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READ PINK: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to kick it off, the Oct. 1, 2014 edition of the Jackson Progress-Argus is pink.

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Jackson High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes group growing

Several members of the Red Devils football team, including leaders within the senior class, are among those on the FCA’s leadership committee and have been encouraging more attendance at the club’s weekly meetings before school.

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Volunteers target litter in Jackson

The second volunteer cleanup day organized by the Jackson Clean City Task Force focused on Second and Third streets, Park Avenue, W.W. Carr Avenue, George Tate Drive, Mulberry and Oak streets and other streets throughout various council districts.

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Church Calendar: First Baptist clothing giveaway Saturday

All sizes of clothing will be available.

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Rotary Club to create swapping libraries

Monique Tate, a fourth-grade early intervention program teacher at the school, discussed Literacy Explosion during a meeting of the Jackson-Butts County Rotary Club Oct. 7.

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Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade

The 14th annual Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade was held Oct. 18, 2014 through the streets of the eccentric Atlanta neighborhood. The parade route began on Euclid Avenue and took participants past large crowds up and down Moreland Avenue. The festival included two music stages, food vendors and an artists market. Here are photos of a number of the parade participants. (Staff Photos: Michael Davis)

Flovilla Day and Gospel Fest

The Flovilla Day and Gospel Fest event was held in downtown Flovilla Saturday, Oct. 18.

Seven Islands Artifact ID Day

The eighth annual Seven Islands Artifact ID Day was held Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Indian Spring Hotel/Museum in the Village at Indian Springs.

Fire safety skits

Local firefighters presented silly skits recently to Jackson Elementary School students to promote safety.

Atlanta Falcons vs. Chicago Bears

The Bears beat the Falcons 27-13 on Sunday, Oct. 12 at the Georgia Dome.

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