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We blog about things that are absolutely, positively West Jackson (Mississippi).

WESTerday Trivia!

September 9, 2010 // 1 Comment

This prominent West Jackson street is named for a man who was born into slavery and grew up to become a representative in the Mississippi Legislature. He eventually became [...]

WESTerday Trivia!

September 2, 2010 // 0 Comments

This church was the first baptist church congregation to locate in West Jackson. Hint: The church is located on West Capitol Street. Answer away!!!! Since this is so late [...]

WESTerday Trivia

August 26, 2010 // 1 Comment

WESTerday Trivia: This West Jackson greenspace was the site of civil war activities in May & July of 1863. The answer will be posted on the blog at 7pm tonight so answer [...]

WESTerday Trivia!

August 19, 2010 // 0 Comments

WESTerday Trivia: This longtime West Jackson resident and Avon sales rep was one of the founders of Womanpower Unlimited and one of the first members of the Jackson Chapter [...]