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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Lightning strikes and kills local son, Jacob York

The Rhea County community suffered a great loss Thursday when lightning struck and killed local football star, Jacob York.The Class of 2015 graduate was on a Redstone Arsenal jobsite...

How to Catch a 14-pound Bass

Saturday was not a fit day out for man nor beast. That didn't stop Derek Turner and his longtime friend and fishing...

Rhea ravaged by flood, Spring City hit hardest

(Spring City), February 23, 2019  - Rain continues to pour as many Spring City residents have already evacuated their homes.  The town was hit...

Man dies in fatal overnight crash on Cottonport Road

RHEA COUNTY, Tenn. — Tennessee Highway Patrol confirms one person has died after an accident near the 1600 block of Cottonport Road in Dayton.  Reports...

Train Derails in Spring City, Tennessee

49 Cars Derail at Spring City Spring City, TN --  A Norfolk Southern train derailed in Spring City on Thursday night.  Details are listed below. July...

Drake Taylor Gets Golden Ticket for American Idol

Abigail Corvin will audition on August 28th August 2018Spring City, TN --  Drake Taylor a 2018 graduate of Rhea County High School will be singing...

BREAKING: Two Boat Collision near Sand Island with Injuries

Update Sunday 2:45 PM:While we don't know the current condition of the two transported for medical attention, we have a first hand account from a...
Kayser Roth

Kayser-Roth Closing after 105 Years in Business

Long time Dayton manufacturing plant Kayser-Roth closing; impacts 90 employees A Dayton, Tennessee manufacturing plant, Kayser-Roth Corporation located on North Broadway, has announced to its...

Nokian Tyres announces $360 million investment, 400 jobs in Dayton

DAYTON, TN —  Finnish tire company Nokian Tyres announced they will invest $360 million to build a new manufacturing facility in Dayton creating 400...

Graysville Police Chief nabbed in TBI Extortion Investigation

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for two former sworn employees of the Calhoun Police Department.One of...

2018 Rhea County Primary Election Results

Rhea County Primary - Final Results (unofficial until certified by state)12 of 12 Precincts Reported Republican Primary Register of DeedsDiane "Dicy" Brown - 939 Teresa Hulgan...

Angel Tree Toy Thief Suspect Caught on Camera

38-year-old Bridgette Godsey, an employee at the "The Local Market" convenience store on 3rd Avenue, has been charged with stealing from the Sheriff's Angel...
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