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DA Smith Puts Ben Allen on Trial Jan. 30, DJP Suing 'Whistleblower' Claiming Forged Checks

The trial of Downtown Jackson Partners President Ben Allen, who faces 10 counts, including embezzling a 1989 Chevy truck and tens of thousands of dollars from the business improvement district, is set to begin Jan. 30.


More Budget Cuts Hitting State Services

The "efficiencies" buzzword rang across the Mississippi Capitol last summer as lawmakers met the people who provide services from maintaining the state's roads to administering the state's federal child-care funds to look for extra dollars to help stabilize the State ...


Bilal Qizilbash

Two years ago, Bilal Qizilbash organized R U Hungry, a group that brings dinner to feed those in need at Smith Park every Friday with food from local restaurants such as Aladdin Mediterranean Grill.

Editor's Note

We’ve Already Given Trump ‘A Chance’

This year, unlike any I remember, many of us—polls suggest it's a majority of Americans—will watch with a new level of trepidation. And we wonder, "What, exactly, should we give Trump a chance to do?"


LPs and the People Who Press Them

Vinyl is back. At least, that's been the experience for Jackson singer-songwriter Jason Daniels, frontman of the Jason Daniels Band.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Bonny Blair's, Brandon - Karaoke w/ Mike Patton 7-11 p.m.

Burgers & Blues - Karaoke 5:30 p.m.

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Fitzgerald's - Johnny Crocker 7:30 p.m.

Hal & Mal's - Kevin Galloway

Kathryn's - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 6:30-9:30 p.m. free

McB's - Live Music 8 p.m.

Ole Tavern - Karaoke w/ DJ Stache

Pelican Cove - Open Mic w/ Stace Shook 6 p.m.

Shucker's - Lovin Ledbetter 7:30 p.m. free

WonderLust - Karaoke w/ Matt 8 p.m.-1 a.m. free