Local News in Gibson County, Tennessee

Smart Quote Finder  

Looking for news in a specific city? Click on the city below.

Bradford Dyer Gibson
Humboldt Idlewild Kenton
Medina Milan Rutherford
Trenton Yorkville Eaton


Local Christmas shoebox recipient says a small gift changed his life
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:30:08 -0800

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn -- Richard Addo calls West Tennessee home now, but first, he grew up in Ghana, where his life was not always easy. "We went through some little challenges. It is very common to see kids eating once a day," Addo said.

Dogs from alleged puppy mill transported for treatment
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 21:15:10 -0800

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. -- After an alleged puppy mill in Gibson County was raided Wednesday morning, a rescue squad transferred the animals to a shelter in Middle Tennessee.

95 dogs rescued from Tennessee puppy mill moved to shelters
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:08:14 -0800

The nearly 100 dogs rescued from a Gibson County, Tennessee puppy mill last week are finally on their way to local shelters and rescue centers.

Gibson County Schools Report Card
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:20:36 -0700

GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn -- Tonya Jones runs a salon in Jackson, but has a part time job at the Gibson County Special School District.

Gibson Co. commissioners vote again to ban guns at meetings
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:13:52 -0800

TRENTON, Tenn. -- Gibson County commissioners voted to keep their meetings "gun free." Commissioners originally voted to not allow guns back in September after some felt uncomfortable having holstered firearms in the room.

Officials seize about 100 dogs in West Tennessee
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 04:32:02 -0800

Officials in West Tennessee say dozens of neglected dogs in a breeding facility have been seized.

100 dogs rescued from deplorable breeding facility in Tennessee
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:38:17 -0800

A woman was arrested Wednesday after 95 dogs were found living in extremely deplorable and neglectful conditions at a breeding facility in Gibson County, Tennessee.

First responders see increased calls to transport obese patients
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:05:36 -0800

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Firefighters and EMTs are working together to serve West Tennessee's changing population. Obesity has become a big problem in the area, and first responders have seen an increase in calls because of it.

Voters Approve Wine, Constitutional Amendments
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 22:00:02 -0800

Shelby County citizens voted 2-to-1 Tuesday, Nov. 4, against a proposed amendment to the Tennessee Constitution that gives the Tennessee Legislature t...

Voters Approve Wine, Amendments
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 14:03:19 -0800

Shelby County citizens voted 2-to-1 Tuesday, Nov. 4, against a proposed amendment to the Tennessee Constitution that gives the Tennessee Legislature t...