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Poll: Mississippians Back Medicaid Expansion, Hyde-Smith ‘Flailing’

"Given her flailing approval rating, it is no surprise that Senator Hyde-Smith is in an already tightening race with Mike Espy," Espy Campaign Manager Joe O'Hern said. "Whether it is Senator Hyde-Smith's disturbing comments about public hangings, her open support ...


Sen. Roger Wicker to Jackson Man: ‘President Trump Will Be Acquitted’

"By impeaching President Trump on a partisan basis and with little evidence, House Democrats have ignored precedent and set a dangerous course. The rules in their process raised serious concerns because they did not provide the president with the same ...

Person of the Day

William G. "Skipper" Holliman

BancorpSouth Bank's Board of Directors appointed William G. "Skipper" Holliman of Tupelo, Mississippi, as a director of the company effective as of January 22, 2020.

Best of Jackson

Best of Jackson 2020: Urban Living

There's nothing to us more local than Best of Jackson. We're officially in our 18th annual award season. Here is who you voted as the best local people, places, food and more.

City & County

Azia's Picks 1/24/2020

We made it to Friday once again Jacksonians, and we are finally getting to see some sunshine again. The Capital City is popping with a variety of occasions to get involved in, including the well-known annual Best of Jackson Party.

Music Listings

1908 Provisions - Chuck Bryan 6:30 p.m.

Alumni House, Pearl - Doug Hurd 7 p.m.

Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, Vicksburg - The Chill 8 p.m.

Bar 3911 - DJ Taboo 8 p.m.-2 a.m.

Bonny Blair's, Brandon - Keys vs. Strings 9 p.m.

Char - Ronnie Brown 6 p.m.

Drago's - Jeff Reynolds 6 p.m.

Duling Hall - James McMurtry & Bonnie Whitmore 6 p.m.

F. Jones Corner - The Blues Man midnight $10

Genna Benna, Brandon - Scott Stricklin 7 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Flowood - Dan Confait 7 p.m.

Georgia Blue, Madison - Ben Dew 7 p.m.

Hal & Mal's - Bill Temperance & Jeff (Dining Room); Seth Power (Red Room) 7 p.m.

Iron Horse Grill - Brint Anderson 9 p.m.

Kathryn's - Acoustic Crossroads 7 p.m.

Martin's - Jason Hawk Harris 10 p.m.

Pelican Cove - Royal Orleans 6 p.m.

Shucker's - Chris Gill Trio 5:30 p.m.; Jason Miller Band 8 p.m. $5; Cole Decter 10 p.m.

Table 100 - Tommie Vaughn 6 p.m.

Two Rivers, Canton - Sid Thompson & DoubleShotz 8 p.m.