- n English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)
- n United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958)
- n United States singer who did much to popularize gospel music (1911-1972)
- n United States civil rights leader who led a national campaign against racial discrimination and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941)
- n United States writer of romantic novels about the unjust treatment of Native Americans (1830-1885)
- n general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863)
- n 7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845)
- n a town in western Wyoming
- n a town in western Tennessee
- n capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl River
- n a town in south central Michigan
News & Articles
- Jackson County's rural supervisor district will grow in land size, three districts shift west where population is ...
PASCAGOULA -- Jackson County supervisors are waiting for the final word on how voting precincts will be divided and established before approving a redistricting plan presented to them Monday.
June 18, 2013 - The Biloxi Sun Herald
- Jackson murder, suicide victims ID'ed
Jackson police are investigating what they believe to be a murder-suicide in south Jackson and have identified both victims.
June 17, 2013 - WLBT 3 Jackson
- Jackson police investigate officer shooting
A Jackson police officer is on administrative leave after he shot a man in the shoulder, police said. Authorities said a man flagged an officer who was on patrol in the area of Abraham Lincoln Drive and James Garfield Circle in the Presidential Hills neighborhood after about 11:30 a.m., said Jackson Police Department spokeswoman Officer Colendula Green. The man walked over to the officer, who ...
June 17, 2013 - WAPT Jackson