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Jackson Madison County schools lace up for Goody 2 Shoes run

JACKSON, Tenn. -The Jackson Madison county school system had the community lacing up their running shoes for students in need Thursday night. Close to 40% of JMCSS families are in poverty. The school system does provide free breakfast and lunch everyday for these students but some of them still nee

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-22 02:36:56

Jackson Arts Council: 31 Days of Art

Every day in the month of October will offer a unique art experience to our Jackson-Madison County community - sometimes two or more. The Jackson Arts Council will coordinate and maintain the 31 Days of Art calendar, which can be accessed on our website: www.jacksonartscouncil.tn.org. The council i

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 21:23:36

Support for psoriasis in Jackson

If you suffer with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis, you can find support in Jackson. Dr. Patrick Teer, board certified dermatologist, will be speaking about "What's New in Psoriasis Treatment" at a free education seminar and support group meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at The Dermatology Clinic of Jack

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 21:01:29

Jackson area high school football statistical leaders through Week 5

PASSINGRECEIVINGKICKINGPUNTINGTACKLINGTAKEAWAYS Teams that submitted stats this week were: Adamsville, Bolivar, Bruceton, Chester County, Crockett County, Halls, Hardin County, Huntingdon, Jackson Christian, Lake County, Liberty, McKenzie, McNairy Central, Middleton, Milan, Peabody, Riverside, South

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-21 19:36:38

Titans: Adoree' Jackson's kick returns 'the lighter fluid to the BBQ pit'

Subscribe today for full access on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device.Subscribe Now Already a subscriber, but don't have a login?Activate your digital access. Tennessee Titans will be looking to capture it's first home win of the season when they face Seattle Seahawks. Titans beat reporter Jas

DAILY NEWS JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 16:57:51

Congressman Kustoff visits Jackson recovery center

JACKSON, Tenn. - With a nationwide opioid crisis, our local congressman has shown interest in the rehabilitation process. Wednesday morning, Congressman David Kustoff visited the Aspell Recovery Center in Jackson. With the opioid drug problem hitting close to home, Kustoff says he wanted to see wher

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-21 00:32:13

Holly Bobo trial: Sentencing hearings begin

Jackson Sun reporter Maranda Faris recaps the verdict reached late Friday afternoon, convicting Zach Adams in the murder of Holly Bobo. MARANDA FARIS/The Jackson Sun SAVANNAH, Tenn. - After convicting Zach Adams of all eight counts, including two of felony first-degree murder, the same jury will no

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 23:43:25

Holly Bobo Trial: Defendant Zach Adams found guilty of first-degree murder, aggravated kidnapping and aggravated rape

More than six years after disappearing from a Darden driveway, a jury will finally hear what prosecutors say happened to Holly Lynn Bobo on April 13, 2011. Maranda Faris, Ayrika Whitney/USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee SAVANNAH, Tenn., - More than six years since Holly Bobo disappeared from her home

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2017-09-22 21:50:24

Master Distiller to help Heaven's Cradle

Party Mart will host the inaugural Master Distiller Series featuring Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller of Jack Daniels, at 6 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Jackson Country Club. Tickets cost $100 and include a meal, entertainment, silent auction, and a whiskey tasting guided by Arnett. For an additional $20 partici

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 21:32:09

Fall break camps keep student brains active

LIFESTYLES EDITOR Kali Bradford Students in Tullahoma City Schools will take a reprieve from their studies during the system's fall break - set for Oct. 2-13. During the break, several local organizations will hold camps to help keep the minds of students fresh and working. The Tullahoma Art Center

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2017-09-22 22:39:00

Pinson Mounds: Trees come down in restoration

NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation recently completed a restoration project to enhance visitor experience and preserve the history of Pinson Mounds. Trees on the mounds had grown substantially in size over the course of decades. Unfortunately, the trees had grown to

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-22 20:33:59

Humboldt police seek to ID men in $4,000 Wal-Mart thefts

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. - Police are asking the public to help identify two men wanted in a recent shoplifting incident at Wal-Mart. On Friday, officers began investigating a theft that ocurred at Wal-Mart in Humboldt, according to a release from the Humboldt Police Department. Police determined two men ent

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-22 20:20:44

Escapees on the run from Western Mental Health Institute; considered dangerous

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn. - Two men escaped Thursday from Western Mental Health Institute, according to Bolivar police. Joseph Bortz, left, and Matthew Inman The men are Joseph Bortz and Matthew Inman. Bortz is a 31-year-old white male who is five feet eight inches tall and weighs 145 pounds. Inman is

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-22 08:53:13

Zos Kitchen spreads to Hendersonville, adds to city's fresh fare

Hummus is a menu favorite, offered in classic, basil pesto or harissa red pepper flavors. Customers can also enjoy grilled kabobs, soups, salads, sandwiches, rice bowls and roll-ups - burrito's cousin. The location at 217 Indian Lake Blvd, suite 1001 is the sixth in Middle Tennessee. Customers at

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-09-22 20:00:44

Rep. David Kustoff tours Aspell Recovery Center, discusses opioids

U.S. Rep. David Kustoff (R-TN) recently visited the Aspell Recovery Center in Jackson and saw how the center is assisting those recovering from drug addiction. Kustoff said after his tour of the center, the U.S. - and West Tennessee - is facing a "tremendous" drug problem, and one that cannot be sol

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-21 15:15:17

Defense Pokes Holes In State's Theory During Day 9 In Holly Bobo Trial

Day 9 of the Holly Bobo murder trial ended with the state calling two rebuttal witnesses after the Defense rest its case Wednesday. 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 firs

WTVF - 2017-09-21 11:46:49

DCHS hosts College and Career Fair

Special to the State Gazette Dyer County High School hosted a College and Career Fair on Monday, September 18th from 12-2 p.m. for junior and senior students. There were over 50 booths representing different colleges, careers, services, and military opportunities for students to visit, ask question

STATE GAZETTE - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

JCT students learn about cyberbullying

JACKSON - Skin color, body shape, clothes, gender and religion or a few of the reasons people engage in activities that are classified as bullying. Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department official Akila McNeal was at Jackson Careers and Technology Elementary School on Wednesday talking abo

JACKSON SUN - 2017-09-21 20:41:01

Lane College preparing for their home opener this weekend

JACKSON, Tenn. - Three weeks into the 2017 season the Lane College Dragons find themselves with a 1-2 record. Not the start head coach Derrick Burroughs had in mind, but there's still plenty of time to turn things around. What better way to hit a 180, than in front of your fans. This weekend Lane Co

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-21 03:49:16

Boy Scouts enjoy annual Day Of Champions

JACKSON, Tenn.-The local Boy Scouts held their annual fall event of fun for special needs students who attend Jackson Madison County schools. The "Day of Champions" is for students to come out to the Fairgrounds to enjoy a morning of fun, games and camaraderie. Sacred Heart of Jesus High School stud

WBBJTV.COM - 2017-09-21 01:09:08