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Brief Warm Up Starts Today!

Weather Update: We'll after a very cold and frosty start, temperatures will increase quickly this morning through the 30s and 40s. We'll top out around 55°F this afternoon as winds shift out of…

Sunday Evening Forecast

Weather Update - 11:00 pm Sunday A cold Sunday evening ahead with overnight temperatures dropping into the upper 20's overnight with clear skies and patchy frost. Your Week Ahead: Stay with WBBJ 7…

1 dead after tractor trailer wreck

UNION CITY, Tenn. -- Police said a Kentucky woman was killed when a semi tractor-trailer slammed into a pickup truck claiming the life of the passenger. Union city Police Chief Perry Barfield confirmed…

Pet of the Week: Saban

JACKSON, Tenn -- Meet our pet of the week Saban. Melissa Roberts with Saving the Animal Together says he's a 4-month-old Pit Bull mix. He likes other dogs, cats and kids. He likes toys and hanging out with his people.…

Customers shop Blue Friday at Goodwill

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Bargain hunters save big on Blue Friday. It's a day for customers to shop thrift at Goodwill. Customers shopped Blue Friday at Goodwill on Vann Drive in Jackson. Glorida McClain…

Cleva Ann Watson Wood

Cleva Ann Watson Wood, age 92, passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017 in Jackson. She is survived by a daughter, Shirley A. Steele (Monty), 1 grand daughter, Jennifer Lewis, 2 great granddaughters, Hope Hathcote (Kevin) and Heather Hamm (Tom),…

Edna Woods

Edna Woods, age 90, of Lexington passed away Thursday November 16, 2017 in Lexington. She is survived by 2 daughters; Linda Ann (Larry) Blackstock and Wanda Townsend, a sister; Bonnie (Charles) Thompson, 4 grandchildren; Brenda Townsend, Steve (Kris) Blackstock, Donny…

Bertha Lee (Britt) Hampton

Mrs. Bertha Lee (Britt) Hampton departed this life at the age of 89 at her home on November 12, 2017. Going home celebration will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church at 1:00PM. Burial will…

Dennis Richard Gwinn

Dennis Richard Gwinn, formerly of Paris, Tenn., passed away Oct. 31 at his residence in Hindenburg, Germany. He was 41 years old. Gwinn's funeral service will be held at McEvoy Funeral Home and led by Gary Collier. Burial will take…

Weather Update 7:44 AM: It will be come warmer and windy as the day progresses. Clouds will also increase as a warm front lifts north through the area this morning and afternoon. winds…

Republic Doors & Frames expands McKenzie operation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Allegion Americans announced Thursday that the company will expand its Republic Doors and Frames operation in McKenzie. The secure doors and frames manufacturer will invest $4.5…

TBI adds East Tennessee man to Top 10 Most Wanted

UPDATE -- Justin Wayne Pridemore was captured Friday morning in East Tennessee, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Read the updated story here. Original story: GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. -- An East Tennessee man has been added to the Tennessee Bureau…

Getting Warmer and Windy on Friday

Weather Update – 11:00 p.m. – Thursday Skies will remain clear this evening with patchy fog possible in northwest Tennessee overnight. Increasing winds are expected Friday but things won't get too breezy before…

Fatal factory accident in Paris under investigation

PARIS, Tenn. -- An accident at a Paris factory is under investigation after an employee was killed Monday while working on machinery. Chris Cannon, a spokesman for the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, said the accident happened Nov.…

Clearer and Cool for Thursday

Weather Update – 10:30 p.m. – Wednesday Dense fog continues to move around West Tennessee this evening with an advisory in place for all of West Tennessee until 9 a.m. Thursday. Tonight's lows…

Mrs. Rhudean Hatman Halstead, age 90 of Paris passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Paris Healthcare and Rehab Center. Her funeral will be 2:00PM Friday, November 17, 2017 at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. Ed Smith of Kentucky Lake…

Sheila Rose Yoder

Ms. Sheila Rose Yoder, age 18 of Cottage Grove, TN passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Her funeral service will be Friday, November 17, 2017 at Bethel Fellowship Mennonite Church at 1286 Midway Road, Paris,…

Log truck overturns in west Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- State troopers responded Wednesday morning to an overturned log truck in west Madison County. The crash occurred around 10:30 a.m. on Denmark Jackson Road near the Smith Lane intersection. The Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the…

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