The rock slide along the Ocoee River, that shut down part of Highway 64 in Polk County is still causing some delays. It happened a week ago.
Due to water problems there will be no school Monday at Polk County High, Chilhowee Middle, South Polk Elementary and Benton Elementary. More>>
The Etowah Police Department and Fire Department hand-delivered fruit bags and stuffed animals to two nursing homes in Etowah for the second straight year Tuesday. More>>
Trucks were out spraying the roads with brine in preparation for winter weather that could be hitting the Tennessee Valley this Thanksgiving week. More>>
State officials have confirmed that a strain of E. coli that sickened nine children has been matched to animal waste collected at an East Tennessee dairy farm that sells raw milk. More>>
Thanks to a new communications satellite launched in 2011, a company named Exede Internet is beaming a message of hope from outer space to those stranded in the Internet wastelands. More>>
Restaurants at eight Tennessee state parks will be open Nov. 28 to serve Thanksgiving dinner. More>>
Johnson's salary was frozen under the federal pay freeze. But his base salary paid for nine months of work, $712,500, represented only 12% of his total compensation. More>>
It's that time of the year again: Tennessee State Parks is offering special winter rates. More>>
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says the state has benefited from a company hired to manage its assets, despite a comptroller's report that suggests the company may have benefited from its own advice, creating a conflict of... More>>
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says he's committed to improving the salaries of the state's teachers and plans to provide some degree of funding in his proposed budget to start doing so. More>>
A Polk County family is grieving after a fire takes the life of one man. Officials say four family members were inside the home when the fire broke out. All four made it out, when for unknown reasons the man of the house went back inside, and never made it out. More>>
A new report shows there were more than 7,500 cases of bullying reported in Tennessee's public schools during the 2012-13 school year. More>>
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and law enforcement agencies across the state will be collecting unused prescription medications on Saturday. More>>
Nearly 400 state workers in the Tennessee Department of Labor are being furloughed because of the partial federal government shutdown. More>>
The American Civil Liberties Union - Tennessee has sent letters to school administrators to give them legal information regarding school-sponsored prayer at public school football programs.
Polk County officials have scheduled a brief power outage Wednesday. More>>
Premiums under the cheapest plan offered in Tennessee would average $181 per month, the third-lowest rate in the country. More>>
The Tennessee State Library and Archives is adding more than 1 million newspaper pages to its free online collection. More>>
State elections officials nationwide have declared Tuesday National Voters Registration Day to encourage people to register and participate. More>>
Bears are nothing news in the Channel 3 viewing area, but more homes are getting an up-close encounter than ever before.
Multiple viewers have reported spotting black bears in the area, but one Polk County woman caught it on camera. More>>
A fatal wreck involving a pickup pulling a boat and a truck shut down a part of Highway 64 in April.
A man involved in a double fatal crash in Polk County will not be charged. More>>
Although state officials have made improvements in how driver service centers operate, motorists still have long wait times for service. More>>
The rockslide is in the same area where the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) installed a rockfall fence following a rockslide that occurred in January 2010. More>>
A Polk County man says he was conned out of money and an apartment by his landlord. He's the latest of several renters who claim problems with the same man. More>>
State Troopers and police are cracking down on dangerous driving this Labor Day weekend. Agencies from six states, including Tennessee and Georgia, team up for Hands Across the Border. More>>
The Ocoee rafting community is trying to figure out how two women died on the river within 24 hours, under nearly identical circumstances. More>>
Emergency crews responded to two rafting accidents this weekend on the Ocoee River, both resulting in fatalities. More>>
An Atlanta woman died Saturday while rafting on the Ocoee River. More>>
The Hamilton County STARS rescue team got real experience in a swift water rescue class. More>>
Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act of 2013 Monday.
The grant will provide funding for new sidewalks, crosswalks, street lighting and landscaping. More>>
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says traffic fatalities on state roadways have declined nearly 14 percent for the first six months of 2013, compared with the same period last year. More>>
What nature gives with one hand, it takes away with another. More>>
Rhea county's Michael Neal has mastered the art of juggling. At 21-years-old he runs and operates the Dayton Boat Dock which is hosting this weekend's FLW fishing tournament on Chickamauga Lake.
It started as a challenge between a Tennessee fishing pro and his wife to make better fishing tackle.
A Polk County man faces attempted murder charges after a shooting in Etowah. More>>
As summer starts, many of us will be spending more time outdoors. From falls, to snake bites, there are dangers out there. There's also a right and a wrong way to treat injuries. More>>
The investigation was conducted by the Comptroller's Division of Investigations and the Polk County Sheriff's Department for the 2012 calendar year. More>>
UT's Department of Retail, Hospitality, and Tourism Management conducted the study in partnership with the Ocoee River Outfitters Association and America Outdoors Association. More>>
Bond is set for a man accused of killing three people in Polk County. More>>
Bond has been set for a man accused of killing three people in Polk County. More>>
Showers and storms should end by around sunset this Sunday evening. Please be aware that even after storms are gone some roads/intersections may remain under water from flash flooding. More>>
Polk County High School is putting in extra effort to prepare graduating seniors for the challenges that await after they earn their diplomas. More>>
Governor Bill Haslam announced Monday that April 15 through 19 will be Work Zone Awareness week. More>>
Polk County emergency responded to a structure fire in the 400 block of Highway 123. More>>