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Local citizens, officials react to Trump assassination attempt

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- We are hearing from some of our local leaders Saturday evening on their reactions to this assassination attempt on former President Trump. Among them were Representative Chuck Fleischmann is preparing to head to Milwaukee to nominate President Trump to the Republican nomination. However, this evening’s events stirred up strong emotions for him,…

Weather Update: Saturday – July 13, 2024

Weather Update: Saturday – July 13, 2024

WDEF-TV News 12 Tennessee River Valley weather forecast Saturday: Sunshine, hot. Highs: high 90’s. Winds: Calm. Overnight: Mostly clear, warm. Lows: low/mid 70’s. Winds: Calm. Sunday: Sunshine, hot. Highs: high 90’s to near 100. Winds: Calm. Overnight: Mostly clear, warm. Lows: low/mid 70’s. Winds: Calm. Monday: Sunshine, hot. Highs: high 90’s to near 100. Winds:…

Controversy over signs in school board race

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- As early voting begins across Hamilton County, there is some controversy over one school board race. Democratic incumbent member Jill Black is facing off against Republican challenger Sherrie Guinn Ford for the District 11 seat. That seat covers portions of southern Chattanooga including Lookout Valley, Saint Elmo, and East Lake. As voters…

Controversy over signs in Hamilton County school board race

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – As early voting begins across Hamilton County, there is some controversy over one school board race. Democratic incumbent member Jill Black is facing off against Republican challenger Sherrie Guinn Ford for the District 11 seat. That seat covers portions of southern Chattanooga including Lookout Valley, Saint Elmo and East Lake. As…

Dalton road resurfacing project begins July 16

Dalton road resurfacing project begins July 16

DALTON, Ga. (WDEF) — Four separate roads in Dalton will undergo resurfacing starting Tuesday, July 16. There will be a total of 8.5 miles resurfaced in Dalton. The Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant resurfacing project will begin Tuesday with work on Tibbs Road. Tibbs Road will be resurfaced from Walnut Avenue to Shugart Road. Once…

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