Jackson, Mississippi

What is Jackson, Mississippi known for?


variety series

City and Philadelphia. Perhaps most notably, the company was given the task of running and reviving the Apollo Theater in New York's Harlem (Harlem, Manhattan). 9E07EFDE1038F931A35751C0A964948260 Inner City Broadcasting Plans to Buy the Apollo, Published: February 2, 1982: New York Times Inner City Broadcasting was also co-producer of the syndicated television (television syndication) variety series '' It's


producing works

publisher for Mississippi's eight state universities, producing works on local history, culture and society Television * Channel 3, WLBT: NBC * Channel 6, WJMF-LP: Radio service (as "EZ 87.7") * Channel 12, WJTV: CBS * Channel 16, WAPT (WAPT (TV)): ABC (American Broadcasting Company) * Channel 23, WWJX: Independent (independent station) * Channel 29, WMPN (Mississippi Public Broadcasting): PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) Mississippi Public


film musical

a series of cliché struggling actor gigs: bartender, waiter, phone answering service attendant and a handful of Off Off Broadway roles, finally earning a role in the music video for David Bowie's "Fashion (Fashion (David Bowie song))" for which he was paid $50 a day and got to meet David Bowie. He also had a bit part (on cutting room floor) in the film musical ''Annie (Annie (film))''. A few Dutch pilots also had escaped and joined the RAF (Royal Air Force) to fight


school appearing

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debut episode

Allmusic url He later moved to Atlanta, Georgia (Georgia (U.S. state)) where he attended North Atlanta High School. Growing up V listened to Michael Jackson, Tony! Toni! Tone!, Marvin Gaye, Jodeci, and The Isley Brothers. Those were the artists that inspired him to become a R&B singer. He later returned to his old high school appearing on the debut episode of MTV MTV's


black power

there. *January 10 – NAACP local chapter president Vernon Dahmer is injured by a bomb in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He dies the next day. *June 5 – James Meredith begins a solitary March Against Fear from Memphis, Tennessee to Jackson, Mississippi. Shortly after starting, he is shot with birdshot and injured. Civil rights leaders and organizations rally and continue the march leading to, on June 16, Stokely Carmichael first using the slogan ''Black power'' in a speech. *September – Nichelle Nichols is cast as a female black officer on television's ''Star Trek''. She briefly considers leaving the role, but is encouraged by Dr. Martin Luther King to continue as an example for their community. History Built starting in 1915 as a federally-sponsored project, a series of expansions and renovations have gradually expanded the stadium and modernized its amenities, allowing the Rebels to play all of their home games on campus. Prior to the early-to-mid 1990s, Ole Miss would play many of its big rivalry games, including the heated feuds with LSU (Louisiana State University), Mississippi State (Mississippi State University), Tennessee (University of Tennessee), and Arkansas (University of Arkansas) at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in the state capital of Jackson (Jackson, Mississippi), located approximately


performances quot

. By the time she graduated from high school, she was working steadily as a model. PYBC artists have performed during the summer with the New York City Ballet and two alumni have been awarded the gold and silver medals in the 1994 International Ballet Competition in Jackson, Mississippi. PYBC has performed Cinderella and Peter and the Wolf with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Pittsburgh Youth Ballet Company's Performances were named among the "Ten Best Dance Performances&quot


genre contemporary

Workman's Biography on LyricsFreak website. birth_date '''Virginia Leigh Owens''' (born April 22, 1975) is a Contemporary Christian music singer songwriter. "Ginny" Owens was born in Jackson, Mississippi, with poor eyesight and has been blind since the age


conservative publications

if the former Bush administration aide and Republican Senate staffer had not offered to quit first". After first denying but then apologizing and ceasing online activity for some time, Domenech returned to continue editing and writing for Redstate, Human Events, and other conservative publications. Domenech is the managing editor for health care policy at The Heartland Institute, the editor of The New Ledger and ''The City (The City (journal))'', and hosts a daily free market podcast at BigGovernment (Andrew_Breitbart#Big_Government). "Coffee and Markets" The City website, About ''The City'', Winter 2011, p. 2 . He also authors a subscription-based daily email focused on politics and economics called The Transom. Education Timothy earned an Associate of Arts degree from Hinds Junior College, and a B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi (summa cum laude, 1970). He earned a M.Div. degree from Candler School of Theology, Emory University (''summa cum laude,'' 1973). He has been awarded numerous academic honors (honors student), including admission to Phi Alpha Theta (history honorary society) and Theta Phi (theology society). He also received the ''Award for Academic Excellence'' from Candler in 1973. '''Charlie Alexander Anderson''' (born 1981-12-08 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the sixth round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Mississippi (Ole Miss Rebels football). Early years Anderson attended and played high school football at Provine High School in Jackson, Mississippi.


title breaking

Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area (Jackson metropolitan area). It was incorporated for a second time in its history on June 16, 2009. Re

Jackson, Mississippi

'''Jackson''' is the capital and since 1944 the largest city of the state (U.S. state) of Mississippi. The city is located on the Pearl River (Mississippi–Louisiana) which drains into the Gulf of Mexico and is part of the Jackson Prairie region of the state. Lowe, E.N. (1915). Mississippi, its geology, geography, soils and mineral resources. Mississippi Geological Survey Bulletin 12. Jackson: Tucker Printing House. p. 28. Moore, William H. (1965). Hinds County Geology and Mineral Resources. Bulletin 105 Mississippi Geological, Economic and Topographical Survey. Jackson: Tucker Printing House. p. 33 Jackson is one of two county seats of Hinds County (Hinds County, Mississippi), with the city of Raymond (Raymond, Mississippi) being the other.

The city, the anchor for its metro area, is named after Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans and later was elected as US president. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel and jazz, and was known for decades for its illegal nightclubs on the Gold Coast; one site has been designated for the Mississippi Blues Trail.

It had a decline in population from 184,256 at the 2000 census (2000 United States Census) to 173,514 at the 2010 census (2010 United States Census). The 2010 census ascribed a population of 539,057 to the five-county Jackson metropolitan area (Jackson, Mississippi metropolitan area). demographics \ GJA. metrojacksoneda.com The city is ranked third as the best "mud" city among the United States' 100 largest metro areas, according to ''Forbes'' magazine. The study measured overall affordability in living costs, housing rates, and more.

In 2011 USS ''Jackson'' (LCS-6) (USS Jackson (LCS-6)) was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the city. "Navy Names Littoral Combat Ships Jackson and Montgomery" DOD press release. March 25, 2011

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