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Stoop Kids bring a taste of New Orleans to Jackson

Lead singer Griffin Dean. Photo by Madeline Claire Hughes

By Madeline Claire Hughes

February 2, 2018

Stoop Kids, a New Orleans based band, played at Duling Hall on January 26. Opening for them was Little Strange, a two-man duo, who originated in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Isabelle McLeod and I went to this concert on a Friday. We had no clue what to expect from both of these bands because we...

MOVIE REVIEW – Insidious: Last Key wraps up the series

MOVIE REVIEW - Insidious: Last Key wraps up the series

By Henley Johnson

February 1, 2018

The latest addition to the Insidious series came out on January 5, 2018. Insidious: The Last Key, also known as Insidious: Chapter 4, was the final sequel of the movies. This movie perfectly wraps up the stories without any loose ends and a whole lot of scary. The other movies mainly focus on the stor...

House Bill 1523: Times are changing in Mississippi

House Bill 1523: Times are changing in Mississippi

By Tripp Cory and Barron Liston

November 30, 2017

Have you ever wondered why many people consider Mississippi to be backwards and prejudiced? If so, House Bill 1523,  the “Protecting Freedom of Conscience from Government Discrimination Act”, has you covered. Our nation has not historically had the most progressive policies, but in recent ye...

The Mississippi State Fair returns again

View of the fair from the Ferris Wheel. Photo courtesy of Maclain Kennedy.

By Tori Newsome and Henley Johnson

October 13, 2017

The 158th Mississippi State Fair in Jackson started on October 4th and ends on October 15th. Mississippians, as well as visitors from other states, attended the fair yet again to enjoy good food and fun rides and to win as many prizes as possible. This year, some of the regular rides changed. The Mega Drop, ver...

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