Author: Marcos Santander

How to get help with unemployment benefits

JACKSON, Tenn.-- Are unemployment claims still an issue for some of you? WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News spoke with state leaders and they say there are several reasons why their application is taking longer to process and how you could get…

Annual Jackson Christmas parade is back

JACKSON, Tenn. -- You could say it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas as the Hub City is getting into the holiday spirit. "It's a good kick off to the Christmas season," said Carmen Lemaster, a parade viewer. The…

The Hub City hosts its Christmas tree lighting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Community members gathered in front of Jackson City Hall for the annual Christmas tree lighting on Monday night. Jackson Mayor Scott Conger spoke at the ceremony. Attendees included pageant contestants and of course, Santa Claus himself. One…

City leaders reviews topics ahead of council meeting

JACKSON, Tenn. --¬†Jackson city leaders are reviewing several issues before their monthly council meeting. "We want to look at what zoning we can do now to better enhance our city, create opportunities or move…

Family of high school shooting victim speaks out

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. --¬† The father of a victim of the Humboldt High School shooting shares the aftermath. "I felt like I couldn't walk, it was like I couldn't breathe and it was a…

City of Jackson unveils land purchase-sell plans

JACKSON, Tenn. -- There is good news from city leaders. On Tuesday they revealed plans for the city to be able to purchase and sell hundreds of acres for industrial development. The…

Airport Authority requests Boutique Air withdraw from Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- After almost six months of providing air service to and from the Hub City, Boutique Air could be withdrawing from the city's market. According to a news release from the Jackson-Madison County Airport Authority, Boutique Air had…

Alamo celebrates Christmas early with parade

ALAMO, Tenn. -- One local town celebrated Christmas early. Local residents were able to enjoy Christmas music and see several Christmas cars in the annual Alamo Christmas Parade. Law enforcement cars, trucks, and vehicles were also present, and they…

Black Friday deals in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Black Friday is upon us! Here are some deals that local stores will be having so that you are prepared to get the most bang for your buck. Tractor…