Adam Friedman, The Jackson Sun

Adam Friedman

The Jackson Sun

Jackson, TN, United States

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Recent articles by Adam:

Funeral services set for Camden woman killed in single-car crash on Tuesday

A Camden woman was killed in single-car crash in Paris on Tuesday → Read More

Cast member of "Deadliest Catch" sentenced to 51 months in jail

Jason King, a former cast member of the TV series 'Deadliest Catch" was sentenced to jail for being a felon in possession of a firearm. → Read More

Missing person search underway at Pickwick Dam after overturned boat found

Officials are searching for a missing person after boating was found overturned on Pickwick Dam. → Read More

Jackson church holds national day of action to teach students about the horrors of gun violence

Mother Liberty C.M.E Church in Jackson held a national day of action were elementary age students learned about the horrors of gun violence → Read More

Tornado spotted 10 miles east of Jackson, tornado warning issued for Madison, Gibson, Carroll and Henderson counties

The National Weather Service in Memphis has issued a tornado warning for Henderson County, Gibson County, Carroll County and Madison County in effect until 3:45 p.m. → Read More

Remnants of Tropical Storm Barry could hit Jackson towards the end of the weekend

The remnants of Tropical Storm Barry are expected to hit West Tennessee this weekend → Read More

Tennessee Comptroller approves financing part of public-private partnership, leaving one step left

The Tennessee Comptroller approved the financing part of the public-private partnership for a new Madison Academic and JCM, leaving one step left → Read More

New CSL Plasma center puts $70,000 back into Jackson in first two months

CSL Plasma opened at 843 North Parkway in May, since then they've paid out nearly $70,000 that has gone directly into the community → Read More

Cigna plans to join Obamacare marketplace in West Tennessee counties, adding competition

Cigna plans to expand there Obamacare marketplace to Jackson and the rest of West Tennessee, joining Blue Cross and adding competition → Read More

Fraud, trap doors and $11.87 million: How Boren beat Hill in the breakup of the prominent Jackson law firm

Ricky Boren and Jeffrey Boyd sued their former partner Robert Hill for reneging on deal to sell the firm, on June 28 they won over $11 million → Read More

Love's Travel Stop to invest $8.8 million in a new facility in Milan

Love's Travel Stop announced it will invest $8.8 million in a new facility and create 80 new jobs in Milan. → Read More

Jackson mayor's top aide Alex Reed opens up about his gambling addiction, his redemption in city hall

Jackson mayor's top aide Alex Reed opens up about his gambling addiction and how he hopes to use his second chance to make his hometown better → Read More

West Alley BBQ is back, bringing barbeque to North Jackson

The former downtown restaurant, West Alley BBQ, opened its Vann Drive location at beginning of July. → Read More

How Jackson accumulated $87.7 million in debt

As of July 5, Jackson owes $75.4 million in debt and $12.3 million in interest. → Read More

Documents reveal tensions, side agreements and the millions the city pays to keep the Generals in Jackson

Under the 2011 lease agreement Jackson spends close to $1.1 million per year to keep the Generals in the city → Read More

Jackson Mayor Scott Conger and the new city council form a budget committee for the first since 2017

Jackson Mayor Scott Conger presided over his first city council on Tuesday, as it created a budget committee. → Read More

How Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist administration used debt to subsidize quality of life and avoid taxes increases

Former Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist took out $51.64 million in debt while in office to subsidize quality of life projects and avoid tax increases → Read More

The Madison County Commission passes its budget setting up a potential lawsuit with Sheriff John Mehr

The Madison County Commission passed a $259 million, but gave the sheriff $2.8 million less than he requested setting up a potential lawsuit → Read More

The legacy of Jerry Gist, the only man to be mayor of Madison County and Jackson

The legacy of Jerry Gist, the only man to be mayor of Jackson and Madison County → Read More

Hill vs. Boren: $11 million verdict reached in prominent Jackson law firm split

A Madison County Chancery Court returned an $11.87 million verdict against Robert T. Hill in lawsuit with former partner Ricky Boren and an employee. → Read More