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…

Mother claims excessive force from school officer at Liberty Tech High School

JACKSON, Tenn — A new school year for a transfer student takes an ugly turn. “It just hurts me and I wish it never happened.” Shayla Porter said an incident at Liberty Tech High School went from bad to worse when help arrived. “My daughter was involved in a fight, several girls jumped her at Liberty Tech, after the fight was…

JMC Education Vision committee talks building options

JACKSON, Tenn.- The Jackson-Madison County Education Vision committee met Tuesday night, talking about options for the buildings closed as part of “Vision 2020.” The school board members and county commissioners talked specifically about West Middle School, which the sheriff’s department has shown interest in. They also discussed the possibility of needing to build a new school or reopening one within…

Witnesses take stand in first day of cold-case murder trial

JACKSON, Tenn. — A 2014 murder case that seemingly went cold until charges were filed earlier this year heats up in court Tuesday with the first day of witness testimony. Corbyn Davis sits in a Madison County courtroom. He’s charged with killing Jamar Rogers. State attorneys say the deadly encounter happened in a parking lot at the Omni Center in…