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Survey: Attorney General, Governor Boast Highest Approval Ratings

Attorney General Jim Hood and Gov. Phil Bryant have the highest approval ratings of a selection of Mississippi political leaders, a Millsaps College and Chism Strategies survey released earlier this month, shows.


Statewide Student Testing Task Force To Meet This Summer

Mississippi Superintendent Carey Wright announced a task force this week to study how individual school district and the Department of Education in the state are testing students.

Person of the Day

Tomekia Reed

On Monday, April 16, JSU named Tomekia Reed, the former head coach at Hinds Community College in Utica, as the Tigers' new head coach.


NAMI MS Conference at Belhaven, USM Marine Education Center and MSU 2018 Alumni Association Award

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Mississippi will host its annual spring conference on Thursday, May 17, and Friday, May 18, at the Dr. Billy Kim International Center at Belhaven University.


EDITORIAL: Leaders, Roads and Bridges Trump Your Tax Cuts

Gephyrophobia translates into fear of bridges, and it's perfectly rational for Mississippians around the state to be suffering from that phobia following the closure of more than 100 "dangerous" bridges.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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

Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - The Front 8 p.m.

Bacchus - Larry Brewer 6-9 p.m.

Bonny Blair's - Travelin' Jane 7:30-11:30 p.m.

Burgers & Blues - Chris Gill 6-10 p.m.

Cerami's - James Bailey & Linda Blackwell 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Doe's Eat Place, Florence - Big Earl from Pearl 7-9 p.m.

Drago's - Greenfish 7-10 p.m.

Duling Hall - Young Valley Album Release Show w/ Cary Hudson 8 p.m. $10

F. Jones Corner - Robert Kimbrough Sr. midnight $10

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Wes Johnson

Hal & Mal's - Barry Leach 7-10 p.m. free

The Hideaway - All DJ Dance Music 9 p.m. $10

Hilton Garden Inn - Kerry Thomas 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Bernard Jenkins 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7-10:30 p.m.

Kemistry - DJ T-Money 9 p.m.

Last Call - DJ Spoon 9 p.m.

Majestic Burger - Hunter Gibson 6 p.m.

Martin's - Kern Pratt 6-8:30 p.m. free; Flow Tribe 10 p.m. $15

The Mosquito - Kicking, Ming Donkey & DJ Sandpaper 7-11:30 p.m. $5

The Nest, Tougaloo - D.O. Dubb, Infinite Starr Le Flair, Savvy & more 9 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Phil & Trace 6-10 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Framing the Red w/ Shatterframe 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Ron Etheridge 5:30 p.m.; Snazz 8 p.m. $5; Todd Smith 10 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Josh Journeay & Patrick Ballard 7-10 p.m.

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Ben Payton 7-10 p.m.

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - Mark Muleman Massey 8:30 p.m.

WonderLust - DJ Taboo 8 p.m.-2 a.m.