JACKSON, Tenn. -- Saturday marked the end of an era at a local community center. The center has been a place for Jackson's youth to connect through sport for more than a century. The Jackson YMCA held its last event, a karate and Taekwondo teaching camp. Dozens came from all over West Tennessee. The program's […]
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Hundreds of children laced up for basketball Saturday in The Hub City. It was all for a camp designed to hone their skills and help them bounce back on and off the court. "In order to be able to bounce back there has to be a foundation," former NBA player Andre Turner […]
UNION CITY, Tenn. -- The Discovery Park of America remembered the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII with special presentations about the atomic bomb. Visitors were able to go to three different sessions to learn about nuclear bombs, Truman's dilemma on whether or not he should drop the atomic bomb, and original "Duck and […]
McNAIRY COUNTY, Tenn. -- It was a rewarding night for McNairy County residents as they fundraise and celebrate families they've helped through Habitat for Humanity. More than 200 people attended the sixth annual celebrity waiter dinner. Through the program, chartered in 2001, the county has helped six families build their homes. The event raised more […]
HENRY COUNTY, Tenn.,--Investigators said they are looking for a suspect in a Friday night homicide in Henry County. Deputies said they responded to a report of a person being shot inside a private residence along Highway 79 North in Buchanan around 7:30 pm. The victim is identified as 65-year-old Jacky Ford. In a news release, […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The Christian drama "War Room" made a surprise bid for the box-office lead, Zac Efron's music drama "We Are Your Friends" bombed spectacularly and the N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton" keeps chugging along.
NEW YORK (AP) — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.