Author: Shaley Dawson

Beech Lake draws in crowds for Memorial Day

LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- The Memorial Day forecast was 80 degrees with some sunshine, which made for a perfect day to get out and enjoy some time outside. Many across West Tennessee gathered…

Educator of the Week: Susan Menard

It's time for this week's Educator of the Week, presented by the Tennessee Education Lottery. Susan Menard started teaching in Chicago, Illinois, where she worked for more than 30 years. In 2016, she moved to Jackson, where she continued to…

Bus Stop Cafe returns for third year in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A nonprofit is relaunching a summer program for kids in Jackson. "The Regional Inter-Faith Association here in Jackson is just dedicated to fighting hunger, but something we are…

Educator of the Week: Joy Raines

CARROLL COUNTY, Tenn. -- It’s time for this week’s Educator of the Week, brought to you by the Tennessee Education Lottery. Joy Raines is a kindergarten teacher at Huntingdon Primary School in Carroll County. She taught second grade for 16…

Educator of the Week: Michelle McPeake

HENDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- It’s time for this week’s Educator of the Week, brought to you by the Tennessee Education Lottery.  "Actually I started substitute teaching in special education. I was not…