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  • Man in critical condition after being shot multiple times on parking lot of barbershop
    Man in critical condition after being shot multiple times on parking lot
    A 20-year-old Jackson man is in critical condition after being shot multiple times on a barber shop’s parking lot in east Jackson, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.Police have not released the name of the victim...
  • Nashville man sought in double shooting that leaves one dead, another critical
    Nashville man sought after double shooting leaves one dead, another critical
    A Nashville man has been identified as a person of interest in an early Wednesday morning homicide of a man and the shooting of his girlfriend in Jackson. The man’s girlfriend is listed in critical conditionInvestigators identified Carlos...
  • Brothers in custody after infant critically wounded in shooting
    Brothers in custody after infant critically wounded in shooting
    Two brothers wanted in connection with the wounding of a one-year-old baby late Monday night are in custody, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.Antonio “Tony” Demont Byrd, 24, was arrested around 8:30 p.m....
  • Infant wounded in shooting in critical condition, suspects sought
    Infant wounded in shooting in critical condition, suspects sought
    Two brothers, Tony and Justin Byrd, are being sought by police in connection with the wounding of a one-year-old baby late Monday night, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.The release said on Monday, around 10:30 p.m.,...
  • Man and woman injured in shooting, suspects sought
    Man and woman injured in shooting, suspects sought
    Police are investigating a late Friday night shooting that critically injured a man and left a woman in stable condition, according to a Saturday morning news release from the Jackson Police Department.The release said around 11:10 p.m. Friday,...
  • Man in critical condition after being shot inside home; suspects sought
    Man in critical condition after being shot inside home; suspects sought
    Police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting that left a Jackson man in critical condition, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.The release said around 10 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to a home in the 200...
  • Man charged with attempted murder in stabbing, victim critically injured
    Man charged with attempted murder in stabbing, victim critically injured
    A Jackson man has been charged in connection with a Wednesday morning stabbing that critically injured a man, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.Melvin Shelton, 55, is scheduled to be arraigned via video link at 8 a.m....
  • Flower
    Being kind to yourself
    How many times during the day do you smile at another, say a kind word or give a wave or nod of the head? How many times have you stopped while driving to wave a waiting car into the line of traffic or assisted a stranger in need? When you do...
  • Stop - Perception of Reality Checkpoint
    WE THE PEOPLE TAR - Critical Thinking
    [ This is the 2nd in an ongoing series of WE THE PEOPLE TAR articles. To read the 1st article inthe series, follow this link - WE THE PEOPLE TAR - A true, grassroots, Non-Partisan Political Movement ]With our initial introduction of our Cultural...
  • Criticism
    Everyone is a critic
    Perhaps not everyone is a critic, but criticism in relationships is frequently a source of arguments and hurt feelings. When boyfriends and girlfriends and husbands and wives, criticize one another, bad memories often begin to surface. Suddenly he...