Mason, TN


Mason officials pay off town's debt

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The small town of Mason, Tennessee has announced it's now debt free. Earlier this year, the state comptroller intervened when he learned Mason's finances were handled so poorly that $550,000 were unaccounted for. The town's vice mayor said not only is that debt paid off, but...
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Missing Haywood County woman found dead, TBI says

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Haywood County woman who was reported missing was found dead, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Wednesday. A Silver Alert was issued for 71-year-old Donna Rider on Dec. 6. TBI said Rider had a condition that impaired her ability to return without assistance. They also said she may have been traveling […]

One dead, multiple injured after crash on I-40 in Fayette County

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person was killed and multiple people were injured in an early morning crash in Fayette County on Wednesday. Police blocked off eastbound lanes on I-40 in Fayette County near mile marker 34 for several hours. As of 10:45 a.m., traffic near the crash site is still backed up. Tennessee Highway Patrol […]

‘Part of the DNA will be DEI at BlueOval City’

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) are front and center of hiring at BlueOval City, Ford Motor Company prepares to open its s new mega plant in Stanton, Tennessee, in 2025. “Around the BlueOval City project, our goal is to have the workforce be reflective of the community where we’re located,” said Alison Nelson, Ford’s director of DEI Strategies and Program Planning.

Man accused of bringing stolen gun to Millington basketball game

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says a man was arrested after being caught with a gun at a Millington High School basketball game Tuesday night. Deputies said a student saw Kyron Campbell, 21, drop the weapon, quickly put it in his pocket, and walk out of the school’s gymnasium. Deputies said when […]

NEWS ALERT- Santa is coming to Ritter

Ritter Communications is proud to announce we’ve once again booked Jolly. Old Saint Nicholas for a special visit to West Tennessee! North Pole Elves can confirm that. Santa’s sleigh will land in Millington, TN on Dec. 15 for his nightly appearances at Santa. Connection. Santa may be visited...

Whole team ‘steps up’ in blowout victory over Arlington

Colton, CA—With a balanced scoring attack featuring 3 players in double figures, the Lady Yellowjackets tore into the Arlington Lions on Monday night for a 57-23 victory in front of the home crowd at Hubbs Gym. Colton was led by Desiree Cadena, who put up a career high 21...

Neighbors speak out on Covington house fire that leaves 1 dead

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Covington Fire Department is investigating an early morning deadly house fire that left one Covington man dead. It happened Saturday morning, at a house that sits along Highway 59 West in Tipton County. Covington Fire officials say firefighters got the call around 7:30 a.m, when they...

Silver Alert issued for Haywood County woman

HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a Silver Alert has been issued for a Haywood County woman. The alert from the TBI says that Donna Rider has a condition that may prevent her from being able to get home safely. They say she may be...

First Annual Lakeland Festival of Lights

If you haven’t already noticed signs with QR codes around Lakeland make sure you take an evening to view some of the wonderful light displays around town. One street in Oakwood Grove might as well be called Christmas Lane. The Lakeland Education Foundation has organized this event as a fundraiser but it brings with it many benefits including the competitive spirit of Christmas light decorating. Registration is still open! Over twenty businesses and homes are currently competing. Voting began on 11/20/22 and runs through 12/24/22.

Holiday market returns: Brownsville Chamber event promotes small business

Dec. 6—The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce Small Business Holiday Market is back after taking the last two years off due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon on Dec. 10 in the parking lot of the Brownsville Events Center, 1 Event Center Blvd., just off Paredes Line Road between East Morrison Road and Ruben Torres Boulevard.

Oakland three peat...What does it mean ???

For the third consecutive year, the Oakland Patriots are at the top of the high school football world. Can we really grasp the enormousness of an accomplishment like this, or will the perspective aspect of time tell us?. Before we get all philosophical, let’s examine a few things. During the...