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Trails in Jackson

Jun 01, 2018

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There are a number of trails in the City of Jackson and Jackson County. Trails are a great place to go for a bike ride with friends or take an evening walk with the family. They also can provide another

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Explore Disc Golf in Jackson

May 30, 2018

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Disc golf is one of the fastest growing recreation sports in America. Michigan is blessed to have more than 300 public courses throughout the state.    Jackson’s disc golf scene has really grown over the

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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 2018 JACKSON FAIR PACKAGE RATES STARTING AT $187 The recently renovated Holiday Inn Express & Suites is just a short drive from the Jackson County Fairgrounds where you’re invited to

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The Return of Gus Macker to #JacksonMI

Apr 30, 2018

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In 1974 at the childhood home of Scott and Mitch McNeal in Lowell, MI, a small group of friends came together and laced up their sneakers to compete in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament for the very first time. Word traveled

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Local Man Reunited with Long Lost Family Treasure at Jackson Sporting Collectibles Show

Mar 30, 2018

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The Michigan Hunting & Fishing Collectors Club (MHFCC) puts on an annual Sporting Collectibles show in Jackson, Michigan full of vintage items that interest both collectors and others who appreciate Michigan’s hunting and fishing heritage. At last

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Jackson County Trails

Feb 26, 2018

When I think of Jackson County and springtime quickly approaching,  I think of our Trail system and how it benefits tourism locally and throughout the State of Michigan. The City of Jackson and Jackson County is a

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Why Race?

Feb 20, 2018

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For many runners, circling the neighborhood a few times a week suffices. I know I like the flexibility to step outside and choose where I run, how far, if I get coffee after… factors that help my run fit

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Jackson “A Golf Town”….even in the winter.

Nov 28, 2017

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I’ve always said that Jackson is a “Golf Town”, and this past weekend surely supported my claim.  The Grande has regularly hosted a “Black Friday” golf scramble the day after Thanksgiving.  This

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Bike Sharing is Here!

Aug 18, 2017

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Bike Sharing is here, Jackson County! If you’re in the area for business or pleasure and didn’t bring a bike, or if you’re a local and just simply don’t own a bike

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