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Grant to Help Allenton Heights

This video is no longer available. Allenton Heights is the oldest public housing complex in Jackson. Forty percent of the residents live in poverty. The crime, is twice the rate of the city as a whole. “We just need to get a new house, she say she tired of living here,” said 12 year old Kelvin Golden, he and his…

FHU Falls in Fab Four; Azusa Advances to Final

Azusa Pacific (Calif.) will return to the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship following a 58-46 win over Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) Monday in Oman Arena. The Cougars improve their record to 32-5 and will play Union (Tenn.) in a rematch of last year’s title game Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Lady Lions’ season comes to a close with a 27-9…

Union Defeats Shawnee State; will Play in Final

Union (Tenn.) defeated Shawnee State (Ohio) 58-40 in the semifinals of the 2011 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship Monday in Oman Arena. The two-time defending national champs push their record to 35-1 and will take on Azusa Pacific (Calif.) Tuesday at 7 p.m. in a rematch of last year’s title game. The national championship rematch between the Lady…