JACKSON, Tenn.--Breast cancer survivor, Susan Morris, celebrated being a 5-year survivor and shared her story as support for those in the breast cancer community. "i was a little bit angry, honestly because i'm a marathon runner and have always been healthy," said Morris. She's the owner of a local business with her husband in Jackson.She
JACKSON, Tenn.-Local health officials say West Tennesseans should not panic about the recent discovery of Ebola in Texas. In the event a deadly outbreak makes its way here, Shanna Shearon with the Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department said they are ready. "We already have infection control procedures in place. The universal precautions that
McNAIRY COUNTY, Tenn. -- A weekend break-in at the McNairy County Courthouse has investigators trying to figure out the motive. "We don't know what the crime was, so we can't develop a motive," Sheriff Guy Buck said. "And without a motive, it's hard to develop a suspect." Security cameras on the outside and inside of the bu
DOWNTOWN JACKSON -- Police arrested a Jackson man accused of statutory rape after he allegedly got a teenage girl pregnant. An attorney entered a not guilty plea on behalf of Dylan Blankenship, 25, in Jackson City Court on Wednesday. Blankenship faces a statutory rape charge. 'As a tax paying citizen, an American, it concerns me,' Jackson resident
DOWNTOWN JACKSON -- West Tennesseans are planning events this month to raise awareness for breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and people in downtown Jackson wore pink Wednesday to promote the cause. Survivors and supporters plan to host walks and fundraisers throughout the month. However, organizers say the most important thing about th
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — The woman whose best-selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series is sharing her insight into the upcoming Season 3, saying it "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns."
By Susan Cooper Eastman JACKSONVILLE Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida jury found Michael Dunn, a middle-aged white man, guilty of first-degree murder on Wednesday in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in an argument over loud rap music. Dunn, 47, a software engineer, testified he thought he was defending himself from an armed threat when he fired 10 r
Marty O'Donnell, former Bungie employee and composer of the Halo games and Destiny, will join a documentary about video game music, according to a Kickstarter blog post from the producers of The Players' Score: A Video Game Music Documentary.
New York (AFP) - Hitting the road with his band in a beat-up van, Sean Bohrman looked at the cassette deck and, instead of seeing an ancient relic, became inspired. He could listen to his own, and others', albums on the cheap.