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City & County

City Announces Programs to Decrease Youth Crimes; More Youth Summer Programs and Pools

At a press conference on Tuesday, May 22, Mayor Chowke Antar Lumumba announced programs to try to help decrease youth crime, including summer programs and new policing methods.

Politics

Mississippi Will Receive $4.7 Million to Secure Elections

Mississippi county election commissions will be able to apply to the secretary of state's office for federal grant funds to secure elections this year.

Person of the Day

Mike Slive

Mike Slive, former commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, died in Birmingham, Ala., on May 16 at the age of 77.

City & County

EDITORIAL: City Must Become Proactive, Not Reactive to Problems

Now that a promising young woman has died because of a massive systems failure in the City, allow us to repeat ourselves: This administration cannot afford to be reactionary to the mounting issues in the City.

Best of Jackson

Fun With Best of Jackson

Summer is a time to hang out with friends under the sun. Recent Best of Jackson winners can help you celebrate the summer season (and beyond). Try these.

Today's Events

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Music Listings

1908 Provisions - Hunter Gibson 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Arts Center of MS - Hawassa Art Exhibition Opening Reception feat. Teddy Yo & comedian Lij Yared 6-9 p.m. free

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

District at Eastover - Brian Ledford 5:30 p.m. free

Drago's - Johnny Barranco 6-9 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Maya Kyles & the F. Jones Challenge Band 10 p.m. $5

The Flamingo - "The Kickback" feat. DJ Breakem Off 6 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - May Day

Georgia Blue, Madison - Aaron Coker

Hal & Mal's - D'Lo Trio 7-9:30 p.m. free

Iron Horse Grill - Seth Power 6 p.m.

Kathryn's - Chad Perry Band 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Kemistry - DJ Trigga 9 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Johnnie B & Ms. Iretta 6-10 p.m.

Shucker's - Greenfish 7:30-11:30 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Brandon Greer 7-9 p.m.

Table 100 - Andrew Pates 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - Fred T 7-10:30 p.m. free