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News Archive: 02/2011
Ollie Matson, an All-Purpose Football Star, passes away at 80
February 23, 2011
National Football League veteran Ollie Matson died Saturday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 80 years old.
Jackson, Mississippi NAACP Activist A.M.E. Logan, 96, Passes Away
February 14, 2011
A.M.E. Logan, “Mother of the Jackson Civil Rights Movement,” died after suffering a fall at her home in Jackson, Mississippi on February 5. She was 96.