Tag Archive | Gun violence

Pastor Reflects on Charleston Tragedy

                                                                                                                                          A.M.E. pastor reflects on Charleston tragedy June 25, 2015 Filed under DAYTONA BEACH, LEAD STORIES, NEWS  Allen Chapel’s Mugala wants to see ongoing dialogue on race BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The Rev. Nathan Mugala had just driven to his Daytona Beach home from Jacksonville when he turned on his television and heard the […]

Part I – “The Life & Death of Jimmy Jackson”

Part I – “The Life & Death of Jimmy Jackson”

THE LIFE & DEATH OF JIMMY JACKSON December 20, 2012   This is the first in a series of stories framing the life of James Roland Jackson III, known as ‘Jimmy’ to his family. Click link to read the Florida Courier digital archive http://flcourier.com/2012/12/20/the-life-death-of-jimmy-Jackson/ BY PENNY DICKERSON SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Last week, America […]

Part IV – “The Life & Death of Jimmy Jackson.”

“Hey, he’s getting robbed!” Witness describes night young entrepreneur died at Jacksonville nightclub notorious for violence February 28, 2013Filed under METRO Posted by admin Click link below to read Florida Courier digital archive http://flcourier.com/2013/02/28/hey-hes-getting-robbed/   Witness describes night young entrepreneur died at Jacksonville nightclub notorious for violence Editor’s Note:  This is the fourth in series of […]

Part V – “The Life & Death of Jimmy Jackson.”

‘He looked like he had money’ March 7, 2013 Filed under METRO Posted by admin                                                                                                                                                               Editor’s Note: This is the fifth in a series of stories framing the life of James Roland Jackson, III, known as “Jimmy” to his family. BY PENNY DICKERSON SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Justice is a comfort surviving families […]

Part VI – “The Life & Death of Jimmy Jackson.”

  Was the decision to go ‘gunless’ in the ‘Gunshine State’ fatal? March 28, 2013 Filed under METRO Editor’s Note: This is the sixth in a series of stories framing the life of James Roland Jackson, III, known as “Jimmy” to his family. BY PENNY DICKERSON SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER As reported in this […]