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Lane College briefly placed on lockdown

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Lane College was briefly placed on lockdown Friday afternoon. The lockdown started around 12:15 p.m. and was lifted around 12:30 p.m., according to the college's automated alert system. Jackson police confirm they responded to the campus for…

Family escapes early morning fire that destroys Huntingdon home

HUNTINGDON, Tenn. -- A mother and her four children escaped an early morning house fire with only the clothes they were wearing. The Huntingdon Fire and Rescue Department responded around 3:45 a.m. Friday to the fire on Chick Lane, according…

Flooding causes problems for Obion Co. town

RIVES, Tenn. -- Flooding from the Obion River not only turned fields into lakes, but also a town. "Tuesday morning, the water started coming over the banks of the river, the Obion…

City mayor responds to lawsuit against Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn -- Earlier this week, a lawsuit was filed against the city of Jackson that could affect countless cases out of Jackson City Court. According to documents filed in federal…

TCA students volunteer with RIFA

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Fourth graders spent Valentine's Day doing good deeds. Trinity Christian Academy students spent today with the Regional Inter-Faith Association for a day of good service. The students were divided into groups to help with cleaning duties and…

City of McKenzie celebrates founder's birthday

McKENZIE, Tenn. -- Residents of the city of McKenzie gathered Thursday to celebrate the birthday of the city's founder. "It is so exciting! I was here in 1969 when we had our centennial,…

Food delivery service 'WAITR' comes to Hub City

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A new food delivery business called 'WAITR' is ready to take your order. It's one of two delivery services now up and running in Jackson. "It's a free app…

City of Jackson served class-action lawsuit

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the city of Jackson. Both the chief of police and city court clerk have been listed as defendants. In January, we…

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