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Business

Lost Grocery, Lost Opportunity

Sociologists and the community activists who rallied to keep the Terry Road Kroger open have a phrase for the phenomenon that could befall the neighborhood that formerly housed the Kroger: food deserts.

Politics

Obamacare: Five Years and Counting

With Bryant's vow to undermine the ACA, the feds concluded that a state-run exchange was untenable. In January 2013, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius turned down Mississippi's application to run its own exchange, the only state she ...

Jacksonian

Lamees El-sadek

Lamees El-sadek felt compelled to take action last February when a man shot and killed a Chapel Hill, N.C., family of three Muslims—Deah Barakat, Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha and Razan Mohammed Abu-Salha—reportedly over a parking dispute.

Editor's Note

An Open Letter to Our Teachers

I don't doubt for a second that there are bad teachers who just show up to collect a paycheck, but I can't recall ever having a teacher who I didn't believe cared deeply for all their students.

Art

Bringing Art to Life

On April 10, attendees at the Mississippi Museum of Art's 2015 spring benefit may experience a sense of deja vu as they take in the sights and sounds.

Today's Events

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Music Listings

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courtesy Aziatikk Black

Aziatikk Black

Bonny Blair's - Open Mic 7:30 p.m.

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

Club Magoo's - Karaoke 8 p.m.

Fitzgerald's - Johnny Barranco 4:30 p.m.; Live Music 8 p.m.

Hal & Mal's - Jason Turner

Hamp's Place - Best in Hip-Hop w/Aziatikk Blakk

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

Kemistry - Cody Smith

Last Call - Karaoke

McB's - Live Music 8 p.m.

Ole Tavern - Karaoke

Pop's Saloon - Ladies Night

Shucker's - Deeb's Blues

Soul Wired Cafe - Tank & The Bangas

Underground 119 - Plus One Jazz Trio 6:30 p.m. free