When is the last time you had a shower?

Chances are you hopped into a hot shower within the last 24-hours. However, there are those in Mississippi who go days, weeks, months and sometimes years without the benefits of a regular bath. Teresa Renkenberger discovered a need in the Metro area after befriending Benny, a homeless man in Flowood, Mississippi.  In efforts to help … Continue reading “When is the last time you had a shower?”

Jackson Water Crisis. Here is the Skinny…

Boil Water Notice after Boil Water Notice after Boil Water Notice.  With the next round of cold here, Is Jackson Ready?  Mary Wieden and You had Public Works Director Bob Miller on to give us the low down.  Listen to what he said.  

Barber’s murder is another tragedy for the family of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier

The Jackson barber that was killed in his shop Friday was the great uncle of 6 year-old Kingston Frazier, who was kidnapped, shot to death, and left in his mother’s stolen car last month. Johnny Brown was the owner of a children’s barber shop called Just for Kids on Bailey Avenue in Jackson. He was … Continue reading “Barber’s murder is another tragedy for the family of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier”

What you need to know about Tuesday’s elections

Tuesday is municipal primary election day across the state of Mississippi. Voters will narrow down their candidates for city offices. If necessary, there will be a primary runoff in two weeks, on May 16. The last time the state held municipal elections, only a third of registered voters turned out in the state’s largest cities. Here’s what … Continue reading “What you need to know about Tuesday’s elections”