Events

  Small towns take pageants virtual during pandemic

Once upon a time in Brookhaven, Mississippi, there was a pandemic, but the people at the Brookhaven Chamber of Commerce still wanted to crown a Miss Merry Christmas.

  Brandon restaurant owner honors fallen mentor, promotes unity with free food for cops

  Jurors from Miss. mass murder trial come back to fellowship with victims’ families

  People revive their night lives as some area restaurants open back up

  Grand Marshal of St. Paddy’s Day Parade says cancelation won’t kill his fun

  Canton Christmas Festival lights up the night

Annual Pearl River Clean Sweep scheduled for Sept. 21

Continued Coverage

  37th annual Pepsi Pops returns to Old Trace Park TONIGHT

Jackson Fire takes to the streets to ask you to “Fill the Boot"

2019 Hal’s St. Paddy’s Parade Route

Mississippi Weekend’s Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in Jackson

First responders treated to Operation BBQ

  Richardson Light Show opens to the public for 18th year

Jackson City Councilman responds to Senator Smith’s Statement with Unity Rally

Today, a Jackson city councilman held a unity rally to encourage people to get out and vote. The rally comes one week after controversial comments made by Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith.

Hundreds came out for ‘Trunk-or-Treat’ Halloween carnival in Jackson

The City of Jackson holds the annual Trunk or Treat Halloween Carnival Tuesday night.

Camp Shelby museum to open on Veterans Day

You can spend part of Veterans Day this year...learning more about the Mississippians who served in World War One.

“Thee Revolution”: JSU homecoming parade, football game happening this weekend

Jackson State University homecoming events have been taking place since Sunday, October 7, and will conclude on Saturday, October 13.

  Pumpkins in the Park Kicks off the Fall season

  Food remains a favorite at the Mississippi State Fair

30th annual Bottom Line for Kids raises money to help vulnerable children

  MS Craft Center has a new name: The William “Bill” Waller Craft Center

  The Mountaintop: Dr. King’s final hours performed by JSU theater department

  Several groups came together for second annual Pearl River Cleanup

2018 Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame Inductees announced

Innovate Mississippi recently announced the 2018 Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame Inductees, Legend Award recipients and Innovation Impact Award recipients.

Hundreds come out for Pelahatchie’s Muscadine Jubilee

Pelahatchie holds 38th annual Muscadine Festival

  Repticon wrapped up Sunday at the Wahabi Shrine

Repticon 2018 wrapped up today at the Wahabi Shrine. For more than ten years Repticon has brought thousands of reptiles and exotic pets from top breeders and educators to cities all over the country.

  Heavenly Voices Chorale holds annual concert

Sunday, dozens filled the pews of North Jackson Baptist Church for a worship concert like no other. Organizers say for thirteen years now, the Heavenly Voices Chorale has come together to uplift and renew faith in others.

Eudora Welty and Jesmyn Ward among those honored at Mississippi Book Fest

The 4th annual Mississippi Book Fest kicked off today at the state capitol, but books were not the only thing that brought people out, 
some high profile writers were honored.

  Jackson hosts Capital City Cycling Classic

Bicyclists took over downtown Jackson Saturday for the Capital City Cycling Classic. Jennifer Novak came to Jackson to win.

  Residents celebrate 14th annual 'Bright Lights, Belhaven Nights'

Saturday was the 14th annual Bright Lights, Belhaven Nights festival.