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  1. Briefs: Meetings, fire, homicide indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Meetings, fire, homicide indictments TBI have obtained indictments on 2 men accused in connection to a 2011 double homicide Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The Jackson Fire Department responded to a house fire Wednesday morning at 200 Arrowhead St. in East Jackson. Fire Chief Max Stewart said they responded to the call at about 5:40 a.m. Stewart said they have not determined how the fire started. 1 comment

  2. Test your skills at the Rockabilly Riot Urban ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Dive into an ice bath, zigzag through obstacles, crawl over a pile of tires, and make your way through a mud pit Test your skills at the Rockabilly Riot Urban Challenge Dive into an ice bath, zigzag through obstacles, crawl over a pile of tires, and make your way through a mud pit Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Dive into an ice bath, zigzag through obstacles, crawl over a pile of tires, and make your way through a mud pit. If you are looking for a new, exhilarating challenge this weekend, then you need to head down to the Rockabilly Riot Urban Challenge on Saturday morning.

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  3. Focusing on issues that touch your livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Focusing on issues that touch your lives More than keeping people informed, newspapers find the ties that bind communities together Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: More than keeping people informed, newspapers find the ties that bind communities together. We tell the stories that strengthen the ties of unity, and expose the frayed threads that threaten to unravel our sense of security.

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  4. Mississippi man accused of soliciting boy in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Mississippi man accused of soliciting boy in Jackson Man was arrested at the Old Hickory Mall, where police say he was waiting for a boy he met online Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Bryan Turner, 40, of Walnut, Mississippi, was arrested at the Old Hickory Mall today after police say he traveled from Mississippi to Jackson to have sex with a minor. The Jackson Police Department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force was notified that Turner had been communicating with the boy in an online chat room, police said in a news release.

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  5. Council to vote on paying to tear down abandonedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Council to vote on paying to tear down abandoned school Jackson State police force agreement and a new city website also are on the agenda Tuesday Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Members of the Jackson City Council met Thursday night to go over material that will be voted on at Tuesday morning's City Council meeting. The Jackson City Council will vote on several items Tuesday morning, but none are more expensive than the $146,643 decision on whether the city will pay for the demolition of the abandoned West Jackson Learning Center on McCowat Street.

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  6. Briefs: Man sought after robbery, assault inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Man sought after robbery, assault in Humboldt Candidates' forum; workshop for seniors; public safety, school board, beer board meetings Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: BPW to host candidates' forum; seniors and their family members invited to workshop; public safety panel to meet today; school board work session; beer board meeting; MSU senior gets scholarship Humboldt police are searching for a man after they received a report Saturday night about an aggravated robbery and aggravated assault in the 1800 block of Burrow Street.

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  7. Morris: Paul Nichols recalls Saipan duty 70 yearsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Morris: Paul Nichols recalls Saipan duty 70 years ago Re-enactments of the Battle of Saipan continue today at Optimist Park Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Jim Brown, Sonya Goodrich and Rebecca Bryant browse through photos taken by Paul Nichols and Odis Brown during their time on the island of Saipan. Last Sunday, when Paul Nichols read about this weekend's World War II re-enactments of the Battle of Saipan, he knew he wanted to attend.

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  8. Rex Baker combines career, working high school football gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Rex Baker combines career, working high school football games 'I really enjoy officiating' Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: JSUN Video: Rex Baker, a CPA with Cowart Reese Sargent also officiates high school football games. DAVID THOMAS/The Jackson Sun The numbers Rex Baker deals with on a Friday night in autumn pale in comparison to those he works with during the week, but to him, there are similarities.

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  9. Your Halloween drawings in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Your Halloween drawings in pictures Sun photographer will re-create artwork in photos Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: A panel of newspaper employees will choose up to three drawings to be recreated in photos by photographer Megan Smith. Some of the drawings will be printed in The Jackson Sun, and all drawings will be scanned and posted in a photo gallery at jacksonsun.com.

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  10. Davy Crockett impersonator brings famous woodsmanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Davy Crockett impersonator brings famous woodsman to life Arthur Hunt brought the famous Tennessee congressman and woodsman to life Thursday Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Arthur Hunt, a Davy Crockett impersonator, brought the famous Tennessee congressman and woodsman to life Thursday at the Jackson-Madison County Library. Hunt, a communications professor at the University of Tennessee at Martin, performed as Crockett in an event sponsored by the Friends of the Jackson-Madison County Library.

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  11. Economic developers gather for annual TEDC meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Economic developers gather for annual TEDC meeting 'This allows us to network and hone our skills' Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Kathryn Ragsdale, a corporate affairs specialist for Toyota Bodine Aluminum in Troy, Mo., visits with Kingsley Brock, the executive director of the Jackson Regional Partnership, during the annual TEDC conference. Kingsley Brock was excited, not only by the importance of having the Tennessee Economic Development Conference in Jackson but by the heavy hitters who served as guest speakers on Thursday.

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  12. H.S. FOOTBALL: Jackson teams play for bragging rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    H.S. FOOTBALL: Jackson teams play for bragging rights Football in Jackson has gotten better in recent years Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: In the past three years, University School of Jackson has been to Cookeville for a state title game once. Liberty, North Side and Trinity Christian Academy have each made it to their respective state semifinals.

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  13. Madison Hurst crowned as Miss Jackson 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Madison Hurst crowned as Miss Jackson 2015 Outstanding Teen goes to Mallory Tidwell, and Abby Rial is Teen Princess Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Madison Hurst went into the Miss Jackson Scholarship Pageant Sept. 20 doubting her chances to win - and walked off stage with a crown and the title of Miss Jackson 2015. 1 comment

  14. NBC affiliate WNBJ channel 39 arrives in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    NBC affiliate WNBJ channel 39 arrives in Jackson WNBJ 39 - is NBC's newest affiliate in Jackson, but it's not on the air, yet. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: When the station goes live - and a date has not been set - what you will see is what you see when watching WMC-TV out of Memphis, with one exception.

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  15. Blithe Spirit: An Improbable Farce is this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Blithe Spirit: An Improbable Farce is this weekend The show, directed by Billy Worboys, features a seven-person cast Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Novelist Charles Condomine is doing some research on his upcoming book about the spiritual world when his deceased first wife is accidentally summoned during a sA ance. The Jackson Theatre Guild will present "Blithe Spirit: An Improbable Farce" this weekend.

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  16. Turnip greens are fall favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Turnip greens are fall favorite Liz Gist: 'There's nothing better than turnip greens with white beans, cornbread sticks and a slice of onion' Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Liz Gist is the first lady of Jackson, but to hear her husband, Mayor Jerry Gist, tell it, she's also the first lady of cooking. Liz isn't just a good cook; she's from the old school where everything is made from scratch.

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  17. Police: Man found shot on Hatton Street early MondayRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Jackson police found a 43-year-old man with gunshot wounds lying in the roadway on the 100 block of Hatton Street early Monday. Police: Man found shot on Hatton Street early Monday Jackson police found a 43-year-old man with gunshot wounds lying in the roadway on the 100 block of Hatton Street early Monday. 4 comments

  18. 'New Beginnings' at Lane CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    'New Beginnings' at Lane College New president Logan Hampton speaks at Alumni Scholarship Banquet Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Lane College's new president, Logan Hampton, speaks Sunday at the 23rd annual Alumni Scholarship Banquet hosted by the Jackson chapter of the Lane College Alumni Association. In the whirlwind of his first eight weeks on campus as Lane College's new president, Logan Hampton has had to rearrange a few things for the college.

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  19. Will JCM's homecoming be at home?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Will JCM's homecoming be at home? Cougars hope field is ready for Friday Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The football team at Jackson Central-Merry played its first game of the season on its home field at Lane Field, where the Cougars have played since the school merger in 1970. But that home field hasn't been available to JCM since then because of field issues when Lane College played its home opener on Sept.

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  20. Tailgating has become family event at Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Tailgating has become family event at Ole Miss Tailgating has become family event at Ole Miss Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: On game days in the fall, the 10 acres that make up the Grove are transformed into the second-largest city in Mississippi. White was born in Oxford and her father was the registrar and professor at the Ole Miss, so she has been going to the Grove her entire life.

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