Erlanger Health System's good financial news keeps coming - with the announcement on Monday of a profit of $11.4 million for the past three months. Brit Tabor said the hospital has a profit of $25.3 million for the first nine months of the fiscal year. Kevin Spiegel, hospital president, said more good news is projected for the fourth quarter. Mr. Tabor said, "Our market share has picked up dramatically. Our competitors have fallen." ... (click for more)
Erlanger Health System will be getting a new electronic medical records system costing just short of $100 million, Erlanger CEO and President Kevin Spiegel said Monday. He said the old Legacy IT system was the hospital's #1 dissatisfaction source. The hospital board is to be asked to ... (click for more)
East Ridge Police said a man killed Feb. 20 at the Cascades Motel at 3625 Ringgold Road was shot after he resisted during a robbery. Reginald Ballard had been shot two times. Charged with first-degree murder, p ossession of a firearm during a felony, and t ampering with ... (click for more)
April 20, 2015
A bill requiring an online registry of people who abuse dogs or cats passed the Tennessee House of Representatives on Monday. HB0147, sponsored by Nashville Rep. Darren Jernigan, ... (click for more)
A Louisville, Tn., woman has been sentenced to serve 360 months in federal prison for her part in a scheme at Knoxville's Benchmark Capital. Joyce Allen, 67, appeared before ... (click for more)
Samuel McCormick, 29, was shot Monday morning on East Brainerd Road. At approximately 7:13 a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 7301 East Brainerd Road for ... (click for more)
Should Tennessee declare the Bible to be the official state book?