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Peek Through Time: Jackson's architectural past evident in book of photos from then and now
Add in a local music teacher's insatiable curiosity about old-time Jackson and what resulted was a book - unpublished so far - in which Jackson's architectural past reappears through layers of photography and text.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Crash hot spots: What intersections had the highest number of crashes in 2013?
Jackson Highest Crash Intersections -- The corner of Brown Street and Michigan Avenue had 31 car crashes in 2013, which is an increase of 6 from 2012.
Muffin-Top Billboard In Michigan Given An Unexpected Facelift By Anti-Plastic Surgery Vandals
A billboard advertising plastic surgery in Jackson, Mich., received an unexpected facelift over the weekend to the delight of more than one observer, Michigan Live reported.
Free food, prizes for kids at picnic hosted by Jackson Public Schools' Summer Nutrition Program
The picnic, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is being hosted by Jackson Public Schools' Summer Nutrition Program.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Brad Flory column: 'Relay Wars' fought to make Jackson number one in nation
When Relay for Life begins Friday at Cascades Falls Park, honoring cancer survivors and raising money for research are not the only goals.
Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County area
BAKER , Audrinna K., and SCOTT , Joshua Y., of Jackson, a son, Josiah Scott, born July 18, 6 pounds, 7 ounces at Allegiance Health.
Jackson officials ask voters to approve 10-year tax increase for youth/senior recreation programs
City officials hope registered voters approve a recreation millage Aug. 5 that would not only allow for Jackson's recreation programs to continue, but would add to the activities for area youths and seniors.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
St. Joseph/St. John Polish Heritage Festival offers up polka, golumbki and a side of tradition
Six hundred pounds of hamburger were rolled into 4,500 golumbki to feed attendees at the St. Joseph/St.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Salvation Army's food pantry is bare as organization puts freeze on buying food
Donations for the Salvation Army's food pantry in Jackson have decreased to the point where the organization had to put a freeze on buying food.
Detroit Free Press
ABC's Paula Faris gets weekend anchor job
Paula Faris is replacing the departing Bianna Golodryga as the news anchor on the weekend edition of "Good Morning America."
Daybook: Recent criminal sentencings in Jackson County
Dustin Michael King, 26, 30 days in jail, credit for three days served, 24 months probation, $975 costs and fines, for domestic violence, second offense.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Poll: Should the state delay bringing I-94 up to standards for public input, aesthetics?
Bringing I-94 through Jackson up to standards is on a two-year delay as state officials take a step back to undergo an extensive public input process.
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Therese C. Thoune
Therese C. Thoune, 86, of Powers, Mi., passed away Sunday, July 20, at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, Mi.
Renovations to Bloomfield Park complete, ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled
For months, contractors and construction workers frequented Jackson's Bloomfield Park instead of area residents looking to play basketball, tennis or simply relax.
Jackson area business leaders applaud proposal that eliminates 'disincentive to invest'
Technique, Inc., has invested $14 million in a new facility and equipment in Blackman Township, but the manufacturer took a strong look at other states that were more "tax-friendly" before making its final decision.
Jackson voters to decide fate of city's stormwater fee on Aug. 5, could bring back leaf pickup
Jackson leaders say if residents want clean streets, clean rivers and their leaves picked up this fall, they'll have to pay for it.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Michigan Civil Rights Commission heads to Jackson
The state commission will host a regular meeting at 2 p.m. at Jackson College inside Federer Rooms B and C in the George E. Potter Center, 2111 Emmons Road.
Heroin Bust in Jackson
LT. DAVID COOK FROM J NET TELLS WKHM THAT HEROIN IS THE DRUG OF CHOICE THESE DAYS, AND IT IS A KILLER.
Brad Flory column: Examining the legend of an incredibly stupid mistake
One disadvantage of being around Jackson long enough to remember stuff is the risk of being confused by descriptions of recent history.
$1,000 worth of heroin, marijuana found in home on West Avenue in Jackson
Police officers executing a search warrant of a home on West Avenue late Tuesday, July 22, discovered heroin and marijuana.