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UT Martin adds drug take-back box to campus

MARTIN, Tenn. -- The University of Tennessee at Martin now has a drug take-back box on its campus. "So people can bring their unwanted pharmaceuticals or other prescription medications they no longer…

City of Jackson owes Madison County $1 million

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The city of Jackson owes more than a million dollars to Madison County in overdue tax money. "I don't know how it happened. I got informed from some CTAS folks…

JMCSS faculty train for active shooter situation

JACKSON, Tenn. -- "Lock down! Lock down!" These were the first words teachers heard Wednesday at their safety training session. This was the first simulation that Jackson-Madison County teachers experienced Wednesday morning. There…

Two suspects in two shootings appear in court

JACKSON, Tenn.--- Zion Ross and James Hudson went before Judge Don Allen, Monday morning for a status update. The judge read Hudson his charges from a shooting on East University Parkway last…

Construction begins on roundabout in downtown Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Construction started Monday in preparation for the roundabout in downtown Jackson. Crews had North and South Highland down to one lane as they relocated water mains along the street. Back in…

3 local restaurants cited for underage alcohol sales

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Representatives from Flatiron Grille, Outback Steak House and Don Pancho Mexican Restaurant appeared Tuesday morning before the Beer Board. They all face charges of selling alcohol to minors. The…

Jackson Christian students to perform at Disney World

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Some students at Jackson Christian might have taken their final bow at the NED last month in their production of "Little Women," but they're not done performing just yet. "'Little…

AARP Tax Filing Service

Call the Jackson-Madison County Library to register for a time with an AARP volunteer: 731-425-8600 Click here to learn more about volunteering with AARP. Click here to find your local tax aid services.

New bills aim to protect Tennessee students

NASHVILLE -- Senate Education Committee Chairman Dolores Gresham introduced five bills Wednesday aiming to protect students across the state. "Tennessee parents, when they send a child into public education in Tennessee, they ought…

Humboldt rape suspect appears in court

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- A West Tennessee man accused of rape appears in court. Dalton Leslie, 20, appeared Wednesday morning in court. He is charged with raping a woman. In June of 2017, court documents…

How to help the American Heart Association

For more information on the American Heart Association visit www.heart.org. If you would like more information on how you can help the American Heart Association, contact Christy Futrell at Christy.Futrell@heart.org.

West Tennessee schools prepare for students' return

MILAN, Tenn. -- The winter weather caused schools in West Tennessee to close for a week. Jonathan Criswell is the Director of Schools for the Milan Special School District and says safety…

Jackson Beer Board hands out fines

JACKSON, Tenn.-- The Jackson beer board met today to discuss several convenience stores accused of selling alcohol to underage customers. "To have consequences for those who don't put in place technology or the…

UT Martin students spend snow days outside

MARTIN, Tenn. -- People in Martin spent their snow days a variety of ways. "We've been trying to stay warm," John Sellers, owner of Martin Coffee House, said. Sellers was out…

Milan and Huntingdon impacted by snow and ice

MILAN, Tenn.--- "Just trying to shovel," Michael Hill, who owns a law firm in Milan, said.  "I've got some clients coming in and I want to make sure it's safe for them."…

Jackson City Council holds first meeting of 2018

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson City Council met Tuesday for the first time in 2018. "Well, we're just looking forward to a new year," Councilman David Cisco said. With 2018 underway, the Jackson City…

Weekend house fire kills 2 in Dyersburg

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. -- Two people are dead after a house fire Sunday in Dyersburg. The Dyersburg Fire Department responded to the fire just after 3 a.m. Sunday. When they arrived, the…

Family and friends remember former FHU President

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Former Freed-Hardeman University President Dr. E. Claude Gardner passed away Sunday. "My father died when I was 12 and a half, so Dr. Gardner was a great example to…

Tips to keep your car running in the cold

JACKSON, Tenn. -- "We have probably around 50 percent to 70 percent more vehicles than normal," Joshua Burns Jr., a service writer at Old Hickory Car Care, said. The colder than normal temperatures…

TWRA gives advice on helping animals during winter

JACKSON, Tenn. -- On Tuesday we showed you a duck being rescued from a frozen pond by local residents. Officials with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency have now shared from tips about…