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1 injured in Wednesday shooting at Allenton Heights

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday night in Allenton Heights. Officials with JPD say that officers responded to the shooting around 8:45 p.m. JPD says a person with gunshot wounds was found…

Weakley Co. man sentenced to nearly 8 years for meth related charges

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The District Attorney's Office says a Weakley County man has been sentenced to over eight years in federal prison. The release from the district attorney says 32-year-old Justin Tyler Bynum, of South Fulton, was sentenced on methamphetamine…

Jackson police wish community a happy Thanksgiving

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Police Department is wishing the community a happy Thanksgiving. Jackson police are reminding people to consider the level of risk, number of attendees and community levels of COVID-19 when making plans. Jackson Police wishes…

Old Country Store announces death of CEO Clark Shaw

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The CEO of the Old Country Store, Clark Shaw, has died. We’re both saddened and joyous to say that Clark Shaw went home to heaven peacefully this evening at 6:20 pm. Juanita... Posted by Brooks Shaw's…

THP launches 'Tennessee Challenge' initiative

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol announced the "Tennessee Challenge" initiative. A THP news release says the traffic safety initiative will see increased traffic enforcement efforts along highways and the interstate during highly traveled days. The release…

JMCSS awarded $40,000 grant for STEM education

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County School System has been awarded a grant by the governor's Future Workforce Initiative. A news release from JMCSS says the grant of $40,000 will help fund STEM education at the middle school level at…

Gov. Lee, first lady announce upcoming holiday events

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Gov. Bill Lee and First Lady Maria Lee are sharing what events Tennesseans can expect for the holidays. A news release from the Governor’s Office says the annual Christmas at the Capitol will be Monday, Nov. 30…

1 additional death, 65 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Madison Co.

JACKSON, Tenn. —The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed one additional death due to COVID-19 complications. The health department says that patient is an 85-year-old woman, who died Nov. 20. A total of 96 Madison County residents have died…

Local organization holds Toys for Tots fundraiser

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Marine Corp League held its fifth annual Toys for Tots fundraiser. The event was held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1848 on North Highland Avenue. The organization says its mission is to spread Christmas…

81 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Madison Co.; 5,238 total

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed 81 new cases of COVID-19 in Madison County. A total of 5,238 Madison County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Those new cases range in…

Football Friday Night Final Scores: Week 14

Final scores for Week 14 of Football Friday Nights: McKenzie 10 Peabody 17 Riverside 0 Waverly 14 Ripley 3 Haywood 17 Hardin County 20 Lexington 21 South Gibson 14 Milan 41 Clarksville Northeast 7 Henry County 39 West Carroll 8…

USJ appoints U of M alumnus as Chief Financial Officer

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The University School of Jackson has appointed Randy Olswing as Chief Financial Officer. A news release from USJ says Olswing, a University of Memphis alumnus, was Assistant Head for Operations/Chief Financial Officer at Hutchison School in Memphis…

Henry Co. mask mandate extended to Nov. 28

HENRY COUNTY, Tenn. — The mask mandate in Henry County has been extended to Saturday, Nov. 28. A news release from the Office of Emergency Management and Safety in Henry County announced the extension on Friday. The release says the…

Local sheriff's department warns residents about phone scam

HENDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Henderson County Sheriff’s Department is warning residents about a scam call. Scam alert!!!! Someone is calling people acting as a Henderson County deputy and saying they have a failure to appear... Posted by Henderson…

Virtual concert to replace annual Jackson Christmas parade

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The annual City of Jackson Christmas parade has been cancelled. A news release from the city says the parade will no longer be held due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in West Tennessee. The City of…

58 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Madison County; 4,826 total

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed 58 new cases of COVID-19 in Madison County. There are now a total of 4,826 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Madison County. The health department says the newest patients…

Dyer Co. Sheriff’s Office warns of fraudulent phone calls

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Dyer County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a caller posing as law enforcement. An individual is calling several residents posing to be a Law Enforcement Officer from the Dyer County Sheriff's Office.... Posted…

99 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Madison County; 4,768 total

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed 99 new cases of COVID-19 in Madison County. There are now a total of 4,768 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Madison County. The health department says the newest patients…

Football Friday Night Final Scores: Week 13

Final scores for Week 13 of Football Friday nights: West Carroll 14 Greenfield 12 Union City 0 Peabody 35 Adamsville 0 McKenzie 31 Moore County 42 Huntingdon 22 Covington (COVID WIN) Milan 1 Dyersburg 14 Haywood 42 Crockett County 21…

Henry Co. mask mandate extended to Nov. 21

HENRY COUNTY, Tenn. -- The mask mandate in Henry County has been extended to Saturday, Nov. 21. A news release from the Office of Emergency Management and Safety in Henry County announced the extension on Friday. The original order was set…