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WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program kicks off July 1

JACKSON, Tenn. – The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department announced in a news release Monday that the WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) will begin July 1 in Madison County.  The program allows WIC participants to purchase fresh fruits and…

WIC to offer curbside service starting July 1

JACKSON, Tenn. – Beginning Wednesday, July 1, the Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department will offer curbside service by appointment at The WIC Center. WIC participants will be able to remain in their vehicles while they wait for their appointment. “We…

Empire 8 theater reopens in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Empire 8 has announced they will be reopening the theater on Friday, June 26. For the first two weeks, Empire says it will be showing classic films for audiences of all…

Hardin County to hold annual firework show on July 4

HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. -- Tour Hardin County announced in a news release Monday the annual 4th of July Fireworks Show will be held on Saturday, July 4 at dark. “We are excited to be able to co-host the celebration along with…

Local girl creates fundraiser to promote racial equality

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A young girl is making t-shirts and running a lemonade stand in an effort to promote racial equality in the community. Ten-year-old Juju was so moved by Black Lives Matter protests that she attended, she started her…

Tennessee partners with brands to provide free, low-cost masks

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Economic Recovery Group has partnered with over 30 brands to create the Tennessee Strong Mask Movement, according to a news release from the governor's office. The release says the partnership will provide Tennesseans with nearly 300,000…

Casting Crowns to perform at Birdsong Drive-In

CAMDEN, Tenn. — Birdsong Drive-In announced Thursday they will host a live, in-person Casting Crowns concert on August 29. The concert is part of Awakening Events’ Drive-In Theater Tour that provides live entertainment while still maintaining social distancing guidelines. Attendees…

Art bonds local mother, daughter during pandemic

  MILAN, Tenn. -- Erika Townsend, a Milan nurse and mother, is making the most out of this pandemic by creating chalk art with her daughter Addison. Erika says she saw chalk art ideas on Pinterest and thought it…