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Meek's Post on Black Women Prompts Demand for Renamed Journalism School

It all started on Facebook Wednesday night, Sept. 19, when Ed Meek, the eponym of the School of Journalism and New Media at the University of Mississippi, posted a photo of two black university students paired with a caption blaming ...


Senate Debate at Millsaps, AIM for CHangE at MSU and Belhaven Family Weekend

Millsaps College and Mississippi Public Broadcasting will host "Decision 2018: Mississippi U.S. Senate Debate," featuring candidates in the state special election to fill retired U.S. Senator Thad Cochran's seat, on Thursday, Oct. 4.

Person of the Day

Gregory Vance

Jackson native Gregory Vance recently became one of seven freshman students at the University of Mississippi to receive scholarships from the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation.

Domestic Violence

EDITOR'S NOTE: Change the Rape Culture for Women and Men Alike

Young men too often grow up in a toxic masculine environment where their friends and even fathers or uncles celebrate some level of abuse. Many are challenged to be macho and to at least brag about rough sexual exploits or ...


A Space for Small Business

David Robertson opened Triad Business Centers in 2010 and made it an LLC in 2012. At the time of its opening, it was one of the only locally owned business incubator spaces of its kind.

Today's Events


Music Listings

1908 Provisions - Hunter Gibson & Ronnie McGee 7-10 p.m.

Ameristar, Vicksburg - Fortag 8 p.m.

Bonny Blair's - Fannin Landin' 7 p.m.-midnight

Castlewoods Country Club - Brian Jones 7 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Congress Street - "PARK(ing) Day" feat. Big Money Mel & Small Change Wayne, Bryan Akili, Pink Palaces, Judson Wright, Kicking & DJ Scrap Dirty noon-10 p.m. free

Drago's - Greenfish 7-10 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Sherman Lee Dillon & the MS Sound midnight $10

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Brandon Greer

Hal & Mal's - Jason Turner Album Release Show 8 p.m. $10

The Hideaway - Mustache the Band 9 p.m. $15

Hops & Habanas - Gena Steele & Buzz Pickens 7-9:30 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Sherman Lee Dillon 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Chris Gill & the Sole Shakers 7 p.m.

Last Call - DJ Spoon 9 p.m.

Lounge 114 - Press Play 601 w/ Mz Kathy 9 p.m.

Martin's - Dylan Lovett 6-8:30 p.m. free; John "Papa" Gros 10 p.m.

MS Museum of Art - Meat & Greet 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. free

Offbeat - Mr. Fluid, Yung Jewelz, Ray Kincaid, Metaphive & Montshadow w/ Preda-Kon 8-10 p.m. $8

Pelican Cove - Jackson Gypsies 6 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Just Cauz 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Barry Leach 5:30 p.m.; Hairicane 8 p.m. $5; Chad Perry 10 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Josh Journeay 7 p.m. free

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Casey Phillips 7 p.m. free

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

WonderLust - DJ Taboo 8 p.m.-2 a.m.