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In his first state of the city address since becoming Jackson mayor, Tony Yarber painted a hopeful picture of the capital city's future.
Top legislative Republicans are promising that Mississippi will get performance-based budgeting right this time.
Thirty-two years after graduating with a bachelor's degree in mass communications from Jackson State University in 1997, Eric Stringfellow is now the interim head of the department.
Imagine for a second that, somewhere in the world, exists a person that not only vaguely resembles your appearance but looks exactly like you.
So, is it bbq, bar-b-q, barbeque or barbecue? Jim Hatten, founder of the Mississippi BBQ Trail, says that it doesn't matter as long as you're there.
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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - King Edward 9 p.m. free
Bottoms Up - DJ, Dancing w/Special Events 9 p.m. $5 18+
Burgers & Blues - Acoustic Soul Party 6 p.m.
Capitol Grill - Jonathan Alexander 5 p.m.
Debo’s Lounge - Karaoke
Duling Hall - Larry Raspberry & The Highsteppers 8 p.m. $20 advance $25 door ardenland.net
F. Jones Corner - Live Music midnight $10
Fenian's - Cadillac Funk
Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson
Georgia Blue, Madison - Stogdaddy & The Good Time Band
Hal & Mal's - Barry Leach (rest) 8 p.m.
Hamp's Place - Best in R&B & Southern Soul
Hot Shots, Byram - Karaoke 8 p.m.
Julep - Brian Jones 11 p.m.
Kathryn's - Sofa Kings 7 p.m.
Kemistry - Music Therapy Fridays w/DVDJ Reign 9 p.m. 18+
Kristo's, Madison - Hunter Gibson 6 p.m.
M Bar - Flirt Fridays w/DJ 901 free
Martin's - Rooster Blues 10 p.m.
Martini Room, Regency - Ladies Night 9 p.m.
One Block East - Ladies Night w/ Third Era 9 p.m.
The Penguin - Akaimi Graham & The Key of G 9 p.m.
Reed Pierce's, Byram - Snazz 9 p.m. free
Shea's - Will & Linda
Shucker's - Bonfire Orchestra 8 p.m. $5; McCain & Reynolds Trio (deck) 10 p.m. free
Soul Wired Cafe - An Evening with B.O.B.B. feat. DJ Select 7 p.m.
Soulshine, Flowood - Andy Tanas
Soulshine, Ridgeland - Matt Hines
Underground 119 - Vasti Jackson 9 p.m. $10
University Place - Flirt Friday
The Yellow Scarf - Paperclip Scientists 9 p.m. $15 advance $20 door yellowscarf-jackson.net