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Man charged in connection to woman's body found in Hardin County

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. -- The body of a missing woman found in Hardin County. The Hardin County Sheriff's Department says the body of Meagan Gammill was found Monday morning near Porters Creek in Hardin County. Investigators say Gammill's body was…

Police respond to possible kidnapping in Chester County

CHESTER COUNTY, Tenn. -- Police responded to an incident in Chester County.   At around 5 o'clock Sunday evening officers responded to cash saver in Henderson on an initial report of someone possibly being…

Cruisin' Jackson event raises money for Rein-Bow Riding Academy

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn.--A special event was held Saturday to help further the work of a local organization. Folks 'cruised on by' for the 'Cruisin' Jackson' event held at the Jackson Dragway in east Madison County. The all-day car show included…

Police respond to incident in west Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police responded to an incident in west Jackson. The incident happened near Foxlea and Greenfield Drive, off of Old Hickory Boulevard. A vehicle was seen crashed into a utility pole. Police say they have no further…

Dyer City board appoints new vice mayor, hear from citizens

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Dyer City board members held a meeting Monday afternoon. During the meeting, a new vice mayor was appointed upon the mayor of Dyer. Members also discussed different issues and developments for the city. Citizens of Dyer…

Jackson church provides donations to restaurant workers

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local church is giving back to restaurant workers with a special donation. First Assembly of God in Jackson is making a special donation to the community by giving away boxes of food and house hold items…

Commercial vehicle crash leads to traffic delay on I-40

JACKSON, Tenn-- A wreck leads to major delays on Interstate 40 Sunday. The Tennessee Highway Patrol has reported a commercial vehicle crash Sunday afternoon, causing traffic to back up for hours. According to authorities, the crash happened on Interstate 40…

Local church lead members with Easter weekend services

JACKSON, Tenn. -- One local church is holding a special Easter service for its members. SoulQuest Church in Jackson kicked off the Easter weekend with a church service and plenty of fun to go along with it. "We always try…

Gibson County church holds Easter 'Eggstravaganza'

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn.-- A local church in Gibson County is bringing a little fun in the sun to their members. New Covenant Pentecostal Church hosted an Easter 'Eggstravaganza' for the members of their church. There was food, games and even…

49th annual Andrew Jackson Marathon to be held Saturday

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Andrew Jackson Marathon is returning to the Hub City this weekend. "They have a half marathon and a full marathon, and we have people from eight different states racing in this marathon this weekend," said race…

Jackson retirement home hosts 'Senior Spring Fling'

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local senior facility is bringing the fun back to their residents. Regency Retirement Village hosted its Senior Spring Fling. Organizers say they wanted to bring together residents after seniors homes have been closed due to the…

Senator Bill Hagerty meets with city leaders in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Tennessee Senator Bill Hagerty met with Jackson city leaders, discussing issues affecting constituents across the region. "It's a chance to talk to people in West Tennessee about what their concerns are and really understands where the rubber…

Agenda review meeting addresses COVID-19, Waste Management

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Committee members gathered for the city agenda review meeting on Thursday. Members discussed an update on residents health due to COVID-19 in the city of Jackson. They also took the time to talk about the upcoming school…

Two counties left with severe damage from storm

MCNAIRY Co.-- Two counties in West Tennessee are recovering from the storm damage on Saturday. Severe damage was left in Henderson and McNairy Counties, leaving some residents to figure out what's next for their properties. When you drive in the…

Storm leaves severe damage to homes in Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Henderson County residents are sharing their experiences from the storm that moved through their area earlier Saturday. Many in Henderson County are in shock after what they say is the biggest storm to hit their community.…

American Kennel Club host dog show

JACKSON, Tenn -- A unique dog show is back in the Hub City. American Kennel Club dog show was held Saturday showcasing its most unique dog breeds. Many people and their dogs from around the country participated in the dog…

Jackson resident celebrates 75th birthday

JACKSON, Tenn -- One local resident celebrated her birthday in a special way. Mattie Witherspoon celebrated her 75th birthday with a surprise drive-by birthday celebration. Cars honked their horns as they drove down the street to wish Witherspoon a Happy…

Police investigating shooting at Old Hickory apartment

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police are investigating a report of a shooting in the 800 block of Old Hickory Boulevard near Greenfield Drive. Police say officers responded to the shooting around 4:30 p.m. Friday, and found a man inside an…

Medical group hosts webinar on COVID-19 long-haulers

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local medical clinic hosted a webinar to help individuals who have experienced post-COVID-19 symptoms. New Life Medical Group offered the free webinar for West Tennesseans who…

Local medical group plans to host COVID-19 webinar

JACKSON, Tenn-- A local medical group is helping residents fight COVID-19. New Life Medical group is offering a free webinar Thursday, March 25, 2021  to help people living with long-term post-COVID symptoms. They will learn how to heal and improve…

Local pharmacy distributes Johnson and Johnson vaccine

JACKSON, TN -- One local pharmacy holds a drive-thru vaccine event in Jackson. Phipps Pharmacy gave patients the chance to receive their COVID-19 vaccine Saturday. The pharmacy administered Johnson and Johnson vaccines in Madison County during a drive-thru vaccination event.…

United Way Of West TN hosts virtual silent auction

Weakley County, Tenn. -- The United Way of West Tennessee hosted its Weakley County silent auction Friday evening. The silent auction was held virtually on Facebook due to COVID-19. United Way advocates for individuals by uniting agencies in a way…

Local University continues annual Spring Rummage Sale

JACKSON, Tenn. -- One local university is helping to raise money for its students in a special way. For over 20 years Freed-Hardeman University Associates have given the community the opportunity to shop…

UT Martin's Music Department continues music series

MARTIN, Tenn. -- The University of Tennessee at Martin's Music Department is hosting multiple musical series, guiding music majors through the importance of sound. The series features popular musicians who give their insight on music. The university invited special guest…

Police respond to disturbance at a funeral

JACKSON, Tenn-- Police responded to a church where family members say they were having a funeral  when a man walked in with a gun. Jackson police responded to Straightway Apostolic Church in the 2100 block of North Parkway in East…

Developing story: Police called to local funeral service

JACKSON, Tenn. —  A developing story as police are called to a disturbance during a local funeral service. Jackson police responded to Straightway Church in east Jackson where they say a man walked in during a funeral armed with a…

Local couple hosts pandemic friendly bridal shower

BELLS, Tenn. --A Crockett County couple put a twist to their bridal shower. Katy Moore and Jamye Freeman were surrounded by family and friends during a socially distanced drive-through bridal shower. Cars drove past while dropping off their bridal gifts.…

Local travel ball tournament returns to the Hub City

JACKSON, Tenn. --A local travel ball tournament is back in the Hub City. Baseball players came from several states to enjoy the West Tennessee Healthcare Sportsplex travel tournament after reopening the season despite COVID-19 restrictions. The West Tennessee Healthcare Sportsplex,…

Search ends for local missing child

JACKSON, Tenn. -- It was good news today for one family, after an 11-year-old boy who was reported missing earlier today, has been found safe. Around 11:30 this morning, investigators were called to the area of Chester Levee Road in…