It is raining in downtown Jackson. The humidity is stifling and uncomfortably sticky even under a rain jacket, yet a film crew is hard at work in the middle of a deserted street.
The 48 Hour Film Project is no walk in the park. On the weekend of Aug. 17-19 when filmmakers gather in the capital city to participate in this exhaustive competition, they will have no idea what's ahead for them.
Though our capital city is catching on a little slower than places like Portland, Ore., the metro area has more runners than you might think.
Ag commissioner vows to change the law allowing same-sex couples to have commitment ceremonies on state property.
Ceara Sturgis and Emily Key wanted to hold their commitment ceremony in the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum's Masonic Hall, but were thwarted by the museum's stance of turning down same-sex couples for grounds rentals.
There's nothing I hate seeing more than runners at a 5K toting water belts, gel packs or Gatorade bottles.
Jackson may not seem like a town that would be accommodating to runners and bikers, but these active cultures are growing
Under cover of the narrow eaves at Fleet Feet Sports in Ridgeland, all shapes and sizes of runners and walkers huddled together to stay out of the rain.
For serious runners and athletes, working out is a way of life rather than a means to an end.
Joanne Robinson Chris Roebuck are in "Buck Nekkid for Jesus" at Duling Hall this weekend.