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Summer is a business bonanza at the Inflatable Kingdom

When Brian Sparrow and his team members test their equipment they usually flip a coin to decide who gets the opportunity to bounce around in it. “Sometimes its rock, paper, scissors,” Sparrow says. As the owner and operator of Inflatable Kingdom, a space jump and party equipment vendor in Jackson, Sparrow says he finds himself juggling as many as six ...

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Men's Health says Jackson is the worst city in the country to exercise

MensHealth.com has ranked Jackson, Mississippi last on its list of the 100 least active American cities. The ranking linked here puts Jackson just behind Nashville, Tennessee and Charleston, West Virginia for lack of physical activity among its population. Other cities in the category include: » Little Rock, Arkansas » Corpus Christi, Texas » New Orleans, Louisiana » Memphis, Tennessee » Lexington, ...

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Summer offers great opportunities for learning

Summer is a wonderful time for children to get out in the sun and enjoy a few carefree days without a set schedule or homework. However, as parents, we know that too many of these days will lead to the inevitable declaration, “I’m bored!” Summer can also offer many opportunities for learning disguised as fun. Summer reading programs offered by ...

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