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Run with Pride

Aug 30, 2018

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Like many people, when I first got into running I thought it was a pretty solitary activity. So when I came across places where I could meet other runners, sightsee, train and carb load- I was pretty excited. It also

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Hackett Auto Museum Connects with Decedents

Aug 21, 2018

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The Internet can be a wonderful thing. Recently, I have been spending many hours to research and locate descendants of previous owners of the Hackett Automobile Company building. You may know by now that I am the guy spearheading the

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Reenactments and Living History: Jackson Civil War Muster

Aug 21, 2018

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For the past thirty-four years, the Jackson Civil War Muster has grown to become one of the largest and most popular Civil War Musters in our countries Midwest. Everywhere I travel, and have conversations with people in Michigan, I discover

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Respect, Opportunity, Scholarship and Excellence - Jackson County Rose Pageants

Jul 31, 2018

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This will be my second year competing in the Miss Jackson County RoseQueen pageant and I can truly say I am honored to be in such an inspiring program. This organization has helped me create many life skills that I

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New to NASCAR

Jul 31, 2018

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My husband and I got to spend a Saturday at the June 2018 NASCAR Race at Michigan International Speedway as guests of Experience Jackson. I’ve never attended a NASCAR event before. (Although I did have a brush with

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Jackson Civil War Muster - A Summer Main Stay

Jul 30, 2018

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The Jackson Civil War Muster has been a main stay of Jackson’s summer time events and will be commemorating its 35th anniversary next year in 2019. As one of the largest Civil War Musters in the Midwest; Jackson is

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The Life of a Jackson Highland Games Thrower

Jul 23, 2018

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At the Jackson Highland Games, the day starts early in the morning, heavy things are thrown, and participants do not wear pants, but traditional Scottish kilts. Amateur highland games competitors come from all over Michigan and around the

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2018 Museum Day

Jun 19, 2018

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Jackson County Museum Day is the perfect all-day activity for the whole family! Enjoy touring many of Jackson County, Michigan’s most exciting museums. You’ll take a trip through the evolution of transportation, see what 19th-century

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Five Years of Cheers

May 30, 2018

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Cheers! A word that so often punctuates the end of a toast. To family, to friends, to the happy couple, to the accomplished graduate, to the retiring colleague, wishing them many good things in  one little word.   This

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Overnight Packages

May 01, 2018

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Overnight Packages | Jackson, MI FALL GOLF PACKAGES RATES STARTING AT $200 per person Each package provides the opportunity to golf on some of the best courses the Midwest has to offer. For starters, Grande Golf Club 

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