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Justice Department Cites Hinds County Over Jail Conditions

Federal officials say faltering efforts to improve conditions at Hinds County's two jails have been far inadequate to overcome decrepit physical conditions, rampant violence and poor staffing.

Health Care

Paramedics Steer Non-Emergency Patients Away from ERs

By using specially trained paramedics, health officials hope to help reduce avoidable trips to the emergency room and fill gaps in health care.

Person of the Day

Dr. Kelly Buckholdt

Dr. Kelly Buckholdt will be a guest speaker at the Butterflies by Grace workshop "Start Relating Before You Start Dating," designed to help teenagers understand the dangers they may encounter in relationships.


Drop by Drop

Darron Hinton, owner of Drip Drop Coffee Shop, has loved coffee all his life. He dreamed of starting a shop where he could enjoy making drinks and interacting with morning commuters seeking a cup of joe on their way to ...


What You Need to Know: High Heaven Trampoline Park

This summer, The Park will be abandoned no more. CircusTrix, the largest operator and developer of trampoline parks in the world, will bring High Heaven Trampoline Park into that space.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Garry Burnside 9 p.m. free

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

Burgers & Blues - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 6 p.m.

Debo’s Lounge - Karaoke

Duling Hall - Buddy & The Squids feat. Hvy Yeti & Argiflex 9 p.m. $5 advance $10 door ardenland.net

F. Jones Corner - The Blues Man 9 p.m. free; Sorrento Ussery midnight $10

Fenian's - Southern Grass

Fitzgerald's - Ronnie McGee & Johnny Crocker 8 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Jonathan Alexander

Georgia Blue, Madison - Shaun Patterson

Hal & Mal's - The Perfect Gentlemen

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

The Hideaway - MissUsed

Hot Shots, Byram - Karaoke 8 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Silas Reed n' Da Books 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Shadz of Grey 7 p.m.

Kemistry - DJ Kontrol 10 p.m. $10

M Bar - Flirt Fridays w/DJ 901 free

Martin's - Flowtribe 10 p.m.

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

McB's - Live Music 8 p.m.

Mediterranean Fish & Grill - Jarez's R&B Night w/ Jarez Singleton 9 p.m. $10

Ole Tavern - DJ Reign

One Block East - Live Music 9 p.m.

The Penguin - Clinton Babers II 9 p.m.

Reed Pierce's, Byram - The Strays 9 p.m. free

Shucker's - Snazz 8 p.m. $5; Chad Perry (deck) 10 p.m. free

Soulshine, Flowood - Andy Tanas

Underground 119 - Southern Komfort Brass Band 9 p.m. $10

University Place - Flirt Friday