Brittany Kyles

TWRA finds more deer with chronic wasting disease

JACKSON, Tenn.-- The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency put together a public meeting after discovering 11 more deer with Chronic Wasting Disease in Fayette and Hardeman counties.   TWRA spokesperson Amy Spencer said…

Some West Tennesseans sound off on new roundabout

JACKSON, Tenn--Since it was announced the roundabout was going to be built leading into downtown Jackson, there's been a lot of talk on whether it was a good idea. . Local radio station 93.1…

Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland comes to an end

JACKSON, Tenn-- "It's the last night and my kids just love it," said local resident Ashley Melton. "Last days always vary, it's a good night, so I think it will be a pretty…

Jackson police investigate first shooting of 2019

JACKSON, Tenn. -- With only five days into the new year, officers with the Jackson Police Department are involved in an ongoing shooting investigation. Capt. Derick Tisdale of the Jackson Police Department…

Blast from the past: WBBJ's top stories of 2018

JACKSON, Tenn. -- In no particular order, here are some of WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News' most popular stories of 2018. At #1, federal agents retrace their steps in the Cayce McDaniel case.…

A local county continues to face flooded roads

SAVANNAH, Tenn-- Flooding is no stranger to the people in Hardin County, some said it floods so much they find ways to avoid it. "In the country there's like a lot of…

TWRA extends deer season for testing purposes

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Deer season is being extended in Fayette, Hardeman and McNairy counties from January 7 to January 31. This extension isn't just for hunters, but for the hunted. "Chronic Wasting Disease has been known in the wildlife management…

Firefighters celebrate Christmas on duty

JACKSON, Tenn-- While many are at home spending Christmas with their families, others are hard at work. "Were here 24/7 365 days out of the year," said Jackson Fire Department firefighter…

Jackson woman celebrates 101st birthday on Christmas

JACKSON, Tenn-- One woman celebrates her 101st birthday on Christmas. Osie Bell Carter, of Jackson, had double the presents Tuesday, some for Christmas and some for her birthday. Her family came out…

Local nonprofit gives kids an early Christmas

JACKSON, Tenn-- The Hub Club invited kids from the community of East Jackson to show them what Christmas means a little early. The Hub club Christmas began with a church service and after a full course meal was prepared for…

Local church invites kids, parents out for 'Hub City Christmas'

JACKSON, Tenn-- There was more Christmas joy spread throughout West Tennessee with a local church's 'Hub City Christmas service. The Soul Quest Church invited the community out for a Christmas celebration at North Side High School. The celebration offered hot…

Holiday travelers will have construction free roads

JACKSON, Tenn-- During the upcoming holidays the Tennessee Department of Transportation said there will be no road construction. "Safety is our main priority, we want to make sure everyone traveling on our…

Henderson County church hosts live nativity

LEXINGTON, Tenn. --The First Methodist Church in Lexington hosted a live nativity scene this weekend. The live nativity dates back to the 70's with live animals and people standing for periods of time.…

Lifeline Blood Services in desperate need of donors

JACKSON, Tenn. -- "We are in desperate need of all blood types," Lifeline Blood Services public relations coordinator Cherie Parker said Tuesday. "We have had an unusually high usage of blood over…

Lifeline Blood Services information

JACKSON, Tenn-- Anyone interested in giving blood can find the Lifeline Blood Services at 183 Sterling Farms Dr. Jackson, TN. Their hours are Monday-Friday 9a.m.-6p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Or you can give blood at one if the bloodmobile…

Shoppers still had a chance to catch deals on Cyber Monday

JACKSON, Tenn.--Some Cyber Monday shoppers took advantage of today's deals saving themselves hundreds of dollars. Some Cyber Monday shoppers took advantage of today's deals saving themselves hundreds of dollars. "I would…