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Man Creates "Tornado Detector"

This video is no longer available. It's said necessity is the mother of invention. For one West Tennessee man, the need to better locate tornadoes inspired him to spend years working on a tornado detection device. The sound of tornado…

Crockett County Man Dies from Heat

This video is no longer available. The summer heat is to blame for the death of an elderly Crockett County man on Tuesday evening. Sheriff Troy Klyce says Jim Davis, 85, and Hint Talley, 70, were riding on their property…

Jackson Oaks Resident Accidentally, Fatally Shoots Himself

This video is no longer available. Jackson police are calling a deadly shooting inside Jackson Oaks, a center for independent and assisted living, an accident. Police and EMS were called to the north Jackson facility around 2:30 p.m., Thursday. Claude…

UT Ag Center Readies for Summer Celebration

This video is no longer available. For more than two decades, lawn enthusiasts, gardeners and flower lovers have flocked to Summer Celebration at the UT Agricultural Extension Center. Thursday, the annual event will kick off once again. Various activities are…

Carl Perkins Center Receives Walmart Grant

This video is no longer available. The Walmart Foundation presented a big gift to the Exchange Club-Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse, Wednesday. At the Walmart in south Jackson, foundation representatives presented the center with a grant…

Texas Man Accused of Trying to Run Woman Over

This video is no longer available. A Texas man is free on $5,000 bond after Jackson police say he tried to run a woman over with his truck, around 12:20 a.m., Wednesday. Scott Keith Thornburg, 54, of Marble Falls, Texas,…

Jackson Woman Charged with DUI in Georgia

This video is no longer available. A Jackson mother faces charges near Atlanta, Ga., after officers say she was drunk and speeding with four children in the vehicle with her. Maria Michelle Baylor, 35, faces 10 separate charges in connection…

Election Controversy

This video is no longer available. A Lexington man running for city alderman, position 7 has been disqualified from the race due to a residence technicality. The Henderson County election board voted Monday night 3-2 to disqualify Mark Stanfill. The…

West Tennessee Solar Farm Taking Shape

Large steel beams and brackets line some 25 acres near Interstate 40 in Haywood County. These first clear signs of the West Tennessee Solar Farm are being constructed by the hour, project leaders say. What's not being constructed are a…

Child Care Centers Ready for New Crib Regulations

This video is no longer available. If your children spend their days in child care, be prepared for a possible increase in the amount you pay. A state crack down on cribs is aimed at keeping babies in all daycare…

Parents Charged in 6-Month-Old Child's Death

This video is no longer available. A pair of Chester County parents are behind bars accused of killing their 6-month-old son. "I can not understand it, have four kids myself," said Chester County Sheriff Blair Weaver. According to Weaver, investigators…

Fire Crews Battle House Fire in Milan

This video is no longer available. Fire crews battled a fire at a two-story house in downtown Milan late into the night, Tuesday. According to police on the scene, the fire was first called in a little after 8:00 p.m.…

Brownsville Investigator Retires Following Investigation

This video is no longer available. An internal investigation into the handling of evidence at the Brownsville Police Department has left Lt. Shawn Williams, a 22-year veteran of the department, out of a job. "We have a very strict protocol…

Henderson Co. Among Presidential Disaster Declaration Request

This video is no longer available. Tuesday, Governor Bill Haslam announced that he asked President Barack Obama to declare Henderson and six other counties federal disaster areas as a result of sever storms, straight-line winds, flash flooding, flooding, hail and…

Manning Charged in Stratford Lane Drug Bust

This video is no longer available. A Jackson man is facing a number of drug charges after narcotics officers reported finding a cache of drugs, weapons and cash inside his north Jackson home. Woo Winiski Terrell Manning appeared in Jackson…

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