Author: Tristyn Fletcher

Cowboy Jim's hosts first ever Haunted Market, House

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Cowboy Jim's is hosting its first ever Haunted Market. The event will feature a haunted house right behind Cowboy Jim’s on 1328 South Highland Avenue. The Haunted House will be open Friday and Saturdays from 6…

JMCSS Family Fun Day to be held Oct. 23

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County School System is inviting the community to its District Family Fun Day. JMCSS says it will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Parkview Learning Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Along…

Bethel presents 'Sweeney Todd' for Halloween

MCKENZIE, Tenn. -- A Victorian era tale is coming to the Bethel Performing Arts Center for Halloween. Director Bala Boyd and the Renaissance Theatre program are bringing you "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street." Bethel says this dark…

Police investigating shooting that led to man's death

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police are investigating after one person was killed in a shooting. JPD says that its officers responded to the area of 164 Lincoln Circle around 8 p.m. on Tuesday after an alert from the Shotspotter system.…

Health department begins offering flu vaccine

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department is offering the flu vaccine. The department says that the CDC recommends the vaccine for anyone over the age of six-months-old to get it each year. The department adds that is…

JMCSS approves new Code of Conduct for students, staff

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A new Code of Conduct has been approved for the Jackson-Madison County School System. The school system announced the approval Wednesday, following a number of revisions over the past 11 months. “Back in December and following our…

West Tennessee alumni added to 2nd TICUA Hall of Fame Class

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Four West Tennessee alumni have been chosen for the second class of Hall of Fame inductees. The Tennessee Independent Colleges Association announced that 24 alumni had been chosen. From West Tennessee that includes: Former representative and…

Organizations work to form West Tennessee DREAM initiative

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Multiple West Tennessee organizations are working to create the DREAM initiative. This DREAM initiative will be aimed at addressing the lack of access of crucial resources to the community, according to a news release. They say the…

Jackson's Central Dispatch award $20,000 grant

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson's Central Dispatch has been given a $20,000 grant. The City of Jackson says the grant will go towards training, and comes from SUGA, Inc., a Computer Aided Dispatch software resource vendor. The city says Central Dispatch…