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JSU President Resigns, New Dorms on Hold

Jackson State University President Carolyn Meyers has submitted her resignation just days after the state's college board put plans for new dorms at the historically black public university on hold in the wake of financial turmoil there.


House Speaker: MAEP Has ‘Failed’

"Antiquated, confusing, inefficient, unreliable, unpredictable. What do these words describe?" House Speaker Philip Gunn said at the annual Hob Nob on Oct. 27. "They describe the Mississippi Adequate Education Program funding formula."

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Chris Coghlan

Game one of the 2016 World Series wasn't kind to former University of Mississippi Rebel and current Chicago Cubs player Chris Coghlan. In fact, there wasn't much for any member of the Cubs to be excited about after the Cleveland ...


Treat Yo’ Self This Halloween

This year, Campbell's will have Halloween cookies and iced teacakes, and customers can also order pumpkin cheesecake for fall events and parties.


How to Make Sugar Skulls

Sugar skulls, which can be made using ingredients such as clay, sugar or even chocolate, represent someone who has died. They often have departed soul's names on them and are placed on the ofrendas to honor the spirit.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Burgers & Blues - Live Music 5:30 p.m.

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Karaoke 11 p.m.

Fenian's - Live Music

Fitzgerald's - Johnny Crocker 7:30 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Brandon Greer

Georgia Blue, Madison - Aaron Coker

Hal & Mal's - D'Lo Trio free

Hot Shots, Byram - Karaoke 8 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Jimmy "Duck" Holmes 6 p.m.

Johnny T's - Old School Homecoming Party feat. DJ Finesse 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Sofa Kings 6:30 p.m. free

McB's - Halloween Bash & Costume Contest feat. Faze 4 7-11:30 p.m. free

Millsaps Ford Academic Complex - An Uneven Song Recital feat. James Martin & Lynn Raley 7:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation

Old Capitol Inn, Rooftop - Larry Brewer

Ole Tavern - Ladies Night

Pelican Cove - Alanna Mosley 6 p.m.

Shucker's - Andrew Pates 7:30 p.m. free

Sylvia's - Thursday Night Live feat. The Blues Man & Sunshine McGhee 9 p.m. free

Thalia Mara Hall - Bob Dylan & His Band 8 p.m. $52.50-$390