Opinion







Embrace the grind

Robert F. Smith is a billionaire hedge fund operator whom you’ve probably never heard of. That may change, as his surprising pledge at Morehouse College commencement ceremony in Atlanta is making national news and virtually guarantees he’ll be in high demand as a future graduation speaker.


In the dark

Misleading, negative campaign ads are a fact of life in politics, and they aren’t going away. But the voters should at least know who is really paying for them.



Domestic violence

State Rep. Doug McLeod, R-Lucedale, is unopposed for re-election this year. But after a domestic violence charge was filed against him, it is clear that he’s the only person who can prevent his return to the Mississippi Legislature.






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Breaking News

Jackson city officials are continuing to shut off accounts for delinquent water customers,... READ MORE


Obituaries

Social

Cathy Haynie, head of school at Christ Covenant School, is serving JAAIS (Jackson Area Association of Independent Schools) as president this year.