Economic Development News

Reports from the Bureau of Economic Analysis put Jackson in the top 10 least expensive cities.



Union’s teacher training programs score high for the third year in a row.



Jackson Chamber releases new tools to promote community.



Community leaders in Jackson, Tennessee joined together recently at the Jackson Chamber to find out what the program, “Strong Communities” is about.



Asia Ricketts attends classes at Jackson State and learns hands-on experience as a co-op employee at Toyota Bodine in Jackson.



Over 500 high school students had the opportunity to hear from industry leaders about modern manufacturing and the technical skills needed for today’s workforce



AT&T is now offering Fixed Wireless Internet Service to rural portions of 18 states, Including Madison County and parts of 53 counties across Tennessee



THCA Honors Sasha Ketron from West Tennessee Transitional Care in Jackson



LEADS Grant Recipient Winners Leaders Credit Union, member-owned financial cooperative based in Jackson, Tenn., is pleased to award ten West Tennessee educators with the L.E.A.D.S. Educator Grant. This program awards ten $1,000 grants to area educators whose initiatives empower students to Learn, Experience, Advocate, Dream, and Serve. “The L.E.A.D.S. Educator Grant embodies who we are […]



Former Central Dispatch Director Darryl W. Samuels Sr. named interim chief



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