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Black golfer recognized for breaking first racial barriers on the links

...membership clause.While Sifford is an obscure figure outside of golf, those familiar with the game's history compare Sifford to Jackie Robinson, who broke baseball's color barrier in 1947. Sifford, in his 1992 autobiography, "Just Let Me Play," wrote...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-11-19/black-golfer-recognized-breaking-first
Sports
UAS drama club presents play about transgender student

...Parker's therapist, Dr. Shelton, and also handles props. Jessika Caudy plays Parker's mother, Ali, and worked on costumes. Jackie Scholz plays Parker's girlfriend, Lucy, and also worked on the set, including the novel experience of ironing fabric on...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-20/uas-drama-club-presents-play-about-transg
Art
Juneau Jamboree hockey tourney finds the nets

...color coordinated.The Black team included Wendy Hallback, Kristin Bartenstein, April Sapp, Michele Drummond, Tonja Moser, Jackie Devlin, Elizabeth Dahl, Kim Milton, Michelle Warrenchuk, MaryAnn Love, Mindy Shaw and Val Marttinez.The Orange team included...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-11-12/juneau-jamboree-hockey-tourney-finds-n
Sports
Howard Gray Jr.

...and his sisters: Irene Austin and Lila Fawcett and his brother: Gerald Gray Sr. He is survived by his brothers Robert (Jackie) Gray Sr., and Dennis Gray Sr., and his sister; Harriet Knudson. He is also survived by his many, many cousins, nephews...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173153151
What if?

...Freeway begins north of Dodger Stadium, in Pasadena, in the grassy knolls and cluttered corners around Pepper Street where Jackie Robinson learned to play a game he would forever change.The Freeway, with a Hall of Fame legacy, travels south into central...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-10-02
Sports
Death Notice: Harold McKinely Sr.

...survived by his wife Gloria McKinley; children Geri Vera, Verdi Brogdon, Harold Jr., Victor and Martha McKinley, of Juneau; Jackie of Hoonah, 16 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren; sisters Benita Cain, Gladys Skeek, Grace Villarreal, JJ Pate...

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2014-09-04/death-notice-harold-mckinely-sr
Death Notices
Scholarship available for tribal member enrolled in museum studies

...museums and for Native people contributed to her establishment of this scholarship. Applications may be obtained by emailing Jackie Schoppert, Chair of the Ethel Montgomery Scholarship Committee, at kaageesaak@aol.com (321-5652) or Marjorie Menzi...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-10-09/scholarship-available-tribal-member-enrol
Art
Upcoming classes at the Canvas

...and intermediate students. All materials are included in the price of the class. $185 (plus tax)Portrait Drawing with Jackie ManningThursdays, Oct. 9?Nov. 6, 6:30?9 p.m. In this five-week class you will explore techniques for portrait...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-11/upcoming-classes-canvas
Art
Walk in the park now a race along its ridge

...8:42:13; 37) Susan Stokes, 47, F, Anch-AK, 8:42:13; 38) Michelle Wethington, 42, F, Anch-AK, 8:42:13; 39) Jackie Minge, 52, F, Anch-AK, 8:42:13; 40) Jose Gross, 39, M, Talk-AK, 8:50:10.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-05/walk-park-now-race-along-its-ridge
Sports
Violent backdrop in sports to Jackie Robinson Day

...their dugouts, all wearing No. 42 on Jackie Robinson Day, the Washington Nationals...went on with ceremonies for the fifth Jackie Robinson Day at stadiums all over the...up."So when you're talking about Jackie Robinson, I don't think people realize...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-04-16/violent-backdrop-sports-jackie-robinso
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