Author: WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

Police respond to alleged incident inside mall

JACKSON, Tenn. – Monday afternoon, WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News saw reports over social media of an incident at the Old Hickory Mall. The posts allege that there was a robbery at the Kay Jewelers located inside the mall. Our crews…

Milan lights up the sky with 2022 fireworks show

MILAN, Tenn. -- A local city celebrated the 4th of July early on Friday. The colorful and explosive show lit up the sky just after 9 p.m. Guests enjoyed a vibrant firework display,…

Babe Cave holds grand opening in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- There's a cutting edge new business in a local town. The Babe Cave celebrated their grand opening on Friday. A ribbon cutting ceremony marked the doors opening for guests, family, and…

McCaig's Movie Mayhem: Minions: The Rise of Gru

https://youtu.be/_89t6FgGLSE WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News' very own Eli McCaig is here with a review of Universal's and Illumination's Minions: The Rise of Gru. In the 1970s, young Gru tries to join a group of supervillains called the Vicious 6 after…

UT Martin history professor honored for Civil War scholarship

MARTIN, Tenn. -- A local professor received a big honor. University of Tennessee at Martin history professor Dr. Timothy B. Smith has received the Frank E. Vandiver Award of Merit. This award honors his contributions to the historiography of the…

Camp kids perform at TR White Sportsplex

JACKSON, Tenn. -- It's a camp full of artistic expression, and kids were able to show them off Thursday. The TR White Mid-Summer Camp Program held performances by its kids at the TR…

LIFELINE hosts 2022 All American Blood Drive

JACKSON, Tenn. -- LIFELINE Blood Services hosted their annual All American Blood Drive on Thursday, sponsored by Joe Mahan Ford. The event kicked off at 10 a.m. and just wrapped up at…

Library continues summer Upcycling program

JACKSON, Tenn. -- There was more fun and educational classes at the local library. The Jackson-Madison County Library is hosting an Upcycling program this summer. On Tuesday, the program was all about gardening, and a special guest talked to…

Truck slams into Lexington nursery

LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- Carole Ralston says it just came out of the blue. Ralston had just clocked in when she heard what she described as two awful pops, which she thought had…