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Obion County Struggles with Flooding

This video is no longer available. There is a state of emergency across parts of West Tennessee Tuesday night, as rivers overflow, forcing evacuations throughout Dyer and Obion Counties. The City of Rives is without a sewer system because of…

Tigrett to Re-Open Wednesday

A week after strong winds ripped the roof off of Tigrett Middle School in west Jackson, the school is set to reopen. According to Principal Dexter Williams, Tigrett will reopen Wednesday, May 4. He says students will be on their…

Evacuation Information

Because of the on-going flooding across West Tennessee, there are many evacuations underway in the area. The Obion County Emergency Management Agency is encouraging residents in Rives and the town of Obion to leave now. A shelter is open at…

Merriweather Case Goes Before Grand Jury

This video is no longer available. The Jackson man accused in the city's first homicide of the year has been cleared in the shooting. A Madison County grand jury chose not to indict Jonique Merriweather in the February 13 shooting…

Carroll Co. Man Missing Since Sunday

This video is no longer available. The search is on for a missing Carroll County man. The sheriff's department said Donald Ray McKelvey has not been seen since Saturday. Deputies said items such as his wallet, sell phone and car…

Fatal Wreck in Henderson

This video is no longer available. A crash involving two semis in Chester County takes the life of a Decatur County man and injures another. The Tennessee Highway Patrol said the victim, Timmy Thomas, 43, was killed. The crash involving…

City Council Redistriciting

This video is no longer available. The redrawing of city council district lines was one topic of discussion during Tuesday's city council meeting. Council members. on first reading, approved a redistricting plan. During a public comment period of redistricting, Ernest…

State Budgeting for Memphis/Lambuth

This video is no longer available. Efforts to bring a four-year school to Jackson to replace Lambuth University is getting a boost from the new state administration. According to State Senator Lowe Finney of Jackson, the University of Memphis would…

Jackson Municipal Elections

After an early voting period where more than three percent of voters took part, city leaders and election officials were hoping voters were waiting for election day to cast their ballots. But election officials are saying they have not been…

JMCSS Considers Outsourcing Janitors

This video is no longer available. Leaders with the Jackson-Madison County School System are considering a plan to increase the amount of janitorial positions being outsourced. The plan does not call for anyone currently on staff to be fired, however,…

Bobo Family Issues Statement

On Tuesday, the family of Holly Bobo reportedly issued the following statement to the Associated Press in Nashville: "We could never thank everyone enough for all the kindness that has been shown to our family during this difficult time. Thanks…

Voluntary Evacuations Expand In Obion County

Obion County Emergency Management officials are now calling on parts of the town of Obion to prepare to evacuate. The area of concern is along Obion Avenue,Troy Avenue, First Street to Eleventh Street, West Main Street between 14th and 15th…

UK Hires New President

University of Kentucky trustees have hired longtime Alabama college administrator Eli Capilouto as the next president of Kentucky's flagship university. The unanimous selection Tuesday of the 61-year-old Alabama native came two days after Capilouto was introduced as the preferred candidate…

Voluntary Evacuations In Rives

Voluntary evacuations are underway in the town of Rives in Obion County. The Obion County Emergency Management Agency says all residents of the town should prepare now to evacuate. Flooding is already taking place in Rives with more expected. The…

Bobo Family Seeking Help In Search

The family of missing nursing student Holly Bobo is pleading with people to search their property in an effort to find the woman who is believed to have been abducted outside her Tennessee home by a man dressed in camouflage.…

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