Jul 26, 2013
Save the date
Details, ChooseLifeMS.org. * Back to School Family Game Night is 6 p.m. Aug. 2 at Clinton's Brighton Park.
Ticket sales for blues concert at coliseum disappoint
Ticket sales for Friday night's Jackson Rhythm & Blues Pre-Festival Concert at the Mississippi Coliseum, with Buddy Guy, Percy Sledge and more totaled an estimated 430 -- or just more than 10 percent of the house.
Concert a warmup to R&B festival
This weekend, be prepared to get the blues ... or at a least a sample of them. The Jackson Rhythm & Blues Festival will be Aug. 16-17 in Jackson, but before that event rocks the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum, a pre-concert will be held this weekend to get things started.
Push underway to spur ticket sales for Buddy Guy concert
Very good seats are still available for the July 19 concert headlined by multiple Grammy winner Buddy Guy at the Mississippi Coliseum, and that may be the rub as ticket sales lag at less than a week out from the show.
Mississippi Business Journal
MMI takes over operation of downtown hotel; LEAD still owners
JACKSON - MMI Hotel Group has assumed management of the 67-room Sleep Inn and Suites Downtown-Convention Center located across the street from the to-be-opened Iron Horse Grill.