Two women arrested for heroin in Sequatchie
Two women arrested for heroin in Sequatchie

Law enforcement officers seized heroin, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia,

Georgia voters challenge validity of new election system
Georgia voters challenge validity of new election system

Voters who prefer hand-marked paper ballots are challenging the validity of the new voting system chosen by Georgia election officials.

Alligators caught climbing fences and swimming across roads in Florida
Alligators caught climbing fences and swimming across roads in Florida

The gator made a much more graceful landing than many of us would have.

Hamilton County school bus involved in minor crash
Hamilton County school bus involved in minor crash

A replacement bus was dispatched and then transported the students on to school.

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Your forecast from the Channel 3 Storm Alert team.

Cruise ship nightmare: After measles, norovirus outbreaks, why does anyone still set sail?
Cruise ship nightmare: After measles, norovirus outbreaks, why does anyone still set sail?

An expert in microbiology and infectious diseases explains why she thinks a cruise excursion doesn't sound like a fun vacation.

Ditch the switch? Call to go on permanent daylight saving time grows
Ditch the switch? Call to go on permanent daylight saving time grows

Changing our clocks twice a year can be confusing — and it might also kill us, studies show. Now activists and some lawmakers are trying to do away with the 'antiquated practice.'

3IYT: Surfing the Tennessee River
3IYT: Surfing the Tennessee River

The Channel 3 morning team decided to test their water skills on the Tennessee River.

174 miles per hour - on a bike; daredevil breaks 24-year cycling speed record
174 miles per hour - on a bike; daredevil breaks 24-year cycling speed record

Campbell was dragged down the track by the Porsche and was released so that he went through the timing gate alone at the highest possible speed.

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say
There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

All three cases were brought to authorities' attention thanks to tips from the public.

'Lord, please save my building' - firefighters save woman's Dunlap business
'Lord, please save my building' - firefighters save woman's Dunlap business

Garner says when she arrived she saw flames 100 feet in the air.

Alabama city studies gun ban at water park
Alabama city studies gun ban at water park

An Alabama city is trying to figure out how to ban guns from a water park where two people were shot.

Blood drive today for 9-year-old girl battling E. coli in Pikeville
Blood drive today for 9-year-old girl battling E. coli in Pikeville

A community is coming together to rally behind a little girl who is fighting an E.coli infection.

Planned power outage in Athens, Tennessee Tuesday
Planned power outage in Athens, Tennessee Tuesday

Some residents in Athens should expect a power outage.

Nearly 4 tons of weed discovered inside jalapeño shipment
Nearly 4 tons of weed discovered inside jalapeño shipment

Inside the pallets of peppers officers discovered over 300 green packages that field-tested for marijuana.

UPDATE: House fire in Dade County ends in 'a total loss'
UPDATE: House fire in Dade County ends in 'a total loss'

Davis Fire Department got the call just after 4 in the morning.

He got his first haircut in 15 years so he could join the Army
He got his first haircut in 15 years so he could join the Army

Reynaldo Arroyo, 23, cut his hair after growing it out for 15 years to join the Army.

GREAT NEWS: 113 animals adopted at McKamey Animal Center's 'Clear the Shelter' event
GREAT NEWS: 113 animals adopted at McKamey Animal Center's 'Clear the Shelter' event

The 'Clear the Shelters' event happens once a year all across the country. Multiple shelters across the Tennessee Valley participated including Mckamey Animal Center.

TRAFFIC ALERT UPDATE: I-24 in Hamilton County at a standstill from overturned tractor-trailer
TRAFFIC ALERT UPDATE: I-24 in Hamilton County at a standstill from overturned tractor-trailer

It’s near the 181 A exit: TDOT reports it is impacting both east and westbound lanes.

Support for free trade reaches new high in NBC/WSJ poll
Support for free trade reaches new high in NBC/WSJ poll

Amid the ongoing trade war with China, nearly two-thirds of Americans say they support free trade in the latest NBC News/WSJ poll.

Top White House economic adviser says Trump still 'looking at' buying Greenland
Top White House economic adviser says Trump still 'looking at' buying Greenland

Officials in Greenland have repeatedly said it's not for sale.

Large fire ravages former supply store in Dunlap
Large fire ravages former supply store in Dunlap

A large fire ravaged a former supply store in Dunlap, Tennessee in the early hours of August 18.

Infant recovering after dog bite in Athens
Infant recovering after dog bite in Athens

Police say the dog, described as a mixed-breed pit bull type dog, was lying on the bed playing with a toy.

Minority Health Fair provides free care for thousands
Minority Health Fair provides free care for thousands

A packed parking lot at Eastgate Town Center Saturday morning marked the start of the 18th Annual Hamilton County Minority Health Fair.

Ditch the switch? Call to go on permanent daylight saving time grows
Ditch the switch? Call to go on permanent daylight saving time grows

Changing our clocks twice a year can be confusing — and it might also kill us, studies show. Now activists and some lawmakers are trying to do away with the "antiquated practice."

UPDATE: Multiple charges for man involved in Hixson SWAT standoff
UPDATE: Multiple charges for man involved in Hixson SWAT standoff

Hamilton County Sheriff's Office released the name and charges of the suspect in last night's SWAT standoff.

WATCH LIVE: Far-right, extremist groups clash in Portland, Oregon
WATCH LIVE: Far-right, extremist groups clash in Portland, Oregon

Far-right, extremist groups clash in the streets after a rally turns violent Portland, Oregon.

White House moving forward with plan to cancel foreign aid, teeing up fight with Congress
White House moving forward with plan to cancel foreign aid, teeing up fight with Congress

Bipartisan lawmakers and foreign policy advocates have spoken out publicly against the move to cancel funds to the State Department and US Agency for International Development, warning about their impact on US foreign policy priorities.

Trump says Antifa being considered a possible terror group as Portland, Oregon, braces for dueling protests
Trump says Antifa being considered a possible terror group as Portland, Oregon, braces for dueling protests

Trump's tweet came after days of Portland authorities condemning hate and warning residents to stay home as far-right groups planned a rally aimed at putting an 'end to domestic terrorism,' with a particular focus on Antifa extremist groups.

Marvel actor Sean Gunn helped launch Rocket Raccoon and now he's flying high
Marvel actor Sean Gunn helped launch Rocket Raccoon and now he's flying high

While he may not have any face time in the billion-dollar Marvel franchises in which the character has appeared, Gunn acts as the point of reference for his fellow actors, filmmakers and visual effects technicians.

More than 120 cases of lung disease in 15 states could be linked to vaping
More than 120 cases of lung disease in 15 states could be linked to vaping

At least 15 states have identified more than 120 cases of lung disease or injury that could be linked to vaping, a CNN survey of state health departments has found.

UTC police investigating report of stalking at residence hall
UTC police investigating report of stalking at residence hall

UTC police announced a report of stalking on campus.

DAMAGED: Palmer Elementary trashed by vandals
DAMAGED: Palmer Elementary trashed by vandals

Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum told Channel 3 that eight doors were shattered when three males deliberately trashed the school.

UPDATE: Grundy County Sheriff seeking 3 suspects in vandalism at Palmer Elementary School
UPDATE: Grundy County Sheriff seeking 3 suspects in vandalism at Palmer Elementary School

Grundy County Sheriff Clint Shrum told Channel 3 that eight doors were shattered when three males deliberately trashed the school.

Roy Moore defamation lawsuit against accusers is paused
Roy Moore defamation lawsuit against accusers is paused

Several women accused Moore of having pursued relationships with them when they were teens and he was in his 30s.

Family, friends bid goodbye to slain corrections employee
Family, friends bid goodbye to slain corrections employee

The funeral service was held Friday for 64-year-old Debra Johnson, who worked for the Department of Correction for nearly 40 years overseeing wardens in multiple prisons in middle and western Tennessee.

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