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  1. Mayor's race: Scott Conger is running to change the way Jackson is fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Mayor's race: Scott Conger is running to change the way Jackson is funded Since his days on the City Council it had long been speculated Conger wanted to run for Mayor. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Former Jackson City Councilman Scott Conger announced, Thursday, Aug. 16, that he will run for Mayor of the City of Jackson. 1 comment

  2. One seriously injured in Jackson shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Jackson Sun

    One seriously injured in Jackson shooting One victim was seriously injured in a shooting Friday night near the intersection of First and Middle Streets. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: One victim was seriously injured in a shooting Friday night near the intersection of First and Middle Streets in Jackson, Tenn. 15 comments

  3. WWI fountain restoration aims to unify community, right past wrongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Jackson Sun

    "Perhaps the best way to heal the past is not to throw away the evidence ... but to keep it there to remember that this is the way it was, but this is not the way it is now." WWI fountain restoration aims to unify community, right past wrongs "Perhaps the best way to heal the past is not to throw away the evidence ... but to keep it there to remember that this is the way it was, but this is not the way it is now."

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  4. Google+Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Jackson Sun

    Mac BBQ considering closing One year after Armstrong Flooring plant closure, Mac's BBQ considers closing doors because of lack of business. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Mac reads off a special written down on a sticky note to a customer placing an order at Mac's BBQ in Jackson, Tenn., on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.

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  5. Preliminary hearing date set for Brownsville man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | The Jackson Sun

    Keon Stewart, 23, was arraigned on Oct. 25 on a charge of second-degree murder for allegedly strangling Amanda Northern. Preliminary hearing date set for Brownsville man charged with murder Keon Stewart, 23, was arraigned on Oct. 25 on a charge of second-degree murder for allegedly strangling Amanda Northern.

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  6. Aeneas founder dies; community reactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Jackson Sun

    Aeneas' Harlan remembered for business abilities, Downtown loyalty Harlan's passing was a shock to those who heard it during the Jackson City Council meeting on Tuesday. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: FILE: 9/14/04: Jonathan Harlan the Chief Executive Officer of Aeneas Internet & Telephone stands in what was once a santuary of an old church which is now part of his new building in downtown Jackson. 22 comments

  7. Commission joins public-private partnership; City tables voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Jackson Sun

    After more than an hour of debate, blunt questions, economic projections and back-and-forth discussion for and against the City of Jackson's involvement in the public-private partnership that would result in the construction of a new Madison Academic and Jackson Central-Merry high schools. Commission joins public-private partnership; City tables vote After more than an hour of debate, blunt questions, economic projections and back-and-forth discussion for and against the City of Jackson's involvement in the public-private partnership that would result in the construction of a new Madison Academic and Jackson Central-Merry high schools.

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  8. Amanda Northern's family mourns, speaks out against domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Jackson Sun

    "If you're involved in violence in a relationship you can't get out of, get help," Hassell said. "Call the police.

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  9. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Jackson Sun

    Jeffrey Young, a nurse practitioner in Jackson, is the subject of an ongoing DEA investigation and has been disciplined by state authorities. Tennessee 'Rock Doc,' under investigation by the DEA, prescribed unjustified opioids, state says Jeffrey Young, a nurse practitioner in Jackson, is the subject of an ongoing DEA investigation and has been disciplined by state authorities.

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  10. County Commission votes to fund JCM constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Jackson Sun

    The Madison County Commission voted 20-1 to enter the partnership and join the tax incremental financing district that will help fund the project and pay payments on JCM for the first seven years. The total cost of JCM's construction is $20 million.

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  11. It's official: Merriweather will remain on JMCSS boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Jackson Sun

    Merriweather said publicly on Friday he was rescinding his resignation from the day before; move became official on Thursday when he submitted his rescinding letter to Madison County Commission Chairman Gary Deaton, who confirmed the letter had been submitted. It's official: Merriweather will remain on JMCSS board Merriweather said publicly on Friday he was rescinding his resignation from the day before; move became official on Thursday when he submitted his rescinding letter to Madison County Commission Chairman Gary Deaton, who confirmed the letter had been submitted.

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  12. Jackson neighbors show support for Jewish community after shooting at Pittsburgh synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | The Jackson Sun

    Dozens of flowers dotted the entrance of the Congregation B'nai Israel synagogue in Jackson in a show of support for the local Jewish community. Jackson neighbors show support for Jewish community after shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue Dozens of flowers dotted the entrance of the Congregation B'nai Israel synagogue in Jackson in a show of support for the local Jewish community.

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  13. Google+Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | The Jackson Sun

    Alicia Hassell points to the sky and screams "She's flyin, she's up there flyin now," while observing a memorial for her daughter she lost to domestic violence, Amanda Northern, at Hassell's home in Jackson, Tenn., on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. Amanda Northern family grieves in wake of death Alicia Hassell points to the sky and screams "She's flyin, she's up there flyin now," while observing a memorial for her daughter she lost to domestic violence, Amanda Northern, at Hassell's home in Jackson, Tenn., on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018.

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  14. Morris Merriweather resigns from JMCSS BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Jackson Sun

    Morris Merriweather resigns from JMCSS Board Morris Merriweather is resigning from the Jackson-Madison County School Board, Merriweather confirmed Thursday morning. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Morris Merriweather speaks with supporters after a board meeting at Jackson-Madison County Board of Education in Jackson, Tenn., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.

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  15. Baxter and Todd's past experiences highlight their different priorities if electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Jackson Sun

    James Baxter and Chris Todd are hoping to replace Rep. Jimmy Eldridge who's represented the 73rd District for eight terms. Baxter and Todd's past experiences highlight their different priorities if elected James Baxter and Chris Todd are hoping to replace Rep. Jimmy Eldridge who's represented the 73rd District for eight terms.

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  16. Suspicious death of 3-year-old; MCSO, TBI investigateRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 31 | The Jackson Sun

    Deputies responded to a call on Cane Creek Road in Jackson at around 5 p.m. Tuesday and found EMS caring for an unresponsive three-year-old girl. MCSO, TBI investigate suspicious death of 3-year-old Deputies responded to a call on Cane Creek Road in Jackson at around 5 p.m. Tuesday and found EMS caring for an unresponsive three-year-old girl. 1 comment

  17. Tacos 4 Life opens its first store with the goal of feeding Jackson and those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Jackson Sun

    Tacos 4 Life: Eat tacos; give life to a hungry child. When you buy one meal, one meal is donated - meal for meal.

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  18. Tuesday trick-or-treating for some West TN townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Jackson Sun

    Some towns moving Halloween celebrations Forecasts of inclement weather are causing some towns to move their Halloween celebrations away from Wednesday night. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: People line Liberty Street to get candy during the Downtown Jackson Halloween Extravaganza trunk or treat in Jackson, Tenn., on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016.

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  19. Southwest Electric workers return from rebuilding in wake of Hurricane MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | The Jackson Sun

    "[It was] probably the worst thing I've ever seen," Beasley said of the destruction he saw in the wake of the storm. "The damage was horrific."

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  20. 2-car collision at I-40 and the US 45 Bypass; one taken to hospitalRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 23 | The Jackson Sun

    Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: A two-car collision occurred about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at I-40 and the US 45 Bypass in Jackson. One driver has been taken to Jackson-Madison County General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to JPD Capt.

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