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Cowboy Jim's opens in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local indoor flea market is now open to the public. Cowboy Jim's has officially made its way to the Jackson area and for small business owners, it's an answer to their prayers. Foot traffic was heavy…

Jackson couple celebrates 60th wedding anniversary

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local couple celebrates six decades of being happily married. Jackson residents, Arthur and Bernice Cunningham celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, by having a drive-by celebration set up by their daughter. Friends and family drove by to…

Cowboy Jim's opening in south Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Cowboy Jim's is opening Saturday, April 10 at their South Highland location. It's an indoor flea market offering a variety of items ranging from food, clothing, furniture…

Churches gather donations for community ahead of Easter

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Two area churches are giving back this Good Friday. First Assembly of God in Jackson is working to help those who serve the community by organizing donations to restaurant employees across Jackson. "Our restaurants and our restaurant…

Churches make plans for Good Friday, Easter in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Pastors throughout Jackson shared their plans to celebrate one of the holiest times of the year. Many churches are preparing for Good Friday and Easter, but with a few changes after not having in-person services last year.…

Jackson firefighters participate in rescue training

JACKSON, Tenn. — Local firefighters received much needed knowledge today pertaining to saving a life. The Jackson Fire Department firefighters learned some useful techniques on how to properly rescue those in a…

Yoga center offers new way to ease depression

JACKSON, Tenn. —A yoga facility is helping to ease depression without the use of prescription medication. As part of their Yoga Teacher and Therapy program, Yoga Center of Jackson hosts a depression yoga training class. People travel from all…

Pandemic Parade honors those affected by COVID-19

JACKSON, Tenn. — A local church is showing the community they care for Jackson residents during this uncertain time by hosting a parade. Greater Visions Church in east Jackson hosted a Pandemic Parade Saturday to support those who have…

Travel ball participants share thoughts on new season

JACKSON, Tenn. —The spring season travel ball tournament wraps up after a long weekend at the West Tennessee Healthcare Sportsplex. WBBJ-7 had the chance to speak to some very excited team players and…

Tarp giveaway held to promote environmental safety

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- People in one local town received a free gift in efforts to promote keeping the environment safe. Keep Tennessee Beautiful sponsored its first free tarp giveaway held at West Tennessee Regional Recycling Hub in Henderson. The…

TN NAACP hosts virtual 2021 Relations/Advocacy Summit

JACKSON, Tenn. — State NAACP leaders gathered virtually to discuss racial topics. The Tennessee NAACP hosted it's 2021 Relations/Advocacy Summit to discuss topics regarding education and criminal justice. First, members discussed the negative impact COVID-19 has put on student…

SAS Shoes to close down due to pandemic

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Another business has been forced to close down due to the pandemic. SAS Shoes on Vann Drive in Jackson will be closing its doors soon. The store has…

New Hub City restaurant offers 5-Star dining experience

JACKSON, Tenn. — A new local restaurant offering a 5-Star dining experience has opened to the public in Jackson. Nineteen-B is located in the Stonebrook shopping center in North Jackson. The restaurant is showcased…

Lifeline Blood Services in dire need of blood donations

JACKSON, Tenn. —Lifeline Blood Services needs your help to donate blood. Lifeline hosted a blood drive outside of Paul Latham's Meat and BBQ on North Highland Avenue Saturday. Those who donated received a free BBQ sandwich. Lifeline staff said…

West TN Healthcare offers COVID-19 vaccination clinics

JACKSON, Tenn. —Those 65-years-old and older and in phases 1a1, 1a2, or 1b were able to get vaccinated today in West Tennessee Healthcare's pop up event. Lane college is one location out of three vaccination clinics held today after…