Brittany Kyles

Drivers are urged to take precautions on roads with winter weather

JACKSON, Tenn.--With winter weather conditions among West Tennesseans, drivers are urged to take more caution on roads. The Tennessee Department of Transportation prepared for the weather conditions by loading up their salt trucks the night before. TDOT drivers went out…

TDOT loads up salt trucks for potential winter weather

JACKSON, Tenn.--The Tennessee Department of Transportation is loading up salt trucks for the cold temperatures coming up on Wednesday evening and Thursday morning. Leaders with TDOT said they will be…

Choir performs songs from all over the world

JACKSON, Tenn.-- A local community choir had their vocals well prepared for an evening concert. The Jackson Choral Society have been practicing their singing voices since August. They performed many songs in today's…

A Madison County church celebrates Veterans

BEECH BLUFF, Tenn-- A Madison County church held a Veterans Day Program for those who fought for our country. As members of the Beech Bluff United Methodist Church sing to celebrate Veterans…

Annual charity event raises money for two health facilities

JACKSON, Tenn. -- "We're raising money for the Kirkland Cancer Center, the Ayers Children Medical Center," said Frank McMeen, President of the West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation. McMeen says tonight's Charity Event is anticipated…

After many losses, local Democratic party is still positive

JACKSON, Tenn. -- It was a tough race for the Democratic party as many of their candidates didn't get enough votes to win. In the gubernatorial race, Karl Dean lost against Republican candidate Bill Lee. In the U.S. Senate election,…

Kids, parents get a head start on Halloween festivities

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Parents brought their kids for a spooky fun afternoon at the Downtown Jackson Halloween Extravaganza Trunk or Treat. Vehicles parked along Liberty street for kids to trunk or treat with…

West Tennesseans try beers from all over America

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The 10th Annual Brew Fest was held at Jackson Fairgrounds. West Tennesseans got to enjoy local vendors food, games and afternoon entertainment. The Brew Fest offered visitors an unlimited amount of…

The LGBTQ+ community celebrates Pride Fest in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn.-- The LGBTQ+ community celebrate the 1st annual Pride Fest in Jackson. Information tables on HIV/Aids awareness prevention were available at the fest. Some people even came out dressed up in Halloween…

A 5k for Arthritis research

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Saturday's wet and cool weather didn't stop people from enjoying the 1st Annual Inaugural Bone Bash 5K. People came dressed in costumes of all sorts. "Mike and Sully from Monsters…

A local farm gives free admission to teachers

JACKSON, Tenn-- Teachers are an important part of children's lives. So to thank them, organizers of the Donnell Century Farm Adventure offered teachers free admission to their farm. Lisa Reilly, a teacher at…

Fun, food, and worship at the Unity Festival

JACKSON, Tenn-- The First Historic Baptist Church has a saying that goes 'a church with a welcome always.' Which is exactly what they did Saturday afternoon as they welcomed the community of Jackson…

Car wreck blocks traffic in Madison County

BEECH BLUFF, Tenn-- An afternoon wreck on Saturday September 29, 2018 temporarily shuts down roads in Madison county. WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News  received calls from Eyewitness News Tipsters around 6' o clock…

Report: Crime in Jackson has decreased

JACKSON, Tenn.--In an article written by Security Choice a company focused on ADT Home Security Consultations. Jackson's crime rate dropped 2.35 percent between 2006 and 2016. Some people who live in Jackson…

Local church holds 'Worship at the Amp'

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson community came out for a evening of music and worship. Worship at the Amp was held at the West Tennessee Farmers Market. It was an evening fulfilled with music by singers and musicians. Followed by a…

NICU babies are reunited with their caregivers

JACKSON, Tenn-- Doctors and nurses are reunited with some familiar faces at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Reunion. Babies were reconnected with the doctors and nurses who use…

Jackson Fire Dept. holds ceremony for retiring firefighters

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Fire Department held a ceremony Friday to say goodbye to retiring firefighters. Eight firefighters will be stepping down while new upcoming firefighters will be promoted. Family and friends…