Giving back at the park

April 26, 2018 in Religion

by scouts and community groups Ineva May-Pittman Park • Jackson, Miss. • April 21 By Jackie Hampton Publisher Words of thanks from the homeless, needy and those that proclaimed they […]

Beyond Thanksgiving

November 25, 2015 in News, Religion

Church feeds, ministers to homeless every month By Shanderia K. Posey Editor The holidays are an ideal time to help those less fortunate. But for one local church, helping those […]

Business community, churches dispute over feeding homeless

April 27, 2015 in Business, News, Religion

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The business community and local churches in Jackson are at odds over feeding the homeless at Smith Park. The Clarion-Ledger ( reports some local businesses have […]

Man gets life for “church” killing

May 2, 2012 in News, Statewide News, The Buzz

By Monica Land  PORT GIBSON – A homeless man convicted of stabbing his girlfriend to death last year has been sentenced to life in prison. Forty-one-year-old Dexter Watson was convicted […]