Tim Omarzu covers education for the Times Free Press.
Omarzu is a longtime journalist who has worked as a reporter and editor at daily and weekly newspapers in Michigan, Nevada and California.
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Charles Sharrock, the Fort Oglethorpe City Councilman who was removed from office by his fellow councilmen in November 2012 for sexually harassing three female city employees, can run for office in November.
You can stand at the podium and share your thoughts with the Hamilton County School Board — provided you submit a written request 72 hours beforehand to get on the agenda.
Summer vacation won't be an excuse to slack off from learning, if the United Way of Greater Chattanooga has anything to say about it.
William Stevens is sick of bed bugs he says are infesting Patten Towers, the landmark 11-story downtown residence that's home to low-income disabled and elderly residents.
Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Rick Smith wants to talk with the city of Chattanooga about a land swap.
College enrollment dropped nationwide by 930,000 students from 2011 to 2013, the U.S. Census Bureau announced recently, with community colleges taking the biggest hit — a 10 percent drop.
What happens next for the Hamilton County Education Association (HCEA), the teachers union that this summer saw the end of its 36-year-old contract to represent public school teachers here?
Three women founded Girls Preparatory School in 1906 because the city school board refused to offer girls a fourth year of high school studies so girls could apply for college — as boys were able to.
The city of Chattanooga's beer board was out of line when it told they City Cafe that it couldn't sell beer and serve food from 3 a.m. to 8 a.m. on weekdays and 3 a.m. to noon on Sundays.
They will be paid $360k here this year
Tennessee leads the nation in low-paying jobs — and that goes for educational consultants who coach teachers, too.