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At a press conference on Tuesday, May 22, Mayor Chowke Antar Lumumba announced programs to try to help decrease youth crime, including summer programs and new policing methods.
Mississippi county election commissions will be able to apply to the secretary of state's office for federal grant funds to secure elections this year.
Mike Slive, former commissioner of the Southeastern Conference, died in Birmingham, Ala., on May 16 at the age of 77.
Now that a promising young woman has died because of a massive systems failure in the City, allow us to repeat ourselves: This administration cannot afford to be reactionary to the mounting issues in the City.
Summer is a time to hang out with friends under the sun. Recent Best of Jackson winners can help you celebrate the summer season (and beyond). Try these.
PLACE EVENTS HERE.
1908 Provisions - Hunter Gibson 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Arts Center of MS - Hawassa Art Exhibition Opening Reception feat. Teddy Yo & comedian Lij Yared 6-9 p.m. free
Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.
District at Eastover - Brian Ledford 5:30 p.m. free
Drago's - Johnny Barranco 6-9 p.m.
F. Jones Corner - Maya Kyles & the F. Jones Challenge Band 10 p.m. $5
The Flamingo - "The Kickback" feat. DJ Breakem Off 6 p.m.
Georgia Blue, Flowood - May Day
Georgia Blue, Madison - Aaron Coker
Hal & Mal's - D'Lo Trio 7-9:30 p.m. free
Iron Horse Grill - Seth Power 6 p.m.
Kathryn's - Chad Perry Band 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Kemistry - DJ Trigga 9 p.m.
Pelican Cove - Johnnie B & Ms. Iretta 6-10 p.m.
Shucker's - Greenfish 7:30-11:30 p.m.
Soulshine, Flowood - Brandon Greer 7-9 p.m.
Table 100 - Andrew Pates 6 p.m.
Underground 119 - Fred T 7-10:30 p.m. free