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JPS Commission Pushes Work Forward, Sets Deadline

The "Better Together" commission to analyze the needs of Jackson's public schools held its second meeting in the Lincoln Gardens community center, off Medgar Evers Drive in northwest Jackson, which filled to standing-room only.


Mississippi Newspaper Wins Dispute Over Government Records

The Mississippi Supreme Court is siding with a newspaper in its longstanding effort to get documents from a state agency.


Particle Devotion

The formation of indie-rock bands is a pretty common occurrence on any college campus, but things were a little different for Baton Rouge, La., quintet Particle Devotion.


EDITOR'S NOTE: The Lies Scientific Racists Told About Jackson’s Children

I did not know a federal judge in the 1960s had codified lies about how black children in Jackson were genetically inferior.


Your Thanksgiving Guide

This year, celebrate Thanksgiving with family—and through buying locally.

Today's Events


Music Listings

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Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - Area Code 8 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Drago's - Joseph LaSalla 6-9 p.m.

Duling Hall - MS Opera's "The Pirates of Penzance" 7:30 p.m. $35

F. Jones Corner - Keeshea Pratt midnight $10

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Jonathan Alexander

Georgia Blue, Madison - Shaun Patterson

Hal & Mal's - The Hustlers 7 p.m. free

The Hideaway - Jacob Bryant w/ Burnham Road 8 p.m. $15 advance $20 door

Hops & Habanas - AXL JXN 8-10 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Sister Lucille Band 9 p.m.

ISH Grill & Bar - DJ Unpredictable 601 & DJ Phingaprint 5 p.m.-2 a.m.

Kathryn's - Bill & Temperance 7-10:30 p.m.

Kemistry - DJ Trigga 9 p.m.

M Bar - Flirt Fridays feat. DJ 901 free

Martin's - The Stolen Faces (Grateful Dead tribute) 10 p.m.

Pelican Cove - T Baby 6-10 p.m.

Pop’s Saloon - Spunk Monkees 9 p.m.

Shucker's - Will & Linda 5:30 p.m.; Hunter & the Gators 8 p.m. $5; Aaron Coker 10 p.m.

Sombra, Flowood - Twisted Grass 6-9 p.m.

Soulshine, Flowood - Lizz Strowd 7-10 p.m.

Soulshine, Ridgeland - Chris Gill 7-10 p.m.

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Underground 119 - The Good Paper of Rev. Robert Mortimer 8:30 p.m.

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