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Friday, September 1, 2023 - 11:24

Jackson – Friday

  • Food Truck Friday will be held every first, third and 5th Friday of the month at Smith Park. This will be a multi-vendor event.
Friday, September 1, 2023 - 11:23

 Jackson – Friday

  • In celebration of civil rights veteran Hezekiah Watkins’ birthday, the Two Mississippi Museums will host a free admission day on Friday, September 1.
Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 11:55

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - For years, your daily drive to work on Interstate 55 or Interstate 20 in Jackson has most likely included several dips, bumps, and jumps.

Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 11:53

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - American rapper Diddy keeps his promise and donates $1,000,000 to Jackson State Athletics.

During the 2022 BET Awards, Diddy, whose real name is Sean Combs, announced on the show that he would donate to his alma mater, Howard University, and JSU.

Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 11:51

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Rosters around the NFL were trimmed to 53 players across the league Tuesday. The Green Bay Packers announced wide receiver Malik Heath made the team prior to the 2023 season.

Thursday, August 31, 2023 - 11:49

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Head coach Mo Williams and the Jackson State men’s basketball squad are set to participate in a tournament hosted by 12-time NBA All-Star Chris Paul.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 09:29

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Jackson Public School District has pushed the start time for three home games on Friday, August 25th.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 09:24

ACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - JXN Water is asking residents of the capital city to conserve water due to the excessive heat.

According to a press release, residents are encouraged to, “Stay hydrated and adapt to the ongoing high temperatures by conserving their water.”

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 09:15

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - After 28 years on the force and three months serving in an interim capacity, Joseph Wade has been confirmed as Jackson’s next police chief.

On Tuesday, the city council voted unanimously to confirm the mayor’s pick to head up the Jackson Police Department.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 09:12

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson residents who didn’t have their garbage picked up back in April will soon get a credit on their monthly water/sewer bills.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 09:07

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Several organizations from around the Metro are trying to bring the maternal mortality rate to zero here in Mississippi by targeting some of the leading causes for it.