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  1. North Side wins Best of the South Drill MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    North Side High School JROTC swept the Best of the South Drill Match at Oman Arena Saturday, winning first place in seven of the nine categories in the competition. North Side wins Best of the South Drill Match North Side High School JROTC swept the Best of the South Drill Match at Oman Arena Saturday, winning first place in seven of the nine categories in the competition.

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  2. Briefs: Fire still blazes at timber companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Fire still blazes at timber company More briefs: Medina man killed in Madison County crash; Sheriff's Office warns of scam Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: More briefs: Medina man killed in Madison County crash; Sheriff's Office warns of scam; RIFA sale; Non-clinical jobs at JMCGH offered at workshops The fire began early Thursday and was discovered when workers arrived around 5:30 a.m. Madison County firefighters have been fighting the blaze for two days, and they anticipated continuing until at least 6 a.m. Saturday.

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  3. Forum addresses Gov. Haslam's Insure TennesseeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jackson Sun

    Forum addresses Gov. Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan About 200 people attend Jackson Community Health Forum Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Dr. Jim King, left, joins Dr. Lisa Piercey and Kyle Spurgeon to discuss the quality of health for the chronically poor in West Tennessee. Madison County Mayor Jimmy Harris didn't mince words when he expressed his feelings about the Affordable Care Act during the Jackson Community Health Forum on Friday at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

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  4. Briefs: Two charged with robbing teen at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Two charged with robbing teen at gunpoint More briefs: Two charged with drugs in Gibson Co.; Fire destroys historic Huntingdon home Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: More briefs: Two charged with drugs in Gibson Co.; Fire destroys historic Huntingdon home; 'Adventures of Lewis and Clark' at USJ today; Register for career workshop at Jackson General Hospital Two men accused of robbing a 14-year-old in his home and locking the teen in the basement were arraigned in Jackson City Court on Wednesday At 1 p.m. Tuesday, police officers were called to Sunnyside Drive and Montclair in reference to two suspicious people in the area, according to court documents.

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  5. Jackson offering variety of venues to watch Super Bowl 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Jackson Sun

    Jackson offering variety of venues to watch Super Bowl 2015 Super Bowl XLIX is shaping up to be an instant classic. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Super Bowl XLIX is shaping up to be an instant classic.

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  6. Charlie Motton joins Jackson's crowded mayoralaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Jackson Sun

    Charlie Motton joins Jackson's crowded mayoral race Motton ran for the mayor's office five times in the 1990s and early 2000s. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Charlie Motton believes he has sat on the sidelines long enough. 2 comments

  7. Briefs: Hardeman Co. man charged with TennCareaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Hardeman Co. man charged with TennCare fraud More briefs: Madison County firefighter injured; Two schools closed Wednesday due to illness Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: More briefs: Madison County firefighter injured; Two schools closed Wednesday due to illness; Businessman pleads guilty to illegal drug distribution Ben Ervin, 35, of Bolivar has been charged with TennCare fraud involving doctor shopping, which is using TennCare to go to multiple doctors in a short time period to obtain controlled substances, according to a news release.

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  8. Police rule Monday's death a homicide; victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Jackson Sun

    Police rule Monday's death a homicide; victim identified Jackson police are investigating the homicide of 33-year-old Harvey Gandy. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: A 33-year-old man's death at Crest View apartments on Crescent Avenue is currently under investigation according to Interim Police Chief Julian Wiser.

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  9. Engagement: Nancy Duncan & Howell WaldrupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Jackson Sun

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  10. High school student sections get creative foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Jackson Sun

    High school student sections get creative for games Theme nights, color nights and choreographed movement are popular activities Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: It's become almost routine in collegiate athletics over the last decade for team personnel to encourage their fans to dress a certain way for home games. The terms "white-out" and "black-out" now no longer just mean a liquid to cover irreversible errors on paper or massive power outage.

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  11. Gina Myracle embraces position as cancer center directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Jackson Sun

    Myracle is executive director of the $40 million Alice and Carl Kirkland Cancer Center, which opened in Jackson 14 months ago. Gina Myracle embraces position as cancer center director Myracle is executive director of the $40 million Alice and Carl Kirkland Cancer Center, which opened in Jackson 14 months ago.

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  12. Boone talks about racial past, present withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Boone talks about racial past, present with students 'It was simply the way things were' Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Clarence Boone, President of African-American Chamber of Commerce spoke to West Middle school students Friday afternoon about growing up in the Civil Rights era in Jackson. Jeanette Cole, a seventh grade social studies teacher set up the talk to help inform students before Black History month.

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  13. Sheriff's Office investigates dead dogs on CerroaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Jackson Sun

    The investigation found two deceased pit bull dogs in black plastic trash bags. The dogs had injuries consistent with dog fighting, according to the Sheriff's Office incident report.

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  14. Briefs: Rain, snow in West Tenn. forecastRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Rain, snow in West Tenn. forecast Other briefs: Benton Co. Sheriff's Office investigates suspicious death Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Deputies responded to a call about 7:30 p.m. and found Herbison dead in his driveway at 10200 Birdsong Road.

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  15. City fuels vehicles for a whole lot lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Jackson Sun

    City fuels vehicles for a whole lot less Alternative fuel: Better for the environment - and the city budget Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The lineup was impressive, but the message was greater when the city of Jackson and Jackson Energy Authority displayed Alternative Fuel Vehicles at the city garage on Conalco Drive on Thursday. "This is a learning curve, and it's going to take a little time, but we're on board," Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist said.

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  16. Shooting: New details on carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Jackson Sun

    Shooting: New details on car Ongoing investigation into the fatal shooting of James Roberson Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: In the ongoing investigation into the fatal shooting of James Roberson, police released an updated description of the car the shooter was driving. Police investigators have spoken with the car's registered owner and are working toward developing a person of interest in the shooting that killed Roberson, 25, of Jackson, on Tuesday morning.

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  17. Bobrick celebrates 25 years in the Hub CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Jackson Sun

    Bobrick celebrates 25 years in the Hub City 'This has been a great deal for everyone who works here' Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: It was a time to reminisce and a time to look forward when Bobrick Washroom Equipment Inc. celebrated its 25 "This has been a great deal for everyone who works here," Mark Lawrence, Bobrick's vice-president of manufacturing said. "It was a real good strategic move, because Memphis is the demographic center of the country."

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  18. Haslam kicks off Insure Tenn. tour in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Jackson Sun

    Haslam kicks off Insure Tenn. tour in Jackson Won't cost taxpayers another dime, governor says Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Bobby Arnold, president of West Tennessee Healthcare, spoke alongside Gov. Bill Haslam during an Insure Tennessee discussion at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital Wednesday morning.

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  19. Police update description of car sought in homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Jackson Sun

    In the ongoing investigation of the fatal shooting of James Roberson, police investigators released an updated description of the car the shooter was driving. Police update description of car sought in homicide In the ongoing investigation of the fatal shooting of James Roberson, police investigators released an updated description of the car the shooter was driving.

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  20. Police still looking for shooter in TuesdayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Jackson Sun

    Police still looking for shooter in Tuesday homicide Police say the man opened fire on two people in a car, killing James Roberson, 25 Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: A woman is comforted while police respond to a homicide on Woodberry Trail shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday. James Roberson, 25, who police say was picking up a friend, was shot in the driveway by a man in a mask.

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