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City & County

What Lumumba’s ‘A-Team’ Earns

As we get nearer to annual budget hearings in the City of Jackson, you can almost feel the tension mounting around money issues.

Education

Are Teacher Walkouts Possible in Mississippi?

Teachers in Oklahoma, West Virginia, Arizona, Colorado, Kentucky and now North Carolina have made national headlines as they strike for better wages, policy matters and other various reasons.

Jacksonian

Stephen Parks

The American Association of Law Libraries, a national association of law school and court libraries, and independent librarians who perform law research, recently named State Librarian Stephen Parks as a recipient of its 2018 Emerging Leader Award.

City & County

EDITOR'S NOTE: Jackson, Get Your Community Together

Sure, if you come from a bigger city, there may be less to do here in Jackson, but you have many options, even if it's just going to the Mississippi Farmers Market on a Saturday morning.

Cover

How to Survive a Music Festival

It is officially music festival season. If you find yourself going to one this year, you'll want to be prepared. Here are some tips to survive the event and have fun.

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Music Listings

1908 Provisions - Ronnie Brown 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Alumni House - Pearl Jamz 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

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

Hal & Mal's - New Bourbon Street Jazz Band 6-8:30 p.m. free

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

Pelican Cove - Chris Gill 6-10 p.m.

Shucker's - Proximity 7:30 p.m.

St. Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral - Texas Boys Choir 7 p.m. donations encouraged

Table 100 - Andy Henderson 6 p.m.