Author: Stephanie Fernandez

Ceremony held for CIT program graduates

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A special ceremony was held for those graduating the Crisis Intervention Team. 16 participants in the CIT program were recognized during a graduation ceremony Friday afternoon at the West Tennessee…

Agency provides elderly and community heat safety tips

JACKSON, Tenn. -- With temperatures expected to be high this weekend, a local agency wants to provide the community with some heat safety tips for the summer. "Heat affects the elderly differently than it…

Search ends after missing boater's body is recovered

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. -- The search ends for a missing boater from a Wednesday morning boating accident near the Pickwick Tailwater Ramp. Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officers have identified the missing boater as 56-year-old Jeffery Dilworth from Rienzi, Mississippi. Officials…

Fire Marshal shares tips for National Pet Fire Safety Day

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Monday is National Pet Fire Safety Day, and local firefighters have safety tips on how to protect pets. Finding a place where your pets are safe in your home is a priority for most pet owners,…

Public attends summer waterfall seminar

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. - A local business invited the public to watch a waterfall show. Carter's Nursery, Pond & Patio on Old Medina Road invited the public to their summer waterfall seminar. Those attending were able to tour the different…

House fire kills two people; one escapes fire

SUGAR TREE, Tenn. -- Two people are dead after an early morning house fire. A fire broke out at a home on Edd Raines Road in Sugar Tree. The Fire Coordinator for Decatur…

Program helps community build strengths, qualities

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Community leaders and business owners are helping others build their strengths to better serve the community. "I feel like the things that I have learned and will learn through this program will help me be a more…

Safe at Home program helps survivors of abuse

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Those who work directly on a day-to-day basis with domestic abuse victims gathered Monday at the Madison County Sheriff's Office to learn about the Safe at Home Program. Program…