Civil Rights Cold Case Project Seeks to Tell the Rest of the Story

This is a feature article that I recently wrote for The Saint student newspaper:

The sound of an explosion rips through the humid night air in the town of Natchez, Miss.

Wharlest Jackson Jr. hops on his bike to go see what had happened, not expecting to find his father’s pickup truck ripped to shreds with his dad dead inside it. The year was 1967, and even to this day the memory of that event brings tears to this man’s eyes.
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