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September 15, 2016 in News Briefs

Farish Street Festival, W.C. Gorden Football Classic coming up this weekend The 36th Annual Farish Street Heritage Festival will be held on Sept. 16-17. On Sept. 16 in the evening, […]

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September 1, 2016 in News Briefs

MHP announces enforcement period Labor Day The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2016 Labor Day Enforcement Period at 6 p.m. Sept. 2, and conclude Sept. 5, at midnight. Due […]

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August 25, 2016 in News Briefs

One percent sales tax public information meeting set for Sept. 1   Jackson Mayor Tony T. Yarber and the city of Jackson Department of Public Works will host a public information […]

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August 18, 2016 in News Briefs

Jackson among top 10 nationally for producing most AmeriCorps members   On. Aug., 16, the Corporation for National and Community Service, the federal agency that administers the AmeriCorps program, released the […]

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August 11, 2016 in News Briefs

Jackson Zoo seeks volunteer landscapes, plans wet/wild party   The Jackson Zoo Master Gardeners is looking for volunteers, landscapers from 8-10 a.m. Aug. 13, for its monthly work around the […]

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August 4, 2016 in News Briefs

Campaign targets Jackson for interactive heart failure awareness event Heart failure is a serious, progressive health condition that disproportionately affects African Americans. Of the data available, Mississippi has the highest […]

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July 28, 2016 in News Briefs

City’s Back to School celebration set for Aug. 6   The city of Jackson’s seventh Annual Back to School celebration and Supply Giveaway will be held from 10 a.m. to […]

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June 30, 2016 in News Briefs

Mississippi Democratic Party elects new officers; Moak is new chair   Following the first meeting of the new State Executive Committee, Mississippi Democratic Party spokesperson, Ouida Meruvia, issued the following […]