Southwest Georgian wins national award

Pamela Green Jackson was selected as a civilian award winner for the 2011 National Image Meritorious Award from the Department of Defense.

Jackson currently works at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in the Public Affairs Office. Jackson is also the CEO of Youth Becoming Healthy, a non-profit organization that teaches kids healthy habits to reduce childhood obesity.

She was honored Thursday evening at the Department of Defense Meritorious Awards Banquet.

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