The Cleveland School Board on Friday fired Dr. Martin Ringstaff, director of schools, for sending sexually explicit messages to an anonymous woman a year ago. His termination is effective immediately and does not include severance pay. The school board called an emergency meeting after Dr. Ringstaff, who is married, admitted to sending explicit messages to another woman. Though Dr. Ringstaff sent the messages a ... (click for more)
The president of the Chattanooga History Center, which has halted plans for a world class history museum near the Aquarium after raising over $10 million, said no other information will be provided at this time. Chattanoogan.com had sought details about prior spending and the salary of former ... (click for more)
Fire investigators are trying to determine how a fire started early Friday morning at the Brainerd Trophy Shop. An employee of the shop told firefighters that early Friday morning, he checked the shop's security cameras from his home in Hixson. When he noticed the camera went offline, he drove ... (click for more)
February 5, 2016
Police arrested Ubaldo Hernandez, 23, Wednesday for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old girl. Police stated Hernandez engaged in consensual sex with a minor in Hamilton County around ... (click for more)
East Ridge Police are investigating a shooting that involved two juveniles at the 4200 block of Bennett Road. Responding officers found a 16-year-old boy in the bedroom with a single gunshot ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Highway Patrol’s East Bureau Interdiction Plus Team (IPT) initiated a traffic stop on Knox County that led to the discovery of 13 kilos (equal to 29 pounds) of crystal meth, and ... (click for more)
Should the city stop funding for the Violence Reduction Initiative?