Chilly, Windy, and Cloudy End to September

Weather Update – 3:15 p.m. Wednesday Winds were gusting between 20 and 30 miles per hour in parts of West Tennessee today as a cold front moved into the region. There’s more wind ahead but cloudier skies and cooler temperatures are in store for us through the second half of the week and the end to September. We’re also going to…

Program for youth in need now available in Hardin County

SAVANNAH, Tenn. — A new service is available in Hardin County for youth needing help providing for themselves. “We sit down with them first and discuss their goals, and we discuss their interests and figure out where they want to be in the next six months, the next year, or where they want their career goals to end up,” said…

Mugshots : Madison County : 09/27/16 – 09/28/16

1/17Byron McCurrySimple domestic assault 2/17Aaron PilkingtonDUI 3/17Antoine CrispDriving on revoked/suspended license 4/17Avery HarrisonFailure to comply 5/17Brandon BurnettAggravated burglary, theft over $1,000, theft over $500 6/17Coriano BanksAggravated assault, aggravated domestic assault, false imprisonment, violation of order of protection, vandalism 7/17Darrell TurnerViolation of community corrections 8/17Elizabeth SheffieldViolation of probation, violation of community corrections 9/17Jamal BishopPublic intoxication 10/17Levar AndersonAggravated domestic assault 11/17Michelle McAlpinFailure…

Local leaders try life of poverty

JACKSON, Tenn. — Local leaders got a glimpse of what it is like to live in poverty on Wednesday during an exercise designed to show the hard choices low income residents face. People waited in line at a pretend version of the Department of Human Services at the JEA Training Center. It is part of a poverty simulation in Jackson. “Some of…

Gov. Haslam urges parents of HS seniors to get ahead on FAFSA

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam has a request for Tennessee parents — help your soon-to-be college student start the FAFSA process ASAP. To qualify for as much financial aid as your future college student can receive, it’s best to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, better known as FAFSA, as soon as it’s available on Oct. 1. As part of…

3 Jackson juveniles charged in string of Medina thefts

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. — Three juveniles from Jackson are facing multiple charges after an investigation by Medina police into a recent string of thefts. The investigation involves thefts of a car, handguns, long guns, cash and electronics, according to a release from the Medina Police Department. The three juveniles are each charged with one count of theft of property over $10,000,…

WEATHER UPDATE

A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTH FROM THE GREAT LAKES INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TODAY.  AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL DROP THROUGH THE MID-SOUTH LATE THIS AFTERNOON, BRINGING A REINFORCING PUSH OF COOL AND DRIER AIR. DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO BELOW NORMAL LEVELS ON THURSDAY, WITH INCREASED CLOUDS HELPING TO KEEP TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL…

Mr. Food recipe for Oktoberfest patties

What You’ll Need: 1 pound ground beef 1 pound ground pork 1 teaspoon caraway seed 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 cup plain bread crumbs 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 (12-ounce) jar beef gravy 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms What To Do: In a large bowl, combine ground beef, ground pork, caraway seed, garlic…