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Environment

Clearing the Air of Conflicts of Interest

Several conservation groups plan to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to hold Mississippi and Alabama accountable for violating certain provisions of the Clean Air Act.

Education

10 Who Graduated Thanks to Testing Errors Will Keep Diplomas

State education officials said Wednesday that 10 Mississippi high school students were allowed to graduate only because of testing errors in their favor, but the state won't revoke their diplomas.

Person of the Day

Matthew Horton and Travis Mills

When the John Krasinski film "The Hollers" was holding an open casting call in Jackson in 2015, 33-year-old engineer Matthew Horton says he didn't have anything going on, so he decided to check it out.

Editorial

Democracy Only Works in Public View

The Mississippi attorney general's office releasing the TAC report, which details how the state should work to fix its children's mental- and behavioral-health care system, this week is just one in a line of recent examples where transparency could have ...

Music

Summer at Spacecamp

Following an acoustic set, singer-songwriter Alex Fraser hits a distortion pedal and strums bar chords louder than any of his preceding songs.

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Music Listings

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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Jack Rabbit Slim 8 p.m. free

The Big Muddy, Vicksburg - Bill Perry Trio 7-10 p.m. free

Bonny Blair's - American Band 7:30-11:30 p.m. free

Center Stage of MS - Henry Rhodes 9 p.m. $10 admission $15 reserved seating

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

County Seat - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 6-10 p.m.

Drago's - Robin Blakeney 6-9 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Fred T midnight $10

Fitzgerald's - Hunter Gibson & Ronnie McGee (Dueling Pianos) 7:30 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Shaun Patterson

Georgia Blue, Madison - Live Music

Hal & Mal's - Thomas Jackson free

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

Iron Horse Grill - Nikki Talley 9 p.m.

ISH Grill & Bar - Upscale Friday feat. Southern Komfort Brass Band & 601 Live Band 9:30 p.m. $10 in advance, $15 at the door, $125 VIP section

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7-11:30 p.m. free

Kemistry - DJ Wheezy 9 p.m.

M-Bar - Flirt Friday feat. DJ 901 free

Martin's - SILAS w/ Slimm Pusha, DevMaccc & Black Crown 10 p.m.

McB's - Bicycle & Amanda Jones 4:30 p.m.; Steele Heart 8 p.m.

Old Capitol Inn - Andrew Pates

Pelican Cove - Sid Thompson & DoubleShotz 7 p.m. free

Pop's Saloon - Southbound 9 p.m.

Reed Pierce's - Snazz 9 p.m.

Underground 119 - Ben Payton Trio