A 2-year-old was killed and an 11-month-old shot in the head over the weekend in Philadelphia

A 2-year-old girl was fatally shot in the back of the head and an 11-month-old is in critical condition after two separate shootings in Philadelphia this weekend. The infant was shot four times — including once in the head — while inside a vehicle Saturday night, CNN affiliate WPVI reported. The shooting happened around 8…

Tornado touched down in northern Dallas, National Weather Service says

A tornado touched down in northern Dallas Sunday, according to the National Weather Service in Fort Worth. The service tweeted it had visual confirmation north of Interstate 635 and east of I-75 around 9:30 p.m. CDT. There were no reported injuries or deaths as of early Monday morning, the city’s website said. Police and fire…

A West Point cadet is missing along with an M4 rifle, military academy says

A West Point cadet is missing along with an M4 rifle, the military academy said after military, federal, state and local agencies conducted extensive searches to locate the man. Authorities don’t believe the cadet has any magazines or ammunition or poses a threat to the public. He may be a danger to himself, the military…

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Chattanooga, Tenn (WDEF)- It’s only October and you may think it’s too early to start thinking about Christmas but the Salvation Army is beginning their preparation for the Angel Tree campaign. Starting this week, registration will be located at the Salvation Army on North Moore Road, right across from Brainerd High School. “This year were…

School Board Trying To Find A Solution For Disciplinary Problems

School Board Trying To Find A Solution For Disciplinary Problems

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (WDEF) – Talks about Hamilton County Schools disciplinary issues have increased after last night’s school board meeting. RHONDA THURMAN/HAMILTON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD-Rhonda Thurman, a Hamilton County School Board member says, “The kids just have to know where to draw the line and I think it’s time we draw a red line and say…

1000 Miles on a Tractor

1000 Miles on a Tractor

Imagine traveling over 1 thousand miles not by car, plane, or train… but on a tractor. The post 1000 Miles on a Tractor appeared first on WDEF.

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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…