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City & County

UPDATED: JPS Board Forced to Halt Work After Fourth Member Leaves Board

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.

City & County

JSU Students Will Keep Scholarships for Current School Year

“To honor our promise to returning and continuing students, scholarships and out-of-state fee waivers shall remain in effect for the 2017-2018 academic year if you have met the previous renewal requirements."


Jimmy Herring: Cracking the Whip

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Patching Potholes: A Metaphor for Jackson

Running a city for a four-year (or sometimes shorter) term is an admittedly daunting task, with the transfer of political strategies, staff and power.


STEMming Learning Through Photography

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Today's Events


Music Listings

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Alumni House - Karaoke 7-11 p.m.

The Big Muddy, Vicksburg - Andy Hardwick 7-10 p.m.

Bonny Blair's - Live Music 7:30-11:30 p.m. free

Capitol Grill - The Deltaz 8 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Cowboy's Saloon - Kern Pratt & Friends 10 p.m.

Drago's - Robin Blakeney 6-9 p.m.

Duling Hall - Jimmy Herring & the Invisible Whip 7:30 p.m. $35 advance $40 door

F. Jones Corner - Smokestack Lightnin' midnight $10

Fenian's - Southern Grass 10 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Brandon Greer

Georgia Blue, Madison - Shaun Patterson

Hal & Mal's - Cary Hudson free

The Hideaway - DJ Dance Night 9 p.m. $10

Iron Horse Grill - The Sal-tines 9 p.m.

ISH Grill & Bar - Cancers vs. Leos feat. DJ Unpredictable 601 w/ Lari Johnson 9 p.m. $15

Kathryn's - Bill & Temperance 6:30-11:30 p.m.

Kemistry - Mouth of the South 9 p.m.

M-Bar - Flirt Friday feat. DJ 901 free

Martin's - The Breton Sound w/ Passing Parade 10 p.m.

McB's - Mojo Trio 8 p.m.

Offbeat - Marco Pave Album Listening Party 7-11 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Sofa Kings 7 p.m.

Reed Pierce's, Byram - Titanium Blue 9 p.m. free

Shucker's - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 5:30 p.m. free; Hunter & the Gators 8 p.m. $5; Topher Brown 10 p.m. free

Sombra, Flowood - Joe Carroll

Soulshine, Flowood - Casey Phillips 7 p.m.

Underground 119 - Heather Crosse

WonderLust - Cocktail Party feat. DJ Taboo 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $5