Stephanie Fernandez

TBI seeks person of interest in Reelfoot Lake homicide

OBION COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is looking into the deaths of two Weakley County men at Reelfoot Lake. The TBI confirmed the identity of the two victims, 26-year-old Chance…

Locals react to Biden and Harris inauguration

JACKSON, Tenn. - Just hours after President Joe Biden was sworn-in, West Tennesseans are reacting to the historical inauguration. The transfer of power took place in Washington Wednesday afternoon, among heightened…

Virtual event celebrates life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Typically, local activists hold a march through downtown in their cities to honor MLK Day, but the pandemic has caused some celebrations to go online. The NAACP hosted a virtual celebration of renown civil rights leader Dr.…

Drive-in rally celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Each year, the Jackson-Madison County branch of the NAACP hosts multiple events to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. This year's events all looked different from previous years, but they all still focused on Dr. King's…

NACDS talks coronavirus vaccine roll out

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is discussing retail pharmacies' role in giving COVID-19 vaccines. NACDS discussed the Federal Pharmacy Partnership program, which can help the vaccine roll out process…

Man charged with attempted murder in Lexington shooting

LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- Lexington police are investigating after a woman was shot in the head during an apparent domestic dispute Monday morning. Police say the shooting happened just before 10 a.m. at a home in the 100 block of Montgomery…

JMCSS reveals plan for second half of school year

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County School System says they will continue their hybrid schedule. JMCSS Chief of Staff Greg Hammond explains how they got through the first half of year of learning…

Madison County selects new administrator of elections

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Madison County Elections Commission met Wednesday for a special meeting. The meeting was held in the auditorium at the Madison County Agricultural Complex on North Parkway. The purpose of the meeting was to interview selected applicants…

False claim leads to futile search in Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Monday, deputies in Henderson County searched the woods for three possible suspects. Deputies responded to the area of Austin Chapel Road after a 9-year-old boy claimed he was approached by three men who threatened to harm…

Service, funeral procession honor West Tennessee soldier

CORINTH, Miss. -- A service and funeral procession was held for a West Tennessee soldier, Army Cpl. Hayden Harris in Corinth, Mississippi Thursday. Harris, an infantryman with the 1st Squadron, 89th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd…

RIFA feeds homeless community on Christmas Day

JACKSON, Tenn. - A little Christmas cheer served with ham, turkey, masked potatoes and green peas. Regional Inter-Faith Association, also known as RIFA, gave out meals to the needy and homeless population in West Tennessee. Leaders with the RIFA Soup…

Organization hosts annual 'Toys for Tots' drive

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Captain Jack Holland Marine Corps League Detachment #735 will be collecting toys for the annual 'Toys for Tots' drive this Saturday and Sunday, December 12-13 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The collection will be at…

Santa House event opens in downtown Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- If you're looking for a local place to find Santa and tell him your Christmas wishes, you're in luck. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the Hub City! The Santa House, located on the…

City officials discuss CARES Act funding, expenses

JACKSON, Tenn. -- City officials met Thursday for the Jackson Budget Committee meeting. City leaders met virtually to discuss several topics. One topic was the CARES Act funding and expenses. The city requested reimbursement of $1.8 million. At present, they have…

Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland opens in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas in the Hub City. Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland has returned once again. Friday was the first day for the lights show.…

Jackson residents react to new mask mandate

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department reinstated a mask mandate. The health department says it will go in effect at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday. It's currently set to…

Local man's wish to be baptized comes true

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Benjamin Pratt was 14-years-old when he and his friend were crossing the Bypass in Humboldt and were struck by a car. His friend was killed and Benjamin Pratt was paralyzed. Benjamin Pratt is now 29-years-old and being…