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Public Works on Manholes: Unaware of Other Uncovered Ones in Jackson

A Jackson Academy senior died after her vehicle hit a manhole and flipped upside down on Ridgewood Road near Venetian Way on Thursday, May 17.


Next Generation Harvey and HOYO at USM, and Common App at MSU

The University of Southern Mississippi's College of Nursing Clinical Simulation Lab recently purchased three new patient simulators using a donation from USM benefactors Chuck and Rita Scianna.


Brandon Mitchell and S.W.A.P.'s "Amazing" Return

For Jackson gospel group Brandon Mitchell & S.W.A.P., a little discouragement has helped pave the way for a greater source of encouragement on their sophomore album, "Amazing."

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EDITOR'S NOTE: Jackson, Lil Lonnie Must Not Die in Vain

When Lil Lonnie died in his car near the home where a white supremacist shot down Medgar Evers in 1963 in front of his children, in a neighborhood where kids still have far too few opportunities or positive things to ...


Midtown Celebration

Since Midfest's start in 2014, the street festival and block party has been focused on celebrating what the midtown area has to offer, showcasing local businesses and the creative talents of its residents.

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Music Listings

Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Doug Allen Nash 8 p.m.

Bacchus, Madison - Larry Brewer 6-9 p.m.

Capitol Grill - Path to Eden 8 p.m.

Castlewoods Country Club - Travelin' Jane Duo 7 p.m.

Cerami's - James Bailey & Linda Blackwell 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Club 43, Canton - Shake the Bucket 9 p.m. $10

Doe's Eat Place, Florence - Dagnabbit 7-9 p.m.

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

Duling Hall - Mustache the Band 8 p.m. $10 advance $15 day of show

Estelle Wine Bar - Live Music 6-10 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Fred T midnight $10

The Flamingo - "Bars & Brushes" feat. Kwame Braxton, Vitamin Cea & DJ 2 Tall 7-11 p.m. free

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Brandon Greer

Hal & Mal's - Bill, Temperance & Jeff 7-10 p.m. free

Iron Horse Grill - Deeb's Blues 9 p.m.

Jackson Revival Center - Brandon Mitchell & S.W.A.P. Album Release feat. Michelle Prather, Lisa Knowles Smith, Todd Galberth, Lena Byrd Miles & C. Ashley Brown 7-11 p.m. $15 advance $20 door

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7 p.m.

Last Call - Wing Fest feat. High Frequency 7:30 p.m.

Lounge 114 - Mike Rob & the 601 Band 9 p.m.

Martin's - Katie & Doc Patterson 6-8:30 p.m. free; The Stolen Faces (Grateful Dead tribute) 10 p.m.

MS Museum of Art - Nellie Mack 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. free

Pelican Cove - Lovin Ledbetter 7-11 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Lequxco 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Barry Leach 5:30 p.m.; Spank the Monkey 8 p.m. $5; Josh Journeay 10 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Brian Jones 7 p.m.

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Jonathan Alexander 7 p.m.

St. Columb's Episcopal Church - MS Chorus' "Summer Cabaret" 7:30-9 p.m. $30

St. John the Theologian - Jackson Greek Fest feat. Live Music 7-9:30 p.m. free

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - Mick Kolassa & the Taylor Made Blues Band 8:30 p.m.

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