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House Votes to Scrap MAEP, Rewrite Ed Formula By 12-Vote Margin

After four hours of debate and 17 rejected Democratic amendments, the Mississippi House of Representatives voted mainly along partisan lines to scrap the Mississippi Adequate Education Program in favor of a new funding formula House Speaker Philip Gunn, R-Clinton, wrote ...

City & County

City Hall and Schools Reopen as Pipe Repairs Continue

The City of Jackson and Jackson Public Schools reopened today after being closed this week in the face of the wintry weather in Jackson and beyond.


Kevin Griffin

Better Than Ezra fans will hear plenty of hit songs when the band's frontman, Kevin Griffin, performs solo on Jan. 19 in Jackson. However, not all of those familiar tunes come courtesy of the New Orleans, La., alternative-rock act.


EDITORIAL: Tell the Truth Now, Politic Later

Ever since Gov. Phil Bryant gave his "State of the State" address, and "Mississippi Today" chose to factcheck it but not the Democratic respondent, the media circuit around the capitol as well as some state lawmakers have been busy debating ...


Fermenting in Tradition

After mingling over goodies such as sauerkraut, mustard and kimchi, and a sampling of sake (Japanese rice wine), we began a sake and wine fermentation workshop at Sweet & Sauer's fermentation kitchen in The Hatch on Dec. 13, 2017.

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Music Listings

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Bonny Blair's - Chasin' Dixie 7-11 p.m.

Char - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Drago's - Johnny Barranco 5:30-8:30 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - Raul Valinti & the F. Jones Challenge Band 10 p.m. $5

Fenian's - Joe Carroll 9 p.m.

Fitzgerald's - Barry Leach 7-11 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - May Day

Georgia Blue, Madison - Aaron Coker

Hal & Mal's - Thomas Lovett 6-9 p.m. free

Iron Horse Grill - John Causey 6 p.m.

Kathryn's - Two for the Road 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Chad Perry 6 p.m.

Shucker's - Larry Brewer & Doug Hurd 7:30 p.m. free

Table 100 - Andrew Pates 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - Sorrento Ussery 7-10:30 p.m.