COVID-19 Updates

Changes COVID-19 could bring to community

JACKSON, Tenn. -- If someone is diagnosed with the coronavirus in Madison County, you'll likely know very quickly. "Once we are notified that we have a positive case in Madison County, we…

Jackson Chamber provides business guidelines on COVID-19

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Jackson Chamber of Commerce is sharing tips from the Centers for Disease Control on what to do before and if employees get sick. The CDC says that before employees get sick, employers should: Determine whether flexible…

Jackson City Court announces closure

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson City Court announced Friday they will be closed to the public until April 1st. If you have court during this time, please call (731) 425-8292 beginning Monday to reschedule your court date. If you need to…

Tennessee coronavirus cases rise to 26

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed eight more cases of coronavirus in the state Friday, bringing the total of positive cases to 26. TDH announced the new cases via Twitter. Below is a list of the counties…

Henderson City Court postponed

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Tim Crowe, Assistant Chief of Police for Henderson Police Department, announced the postponement of traffic court Friday. Based on recent events regarding the spread of the coronavirus, the City of Henderson is postponing the March 18th 2020…

Freed-Hardeman University makes adjustments to spring semester

HENDERSON, Tenn. -- Freed-Hardeman University is taking measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus. FHU will take a two-week spring break from March 21 through April 5, and will begin serving students primarily online beginning April 6. FHU is taking…

Jackson State extends spring break

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The administration of Jackson State Community College has made the decision to extend spring break and cancel all classes through the week of March 16-20. All faculty and staff will report to work during the week of March…

Churches, universities prepare for coronavirus impacts

JACKSON, Tenn.--Although there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in Madison County, the virus could impact our area in other ways. With 18 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Tennessee, how does it impact…

Lane College, Union University transitioning to online classes

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Lane College and Union University are both making adjustments to the Spring 2020 semester in response to coronavirus concerns. Lane College will be moving to remote classes for the remainder of the semester. Beginning March 23, classes…

Health officials give update on coronavirus

JACKSON, Tenn. --  According to health officials, there are zero confirmed coronavirus cases in Madison County as of Thursday. However, there are 18 Coronavirus cases in the Volunteer State. "Davidson is up to 6…