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'Confederate Heritage' and Pro-Flag Rally Planned for Monday

Last fall, the Magnolia Heritage Campaign started a petition drive to preserve what it considers Mississippi heritage by acknowledging Christianity as the official state religion and English as the official language, among other things.


Jason Isbell: Choosing the Right Details

Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell has had a busy couple of years since he last played in Jackson in 2013.

Person of the Day

Dr. John Hall

The American Heart Association presented Dr. John Hall of UMMC with the Award of Meritorious Achievement Wednesday, June 24.


Mississippi's Flag: A People Problem

Long a lightning rod, the Mississippi state flag has come under fresh scrutiny in recent weeks following a mass killing of nine African Americans at a church in South Carolina.


2015 Summer Beer Tasting

The beer tasting has become an annual tradition we look forward to here at the Jackson Free Press. This year, we partnered with Raise Your Pints and LD's BeerRun to do the tasting. Here are our findings.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Mr. Sipp 9 p.m. free

Bottoms Up - DJ, Dancing w/Special Events 9 p.m. $5 18+

Burgers & Blues - Lucky Hand Blues Band 6 p.m.

Debo’s Lounge - Karaoke

F. Jones Corner - Fisher & Radcliffe 9 p.m. $1; Stevie J midnight $10

Fenian's - Eric Sommer

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Aaron Coker

Hamp's Place - Best in R&B & Southern Soul

The Hideaway - The Rocky Horror Burlesque Show 9 p.m. $15 advance $20 door

Hot Shots, Byram - Karaoke 8 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - John Causey 9 p.m.

ISH - Akami Graham

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7 p.m.

Kemistry - DJ Young Venom

Livingston Live - Jason Isbell w/ Holly Williams 6 p.m. ardenland.net

M Bar - Flirt Fridays w/DJ 901 free

Martin's - Riverside Voodoo w/ Chilowee Royal 10 p.m.

Martini Room, Regency - Ladies Night 9 p.m.

McB's - Live Music 8 p.m.

Ole Tavern - DJ Reign

One Block East - Live Music 9 p.m.

Northpark Mall - Northpark Balloon Glow feat. Mark Chestnutt 7 p.m.

The Penguin - Live Music

Reed Pierce's, Byram - Lovin Ledbetter 9 p.m. free

Shucker's - Hunter & Powell (deck) 5:30 p.m. freeSnazz 8 p.m. $5; Brian Jones (deck) 10 p.m. free

Soulshine, Flowood - Andrew Pates 7 p.m.

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Dain Edwards 7:30 p.m.

Trustmark Park - Charles Esten 6 p.m.

University Place - Flirt Friday