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  1. Photo Gallery: JMCS 2015 Elementary School Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Denmark Elementary School teacher Alfreda Northern was named Jackson-Madison County School's Elementary School's Teacher of the Year. Northern was honored at a special assembly, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

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  2. Briefs: Haslam says he didn't discourageaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... Street to Campbell Street, will be temporarily closed from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, according to a news release. Jackson Energy Authority will be replacing water service in this area. If you have any questions, please call JEA at 422-7500. The ...

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  3. Officer recovering after surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... Sgt. Mike Thomas remained in Intensive Care at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital on Wednesday following surgery to repair multiple fractures he received after he was beaten while on duty Sunday. "He underwent his first of possibly many ...

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  4. JSCC, ARJ commemorate donation of robotic weldaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    JSCC, ARJ commemorate donation of robotic weld cell JEWEL Awards; Chik Fil A at Union Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Representatives from Jackson State Community College and ARJ Manufacturing, LLC, commemorated ARJ's donation of a robotic weld cell - a Motoman SSF-2000 - in the industrial technology lab at JSCC on Tuesday. Dr. Bruce Blanding presented a plaque to ARJ President Kimihiko Sumino and Plant Manager Pat Regan, and noted the significance of having the generous support of sponsors such as ARJ and the impact this will have on the quality of training that Jackson State can provide its students.

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  5. 'She's another officer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... K-9 unit, where they have been together since May 2013. Pepper was 1 year old when she was adopted from a trainer in Jackson, Tenn., who specializes in narcotics dogs and paired with Parks. Though the pair has to officially be re-certified every ...

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  6. Sgt. Mike Thomas recovering after surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jackson Sun

    ... Continued prayers and support are greatly appreciated." The man charged with the attack, Cepeda Coble, appeared in Jackson City Court on Tuesday morning. His bond was set at $250,000. Coble is charged with aggravated assault on a police officer and ...

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  7. JSCC and Lambuth partner for manufacturing courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jackson Sun

    The program will allow students to seamlessly begin at JSCC and finish at Lambuth with a degree that can be put to use right away in Jackson. JSCC and Lambuth partner for manufacturing course The program will allow students to seamlessly begin at JSCC and finish at Lambuth with a degree that can be put to use right away in Jackson.

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  8. Bobby Arnold named Man of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jackson Sun

    Bobby Arnold named Man of Year Born,raised in Jackson, Arnold has spent his life working to give back to the community. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Bobby Arnold, President of West Tennessee Healthcare, wipes his eyes as he realizes he is the Jackson's Man of the Year award during a recognition dinner in Jackson Tuesday.

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  9. Foundation creates fund to help Sgt. Mike ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jackson Sun

    Charitable donations can be sent by mail to the foundation at 620 Skyline Drive, Jackson, Tennessee 38301 or online at wthfoundation.org. Foundation creates fund to help Sgt.

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  10. Man accused of attacking officer to get mentalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jackson Sun

    ... A man accused of severely beating a Jackson police officer will undergo a psychological evaluation before his next court hearing. Meanwhile, the West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation has established a fund to help the family of Sgt. Mike Thomas with ...

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  11. One in custody in Lexington Wal-Mart shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Jackson Sun

    ... broke out between the two men and both received gunshot wounds. Fuller was transported to Regional Hospital of Jackson and that the other man was transported to Henderson County Community Hospital. Both men were later airlifted to the Regional ...

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  12. Goodwill Industries announces move to Vann DriveRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Goodwill Industries announces move to Vann Drive Store will be located between Robinson Toyota and Gander Mountain Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Goodwill Industries becomes the newest kid on the block in North Jackson, when the non-profit organization moves into a 25,525 square-foot facility between Robinson Toyota and Gander Mountain on Vann Drive in late 2015. "This new Goodwill store and Donations Express Center in the Columns II at Vann Drive will replace the store and donations site at 53 Carriage House Dr. in Jackson," Chris Fletcher, Goodwill public relations and communications manager said.

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  13. Capt. Tyreece Miller guest speaker at JSCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Capt. Tyreece Miller guest speaker at JSCC Miller met with JSCC students Monday to discuss his rise through ranks, college and determination. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Jackson Police Captain Tyreece Miller was the guest speaker for a Black History event, Monday at Jackson State Community College.

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  14. Officer scheduled for surgery after assault; ManaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Officer scheduled for surgery after assault; Man charged Jackson police Sgt. Mike Thomas was "beaten severely."

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  15. Attorney: Suspect in Holly Bobo case found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | USA Today

    JACKSON, Tenn. - A man who authorities had threatened to indict in the Holly Bobo case has been found dead, his attorney told WSMV-TV today.

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  16. New era, new place: Shuckers broadcaster ready to say 'Kiss it goodbye' to offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... him into unfamiliar territory. "This is my first experience living outside the state of Tennessee," Harris said. "Jackson is a great place. I learned a ton there, but I reached a point where I was ready to have another challenge." At 6-feet, ...

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  17. Rain leaves flooding, cold temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Jackson Sun

    Rain leaves flooding, cold temperatures Temperatures drop after rain leaves area, roads flood temporarily Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Jackson will begin to dry Sunday after Saturday's flooding and last week's lingering ice and snow, and National Weather Service meteorologists expect the dry weather to continue through most of the week. Temperatures this week are expected to be below average with highs expected to be in the upper 30s.

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  18. City to take action on dangerous stretch of North HighlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Scott Conger drives on North Highland Avenue nearly every day, and like many drivers who make the journey north of Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, he has to watch out for pedestrians. More so than most streets within the city, North ...

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  19. The nation's weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Valley on Saturday, as flood warnings were issued in southeast Missouri, northeast Arkansas, Tennessee and Kentucky. Jackson, Tenn., reported a midday total of 2.96 inches of precipitation. Fort Campbell, Ky., reported a midday total of 2.69 inches ...

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  20. Briefs: Humboldt police seek man on bad checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Association for Black Veterans is hosting an information session/membership drive from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Jackson-Madison County Branch NAACP Office, at 118 N. Church St. The association is a nationally certified veterans service ...

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