By now, you’ve probably seen the photo of a 3-year-old girl reaching out to touch the outstretched hand on a nearly completed mural of Harriet Tubman. The powerful painting was brought to life by artist Michael Rosato. The 59-year-old was asked to paint the mural by the Dorchester Center for the Arts for the 50th…

Braxton Moral walked across the stage Sunday at his high school in Ulysses, Kansas, as a newly-minted graduate. Less than two weeks later, the 17-year-old is set on May 30 to mark another milestone: receiving his undergraduate degree from Harvard University. Moral’s parents enrolled him at the world-renowned institution when he was just 11, he…

Abortion rights supporters gathered at statehouses, town squares and courthouses Tuesday across the United States in a show of opposition to a wave of laws attempting to sharply restrict abortion. “We will not go back,” protesters in Charlotte, North Carolina, chanted. “My voice, my choice,” protesters outside the Georgia state capitol in Atlanta shouted. More…

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Local workers rally in support of VW Chattanooga UAW election

Local workers rally in support of VW Chattanooga UAW election

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – A crowd gathered in Miller Park Monday afternoon. Some held signs reading, “Let them vote” and “UAW Union Yes.” From Ironworkers Local 704 to Office and Professional Employees International Union Local 179, members from several local unions came to share their support for Volkswagen workers wanting a UAW union election. It…

PSC Commissioner Tim Echols talks about solar project in Georgia

PSC Commissioner Tim Echols talks about solar project in Georgia

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Solar Energy is a hot topic these days. Georgia is actively trying to join the long list of states that offers solar power to their customers. Many places in South and Middle Georgia already have solar power fields in place. The solar power plants could save all Georgia Power customers money. Georgia PSC…

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2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

2018 High School Football Review: Week 1 (AUDIO)

It was a wild night in the Tennessee Valley. Storms raged as teams tried to complete their Week 1 games. Join Cowboy and Coca-Cola Red Zone Sideline Reporter Jeff Cate as they discuss the wet and wild action of Week 1 High School Football.

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

WATCH: Superbowl Commercial Favorites

Check out some of our favorite Superbowl commercials! Amazon, “Alexa Loses Her Voice” (BTW, you can listen to WGOW-FM on Alexa by saying, “Alexa, enable the Talk One Oh Two Point Three skill!” and to WGOW-AM by saying, “Alexa, enable the News W-G-O-W skill!”) NFL, “Touchdown Celebrations to Come” Budweiser, “Stand By You” Doritos, “DORITOS BLAZE…

Did you miss that pink sky?

Did you miss that pink sky?

On Monday, there was a proliferation of “pink sky” shots sent in by listeners.  Followed by obligatory, condescending “explanation of phenomenon” by meteorologists.  Best example I’ve ever seen…lasted 5 mins, or so at Henson’s Gap/Lewis Chapel Mtn., overlooking Dunlap, Tn.  Launch ramp of “Tennessee TreeToppers” hanggliding club.  

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

Bill B Blog 08.24.17

I boycotted the NFL for 2 years.   And I had a good reason….not faux-outrage from the right nor the left. But I digress. I hear the calls for protests…for boycotts of the NFL over Colin Kaepernick’s not being signed by any NFL team as quarterback.  They say it’s because of the former 49’ers QB’s…