Author: Teri Jelks

A new Miss Jackson is crowned

JACKSON Tenn. -- This weekend the annual Miss Jackson pageant was held. It is a preliminary competition to the Miss Tennessee scholarship pageant that will be held in June of 2019. There were…

State education commissioner visits Crockett County schools

CROCKETT COUNTY, Tenn. -- Alamo City School and Bells Elementary School welcomed Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen to their schools Friday afternoon. Students lined the halls in anticipation of her arrival, some making…

theCO travels across state to bring modern tech to kids

JACKSON, Tenn. --Earlier this year, theCO launched a project called Driving Innovation. The organization drives around the state of Tennessee in a remodeled RV now called "The Lab." Inside the vehicle they have 3D…

A Jackson church honors local heroes

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Gospel Light Baptist Church dedicated their Sunday service to the men and women who protect and serve our city, state and country.  "Our church is a giving church. It's a…

Community prays over local neighborhood

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Members of the Jackson community gathered for a prayer walk. The event brought out board members, fire fighters, churches, residents and more. The police department cooked hot dogs and hamburgers for…

Bolivar helps revive local Forest Festival

BOLIVAR, Tenn. -- The Forest Festival began in 1949 and was located in several Tennessee locations throughout the years. Ten years ago the last festival was held, but now it is back. The festival…

West TN Invitational concludes

JACKSON, Tenn. --Today wraps this year's West Tn Invitational. The event was brought back to the Jackson area to raise money for the Ayers Children's Foundation. Ayers Children Medical Center is a part…