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Etowah teen charged with murder in 2017 death of Kelsey Burnette

Etowah teen charged with murder in 2017 death of Kelsey Burnette

ETOWAH, Tenn. (WDEF) -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has made an arrest in the July 2017 death of Kelsey Burnette.  The post Etowah teen charged with murder in 2017 death of Kelsey Burnette appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Weather Update: Friday Morning’s Forecast – June 22, 2018

Weather Update: Friday Morning’s Forecast – June 22, 2018

Tennessee Valley (WDEF) – Scattered Showers And Storms Still In The Forecast! Clouds increase this morning in front of another round of showers and storms. This afternoon highs will  reach the mid to upper 80’s with the chance for scattered showers through the evening. Overnight should be mostly cloudy with lows in the upper 60’s and… ... Continue Reading
Tribute to veteran Newsman Ray White

Tribute to veteran Newsman Ray White

Our look back at some of his stories, broadcasts and interviews we did with him for our 50th anniversary. The post Tribute to veteran Newsman Ray White appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Three people killed in collision with train

Three people killed in collision with train

9:15 UPDATE: Lt. John Harmon from THP says the collision happened at 5:25 when a small car tried to cross the tracks and was hit by a northbound train. All three people who were killed were in the car. The crossing was on a private drive where there was no crossing arms. THP has not… ... Continue Reading
Walker County trying to draw outdoor enthusiasts

Walker County trying to draw outdoor enthusiasts

New campaign Walker Rocks targets outdoor tourism. The post Walker County trying to draw outdoor enthusiasts appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
John P. Franklin Dies at the age of 96

John P. Franklin Dies at the age of 96

Looking back at his career in education, politics and business. The post John P. Franklin Dies at the age of 96 appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Chattanooga man wants to find out who set his car on fire

Chattanooga man wants to find out who set his car on fire

A Chattanooga man says someone set his car on fire, and he wants to figure out who did it. The post Chattanooga man wants to find out who set his car on fire appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Hit and Run injures 2 year old on Wilson Avenue in Cleveland

Hit and Run injures 2 year old on Wilson Avenue in Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Tenn. (WDEF) – Cleveland Police say they are investigating a hit and run that injured a 2-year-old boyon Wilson Avenue in Cleveland. Witnesses told Cleveland Police they saw a dark colored truck hit a child and leave the scene. The child was transported to a local hospital. Officials say the child was alert when… ... Continue Reading
Health officials say more have contracted Hepatitis A after multi-state outbreak

Health officials say more have contracted Hepatitis A after multi-state outbreak

Health officials say more have contracted Hepatitis A after multi-state outbreak The post Health officials say more have contracted Hepatitis A after multi-state outbreak appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Cheesecake Factory seems to be coming to Hamilton Place

Cheesecake Factory seems to be coming to Hamilton Place

So what are the other top national chains we still don't have in Chattanooga? The post Cheesecake Factory seems to be coming to Hamilton Place appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Organization celebrates World Refugee Day in Chattanooga

Organization celebrates World Refugee Day in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Addar Ali is from Iraq, and He’s a refugee. “When I come here I was having trouble in my life in Iraq, and you know, in 2003 I have war in my country between different persons there. So can’t live there with my family. So I take all my family to… ... Continue Reading
State says Tennessee student assessments weren’t hacked

State says Tennessee student assessments weren’t hacked

Company blamed hacking for why schools had trouble accessing their tests this spring. The post State says Tennessee student assessments weren’t hacked appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Former WDEF newsman Ray White dies

Former WDEF newsman Ray White dies

Ray White bridged generations in TV, from the pioneer generation he began with, to the modern journalists in the 21st century. The post Former WDEF newsman Ray White dies appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
County leaders honor Claude Ramsey who died Monday

County leaders honor Claude Ramsey who died Monday

"This Commission, our Mayor, his staff, is a living legacy to Claude Ramsey." The post County leaders honor Claude Ramsey who died Monday appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
CPD says lawyer’s arguments not consistent with police reports

CPD says lawyer’s arguments not consistent with police reports

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) — The lawyer of the man who fought with a Chattanooga police officer Saturday says there are more details than what people have been seeing in the viral video on social media. McCracken Poston is representing 21-year-old William Alexander Floyd, the man seen in the viral video fist fighting with a police… ... Continue Reading
Chattanooga Police find child safe after being inside stolen car

Chattanooga Police find child safe after being inside stolen car

After a vehicle was stolen with a boy inside, Chattanooga Police want to remind parents to never leave their child alone in a car. The post Chattanooga Police find child safe after being inside stolen car appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
LaFayette Police looking for woman who took charity jar

LaFayette Police looking for woman who took charity jar

Woman caught on tape taking the container at a Mapco The post LaFayette Police looking for woman who took charity jar appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Woman charged with child abuse after child was burned

Woman charged with child abuse after child was burned

The burn was in the pattern of an iron. The post Woman charged with child abuse after child was burned appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Hamilton Co. looking to improve railroad traffic tie-ups at Volkswagen

Hamilton Co. looking to improve railroad traffic tie-ups at Volkswagen

They will ask for grants to ease traffic backups caused by Volkswagen trains The post Hamilton Co. looking to improve railroad traffic tie-ups at Volkswagen appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading
Pickup hits man walking along Paul Huff Parkway

Pickup hits man walking along Paul Huff Parkway

The pedestrian was killed. The post Pickup hits man walking along Paul Huff Parkway appeared first on WDEF. ... Continue Reading

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