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Zoo Faces Uncertain City Funding, Could Relocate

The Jackson Zoo is asking for donations in wake of its financial crisis due to budget cuts that surfaced almost a month ago.

Biz Roundup

Mississippi Blues Marathon, Beckham Custom Jewelry and New Venture Challenge

Mississippi Blues Marathon director John Noblin announced Monday, Sept. 18, that Continental Tire the Americas has signed on to serve as the presenting sponsor for the 11th annual race in Jackson on Jan. 27, 2018.

Person of the Day

Earnest Lee

Earnest Lee, superintendent of the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman, retired on Sept. 15.


Flashing a Kid’s Mugshot Is No Way to Prevent Crime

Disseminating mugshots of minors should be rare due to the harm that it can cause to that kid and society to treat children as adult criminals, especially before they even get a trial.


Mr. Chen’s Expands

Ty Bowls in Clinton, which is in the former China Express space, has recently re-opened its doors under shared management and ownership with Mr. Chen's Authentic Chinese Restaurant.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Bonny Blair's - Don Grant 7:30-11:30 p.m. free

Cerami's, Flowood - Doug Bishop 6:30-9:30 p.m. free

Drago's - Johnny Barranco 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Fenian's Pub - Open Mic 9 p.m. free

Kathryn's - Keys vs. Strings 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Chris Gill 6 p.m.

Shucker's - Karaoke 7:30 p.m. free