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- JPD to 'Saturate' Streets Following Two Armed Business RobberiesFollowing two armed business robberies in the City of Jackson on Aug. 13, Interim Police Chief James Davis announced that members of the Jackson Police Department and the Jackson-Hinds S.W.A.T. Team would "saturate the city" to bring those individuals to ...
- Scianna Challenge at USM, UM Medgar Evers Scholarship and Millsaps Arts & Lecture SeriesKenny and Vicki Scianna, Madison residents who attended the University of Southern Mississippi, recently established an endowment for the university's Children's Center for Communication and Development.
- Rock EuporaClayton Waller says he knew that he wanted to be in the music industry but was on the fence as to whether that would be on the artist side or the business side.
- OPINION: Jacksonians Should Reject EJECTit is clear that Hurst’s strategy to combat violence and criminality in the capital city is misguided, flawed and is a failed strategy on arrival. Jacksonians need to reject EJECT.
- City Enters Interlocal Agreement With Hinds County for Street RepairsAt a press conference in July, the mayor defended himself and his administration against claims that he had a stack of interlocal agreements on his desk he had been refusing to sign.
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- Mississippi Flag Foes Want Court Arguments on Rebel SymbolSome Mississippi residents are asking a federal court of appeals to fully consider their arguments that the state flag with the Confederate battle emblem represents white supremacy and sends a message that black people are not welcome.
- Bryant Sets Transport Session, but No Immediate ProposalMississippi Gov. Phil Bryant confirms that he will call legislators into special session next week to deal with transportation funding.
- Trump Nixes $92M Military Parade, Blames DC for High CostPresident Donald Trump said Friday he had canceled plans for a Veterans Day military parade, citing the "ridiculously high" price tag—a day after U.S. officials said the November event could cost $92 million, more than three times the price first ...
- AP Newsbreak: 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin Dies at 76Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age ...
- 'Mississippi's Exiled Daughter' Recalls Civil Rights PushBrenda Travis was a high school student when she was arrested and expelled for participating in a sit-in in 1961— a punishment that led to the Burglund High School walkout in protest and essentially ushered in the civil rights movement ...
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