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Nobody Ever Tells Me Anything (NETMA) Meets to Discuss Event Logistics

Aug 19, 2015

Jackson, MI - In the last year, there were 1,947 events posted on the Experience Jackson Community Calendar. With so many events in Jackson there is bound to be crossover, competition and confusion. Nobody Ever Tells Me Anything (NETMA) is

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Miss Jackson County Teen USA and Rosebud Pageant 2015 Results

Aug 17, 2015

11 young ladies competed for over $10500.00 in scholarships and prizes and the honor of being crowned Miss Jackson County Teen USA 2015. The pageant took place on Friday, August 14th at the Western Community Arts Center in front of a large

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Stories from Cell Block 7: Firm but Fair

Aug 17, 2015

Originally appeared in the Cell Block 7 email newsletter Sitting down once again with one of our wonderful volunteers and retired Corrections Officer Mike Finch, he has more insight on what life was like as a Corrections Officer and the life

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City of Jackson, Kiwanis Foundation of Jackson Announce New Partnership at Ella Sharp Park

Aug 13, 2015

Kiwanis Foundation of Jackson to Finance Construction of First Ever Disc Golf Course in City of Jackson Jackson, MI - The City of Jackson today announced a new partnership with the Kiwanis Foundation of Jackson to fund the construction of

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Best Kept Jackson Restaurant Secrets Exposed 2015

Aug 04, 2015

by Rebecca Calkins For a medium-sized town, Jackson has a lot of restaurants. In fact, it’s been said that Jackson has a very high restaurant per capita ratio. We Jacksonians love to go out to eat! It&rsquo

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Applications Being Accepted For Local Scholarship Pageants

Aug 03, 2015

JACKSON, MI, August 3, 2015– Applications for the Miss Jackson Crossroads and Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageants are now available on-line at:  www.missjacksoncrossroads.org and are being welcomed through October 31, 2015.  They may also be requested by mail.  The

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DNR awards nearly $250,000 for projects along Iron Belle Trail

Aug 03, 2015

July 29, 2015 - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has awarded 16 grantees in 15 counties a total of $249,190 to develop Michigan’s newest (and longest) trail, the Iron Belle. Each grant recipient was awarded up to $25,000 for planning, engineering and

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Stories From Cell Block 7: Music in Prisons

Jul 16, 2015

Originally appeared in the Cell Block 7 email newsletter Finding some sort of happiness while serving time in prison is not an easy task. Some prisoners use art, reading or a prison job as ways to find happiness throughout

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SE Michigan Pioneer Wine Trail: Summer Solstice Wine Release Party

Jun 08, 2015

JACKSON, MICHIGAN - June 4, 2015 - Celebrate the Summer Solstice and the release of amazing new Michigan wines at the SE Michigan Pioneer Wine Trail's "Summer Solstice Release Party" on Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21 Each winery along the trail

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Mark Dantonio named grand marshal of Quicken Loans 400

Jun 03, 2015

MSU Spartans head football coach set to give command June 14 BROOKLYN, Mich. (June 3, 2015) – Michigan State University football coach Mark Dantonio will serve as grand marshal of the Quicken Loans 400 on June 14 at Michigan International Speedway. Dantonio will give the

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