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Mayor Conger presents Photographer of the Year Award

JACKSON, Tenn. ---  Mayor Scott Conger presented Renee Day with the Jackson Photo Club, Photographer of the Year Award according to a news release from the city. The release says Day was honored on Thursday for her outstanding photography…

Unity Breakfast discusses COVID-19 prevention in Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. -- The 2021 Brownsville Unity Breakfast was held virtually on Saturday. Brownsville Mayor Bill Rawls hosted the virtual breakfast. This was the Unity Breakfast Group's first meeting of the year. It's an informal opportunity for faith-based leaders and…

Local restaurant offers cook at home experience

JACKSON, Tenn. --- A new way to eat from home is being offered in the hub city. Mama Baudo's Chow Bella is now offering an authentic cook at home experience. "We have our mama's apron boxes. This lets you…

COVID-19 in Tennessee: 4,808 new cases, 680,847 total

  The gallery above shows the latest statewide COVID-19 data from the Tennessee Department of Health as of Saturday, January 16. The health department also released an updated case count by county. …

Additional death, 68 new COVID-19 cases in Madison Co.

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed another Madison County resident has died due to COVID-19. Those residents are: an 84-year-old man died Jan. 15. The health department also confirmed another 68 new cases of COVID-19…

CWD-positive deer found in Lauderdale, Madison counties

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has confirmed CWD-positive deer have been located in Lauderdale and Madison counties. According to a news release, the deer from Madison County was harvested by a hunter and was within 10 miles of Henderson County.…

DSCC announces virtual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- The Dyersburg/Dyer County Chamber of Commerce and Dyersburg State Community College will host a virtual celebration on Monday, Jan. 18. According to a news release, the celebration will take place virtually on Dyersburg State's Facebook page and…

Paris Walmart to temporarily close for cleaning

PARIS, Tenn. -- The Walmart in Paris is temporarily closing for a thorough cleaning. An announcement from Walmart says the store will close at 2 p.m. Friday and reopen again at 7 a.m. on Sunday. During the closure, Walmart says…

Police seek ID in burglary at north Jackson businesses

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a person of interest in three burglaries at north Jackson businesses. Police say the burglaries happened early Friday morning, when the man in these photos was…

COVID-19 in Tennessee: 5,557 new cases, 676,039 total

The gallery above shows the latest statewide COVID-19 data from the Tennessee Department of Health as of Friday, January 15. The health department also released an updated case count by county.  …

JMCSS employees receive first vaccinations

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Some school district employees in Madison County are breathing a sigh of relief today after getting their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. "I'm thankful," Helen Brooks, attendance…

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