Hit and miss showers are expected again Monday

Weather Update: 4:30 PM Sunday Currently skies are party cloudy to mostly cloudy across West Tennessee. The clouds have limited the climb of our afternoon temps. For the most part current temps are in the upper 80s to low 90s. We’ll keep this seasonal and slightly below seasonal temps this week. Afternoon highs stay limited due to clouds but the…

Unity March in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn — A march to show unity through the streets of the Hub City. “I love my city and I love the people who are here.” Jackson resident Karita Golden said. Saturday dozens gathered to walk the streets to show the world Jackson stands as one. “With the events going on across the country I feel like this is what…

Jackson kids learn life skills at 10th Annual Bounce Back Basketball Camp

JACKSON, Tenn. — Kids were up bright and early this morning for the 10th Annual Bounce Back Basketball Camp. With the help of local businesses this event was free for all campers. City Councilman Johnny Dodd who hosted the camp say its not only about basketball but also teaching kids to capitalize on opportunities and learn from their mistakes. “Just coming out…

Jackson Generals host Pokemon Go Tournement

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Pokemon Go sensation is no stranger to the folks in the Jackson community. “We’ve caught seven so far,” Sylvia Rowe said. “You’ve caught seven already?” Josh Russell questioned his wife. “I got to catch up to her shes ahead of me already.” This couple and more than 50 other Pokemon trainers spread out across town Saturday afternoon…

6th annual Toast of Jackson raises money for Carl Perkins Center

JACKSON, Tenn — Residents in the Hub City had a chance to get a sample of what their city has to offer all in one place Saturday afternoon. “Toast of Jackson” at the Jackson Fairgrounds Park gave local and regional wineries a chance to showcase their selection. Of course there was plenty of food available as well as seminars on wine and…

Hooked on Science: Ghostbuster glow slime

NEWSPAPER/MAGAZINE/WEBSITE Ghostbuster Glow Slime INGREDIENTS 1/4 Cup Liquid Starch 1/4 Cup Elmer’s Glue 2 Tablespoons Glow-In-The-Dark Pigment 1 Bowl I INSTRUCTIONS STEP 1:  Mix the liquid starch and glow-in-the-dark-pigment in a bowl. Add the Elmer’s glue and continue to mix. STEP 2:  Remove the glow slime from the bowl, continue to mix the slime with your hands. Is the glow…

Scattered storm chances start to increase

Weather Update: 10:00 PM Saturday Spotty showers and thunderstorms have developed across the area this afternoon with pockets of heavy rain and a little bit of lightning. Temps have cooled into the upper 70s and low 80s. It’s still muggy and the cloud cover will keep temps from dropping too much more as we head into the overnight hours. Heat advisories…

“Unity in the Community” meeting draws hundreds to pray for country

MILAN, Tenn. –Hundreds of people gathered Friday night spanning racial and gender barriers to pray for their city, community, and country. Milan residents hosted their first “Unity in the Community” event at the Milan City Park. Organizers of the event said they felt in light of recent tragedies across the nation, they need to stand together to show unity in…

Peabody fall preview

JACKSON, Tenn — The Peabody Golden Tide came up one game short of playing in the state title game last year. With that tough loss, head coach Shane Jacobs used that as motivation the entire off season for his ball club. They return a ton of talent, and with the addition of Tab Vowell to their defense, the Tide look…