A rare two-headed copperhead discovered in Virginia

(CNN) – A rare discovery was made in northern Virginia this month when a two-headed baby copperhead slithered in the yard of a resident.The unnamed person who found the snake contacted the Virgini

DNA in NorCal Rapist case links suspect to sexual assaults in 6 counties

(CNN) – The suspected NorCal Rapist is scheduled to appear in court Monday, and authorities say it wouldn’t be happening without a tool that’s increasingly common in a crimefighter’s repertoire: gene

$18 million in cocaine shows up amid bananas given to prison

(CNN) – This shipment of bananas donated to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice was ripe for contraband.”Sometimes, life gives you lemons. Sometimes, it gives you bananas. And sometimes, it g

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Update: One Person Dead After Fiery Crash on Hwy 58

Update: One Person Dead After Fiery Crash on Hwy 58

Updated 09/23/18 9:50am Harrison, TN (WDEF) – Early Saturday afternoon, Chattanooga police responded to a fiery crash in the 5900 block of Highway 58, leaving in one person dead. Authorities report that Karen Saxton, 64, was entering Highway 58 from Congress Lane when she pulled into the travel path of another vehicle, driven by Allen…

The Salvation Army Deploys Officers to the Carolinas

The Salvation Army Deploys Officers to the Carolinas

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – The Salvation Army of the Greater Chattanooga Area received orders to deploy two officers and one staff member to join other Salvation Army units in the wake of the Hurricane Florence disaster. Captain Nathan Jones, Lt. James Harvin, and Drew Scott leave September 24th for Wilmington, North Carolina. From there, they…

Pickup Truck Crashes into Home on Cherryton Drive

Pickup Truck Crashes into Home on Cherryton Drive

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – In the early morning hours on Saturday, a Brainerd family was abruptly awakened when a pickup truck ran into their home. When Chattanooga firefighters arrived at 4113 Cherryton Drive, they confirmed that a large pickup truck had crashed into the base of the house. No one was injured. Firefighters worked to…

Shooting on East 14th Street

Shooting on East 14th Street

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – On Friday evening, the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a person shot in the 2000 block of East 14th Street. Upon arrival, officers located a juvenile, male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Hamilton County EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital.…

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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…