A Lookout Valley youth who was 15 at the time of his alleged involvement in a massacre in the valley will stand trial as an adult. Jacob Allison, who is now 16, was taken by the sheriff's office to the Hamilton County Jail after a transfer hearing in Juvenile Court on Friday morning. Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw said under state law he has jurisdiction over rehabilitation of defendants only until they turn 19. In this case, he ... (click for more)
Native Chattanoogan Justin Wilkins will serve as Mayor Andy Berke's deputy chief of staff, it was announced Friday. Mr. Wilkins has spent the last several years serving as the Tennessee state director for multiple advocacy and electoral organizations, including Organizing for America and ... (click for more)
Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw said he is not retaining two of the six court magistrates. Leaving their posts will be Emma Andrews, who has been a magistrate (formerly called referee) for 16 years, and Elizabeth Gentzler, a magistrate for four years. Both have handled child support ... (click for more)
August 22, 2014
Here is the upcoming City Council agenda: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilwoman Berz). III. Minute Approval. ... (click for more)
Soddy Daisy Commissioners on Thursday night approved rezoning a tract of land at 669 Clift Mill Road for a new development of 31 homes. Developer George Luttrell requested the change from ... (click for more)
Here is the arrest report from Fort Oglethorpe for Aug. 15-21: James Lee Anthony, 21, of 268 Linda Lane, Rossville was arrested August 14 on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked. ... (click for more)
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