BRADFORD, Tenn. -- A family is rescued from their burning home by a brave neighbor who heard the crackling from the fire in his sleep. Don Lannom, the owner of the home, said the Sunday morning fire nearly cost him his life. "I didn't think there was that much to it until I got out the front door and could see an orange blaze in the background so I
EAST JACKSON, Tenn. - The Madison County Sheriff's Department confirms inmate Terron Kinnie, 29, of Jackson, is back in custody. Deputies arrested him after a brief foot chase around 7:30 p.m., near Lincoln St. and Booker St. Residents watched it all go down. "I was in the house cooking some food," said Crystal Hines. "I saw the police ru
MARTIN, Tenn. -- Hundreds of West Tennessee teens gather for the 91st Annual 4-H Roundup to compete for college scholarships among other cash prizes and recognition for their work. More than 350 high school 4-H'ers gathered Monday at the University of Tennessee at Martin to kick off a Roundup event which brings tough competition from across the state. T
SOUTH JACKSON -- A Jackson woman has been arrested after police say she was driving drunk on Sunday afternoon while her 9-year-old son was in the passenger seat. Officers say Amy Rice, 44, was found asleep at the driver's seat at a stop sign around 3:15. According to the police report, Jackson Police received multiple phone calls about Rice after eyewit
MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- An inmate was accidentally released from the Criminal Justice Complex, according to the Madison County Sheriff's Office. On July 18, Terron Derell Kinnie was released from jail around 9 p.m. after a bondsman made a $20,000 bond for the charges of simple possession of marijuana and criminal impersonation. The supervisor on duty d
NEW YORK (AP) — Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - R&B singer Beyonce and rappers Eminem and Iggy Azalea led the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards, one of the industry's top televised showcases, the cable TV network said on Thursday. Beyonce garnered eight nominations and will go up against Azalea in the coveted Video of the Year category at the Aug. 24 awards show,