When Janette Rodgers of Cayce, S.C., describes the day she and her husband, Charles, almost lost their lives in a boating accident on Nickajack Lake, her gratitude shines through. More>>
Our 29th annual Share Your Christmas event will be in Cleveland, Dalton, Jasper and Chattanooga Friday, December 6 from 4:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. More>>
Brenda Bartee and Dr. Harry Bartee were at the lawyer's office for mediation about 1 p.m. CST, the Manchester police investigator said, but "the mediation apparently didn't go well." More>>
Marion County's high school football program will continue with a regular schedule in 2014, but will cancel spring practice after recent violations reported to the TSSAA. More>>
Eight of the occupants killed were not wearing seat belts; two of the fatalities were from in alcohol-related crashes. More>>
South Pittsburg running back Jajuan Lankford and Baylor kicker Rafael Gaglionone both won individual honors at the TSSAA Mr. Football awards banquet Monday in Murfreesboro, where Marion County linebacker Blake Zeman was also a finalist More>>
A dispute between property owners and a bankrupt developer someday could lead to several new Marion County roads. More>>
The original had electric motors used only to rewind the clock when the weights reached the floor and tripped the mercury switches -- which triggered the bell and winder mechanism.
The results of a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation probe into a fatal shooting by a Marion County deputy in September will be submitted soon to 12th Judicial District Attorney Mike Taylor, but officials remain mum on the outcome. More>>
The South Pittsburg senior running back racked up 283 yards and scored five touchdowns in leading the Pirates to the Class 1A state championship game for the fifth time in the last seven years with a 43-22 rout of host Coalfield. More>>
When officials discovered in August that there would be $242,000 in leftover grant money on Marion County's career and technical school project in Kimball, they had to find a way to spend it. More>>
The top-ranked Pirates (11-1) will travel to Coalfield for Friday night's Class 1A state semifinals, where they'll be greeted by a Yellow Jackets' roster that may boast the most size in the small-school ranks. More>>
The Marion County Warriors are still working to get past their troubles, as the scandal involving its coaching staff continues. More>>
It's been a tough couple weeks for the Marion County community. But now they're focused on healing. 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>>
Shocking developments continue to unfold in the Marion County football scandal. Four coaches are off the job, including Head Coach Mac McCurry. More>>
A volunteer assistant coach is relieved of duty for involvement in Marion County High School vandalism.
Channel 3 is now getting a better idea of what happened the night South Pittsburg's city administrator Sammy Burrows was arrested. 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>>
Channel 3 is learning more about why a South Pittsburg police sergeant was fired days after arresting the city administrator for speeding.
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>>
A local high school coach and teacher was arrested, charged with vandalizing his own school.
County investigators found enough evidence to arrest Schmitt, who had also been hired to coach the Warriors' baseball program. More>>
Another city's decision surprised residents Tuesday night. A South Pittsburg officer is off the job Tuesday night, and the city administrator has been re-instated. More>>
The city administrator of South Pittsburg is talking to Channel 3 about his arrest over the weekend. Sammy Burrows was booked in the Marion County Jail late Friday night for reckless driving, resisting arrest and other charges. More>>
A mother and her three daughters are homeless after a fire destroyed the place they had just begun renting.
The South Pittsburg City Administrator Sammy Burrows was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff's Department. More>>
Marion County's Hales Bar Dam was a snapshot of early 20th century American engineering. More>>
The dam's engineers chose a location on the Tennessee River near Jasper, TN, because the river was narrow there, and that stretch -- the Tennessee River Gorge -- was notoriously tough to navigate because of turbulent waters. More>>
A Marion County woman came out of Halloween with more than a bucket of sweets. More>>
In a county where fireworks stores are outnumbered only by churches, the command to "love thy neighbor" is forgotten each year when the game is played. More>>
If you plan to go to Friday night's football game between Marion County and South Pittsburg don't forget to take canned goods with you! More>>
In an effort to teach her students about the impact of the Holocaust, one educator, with the help of her students, thought outside of the box, and ended up teaching a lesson to the entire community. More>>
When construction of the new U.S. Highway 41 bridge across the Tennessee River was planned several years ago, it became Jasper's job to relocate the waterline that runs across the old bridge to Haletown, Tenn. More>>
The athletic facilities at Southeast Whitfield High School have needed a makeover for years, but the money just wasn't there. That is, until someone donated nearly a million dollars to the school for improvements. 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>>
Residents of a neighborhood on the Georgia - Tennessee line, are stuck using water from homemade creek pumps and wells, with a constant worry about its safety.
Nearly 400 state workers in the Tennessee Department of Labor are being furloughed because of the partial federal government shutdown. More>>
The federal government shutdown has cost South Pittsburg $410,000 for flood prevention repair work. More>>
The property tax rate in Marion County will remain the same despite some strong opposition. More>>
It may not be Halloween, but some unwanted creatures have created quite a problem for one local town.
It may not be Halloween, but some unwanted creatures have created quite a problem for one local town.More>>
A hefty sewer rate increase in one Marion County town is having far-reaching consequences in another. More>>
An alleged case of road rage sends a Marion County man to jail and a woman to the hospital. It involved three cars, a gun and children.
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.
One person is in custody following a shooting in Jasper. More>>
After a four touchdown and 311-yard night Marion County's Blake Zeman certainly deserved the WRCB Player of the Game award but Zeman felt Pam Griffith deserved it more. He gave it to Pam in honor of her daughter who died from cancer nine months ago. More>>
Premiums under the cheapest plan offered in Tennessee would average $181 per month, the third-lowest rate in the country. More>>
Three children were treated after a minor bus crash in Marion County. More>>
The Tennessee State Library and Archives is adding more than 1 million newspaper pages to its free online collection. More>>
Shaw Industries announced Tuesday plans to expand its facility in South Pittsburg. More>>
State elections officials nationwide have declared Tuesday National Voters Registration Day to encourage people to register and participate. More>>
The victim's body was left along the roadside as Pickett fled. Pickett was taken into custody in Chattanooga a couple of days later. More>>
State officials have ordered South Pittsburg to pay back a debt caused by the previous administration.
Time is running out for South Pittsburg homeowners to get help repairing their flood-damaged property.The Tennessee Housing Development Agency awarded South Pittsburg a $300,000 grant to help low to moderate More>>
Marion County dispatch says two missing teens have been found. More>>
There are still residents with unanswered questions to a development in Marion County. More>>
Four months after he stole an ambulance in Chattanooga, a man tries to steal a boat and then a car. This time it ended with a Marion County Deputy shooting and killing him. More>>
Souther says he was trying to do the suspect a favor. He says his attempt at a good deed could have gotten him killed. More>>
One person was killed in an officer involved shooting in Jasper, according to the TBI. More>>
Nearly nine months after her death, Kennedy Griffith is still being remembered as a real Marion County Warrior.
A complaint about prayer at football games, filed with the Freedom from Religion Foundation, prompted what is turning into a showdown in Marion County. More>>
The Freedom From Religion Foundation is calling South Pittsburg High School's pre-game prayer service, dubbed "Meet Me at the 50," unconstitutional. More>>
Although state officials have made improvements in how driver service centers operate, motorists still have long wait times for service. More>>
Prayer will no longer be said over the school's loud speaker after a recent complaint has the Superintendent trying to prevent any future problems or lawsuits. 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>>
Charges are pending following a fatal crash in Marion County. More>>
The City of South Pittsburg is anxiously waiting to receive state funding to help homeowners with repairs after last month's flood. The Tennessee Housing Development Agency has pledged a $300,000 grant. But some are asking, what is taking so long? More>>
The Tennessee Department of Transportation granted aeronautics grants to three area airports. More>>
The grant, of $150,000, will help "stabilize properties" in the New Hope Subdivision and can be used repair gutters, complete the installation of sidewalks and more.
The ordinance has passed one or all readings in Manchester, Monteagle, all five towns in Franklin County, and Tracy City and Palmer in Grundy County. More>>
It's been almost a month since flash flooding devastated the Marion County town of South Pittsburg. It did millions of dollars in damage to homes, schools, businesses and roads.
TDOT has announced which projects it will accept bids for on August 30. More>>
It's been more than a month since heavy rain caused one of the worst floods in South Pittsburg history. More>>
The Governor's Children's Cabinet of Tennessee awarded 137 children's computers to libraries and family childcare programs across Tennessee. More>>
It seemed like a good idea at the time, but now trees planted around Jasper's courthouse square pose a problem. More>>
It's getting to be back to school time, but for one Marion County school, it's more of a challenge. More>>
Local veterans and community members in South Pittsburgh, TN rolled up their sleeves Sunday morning to clean the moldy interior inside the American Legion Post. More>>
Flood-ravaged South Pittsburg is still in the recovery process. More>>
The grounds of Lloyd & Pounds Apartments in South Pittsburg were buried after major flash flooding July 10th. More>>
Repairs continue inside South Pittsburg Elementary school a little more than two weeks after historic flash flooding swept through the town. More>>
It's been two weeks since massive rainfall caused flash floods in the Marion County town of South Pittsburg. It damaged homes, cars, roads and businesses within in just a few hours. For many, the mess is still overwhelming.
A Marion County man is accused of shooting his wife in the face. More>>
Twelve days after the devastating flood in South Pittsburg, the plea for help is not over.
A command post is set up at the South Pittsburg Fire Department to accept volunteers to help clean up after last week's damaging flash floods. More>>
The Marion County town of South Pittsburg has entered into week two of cleanup.
TDOT and the Tennessee Highway Patrol are on the scene of an accident on Interstate 24 eastbound in Marion County.Around 4:00a.m. Thursday, a tractor trailer carrying a hazardous substance overturned. More>>
Damage estimates are in the millions, but South Pittsburg will not likely qualify for federal assistance. More>>
The city is down to four cars after a flood last week. More>>
Five families were stranded on one side of the bridge for nearly a week. More>>
South Pittsburg Mayor Jane Dawkins is organizing a damage assessment tour for Tennessee Housing Development Agency, THDA, and Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, TEMA, officials. More>>
The mayor is doubtful the town will qualify for federal aid. More>>
The Salvation Army is answering the call for help in South Pittsburg. More>>
South Pittburg city leaders turned their attention to helping the citizens clean up their homes Saturday. This comes three days after a flash flood left the city with millions in damages. More>>
Clean up efforts continue after a flash flood tore through Marion County Wednesday night. The heavy rainfall was expected, but no one could've predicted the destruction it wreaked. More>>
Residents of South Pittsburg saw damage all over the streets and their homes Thursday morning after flash flooding Wednesday night. More>>
It's been a sleepless night for many city officials in South Pittsburg. Wednesday night it was a rescue mission for the citizens. Thursday it's assess the damage and begin the clean up process. More>>
The flood waters left behind a trail of debris, brought down trees and moved cars out of their parking spots in South Pittsburg. More>>
Major flooding in South Pittsburg has shut down parts of the town, flooded businesses and homes and forced some evacuations. South Pittsburg Mayor Jane Dawkins told Channel 3 early Thursday morning there More>>