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MADISON COUNTY, TN UPDATED AGENDA 2022 AUGUST 15

on August 10, 2022, 8:28 AM / in Local News

MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2022 6:00 P.m.   FROM THE OFFICE OF commissioner GARY D. DEATON, chairman The regular AUGUST meeting of the Madison County Board of Commissioners will be held MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2022 at 6:00 P.m AT THE WEST TENNESSEE RESEARCH AND EDUCATION CENTER, 605 AIRWAYS BOULEVARD, SEMINAR ROOM 150, JACKSON, TENNESSEE 38305.     The following matters will […]

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Madison County Mayor recap

on August 5, 2022, 7:51 PM / in Local News

The county moves left…. In Madison County, A.J. Massey won the county mayor race. From WBBJ-TV “I’m starting to build a plan on how we can start to unite this county,” Massey said. “We had a lot of opportunities for some things that didn’t happen because we just had different ideas of where we wanted to be, so that’s my goal, is […]

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Jackson Madison August 4th Sample Ballot

on July 18, 2022, 8:46 AM / in Local News
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Alphabet soup group protest in downtown Jackson

Alphabet soup group protest in downtown Jackson

on July 3, 2022, 7:38 AM / in Local News

From WBBJ TV / Jackson, TN One local group organized a protest in response to the recent decision from the Supreme Court regarding Roe v. Wade The West Tennessee LGBTQ+ Support Group organized this protest in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. The decision means abortion is no longer legal and is now up to […]

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Madison County Board of Commissioners Meeting June 2022

on June 15, 2022, 10:59 AM / in Local News

AGENDA FOR THE JUNE TERM of the MADISON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS   MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2022 8:30 A.m.  FROM THE OFFICE OF commissioner GARY D. DEATON, chairman The REGULAR CALLED JUNE meeting of the Madison COUNTY Board of Commissioners will be held on TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2022 at 8:30 A.m. AT THE WEST TENNESSEE RESEARCH AND EDUCATION CENTER, 605 […]

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Excessive Heat Warning until 08:00PM Monday

on June 13, 2022, 7:05 AM / in Local News

* WHAT…For the Excessive Heat Warning, dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to 112 expected. For the Heat Advisory, heat index values up to 107 expected. * WHERE…Portions of North Mississippi, West Tennessee, East Arkansas and Southeast Missouri. * WHEN…For the Excessive Heat Warning, from 11 AM this morning to 8 PM CDT this evening. For the Heat […]

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Chinese Attack Web Site

on June 3, 2022, 8:43 AM / in Local News

Every morning I and other members of the team arise very early in the morning and arrive at various locations in the world to bring you some news and opinions and sometimes a little fun. We arrive hoping that the system remains up because all night long the system is being attacked. This mornings attack came through China (IP 121.11.117.118). […]

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Jackson Police are investigating an traffic accident that occurred in the 1700 block of N. Highland Avenue.

Jackson Police are investigating an traffic accident that occurred in the 1700 block of N. Highland Avenue.

on May 21, 2022, 6:20 AM / in Local News

Jackson Police are now investigating a shooting that occurred on N. Highland Avenue, between Skyline Dr. and N. Parkway, which caused an accident and claimed the life of a young black male.  During this ongoing investigation, officers have located bullet holes in the victims vehicle. Jackson Police are trying to locate or identify a black sedan that would have been […]

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Madison County officials receive check for conservation project

on May 8, 2022, 8:09 AM / in Local News

A Bribe refers to the offering, giving, soliciting, or receiving of any item of value as a means of influencing the actions of an individual holding a public or legal duty. This is true even from one level of government to another. Grants to the Local Parks and Recreation Fund (LPRF) provides grants to eligible local government entities for the […]

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City of Jackson plans road closure

on May 8, 2022, 7:46 AM / in Local News

City roads to be temporarily closed next week. According to information received from the office of Thomas S. Wolf, and the City of Jackson Engineering Department, a planned temporary road closure will take place on Tuesday, May 10. All lanes of Main Street from Church Street to Spencer Street will be closed from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday. […]

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AJ Massey secures Republican nomination for Madison County Mayor

on May 4, 2022, 6:39 AM / in Local News

Madison County Moves Slightly Left….. again AJ Massey is officially the winner of the Republican Primary Madison County mayoral election. Massey is quoted in saying this is just the beginning of his journey to the August general elections, but says this feeling is overall amazing. He also stated he is beholden to the voters of Madison County and his campaign will […]

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Jackson Police Department is investigating two homicides that happened on North Parkway.

on May 1, 2022, 7:40 AM / in Local News

On Friday around 3:45 pm the Jackson Police Department responded to a shooting in the area of 310 North Parkway. When officers arrived they found 4 victims shot in a vehicle.  Two of the victims were 16 year old juveniles and two were 18 year old adults.  One juvenile and one adult died as a result of their injuries. Witnesses […]

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We The People Voter Guide for May 3 Election !!

on April 24, 2022, 7:03 AM / in Local News

H/T to Lucy

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Letter to the Citizens of Jackson TN 2007 Over the Issue of the Downtown Parking Garage

on April 17, 2022, 6:56 AM / in Local News

We thought it important that the citizens of Jackson TN understand the relationship between individual companies and government institutions are not always in the best interest of the citizens. This is not to say that those asking for additional financial justification for projects are particularly evil in their intent. No, but for councils, commissions, and other bodies of government to […]

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Madison County TN Agenda April 2022

on April 12, 2022, 8:39 AM / in Local News
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Jackson Police Department needs assistance finding the parents or guardian of toddler.

Jackson Police Department needs assistance finding the parents or guardian of toddler.

on April 10, 2022, 6:59 AM / in Local News

The Jackson Police Department needs assistance locating the parents or guardian of a toddler found in the area of Kingsfield Drive. The toddler was found alone by a resident in the area. If anyone recognizes this toddler please contact the Jackson Police Department at 731-425-8400. Jackson Tennessee Police Department 234 Institute St Jackson, TN 38301 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 731-425-8400

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Jackson Police investigate midday shooting.

Jackson Police investigate midday shooting.

on March 31, 2022, 8:46 AM / in Local News

Jackson Police are investigating a midday shooting that occurred on Williams Street near Glendale. At approximately 11:50 A.M. March 30th,  Shotspotter alerted officers to shots fired in the area of Williams. Responding officers located a victim suffering with what seemed to be a minor non-life threatening injury. The victim was seen by Emergency Medical Personnel. The SRO at Madison Academic […]

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The Jackson Police Department has released the identification of found body.

The Jackson Police Department has released the identification of found body.

on March 30, 2022, 8:40 AM / in Local News

The Jackson Police Department has released the identification of the body found on Saturday, March 26, 2022 around 4:00 pm in the 300 block of Hale Street. The Medical Examiner’s Office in Nashville has positively identified the person found as 53-year-old, Goldie Ross-Donnell. Goldie was reported missing on February 6, 2022 by family members and wasn’t seen or heard from […]

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The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened at a local hotel.

on March 22, 2022, 11:10 AM / in Local News

On Saturday March 19,2022 around 10:00 pm, officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a report of a shooting at the Econo Lodge Hotel at 1890 Highway 45 Bypass. Officers arrived on the scene and discovered several juveniles and adults were having a party in one of the hotel rooms.  There were two adult victims and one juvenile victim […]

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The Jackson Police Department is investigating a domestic related homicide.

The Jackson Police Department is investigating a domestic related homicide.

on March 22, 2022, 10:46 AM / in Local News

Officers with the Jackson Police Department responded to a report of a male shot at 118 Crescent Avenue around 12:50am on 3/21/2022.  When officers arrived they found Jerome Huspon, a 34-year-old male, with gunshot wounds. Mr. Huspon was transported to JMCGH Emergency Department were he later died from his injuries. Officers took a juvenile male relative into custody shortly after […]

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