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City & County

At Last Hour, Two School Board Members Approved for New JPS Panel

The Jackson Public Schools Board of Trustees is now just one member shy from full for the first time in months, but some council members are concerned that the nominations came too late for adequate consideration.


USM Students Receive Lessac Kinesensic Training, Welty Statue at Millsaps and Professor Attending Leadership Summit

Millsaps College dedicated a new statue of Mississippi native author Eudora Welty on Monday, Nov. 13.

Person of the Day

Mega Ran

Fans may recognize Raheem Jarbo, also known Mega Ran, as a prolific writer of "nerdcore" rap, blending the worlds of hip-hop with video games and other forms of entertainment. However, that combination wasn't always an obvious choice for the Phoenix, ...

Civil Rights

OPINION: Justice Against Sexual Violence

My middle daughter has always been one of my most outgoing and ambitious children. She was so proud of her uniform and of getting this job all on her own.


Jingle Bells and Local Celebration

Mississippi Children's Museum will host Santa Saturdays every week from Nov. 25 to Dec. 23.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Mr. Sipp 8 p.m. $10

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Cowboy's Saloon - Allen Lane Band 10 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Duwayne Burnside midnight $10

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Stevie Cain

Iron Horse Grill - Deeb's Blues 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Johnie B. Sanders Blues Revue Band feat. Ms. Iretta 7-10:30 p.m.

M Bar - Flirt Fridays feat. DJ 901 free

Martin's - The Quickening 10 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Road Hogs 6-10 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Lovin Ledbetter 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Acoustic Crossroads 5:30 p.m.; Snazz 8 p.m. $5; Jonathan Alexander 10 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Chad Wesley 7 p.m.

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Brian Jones 7 p.m.

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - Southern Komfort Brass Band 8:30 p.m.

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