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: 5:00 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 warmed into the upper 80s to low 90s with the feel like conditions about 5 to 10 degrees warmer. It’s still muggy and Heat advisories still remain in effect until Sunday at…

“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…

Jackson prepares for peaceful march Saturday

JACKSON, Tenn. — Community members are planning a march Saturday through the Hub City in hopes of bringing unity. “This is the beginning. We are laying the foundation.” said Chastelisa McClain, an organizer of the event. “This march is for a positive response, to see what we can bring to the city and to see what the city can bring to…

Dream Center hosts art sale to raise money for field trip

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Dream Center shelter in Jackson, which aims to help women in need, put on an art show Friday. Moms and their children painted their own pictures and baked sweets for the “Portraits of Youth” art exhibit, all in an effort to raise money for a fun field trip before the school year starts. They had a total of 73…

City of Milan sets new policy to help citizens weather extreme heat

MILAN, Tenn. —  The city of Milan says it’s taking a proactive approach to our summer heat, adopting criteria of when it’ll open a cooling station for residents. With the heat index soaring past 100 degrees, the FEMA emergency center opened Friday in Milan for anyone trying to stay cool. “Some of them may not have adequate air conditioning,” Milan Fire…

Hardin County looking to ‘Clear the Kennels’

SAVANNAH, Tenn. — It’s all paws on deck this weekend at Hardin County Animals Services. Already over their capacity of nearly 100 dogs and 40 cats, the center is holding a “Clear the Kennel” weekend in hopes of creating space so they can continue to help animals in need. “We have had an influx of large intakes,” Director of Animal Services for Hardin…