CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Jake Stephens' 27 points helped Chattanooga defeat Murray State 69-66 on Saturday night.
Stephens also had 11 rebounds and three steals for the Mocs (3-3). Jamal Johnson added 13 points while shooting 3 for 12 (3 for 10 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line, and he also had seven rebounds.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Jacob Ognacevic scored 21 points to help lead Lipscomb past Chattanooga 72-66 on Wednesday night.
Ognacevic was 8 of 13 shooting, including 2 for 5 from distance, and went 3 for 4 from the line for the Bisons (4-2).
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Sam Alexis scored 27 points to help Chattanooga defeat Covenant 108-55 on Saturday.
Alexis had 11 rebounds for the Mocs (2-2). Jake Stephens added 15 points and seven rebounds.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Michael Hiers threw four touchdown passes and ran for a score and Samford won the Southern Conference title with a 35-24 victory over Chattanooga on Saturday in a match-up between ranked teams.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Jake Stephens’ 19 points helped Chattanooga defeat Oakland City 93-49 on Thursday night.
Stephens also added seven rebounds for the Mocs (1-1). Jamaal Walker scored 15 points while shooting 6 for 8, including 2 for 3 from beyond the arc.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Two people have been fatally shot in Chattanooga, Tennessee, police said.
Officers responded Sunday night to a reported shooting and found two people dead — one at a post office and another in a vehicle at the scene of a nearby crash, police said.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Preston Hutchinson threw three touchdown passes and Chattanooga had six takeaways in knocking off Mercer 41-21 on Saturday in a matchup of teams unbeaten in Southern Conference play.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Employees of Chattanooga's Bess T. Shepherd Elementary School blasted a prayer meeting over the school's exterior loudspeaker during the night, although district officials said it was an accident.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Preston Hutchinson threw for two touchdowns, Ailym Ford and Gino Appleberry each ran for more than 100 yards and Chattanooga rolled to a 41-13 win over VMI on Saturday.
Appleberry had two touchdowns to go with his 109 yards, the first and last as Chattanooga took a 31-10 halftime lead.
JASPER, Tenn. (AP) — A finalist on “American Idol” has died in a vehicle crash in Tennessee.
Willie Spence, 23, died Tuesday after hitting the rear of a tractor-trailer that was stopped on the shoulder of Interstate 24 East near Chattanooga, according to news outlets, which cited a Tennessee Highway Patrol report.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Ailym Ford ran for two of Chattanooga's three fourth quarter touchdowns to give the Mocs a 24-16 victory over East Tennessee State on Saturday.
East Tennessee State led 13-3 heading into the fourth quarter.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Preston Hutchinson threw for three touchdowns and ran for two more, leading Chattanooga to a 41-14 victory over North Alabama on Saturday.
Chattanooga's only touchdown, not accounted for by Hutchinson, came on a blocked punt in the fourth quarter.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Ailym Ford rushed for 156 yards and two touchdowns, Preston Hutchinson passed for 171 yards and a score, and Chattanooga rolled past Wofford 31-0 on Saturday in a season opener for both teams.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A preliminary investigation shows a mother from Tennessee fatally shot her adult son at his residence in Bismarck before taking her own life, police said Wednesday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sam Gooden, one of the original members of the Chicago soul group The Impressions and a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, has died. He was 87.
His daughter, Gina Griffin, said Gooden died Thursday, a month shy of his 88th birthday, in his hometown of Chattanooga, Tennessee, surrounded by his family.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (USX) on Wednesday reported a loss of $554,000 in its second quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Unum Group (UNM) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $370.4 million.
On a per-share basis, the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had profit of $1.83.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Astec Industries Inc. (ASTE) on Tuesday reported a second-quarter loss of $3.9 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had a loss of 17 cents.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen began production of its first electric vehicle assembled in the United States at a Tennessee plant Tuesday.
In a news release, the German automaker said it plans to ramp up production in Chattanooga of the ID.4 electric compact SUV to 7,000 cars per month in the fourth quarter of this year, with a goal of increasing that rate next year.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Covenant Logistics Group, Inc. (CVLG) on Monday reported second-quarter net income of $24.5 million.
The Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had net income of $1.56 per share.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Four inmates who escaped from the Silverdale Detention Center in Tennessee have been captured, the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office said.
Officers discovered that the inmates were missing during a headcount early Saturday in a minimum security housing unit, media outlets reported.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Tuesday announced that electronics repair company iFixit will establish an East Coast hub in Chattanooga.
According to a news release, iFixit is expected to invest $24.2 million and create more than 200 jobs in Hamilton County over the next five years.
RINGGOLD, Ga, (AP) — An Atlanta truck driver is charged with vehicular homicide after a northwest Georgia wreck left two adults dead and three children injured.
Joseph Chislom, 47, remained jailed without bail Sunday in Catoosa County after the Friday wreck.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard plans to conduct a large-scale drill this week involving a vessel on the Tennessee River in Chattanooga, officials said.
The maritime incident readiness drill is scheduled for Tuesday morning at the Riverpark boat ramp in Chattanooga, the Coast Guard said in a news release.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The owner of the Chattanooga Times Free Press has named Alton Brown as the newspaper's president.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The board that oversees Tennessee's community colleges and technology colleges says seven schools are getting a total of more than $5.7 million for career and technical education programs.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A motocross instructor who visited states from New York to Georgia has been charged with producing child pornography, federal officials said Wednesday.
Ryan Meyung, 30, is accused of engaging six minors in sexually explicit conduct to produce sexual abuse images and with transporting and possessing images of child sexual abuse, the Justice Department said in a news release announcing his indictment.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A fire that heavily damaged a historic church in Chattanooga was intentionally set and authorities searched Friday for a person of interest in the arson case, officials said.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Officials voted Thursday to suspend the business permit of a Tennessee nightclub near the scene of a mass shooting where three people were killed and 14 others injured, according to published reports.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A third arrest has been made in a mass shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where three people died and 14 were injured and police made another appeal to the public to help identify possible suspects.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A second arrest has been made in a mass shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where three people died and 14 were injured, police said.
Alexis Lewis, 36, was charged Monday with criminal homicide, reckless endangerment, and possession of a firearm during the commission or attempt to commit a dangerous felony, Chattanooga Police said in a statement.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Police have identified the three people who were killed in a Tennessee mass shooting last weekend that also injured 14 others.
Chattanooga Police on Friday said the three people who died are Darian Hixson, Myrakle Moss and Kevin Brown.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — One man has been arrested on a weapons charge in a mass shooting over the weekend in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where three people died and 14 were injured.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A shooting near a Tennessee nightclub early Sunday led to three deaths and 14 people suffering gunshot wounds and other injuries, police said.
Fourteen people were hit by gunfire and three were hit by vehicles while trying to flee the scene, according to Chattanooga Police Chief Celeste Murphy.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The National Center for State Courts has awarded a court in Tennessee a grant to help improve housing stability and prevent evictions.
According to a news release, Hamilton County's General Sessions Court is one of 13 state and local courts to receive the funding from the nonprofit court organization.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Six people wounded in weekend gunfire in a downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee, business district were all children, police said Monday.
Five of the victims were 15 and one was 13, Chattanooga Police said in a statement.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee said six people were wounded during an exchange of gunfire in a downtown Chattanooga business district.
At least one person of interest was detained shortly after the shooting Saturday night, police spokesperson Jeremy Eames said Sunday in a news release.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A fisherman has died after a boat sank on a southeastern Tennessee lake, wildlife officials said.
Ronnie D. Gholston, 24, was bowfishing with two other men on Nickajack Lake on Thusday night when their 15-foot boat began to sink, the Tennessee Widlife Resources Agency said.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen is holding a job fair aimed at hiring 1,000 production workers for its assembly plant in Tennessee.
The hiring event will take place Saturday onsite at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. (USX) on Thursday reported a loss of $8.9 million in its first quarter.
The Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had a loss of 17 cents per share.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Unum Group (UNM) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $253.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had net income of $1.25.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed against a Tennessee school system and school officials alleging a student was repeatedly sexually assaulted has been dismissed.
The dismissal came after the student's attorney missed deadlines and and didn't provide case information to school system lawyers, the Chattanooga Times Free Press reported Wednesday.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) _ Astec Industries Inc. (ASTE) on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $4.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based company said it had net income of 18 cents.