Author: WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

Energy efficiency heat safety tips

It's no secret that it is heating up outside. Here are some energy efficiency heat tips to keep your body and your wallet cooled off: Use blinds and shades to keep the inside cool. Close draperies on windows in direct…

Senior Center locations

You can find a list of Senior Centers in our area on the Southwest Tennessee Development District's website. Just click "Senior Centers" in the Programs section.

UTM Jackson Center to host LEGO robotics camp

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The University of Tennessee at Martin Jackson Center will host a LEGO robotics camp starting Aug. 2.   The camp will be held Aug. 2 and Aug. 5-6 at the center, located at Jackson State Community College.…

Pasta sauce recall information

A popular pasta sauce is being voluntarily recalled. Certain Ragu pasta sauces may contain fragments of plastic. The recall includes Ragu Chunky Tomato Garlic and Onion with best by dates of June 6, 2020, and June 5, 2020; Ragu Old…

Mugshots : Madison County : 07/18/19 – 07/19/19

The people in this gallery were booked into the Madison County Jail between 7 a.m. on 07/18/19 and 7 a.m. on 07/19/19. Their inclusion only indicates they were booked into the jail and does not indicate guilt.

1 killed during Sunday car chase in Dyer County

DYER COUNTY, Tenn. -- A woman is dead after a car chase ends in a crash Sunday morning in Dyer County. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 31-year-old Haleaka Tidwell was killed in the crash on Highway 104. Tidwell was…

Opening night show of "Mama Mia" sold out

JACKSON, Tenn. --  An opening night show at The Ned in downtown Jackson has been sold out. A hidden secret to this showing of "Mama Mia" presented by the Jackson Theatre Guild. Below the…

Jackson Area Plectral Society preserve old time string music

JACKSON, Tenn.--It's wasn't so quiet in a local library Thursday night. A community group gathered to preserve old time string music. They met at the public library in downtown Jackson. They perform and practice any music from the 1700's to…