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Espy to Join Hyde-Smith for Debate As 'Hanging' Backlash Grows

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy has accepted an invitation to join incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., for a runoff debate that will be broadcast across the state live on Nov. 20.

Biz Roundup

Offbeat Black Friday Sale, Operation Shoestring 50th Anniversary, Painting in the 'Park and Lounge 114

Offbeat, Jackson's only vinyl record store, will hold a special sale in conjunction with the national Record Store Day Black Friday on Friday, Nov. 23, from noon to 7 p.m.

Person of the Day

Kermit Davis

There were no fireworks, no drama and that was exactly what Kermit Davis wanted in his Mississippi head coaching debut Saturday as the Rebels defeated Western Michigan 90-64.


OPINION: American Radicalization in the Roaming MAGA Mosque

How did we let it get to this point in our country? When did the loyal opposition become the enemy of the people? Why have hate and grievance drowned out civility and hope?

Civil Rights

Vacationing While Latino: Family Sues for 'Pervasive' Profiling in Mississippi

A lawsuit on behalf of a Latino and Native American family from South Carolina alleges that Hancock County Sheriff's deputies detained and searched them while traveling through Mississippi because they "looked" Latino.

Today's Events


Music Listings

Belhaven University, Concert Hall - Instrumental & Choral Arts Concert 7:30 p.m. free

Bonny Blair's - Don Grant Duo 7-11 p.m.

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Drago's - Simpatico 6-9 p.m.

Fenian's - Open Mic 9 p.m.

Hal & Mal's - "Dinner, Drinks & Jazz" feat. Raphael Semmes & Friends 6-9 p.m. free

Kathryn's - Keys vs. Strings 6:30 p.m.

MS Museum of Art - Deanna Simkins 5:45 p.m. free

Table 100 - Chalmers Davis 6 p.m.