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Jackson Psychologist Sentenced

A Jackson psychologist has been sentenced after a federal jury convicted him for false billings to Medicare and Medicaid in Tennessee and Mississippi. Doctor Lorne Allan Semrau, 64, of Jackson, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Jackson to 18…

Escapee Caught After 10 Years on the Run

A Henry County inmate, on the run for the last decade is back behind bars. Investigators said Windi Carper was arrested Sunday in Deerfield, Illinois after escaping from the Henry County jail, 10 years ago, while the department moved to…

Residents Fear New Gun Range

This video is no longer available. "To me it's unsafe," said Roxanne Reagan. Beaver road separates her home from the proposed shooting range site, in Viar, located in Dyer County. She and neighbors fought for a change in zoning to…

Plane Lands in Front of House

This video is no longer available. About thirty seconds is all it took for Dustin Manning's plane to go from being airborne to an emergency landing in a pasture, through a fence, across a highway, stopping just a few feet…

Madison County Considers Retirement Options

This video is no longer available. t Monday's Madison County Commission Meeting, Sheriff Woolfork voiced his concerns about a new retirement plan for county workers. The Deputies Sheriff association proposed the county's retirement plan to switch to a private company.…

Student Collects Cans For Japan

This video is no longer available. A little person with a big heart, that's 11-year old Dallas Hale, a fifth grader at Thelma Barker Elementary. Dallas was watching the news, saw the tsunami victims in Japan and wanted to help.…

Man Arrested for Running Naked

This video is no longer available. Bolivar Police say they received a call at 7:37 p.m. last night with a complaint of a naked man running down the street. "It's kind of an unusual thing...so our dispatcher dispatched an officer…

Union Lady Bulldogs Win Big Saturday

Defending NAIA National Champions Union University Lady Bulldogs made up for a less than stellar outing in the Sweet 16 by toppling Westminster 78-61 in Saturday night action.

Haywood Co. Jail Hiring

Haywood County Jail and Justice staff are almost ready to move into their new facility, but they won't be getting many new coworkers in the process.

Staying Safe in Rising Waters

Several counties in West Tennessee, such as Dyer County, are battling flood waters this week. And it's coming during a time when emergency leaders want to help warn you about the dangers of rising waters.

JPD Officer Suspended

An officer with the Jackson Police Department has been suspended after an internal investigation found he was not truthful in an report he filed about the arrest of former North Side High School football player Kirby Ross, 18, of Jackson.



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