Friday Jul 4
Dispatches From Freedom Summer
Civili rights workers in a Freedom Summer office in Clarksdale, Mississippi ca 1964 Fifty years ago this summer, hundreds of black and white volunteers converged on Mississippi in an effort to, as they put it, make Mississippi a part of America.
Cory Branan Recruits Jason Isbell for 'You Make Me' - Song Premiere
A country boy with a punk-rock heart, Cory Branan fires twin barrels of barroom boogie woogie and honky-tonk twang on "You Make Me," the kickoff track from his upcoming release, The No-Hit Wonder.
Miss. considers more cheating probes
A state investigation into potential cheating at a Clarksdale elementary school could be the first of many such probes by the Mississippi Department of Education as it confronts testing irregularities statewide.
The Daily Sentinel Star
Chargers hire Metcalf for basketball
Tarrus Metcalf, one of the rising coaches in North Mississippi, gets his chance to coach at the state's highest classification.
The Mississippi Press
Biloxi McDonald's restaurant among 10 to get 'C' ratings on food inspections
The McDonald's restaurant at 1644 Pass Rd. in Biloxi has received a "C" grade on a recent food facility inspection, according to a report by the Mississippi Department of Health.
James 'Super Chikan' Johnson got his name for his predilection for talking to the chickens on the family farm.
Mississippi Business Journal
New general manager continues Cannon dealership legacy
Tyler Cannon has been appointed general manager of Cannon Ford Lincoln , continuing a family tradition started by his grandfather in 1959.
Back from the crossroads
Music is perhaps the best remedy for the mind and eyes when driving through areas where rows upon rows of cash crops stretch from roadside to horizon.
The Bolivar Commercial
Task Force to hear jury issues
A Bolivar County task force recently met to discuss deficits in jury attendance and as a result of the meeting it has decided to host a public forum Thursday.