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…

Police search for suspects in Walgreens burglary

JACKSON, Tenn.  — Police investigate a burglary in North Jackson. Officers said it happened around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday at Walgreens at Oil Well and Walker Road. Police said they’re searching for three suspects who took off on foot. They said the only description they have of one of the suspects is a black woman wearing a white tank top. Authorities…

Jackson police investigate late night armed robbery

JACKSON, Tenn. –Police investigate a robbery in north Jackson. Officers say it happened around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday at Dairy Queen on North Highland Ave. Police say two black men robbed the store with a handgun, got away with cash, and left on foot. Police say one of the men was wearing a red mask, and the other had a dark…

Brooks steals the spotlight for week 6

MILAN, Tenn — For week six, Milan wide out, Lamartez Brooks ran away with the MVP honors for his three touchdowns against McNairy Central. On the year he has ten touchdowns, but he credits his success to what he did in the off season. “Working hard in the off season, working out with the whole team, just being competitive in…