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Local manufacturer announces expansion, will add 25 jobs

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A local manufacturing facility broke ground Tuesday on an expansion that will lead to more jobs. Bobrick Washroom Equipment Inc., located a 100 Bobrick Drive in west Jackson, announced Tuesday that they will invest $6 million in…

Candidate for Jackson mayor Mark Johnstone holds fundraiser

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A candidate for Jackson mayor, Mark Johnstone, held a fundraiser Monday night. At a farm-to-table event at ComeUnity Cafe,  he auctioned off three farm-to-table paintings. Local guitarist Douglas Marcis performed.…

Jimmy Eldridge opens campaign headquarters

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A candidate running for Jackson mayor gathered with his supporters Monday. Jimmy Eldridge along with family, friends and supporters attended the opening of his campaign headquarters. Eldridge says he wants…

Controversial lynching memorial has a committee

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The controversial lynching memorial now has a committee. Several members of the community were at the Madison County Commission Monday morning to support the memorial for lynching victims in Madison…

New Tennessee House bill aims to protect animals

JACKSON, Tenn. -- House Bill 852, or the Tennessee Paws act, is sponsored by Rep. Bruce Griffey. The bill aims to give tougher sentences for anyone convicted of aggravated animal cruelty, animal…

Martin police investigate after gunshots fired outside bar

MARTIN, Tenn. -- Police are investigating after gunshots rang out early Sunday morning outside a bar in Martin. An officer was in a nearby parking lot when the shots were fired outside Slide and Ride Saloon, located at 627 North…

Jackson Escape Rooms go city-wide

JACKSON, Tenn-- "We've gotten really good at locking people in rooms for fun and we decided we wanted to knock down the walls, and get out in the city," said Lee Wilson, owner…

Families gather for a Cinderella Tea Party

JACKSON, Tenn. - Young girls in the Hub City had a chance to dress up as princesses for a day. Sunday the Ballet Arts celebrated the Cinderella ballet with a tea party. Families gathered and got to meet special characters…

A West Tennessee church honors local athletes

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. - It was a day of fun for families coming together at the Family Life Fellowship Church. Everyone dressed up in purple to show their support Haywood County schools. Sunday was Tomcat Nation Day and the church is recognizing…

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