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Tina Turner Museum in Brownsville to feature outfit belonging to Turner

HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn. - Tina Turner fans gathered Tuesday at the West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center for the unveiling of a one-of-a-kind item. An outfit that belonged to Turner is being donated to the Tennessee State Museum, which is scheduled to open in Nashville in October of next year. The outf

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-19 23:45:09

6 scenic Fall Middle Tennessee hikes

When Jimmy and Shirley Stansell starting taking daily hikes at Radnor Lake almost 35 years ago, most days they had the trails to themselves. But with the growing popularity of this close into town state natural area, where (foot and car) traffic has skyrocketed by as much as 50 percent just in the l

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-09-20 14:00:01

Church Bells, Bombs and Lilac trees

The second printing cover of Church Bells, Bombs and Lilac trees Now that's a title, but I guess it is the most defining memories an author had of growing up as a child in war torn Germany during WWII. If so, write to me and I will try to put the two of you together. Thanks.

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-09-19 03:10:00

Defense Could Rest Soon In Holly Bobo Trial

Zach Adams walks to his seat to take part in day eight of the Holly Bobo murder trial, Tuesday, September 19, in Savannah, Tenn. Zach Adams is charged with felony first-degree murder, especially aggravated kidnapping, aggravated rape of Holly Bobo. (Photos: Kenneth Cummings, The Jackson Sun) Copyr

WTVF - 2017-09-20 12:45:46

Titans: Taywan Taylor fastest receiver in the NFL

Get the newsLog In or Subscribe to skip A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Embed x Share CLOSE Titans rookie wide receiver Taywan Taylor had a 42-yard catch and 17-yard run in Week 2 victory agai

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-09-19 12:00:01

THSO awards $18 million in federal grant funds for highway safety

JACKSON, Tenn. - The Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security joins with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office to announce law enforcement agencies and partners across Tennessee will be awarded federal grant funds to support local highway safety initiatives. Approximately 400 grants exceedin

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-19 22:47:44

CDC says to get flu shot before end of October

JACKSON, Tenn. - It is hot outside, but health care workers say flu season is here. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends getting a flu shot. "The CDC says once you start seeing flu cases in your community, that is the time to get the flu vaccine," Deborah Leggett, co-owner of th

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-19 22:40:18

'Gracious lady' Hortense Cooper dies

Former Shelbyville resident Hortense Cooper, widow of Tennessee Gov. Prentice Cooper and mother of U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper, died Monday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was 98. "My mom was a gracious Southern lady," said Jim Cooper in a statement released by his office in Washington. "She w

SHELBYVILLE TIMES-GAZETTE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Tennessee Associated Press high school football rankings

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through September

MARSHALL COUNTY TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Zaxby's continues to help with hurricane relief efforts

JACKSON, Tenn.-Zaxby's locations across the U.S. will again join together for hurricane relief efforts. All Jackson and Lexington locations will be participating. On Thursday night, September 21st, from 5 to 8 p.m., 10% of all proceeds from dinner will go towards Hurricane Irma relief efforts. JACK

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-20 02:07:47

South Side student injured prior to class

A South Side High School junior was injured in the parking lot at about 7:05 a.m. Tuesday morning, prior to the start of classes. It is believed that a classmate, while driving into the sun, was unable to see the other student and ran into him, according to a Jackson-Madison County Schools press rel

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-19 15:38:13

USJ presents 'The Branchman'

The University School of Jackson will present its production of "The Branchman" at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday in the Blankenship Theater on the USJ campus, 232 McClellan Road, in Jackson. A Preview Party will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday. The production, written and dir

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-19 14:47:51

Covington High School science teacher utilizes 'USA Test Prep' to keep students engaged

Covington High School's science department has begun the implementation of a program knowns as USA Test Prep in order to engage students in a world ruled by devices. CHS science teacher Marty Price has been using the program for four years and stated he's seeing results in the students comprehension

COVINGTON LEADER - 2017-09-18 22:00:00

Families enjoy final day of West Tennessee State Fair

JACKSON, Tenn. - All good things eventually come to an end and today that good thing is the West Tennessee State Fair. After opening last week, this afternoon we will say goodbye to the 162nd annual Fair until next year. Hundreds of families filled Jackson Fairgrounds Park on this this beautiful Sun

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-18 01:54:52

Gas explosion kills one, destroys home

A Humboldt woman died after a gas explosion at her home on Avondale early Saturday morning. Nancy Crocker, 81, was home alone when the house at 2011 Avondale exploded at about 6:20 a.m. leaving only one exterior wall standing. Just down the street from Station 2 of the Humboldt Fire Department, fire

MILAN MIRROR-EXCHANGE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Chism family, friends pray for kidney donor

WAITING - Will Chism Jr. has been on the transplant list for the past three years,waiting on a kidney. The family hopes to make more people aware that donated organs can be directed to certain individuals. At far left is Will as a Boy Scout several years ago. Will Chism Jr. needs your prayers and he

MILAN MIRROR-EXCHANGE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

VFW post now Sugar Creek venue

GATHERING PLACE - Brad Webster and his wife, Tisha (not pictured), will soon open their new event venue, The Gathering Place at Sugar Creek. The former VFW building has been completely revamped, inside and out, top to bottom, to create location for all types of parties, weddings, meetings or any num

MILAN MIRROR-EXCHANGE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Suspect in Toone double homicide appears in court

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. - One of the men charged in the February shooting deaths of Joe and Javarrie "JoJo" Roberts appeared Tuesday in court. Marquenton Williams is charged with first-degree murder in the case. According to an affidavit, another suspect, Jeremy Hamer, provided a statement to police

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-19 20:37:42

New space for startups coming soon to downtown Jackson

DOWNTOWN JACKSON, Tenn. - New retail space will soon open in downtown Jackson. It is part of a project called "The Local." Crews worked to finish construction Monday at The Local. The site, located on West Lafayette Street in downtown Jackson, will provide retail space for local entrepreneurs and ve

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-18 22:39:57

Still no sign of missing Hardeman Co. man

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. - There still has been no sign of a missing man from Bolivar who was last seen nearly a week ago. James Perry, 83, has been missing since Tuesday, Sept. 12. Hardeman County Deputies and volunteers are still following leads. Perry was last seen around 11 a.m. at his home on Hol

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-18 23:15:07