Author: Tristyn Fletcher

UPDATE: 17-year-old girl charged in fatal shooting

UPDATE: Jackson police say a 17-year-old girl is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of 41-year-old Rita Farris. JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Police Department says it is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Carruthers Drive on…

Sheriff's office warns of phone scam in Dyer County

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Dyer County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a recent phone scam. [videoembed] An individual is calling several residents posing to be a Law Enforcement Officer. He is calling individuals about... Posted by Dyer County…

76 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Madison County; 9,481 total

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed another 76 cases of COVID-19 in Madison County on Saturday. The new cases bring the total number of confirmed positive cases in Madison County to 9,481. Those patients range…

Over 1,550 vaccinated during Thursday's drive-thru event

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department says over 1,550 residents were vaccinated Thursday. The news release from the health department says 1,563 Madison County seniors received their dose of the vaccine at the Jackson Fairgrounds. “We could…

McNairy County lawyer suspended from practicing law

MCNAIRY COUNTY, Tenn. -- McNairy County lawyer Bobby Gene Gray was been suspended from practicing law on Thursday, according to a news release from the Board of Professional Responsibility. The release says Gray admitted to taking controlled substances from an…

Twitter locks Trump's account for 12 hours

Twitter has banned President Donald Trump’s account for 12 hours. [videoembed] As a result of the unprecedented and ongoing violent situation in Washington, D.C., we have required the removal of three @realDonaldTrump Tweets that were posted earlier today for repeated…

Tennessee Republican Party releases statement on Capitol protests

Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden has released a statement on the protests at the Capitol building in Washington DC. [videoembed] It’s an extremely emotional day for all of us that poured our heart into President Trump’s campaign. We have…