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Grocery stores in low-income neighborhoods seeing an increase in WIC sales for fruits and vegetables
Officials say an increase in WIC sales at grocery stories in low-income neighborhoods most likely is the result of an effort to reduce obesity and provide more access to produce.
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The Jackson Five: Property forfeitures sees slight decrease, county...
Welcome to the Jackson Five, your weekly peek at five Jackson-area government and school stories you may have missed, and a look ahead at what to expect next.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Noted artists created works of all kinds -- some affordable
The strange legs and fencelike back on this chair are copied from Indian designs.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Judge to sentence Kadeem White for shooting 21-year-old Jackson man in July 2010
He shot Willard once in the chest on July 6, 2010 in an alley between Francis Street and Chittock Avenue.
Five things to know about the news in Jackson on Wednesday, Dec. 11
On the Jackson Citizen Patriot's Facebook page , readers are talking about Jackson native Joe Levy not placing in the Ron Burgundy impersonation contest recently .
East Jackson will hire intervention specialist to help struggling freshmen get caught up
So, on Monday, Dec. 9, the district's school board approved hiring another intervention specialist who will work specifically with freshmen at the secondary building, Little said.
The Modesto Bee
Effort to recognize poisoned guard moves forward
In this Nov. 18, 2013 photo, Corrections Officer Honor Guard member Jeff Reasoner stands for a portrait in the former Jackson State Prison at North and Cooper Streets in Jackson, Mich.
Jackson Current: Jackson woman arraigned for role in fatal crash, rare snowy owl in Jackson backyard
Welcome to Jackson Current, your daily peek into stories we're working on and a look back at the latest news.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Out & About: Nite Lites and Winter Wonderland fun holiday outing,...
Winter Wonderland, part of the Nite Lites celebration, includes a tree decorating contest.
Kiwanis Paper Sale
Kiwanis Club of Jackson will hold their 95th Annual Newspaper Sale all over town this Friday from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Home Depot donates 100 smoke detectors to Jackson Fire Department
Because it had among the highest percentage increases in sales of fire safety equipment in its region, the Home Depot store on N. Wisner Street donated 100 smoke detectors to the Jackson Fire Department.
In Service: Jackson-area military announcements include Navy seaman completing basic training
Navy Seaman Caleb J. Abbey recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Three things to do in Jackson this week include Christmas cabaret,...
The cast from "Christmas in the City 2013 - Yuletide Cabaret," from left, Kerrie Manders, Roxanne Bruner, Sherra Zuck, Sandy Sykes and Lori Pelham.
Jackson County will not back down on invocation lawsuit, board kills new proposed policy
In a matter of seconds, the proposed invocation policy that could have changed the way prayers are conducted at county board meetings, was killed.
Photo Gallery: Natural holiday greens installed on Denton Road bridge ...
She made it come true last year when natural greens and bows were hung for the first time on the Denton Road bridge in Cascade Falls Park.
Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County area
BENNETT , Rebecca A., and HOWARD , Nathanael A., of Jackson, a daughter, Eliana Faye Bennett Howard, born December 3, 7 pounds, 6 ounces at Allegiance Health.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Despite cold temperatures, hundreds attend annual Christmas on the...
Despite cold temperatures and sporadic snow flurries, the Waterloo Farm Museum was buzzing for the annual Christmas on the Farm event.
Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in Jackson County area
The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Indiana Man Facing CSC Charges In Jackson
An Indiana man has been implicated in a case that is sending a Clarklake woman to jail.
Jackson weather: Sunny but cold Saturday, snow showers Sunday, tricky commute possible Monday
A dusting of snow coated Jackson roads early Saturday morning, Dec. 7, but trickier travel could be on the way for Sunday night into the Monday morning commute.