Author: Shaley Dawson

Meeting addresses gun violence in the Jackson area

JACKSON, Tenn. -- After losing her son Tyler Guy to gun violence on May 20 of this year, Sabrina Blue wants to help combat gun violence in the area. "To lose him was devastating, but there's a bigger picture too…

Black Tie & Blue Jeans coming to Civic Center on August 6

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Get ready to pull out your black tie attire and your blue jeans. Friends of Heart is preparing for their largest fundraiser of the year next month. Black Tie and Blue Jeans is presented by West Tennessee…

Firework sellers prep for 'explosive' weekend

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Many are preparing for an explosive weekend coming up, but what can you expect in terms of fireworks sales this holiday weekend? The start date for fireworks sales began last Monday. Leaders…

Dyer Station Celebration returns with week full of events

DYER, Tenn. -- One local town is continuing their small town traditions this week. The City of Dyer kicked off their 38th annual Dyer Station Celebration on Monday evening at the VFW Building in Dyer. They are planning a series…

Group advocates to make adoption easier in Tennessee

JACKSON, Tenn. -- With the overturn of Roe v. Wade on Friday, some states are pushing for adoption instead of abortion. A non-profit is talking about the importance of adoption and fostering now more than ever. Parents interested in the…

Heat and Humidity Take A Break Next Week, Storms Return

Weather Update - June 25, 2020 - 6:00 PM TODAY: The heat and humidity remained with us today, with highs reaching 96 in the Jackson area and nearing 100 in other areas across the region. Plenty of sunshine remained and…