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Civil Rights

Mississippi Leaders Still 'Honoring' Racists, After All These Years

The head of the Mississippi state agency that sent out a tweet this week honoring Confederate General Robert E. Lee once attended a rally of a racist organization that refers to black people as a "retrograde species of humanity."

Education

UM Student Working with Smithsonian, USM 2019 Cultural Arts Series and "Stand to Stop Hazing" at MSU

University of Mississippi recently announced that junior art history major Grace Moorman will travel to Washington, D.C., to work as a curatorial intern at the Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery for the spring 2019 semester.

Food

The Nick Wallace Way

Though "farm-to-table" is a popular food and restaurant concept these days, it informed much of Jackson chef Nick Wallace's culinary background.

Business

EDITOR'S NOTE: Resolve to Make a Difference, Support Local

Instead of centering my New Year’s resolution on things that just benefit me, I decided to focus on shopping and eating locally as often as possible to help bolster the Jackson businesses I want to support, such as Offbeat in ...

Music

The Magical Music of Harry Potter

For Ron Spigelman, there is just as much magic in a conductor's baton as the wand of any witch or wizard. "Music, in my opinion," he says, "is the true third dimension in film."

Music Listings

1908 Provisions - Andrew Pates 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Ameristar, Vicksburg - Allison Collins Band 8 p.m.

Bonny Blair's - Steele Heart 8 p.m.-midnight $5

Center Stage - "2019 Good Vibes Kickoff" feat. Mike Rob & Jerome Chism 9 p.m. $15

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

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

F. Jones - Sherman Lee Dillon midnight $10

Fenian's - "JIM Week: Fusion at Fenian's" feat. El Karnwie-Tuah, Betsy Berryhill, Cooper Deniro & DBL Take 8 p.m.-midnight $45 all-event pass $20 day pass

Fitzgerald's - Jonathan Alexander 7-11 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Live Music

Hal & Mal's - "JIM Week: POP!" feat. Joy Kate, Judson Wright & Krystal Gem 6-10 p.m. $45 all-event pass $20 day pass

The Hideaway - All DJ Dance Music 9:30 p.m. $10, $5 w/ college ID before 10:30 p.m.

Iron Horse - Mark Doyle & Mr. Bud 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7-10:30 p.m.

Martin's - Ward Davis 10 p.m. $20

McB's - Ninety to Nothing 7:30 p.m.

McClain - Chris Gill

Pelican Cove - Jason Turner 6-10 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Live Music 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 5:30 p.m.; Hairicane 8 p.m. $5; Josh Journeay 10 p.m.

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

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