Local News

Christmas on Main turns Savannah into winter wonderland

SAVANNAH, Tenn. -- One city is getting into the holiday spirit. The City of Savannah kicked off its annual Christmas on Main event Friday night. It was definitely a winter wonderland as attendees got a chance to try ice…

Deer confirmed to have CWD in Weakley County

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A case of chronic wasting disease has been confirmed in Weakley County. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency confirmed the case on Friday, saying it was found between Dresden and the Henry County line. The TWRA says there…

Haywood County High School seniors gifted scholarships

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. -- Local high school students received a surprise visit on Friday. Tennessee State University awarded Haywood High School seniors scholarships to attend the university in the fall. Seniors that had a 3.0 GPA or higher received a…

17 dogs rescued from breeding operation in Lake County

LAKE COUNTY, Tenn. -- A news release says 17 dogs were rescued in Lake County. Animal Rescue Corps says the dogs -- which included newborn puppies -- were rescued from a breeding operation. The release says the dogs were…

Man wanted in McNairy County found in Mississippi

JACKSON, Tenn. -- The U.S. Marshals confirmed a Tennessee was captured in northern Mississippi on Thursday. The Marshal Service says Zaimen Lambert, of Michie, was taken into custody following a barricade in Corinth. Marshals say Lambert was wanted by the…

Holiday events this weekend in West Tennessee

JACKSON, Tenn. -- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and there are many events in West Tennessee this weekend to help ring in the holiday. Saturday at 10 a.m., head to the…

WBBJ says 'goodbye' to Alex Northcut

After more than three years reporting all things sports in West Tennessee, the WBBJ team is saying 'goodbye' to Alex Northcut. Alex will be taking on a new opportunity in Sioux City, Iowa later this month, and he has a…

Jackson City Council member Harvey Buchanan dies

JACKSON, Tenn. -- A longtime Hub City civil rights leader, businessman and government leader has died. Jackson City Council member Harvey Buchanan died Thursday night according to Mayor Scott Conger's Facebook page. Buchanan represented District 4 on the Jackson City…

City leaders reviews topics ahead of council meeting

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Jackson city leaders are reviewing several issues before their monthly council meeting. "We want to look at what zoning we can do now to better enhance our city, create opportunities or move…

Civil War era cannon ball found in Jackson

JACKSON, Tenn. -- History is all around us, especially here in the Hub City. Some men were cleaning out a warehouse when they found a cannon ball from the Civil War era.…

Annual Christmas parade held on Main Street in Milan

MILAN, Tenn. -- The City of Milan held its annual Christmas parade Thursday night. Residents were able to line Main Street as fire trucks, floats decorated with an assortment of lights went by. Kids and adults were even able…

Humboldt kicks off Christmas with tree lighting

HUMBDOLT, Tenn. — The Christmas season has begun in Humboldt, and all it took was the flick of a switch! Dozens of residents came together for the annual Christmas Tree lighting on Main Street Thursday night. Though the weather…

Job fair held for the Haywood County Community Hospital

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. -- One local hospital is reopening its doors and is in need of employees. Braden Health will be opening the Haywood County Community Hospital in January, and needs to fill 150 positions. The organization partnered with the…

Weather

Spotlight

On Facebook