evers evers  /ˈɛ vərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States civil rights worker in Mississippi; was killed by a sniper (1925-1963)

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News

  1. Angler of the Year leader Edwin Evers arrives in La Crosse

    The Bassmaster Elite Series' Mississippi River Rumble begins Thursday, and Evers says he can feel the target on his back.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse

  2. Evers statue revealed at Alcorn State University

    Alcorn State University will host two national events in honor of civil rights icon Medgar Evers, including the unveiling of the largest bronze statue of Evers in the world.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WLBT 3 Jackson

  3. Evers Gala Tops Off Jackson Event

    Nearly 750 celebrants attended the Medgar Evers gala—a black-tie, $100-a-ticket affair held at the Jackson Convention Complex that featured several high-profile guests, including Evers' widow Myrlie Evers-Williams.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Jackson Free Press

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