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Jerry Jackson
Courier columnist

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That special section that the Courier published on November 11 in which veterans responded to an invitation that the paper had extended for them to describe their military experience was, in a word, outstanding.

By Jerry Jackson December 2, 2019
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The 75th anniversary of the Allied landing in Normandy on the coast of France in 1944 during World War II prompted lots of headlines this past June, and rightly so.

By Jerry Jackson September 30, 2019
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It was only yesterday that we observed Labor Day, so autumn won’t gain entry until later in the month. And on the heels of that season winter will arrive, with Jack Frost taking over as boss. (Eat your heart out, Springsteen!)

By Jerry Jackson September 3, 2019
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The gift to longtime Prescott-area resident Dave Hamilton on his 97th birthday was a doozy — a nifty nod to nostalgia. And it came to him on Saturday, July 20, in the flight of the C-47 “Boogie Baby” at Frederick Army Air Field, a WWII Army training field in southwest Oklahoma, thanks to the World War II Airborne Demonstration Team that is headquartered there.

By Jerry Jackson August 5, 2019
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Topflight? Well yes, it would be hard to top the Wings Out West air show that will be winging its way over Prescott on Saturday, October 5.

By Jerry Jackson July 1, 2019
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A fun-filled flapjack fandango will again be gracing the griddle on Saturday, June 8, when the Prescott-area Lions and Lioness clubs conduct their 39th annual pancake breakfast beside the First Congregational Church at Gurley and Alarcon streets in downtown Prescott.

By Jerry Jackson June 6, 2019
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Howzabout a little three-part treatise on unrelated matters? Since you have no choice, then here goes:

By Jerry Jackson June 3, 2019
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Remember last month’s column on “Dictionary Duos” — those “from” and “to” headings at the top of each page that provide word-search guidance?

By Jerry Jackson May 10, 2019
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Just for fun, I’d like to once again delve into an inane little exercise that I’ve dubbed as “dictionary duos.

By Jerry Jackson April 1, 2019
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Greetings, poetry lovers. And those of you in the “rhymer climber” crowd are no doubt familiar with the versatile verses penned by that icon of the Yukon, Robert Service.

By Jerry Jackson March 11, 2019

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