Following 2020 when pandemic concerns led to a virtual Memorial Day ceremony and the outright cancellation of the Veterans Day ceremony at the Walk of Heroes/Veterans War Memorial, 2021 saw a large crowd of both young and old attend the Memorial Day ceremony at the site, located adjacent to Black Shoals Park.

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I've worked in community newspapers for 30 years, including Editor of the Jackson Progress-Argus from 1993-1999. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016. Started as Senior Reporter at the Jackson Progress-Argus in December 2019.

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