Cassandra Stephenson, The Jackson Sun

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The Jackson Sun

Jackson, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Cassandra:

Jackson Police seek origin of 'viral' video depicting child abuse

The Jackson Police Department is seeking public help in identifying the origin of what it called a "viral" video depicting child abuse. → Read More

Bill Lee visits West Tennessee to survey 'historic' flooding, talk creative solutions

Governor Bill Lee surveyed water-logged farms in Lauderdale and Dyer counties Wednesday, victims of 'historic' flooding not seen since the 1920s. → Read More

Hardin County teen indicted in connection with 2018 homicide

A Hardin County teen was indicted on one count of reckless homicide Monday in connection with the shooting death of another teen in 2018. → Read More

Hardin County officials search for missing 14-year-old

Eduardo Javier Olivas, 14, left on foot after a confrontation with his father in Savannah. → Read More

CoreCivic fighting to keep documents under seal in lawsuit over Hardeman Co. jail death

CoreCivic is fighting to keep documents under seal in a wrongful death and understaffing lawsuit filed by the widow of a former Hardeman County inmate. → Read More

Madison Co. Sheriff's Office assists ICE in arrests coinciding with immigration crackdown

Six individuals were taken into custody by ICE after MCSO traffic stops coinciding with immigration crackdown. → Read More

One killed, 10 injured in multi-vehicle Henderson County crash on Interstate 40

One person was killed and 10 were injured in a Sunday morning crash on Interstate 40 involving six vehicles. → Read More

Two killed in Decatur County house fire; one escapes without injury

Two people were killed and one escaped in an early-morning house fire in Decatur County Saturday. → Read More

Local Red Cross volunteers deploy to Louisiana for Tropical Storm Barry relief

As Tropical Storm Barry bears down on the Gulf Coast, volunteers from the West Tennessee American Red Cross are deploying to prepare shelters. → Read More

Beech Lake drowning victim identified as Pinson man

Lexington police have released the identity of a 29-year-old man who drowned in Beech Lake Tuesday night. → Read More

Hardin County bail bondsman convicted of illegal possession of pipe bomb

A former Hardin County mayoral candidate and bail bondsman was convicted of illegal possession of a pipe bomb by a federal jury Wednesday. → Read More

Flash flooding impacts multiple Jackson areas, prompts fire department response

Flash flooding caused by Wednesday afternoon storms left multiple areas in Jackson under several inches of water. → Read More

Jackson Police seek public help with hit-and-run case

Jackson Police need help identifying the driver of a blue Ford truck involved in a June hit-and-run incident. → Read More

Body of drowning victim recovered from Beech Lake

Lexington officials recovered the body of a 29-year-old man from Beech Lake Tuesday night. → Read More

Jackson among 10 cheapest cities in US thanks to rent prices, but what's on the market?

Jackson is the ninth cheapest city in the nation, according to government data, but the cheap rentals that got it there are seemingly disappearing. → Read More

Huntingdon doctor dies after more than 50 years of service to Carroll County community

Doctor Jerry Atkins has died after more than 50 years of serving the Carroll County community, according to Baptist Memorial Hospital. → Read More

Suspect in Milan homicide of 17-year-old turns self in

The 18-year-old man who self-identifies as a member of the Gangster Disciples street gang turned himself in to Gibson County authorities Tuesday. → Read More

Teen pronounced dead after weekend Decatur County crash

A 17-year-old from Decatur County was killed in a crash near Parsons Sunday night. → Read More

Officials search for 'armed and dangerous' suspect in Gibson Co. homicide of 17-year-old

Gibson County authorities are searching for a suspect linked to the Gangster Disciples in connection to the Milan homicide of a 17-year-old man. → Read More

Lexington police search for driver, vehicle involved in Friday hit-and-run injury crash

Police are searching for the driver of a dirty black Dodge Charger involved in a hit-and-run crash that left one injured in Lexington Friday afternoon. → Read More