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  2. Jackson Academy (Mississippi) - Wikipedia

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    Jackson Academy is a private school in Jackson, Mississippi founded by Loyal M. Bearrs in 1959. Bearss claimed he established the school to teach using an accelerated phonics program he developed, but the school remained completely racially segregated until 1986, including foregoing tax exemption in 1970 to avoid accepting Black students.

  3. Jacksonville, Texas - Wikipedia

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    Jacksonville is a city located in Cherokee County, Texas, United States. The population was 13,997 at the 2020 U.S. census. It is the principal city of the Jacksonville micropolitan statistical area, which includes all of Cherokee County, and part of the larger Tyler–Jacksonville combined statistical area .

  4. Carter G. Woodson - Wikipedia

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    Carter Godwin Woodson (December 19, 1875 – April 3, 1950) was an American historian, author, journalist, and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. He was one of the first scholars to study the history of the African diaspora, including African-American history.

  5. Josh Jackson (basketball) - Wikipedia

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    Joshua O'Neal Jackson (born February 10, 1997) is an American professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for one season with the Kansas Jayhawks before declaring for the 2017 NBA draft, where he was selected fourth overall by the Phoenix Suns . Contents

  6. List of Eagle Scouts - Wikipedia

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    Bill Gates; Life Scout and co-founder of Microsoft. He is sometimes confused with his father, William H. Gates Sr. who is a Distinguished Eagle Scout. Jimmy Stewart; Second Class Scout, actor, U.S. Air Force Reserve brigadier general, recipient of the Silver Buffalo Award and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

  7. 1969 Major League Baseball season - Wikipedia

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    The 1969 Major League Baseball season was contested from April 7 to October 16, 1969. It included the third Major League Baseball expansion of the decade, with the Kansas City Royals, Montreal Expos, San Diego Padres, and Seattle Pilots each beginning play this season. The season was also celebrated as the 100th anniversary of professional ...

  8. Jordan Cove Energy Project - Wikipedia

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    The cost of development at the site is set at $6 billion. The terminal would employ about 60 people, and construction of the terminal and pipeline would employ about 450 people over more than three years Pipeline Natural gas would be transported to the Jordan Cove liquefaction terminal by the 234-mile (377 km) long Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline.

  9. Western Carolina University - Wikipedia

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    The fifth oldest institution of the sixteen four-year universities in the UNC system, WCU was founded to educate the people of the western North Carolina mountains. WCU provides an education to students from 48 states and 35 countries. Enrollment for the Fall 2020 semester was 12,243 students. Contents 1 History