There's never a slow news week in Jackson, Miss., and last week was no exception. ...11 hours, 27 minutes ago ...
The majority of African American lawmakers in the Mississippi Legislature plan to boycott the annual meeting of the Southern Legislative ...4 hours, 34 minutes ago ...
A civil rights marker in Mississippi has been repaired and will be put back in place, weeks after being vandalized.July 22
From the Wire
The Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees needs new members, and quickly. Richard Lind, the newly elected president of the school board, resigned yesterday, meaning only three members remain.
Author Sarah Campbell likes to combine her love for words, children and science in her books and seeks to spark kids' interest in the world of science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM.
Krystal Jackson, a 21-year-old senior music major at Millsaps College, says she learned to sing before she could talk.
Almost three years ago, Jackson native Frederick Burns decided that the black community needed its own social-media app using the words and phrases popular in the world of Black Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
Local restaurateur and chef Derek Emerson, who owns Walker's Drive-in, CAET Wine Bar and Local 463 Urban Kitchen, recently bought Parlor Market in downtown Jackson. He says his latest project is a labor of love.
The JSU Tigers' defense could end up leading the team in returning to the top of the SWAC, and the pressure to wreak havoc on opposing offenses will fall on defensive end Keontre Anderson, who was named Preseason Defensive Player ...