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100 Mile Yard Sale ends in Jackson

Photos by Jay Forness

The 100 Mile Yard Sale drew crowds searching for a bargain this Memorial Day weekend. The annual event runs along Missouri Highway 25 from Kennett to Jackson.

The yard sale, which began 23 years ago, started on Thursday, May 27, and ran through Monday, May 31.

In addition to Jackson and Kennett, the event included yard sales in Gordonville, Dutchtown, Bloymere, Delta, Advance, Aquila, Bloomfield, Dexter, Bernie, Malden, Clarkton, Holcomb, Frisbee and White Oak.

Jay Forness covers education, county government and community events for The Cash-Book Journal. He graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with a degree in multimedia journalism and has lived in Jackson for the past four years. He can be reached at

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