Author: Teri Jelks

'Denise LaSalle Blues Camp' holds final performance

EAST JACKSON, Tenn.--  This week, the Denise LaSalle summer blues camp was held at Lane College. Friday night, children from across West Tennessee gave their big performance. "My experience has been mind-blowing," said Gabriel…

New grant brings free Wi-Fi to downtown Lexington

HENDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- It just got a lot easier for people living in Lexington to stay connected. The city now has a Wi-Fi grant from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development,…

Swimming instructor offers life-saving tips

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Two teenagers drowned in West Tennessee this week and now authorities are pushing safety measures. To prevent even more drownings from happening, it's important to be prepared. "Learning…

Trenton family seeks justice for shooting victim

TRENTON, Tenn. -- In October, Investigators with the Trenton police department say 43-year-old Billy Smith died after being shot on Lexington Street in Trenton. Maxine Blakely is Smith's mother. She says…

JMCSS narrows search for interim superintendent

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County School Board inches closer to finding an interim leader for the school district. In April, Jackson-Madison County School Superintendent Dr. Eric Jones announced he will be resigning…