found in soil...

Chattanooga leaders want to make sure your kids and grandkids are safe after the state found dangerous lead in the soil at the East Lake Rec Center. One city councilman says our story revealing those test results caused him to contact the EPA. We revealed...

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