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Jerry Jackson

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Jackson: The importance of detecting early vision problems in children

Children seldom complain about vision problems. Rather, according to the Eyes on Learning Vision Coalition, “they believe everyone sees the world the way they do.” But the coalition notes that “80 percent of children’s learning is through their eyes.

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Jackson: McCain’s grace recalls playful local ‘birther’ hubbub

I can’t agree more with the tons of accolades extolling the life and deeds of that wonderful patriot and statesman, Sen. John McCain.

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CVPD looking for partners in lifesaving

Process began a few years ago

The Chino Valley Police Department is looking to partner and collaborate with the community to help in the Stop the Bleed program, according to a news release from Lieutenant Vincent Schaan.

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Jackson: Program helps farmers in undeveloped nations

In the business sales world of today, pursuit of the almighty dollar is the over-riding consideration aimed at maximum profit, which is fine.

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Air Force Academy grad, NCAA champion gymnast ‘back home’

I’m an inveterate “achiever believer” and would like to pass along a top-drawer candidate for said recognition. The “Oscar” goes to … hello, drumbeat … Marci McGlinn Rogers!

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Jackson: Physician’s fund in Chamberlain’s capable hands

Poetically speaking, it’s a unity anchored in perpetuity.

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Jackson: Midwest boy trades farm life for rocket engines

Prescott’s Jerry R. Johnson has come a long way since starting life as a farm boy in Corwith, Iowa, in the 1930s, before going on to play a major role in America’s space program.

Jackson column: You’ll get a warm, fuzzy feeling when you give to Coats for Kids

Coats for Kids is jointly sponsored by the Prescott Noon Lions Club, the Knights of Columbus of Prescott’s Sacred Heart Church and Mandalay Homes of Prescott.

Jackson Column: Friend’s Facebook entry noteworthy

Those of you who don’t know Stan Brown and his wife Ruthie are missing out.

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