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  1. Two Michigan colleges recognized among country's worst for LGBT studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 29 | MLive.com

    ... its "established history of anti-LGBT discrimination." Spring Arbor University, located about 10 miles southwest of Jackson, qualified for the list due to its Title IX exemption, according to the list. The Free Methodist-affiliated church applied ...

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  2. Lefty records hole-in-one at Michigan Association of Left-Handed Golfers eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 29 | MLive.com

    Trudy Mitchell used a pitching wedge to ace the 81-yard third hole at Hankerd Hills Golf Course on Aug. 24. Blake Hazen of Grand Ledge used a 6-iron to ace the fourth hole at Cascades Golf Course on Aug. 21 during the Michigan Association of Left-Handed Golfers event. The seventh annual Red Shield Classic Golf Benefit for The Salvation Army of Jackson is set for Friday, Sept.

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  3. Jackson boys soccer stays perfect on season with shutout of rival Jackson Lumen ChristiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | MLive.com

    The Jackson High School boys soccer team is so loaded with talent that coach Phil Maurer says many players on his bench would be starters on other teams. Maurer has yet to field the same starting line-up, but through three games this season, the Vikings are proving that whoever is on the field will get the job done.

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  4. Jackson-area football scores and highlights from opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | MLive.com

    JACKSON The first week of the high school football season is in the books as all but one of the 20 Jackson-area teams in action Friday night. The opening week featured several blowouts, as the winner of eight of 15 games did so by 20 points or more.

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  5. Smithfield Donates More Than 25,000 Pounds Of Protein To The Food...Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    Smithfield's Helping Hungry Homes truck pulled into Jackson this morning for the 24th stop on the 2016 nationwide hunger-relief tour to donate more than 25,000 pounds of protein to the Food Bank of South Central Michigan. The donation will provide more than 100,000 servings and help the Food Bank continue to provide meals to the South Central Michigan community, where one in six people suffers from hunger.

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  6. No Big Deal? Some Donald Trump Fans Unfazed by Immigration ShiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... months trashing polls (except on the days when he hailed them). "I liked the old Trump," said Brandon Hughes, 28, of Jackson, Mich., who attended a rally in Dimondale last Friday. "He's dialing it back." But many Trump fans are also pragmatic and ...

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  7. Portola Valley: Former mayor Kirke Comstock diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Almanac

    ... create the atmosphere and conditions so that (affordable housing) can be put into place." Mr. Comstock was born in Jackson, Michigan, and had a 44-year career with United Airlines as an aeronautical engineer, retiring in 1998. When buying aircraft, ...

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  8. Man arrested following high-speed chase through Rives, Blackman townshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... 1996 station wagon after seeing it cross the center line near Tompkins Road, police said. The driver, a 22-year-old Jackson man, ignored police and fled at a high rate of speed, disregarding stop signs and traffic lights, police said. The vehicle, ...

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  9. Number of drug overdose dispatches continue to spike in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    At least 20 people were killed and another 17 hurt when bus drove off a highway in Nepal and plunged into a river on JACKSON, MI - In some cases, a growing trend is a good thing, but in Jackson County, officials said a growing trend of drug overdoses is creating a big problem and it's getting worse. Just last night, police in Jackson say two men had to be taken to the hospital after officers found them overdosed on heroin.

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  10. Deputy checking abandoned vehicle discovers it was reported stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | MLive.com

    Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Easter responded to the report of the abandoned vehicle on S. Meridian Road near East Liberty Road at 6:01 p.m. Aug. 24, Jackson County Undersheriff Christopher Kuhl said. After locating the silver pickup, Easter ran a registration check on its license plate to check for a possible owner and discovered the pickup was reported stolen in Missouri several days ago, Kuhl said.

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  11. MSP: intoxicated motorist arrested for OWI and concealed pistol license violationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | MLive.com

    Jackson County, City of Jackson: Sergeants conducted a traffic stop for an improper turn. Upon contact the driver was found to be intoxicated with a loaded firearm.

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  12. Lila Fay BeckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Marietta Times

    ... Gordon Wade "Bud" Becker who survives with their children, Greg (Marie) Becker of Marietta, Jeff (Margie) Becker of Jackson, Mich., Jan (Brady) Broughman of Williamstown, Tim (Peggy) Becker of Belpre, Melody (late husband, Jeff) Bergerson of ...

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  13. mayor bill jorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | WKHM-AM Jackson

    The Michigan Municipal League was in Jackson this week to explain how Jackson County has been shorted some $41 million since 2002 in revenue sharing. $19 million of that in the city.

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  14. Man accused of violently sexually assaulting woman multiple times heading to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | MLive.com

    A Jackson man accused of violently sexually assaulting a woman multiple times in one night and threatening to kill her is heading to trial. Percy Taylor, 53, is charged with five counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of kidnapping, one count of unlawful imprisonment, one count of assault with intent to do great bodily harm, one count of assault with intent to murder and one count of domestic assault third offense, according to court records.

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  15. Installation process begins for 1,000 new seats in historic Michigan Theatre of JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | MLive.com

    While it may eventually be moved from where it's positioned now, employees worked on installing the first new seat at the historic Michigan Theatre of Jackson on Thursday. The other 999 seats will be installed before the end of the fall, said Michigan Theatre Executive Director Steve Tucker.

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  16. $40M project to update Jackson County Airport moves aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    This photo taken Aug. 1, 2016, shows Airport Manager, Kent Maurer speaking about the adjustments being made to the Jackson County Airport. Construction crews work on creating a new runway at the Jackson County Airport on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016.

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  17. MSP Seek Person of Interest in Home InvasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | WKHM-AM Jackson

    The Michigan State Police are asking for public assistance in locating a person of interest in a home invasion on August, 16th in Waterloo near the Jackson and Washtenaw County line. 47-year-old Robert Staley Winburn aka Scott Allen Libby is the person being sought in this investigation.

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  18. Columbia Central and Napoleon running away with Jackson-area week one game of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | MLive.com

    Just more than one week into Jackson-are week 1 Game of the Week voting, it has seemingly become a two-game race. Brooklyn Columbia Central and Napoleon lead the way, registering 2,406 votes, good for 45.05 percent of all votes.

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  19. Jackson's Elaine Crosby to be inducted into LPGA Legends Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | MLive.com

    It isn't often a two-time LPGA tournament champion is more revered for her work off the course than on it, but it isn't often an Elaine Crosby comes around. Crosby, president of Jackson Lumen Christi Catholic High School, already is in several halls of fame, including the University of Michigan Hall of Honor for both golf and tennis, the Jackson Golf Hall of Fame and the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame.

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  20. Police seek man in armed home invasion between Jackson and ChelseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | MLive.com

    Michigan State Police are asking for the public's help in locating a person of interest in an armed home invasion in western Washtenaw County. Police believe Scott Allen Libby, 44, was involved in a home invasion early Tuesday, Aug. 16 in the 7300 block of Lingane Road near Waterloo Road in Lyndon Township near the Waterloo Recreation Area. 1 comment

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