Officials: 3 injured,1 dead in party shooting

HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn — The Haywood County Sheriff’s office was called to 3649 Rice Road early Sunday morning  after receiving a report around 2 a.m. of gunfire. When deputies arrived, they realized a party ended with a spray of bullets. Deputies said the whole thing started after a 19 year old Hispanic male was “getting jumped.” People tried to save him but…

New town hall opens in Huntingdon

HUNTINGDON, Tenn — The doors of the new city hall opened to the public Sunday afternoon. After 3 years community members of Carroll county get to say hello to their town’s newest addition. Town leaders realized that additional space was needed at the previous city hall, so a building that was once vacant became the new home for many departments…

Church breaks ground on new building after fire

CROCKETT COUNTY, Tenn. —  Cairo Baptist Church members are excited to celebrate a new beginning for their church. Nearly a year ago a fire caused irreversible damage to their sanctuary, causing them to start over. “It was hard to be really positive that day but we’re really glad that its rolling forward and Gods blessing us,” Cairo youth leader Liz Ward said….

Humboldt police search for truck after storage unit break-in

HUMBOLDT, Tenn.–Humboldt police are asking for public assistance locating a vehicle possibly connected to a break-in at a storage building. According to a post on the department’s Facebook page, they were called to the Econo mini storage when about $1,500 worth of items were taken from a unit. Police are looking for a Ford F-150 truck that may have been…

Police: aggravated robbery suspect fires shots into store

JACKSON, Tenn.–Jackson police investigate an aggravated robbery at a North Jackson Dollar General Sunday night. Police said shortly before 7 p.m. a suspect described as a white man wearing a black hoodie and shorts entered the store, located at 49 Kenworth boulevard armed with a gun. According to the shift commander on duty, the suspect was also wearing sunglasses and…

Showers and T’storms for Monday

Weather Update: 9:00 PM Sunday It’s a slow cool down this evening. Current temps are in the upper 70s to low 80s. Skies are still mostly clear to partly cloudy, but as we head overnight, more clouds will take over the skies. Tonight, there is a slight chance for showers and thunderstorms but the bulk of the rain should start…

Bull riding and fishing derby raises money for special needs children

HURON, Tenn. — Bull riders from across the state came out to raise money for children with special needs Saturday. Bull riding all to raise money for the Reinbow Riding Academy. Riders came from across the area for the third annual Bull Riding And Fishing Derby. Owner Trish Stanfill says it was her husbands way of giving back. “He set out…

Noodling tournament raises money for underprivileged children

SELMER, Tenn. — The Freedom Outdoors Organization hosted a noodling competition in Selmer on Saturday. The organization takes underprivileged kids outside and shows them how to hunt and fish. Proceeds from Saturday’s event benefit the group. Organizers said this year they had the opportunity to give back to a young boy who is currently in remission from cancer. “He’s never…

Basketball tournament benefits cancer survivor

JACKSON, Tenn. — Friends and coworkers hosted a basketball tournament Saturday at Oman Arena in Jackson for a local breast cancer survivor. Proceeds will help Kathy Smith pay for medical bills. Smith recently went back to work as a 911 dispatcher. Her coworkers thought the tournament would be a big help. “It’s a wonderful feeling just to know that someone…

Crawfish boil benefits local woman in need of transplant

JACKSON, Tenn. — Family and friends hosted a benefit Saturday to help a local woman fighting for her life. Jennifer Crouch has cystic fibrosis. She is waiting for a double lung transplant, an operation that will cost about $50,000. Friends and family hosted a crawfish boil and benefit ride at Bumpus Harley-Davidson in Jackson to help raise money for the…