Volkswagen seeks to increase planned expansion by 25 percent

...to a planned expansion announced last year to produce a new sport utility vehicle in Tennessee.The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports documents show the automaker wants to add an additional 130,153 square feet to the original expansion, 25...

Rex Sanders

...and enjoyed an illustrious news career working at several first-rate news publications such as the Chattanooga News-Free Press, the Gadsden Times, the Petersburg Progress-Index, and the Augusta Chronicle-Herald before retiring in 1997...

Free press is important

...recent coverage and investigation of the sorry state of the Augusta Judicial Circuit's guardian ad litem system has given me hope.Keep up the good work. This is a great example of why a free press is so important.Paul TurnerAiken, S.C.

Court rules journalist can publish James Brown widow's diary

...Wednesday that preventing Sue Summer from publishing Tommie Rae Brown's writings would violate her First Amendment free press rights.The writings from Tommie Rae Brown's diary were put under seal by a judge hearing challenges to James Brown's...


...Tigers first baseman Dave Bergman has died at age 61. No cause of death was available, but The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press report that he had bile-duct cancer.Bergman spent 17 years in the major leagues and was a member of the Tigers...

Towers of power

...for Vogtle expansion," notes POWER magazine. "Vogtle owner wants contractors to pay," says the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Personal finance website The Motley Fool informs investors that the "Nuclear renaissance takes another blow and may never...

Ex-Clemson QB agrees to plea deal after fight

...TENNESSEE: Wide receiver Drae Bowles is transferring from Tennessee to FCS program Chattanooga. The (Chattanooga) Times Free Press first reported the news. AUBURN: Fired co-defensive coordinator Charlie Harbison in the latest move by coach Gus...

Former Florida starting QB gets his wish with release from scholarship

...Toledo, will make the temporary switch in support of Ohio State, city administrator Michael Beazley told the Toledo Free Press.The temporary name has not been determined. FLORIDA STATE: Several players and employees found their cars vandalized...

Bills are back home, will play host to Browns as scheduled

...he had.The Patriots scored a late touchdown in their 34-9 win over Detroit. Afterward, Raiola told the Detroit Free Press: "We took a knee, so I cut the nose (tackle). They went for six. They went for a touchdown at 2 minutes. They...

Free press under assault

...First Amendment's guarantee of a free press is under assault. The press cannot...press is free to report on it. A free press that sometimes gets it wrong is much...congressional members who respect a free press to develop legislation to protect...