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Evers home inducted into the African American Civil Rights Network

By: Sarah Ulmer - August 6, 2018

On Friday, the Medgar Evers home in Jackson was inducted into the African American Civil Rights Network.

The Medgar Evers House is located on Margaret Walker Alexander Drive in Jackson, Mississippi. It was originally built in 1956 and is the former home of African-American civil rights activist Medgar Evers, at the time of his death.

The home was designated as a National Historic Landmark and was turned into a museum and restored to look as if it did when the Evers family lived there.

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Sarah Ulmer

Sarah is a Mississippi native, born and raised in Madison. She is a graduate of Mississippi State University, where she studied Communications, with an emphasis in Broadcasting and Journalism. Sarah’s experience spans multiple mediums, including extensive videography with both at home and overseas, broadcasting daily news, and hosting a live radio show. In 2017, Sarah became a member of the Capitol Press Corp in Mississippi and has faithfully covered the decisions being made by leaders on some of the most important issues facing our state.
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