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Jackson Mississippi: The new culinary darling child of the south awaits you

SEATTLE — Jackson Mississippi; home of the blues, was on the forefront of the Civil Rights Movement in the 60s and is now a culinary destination. Perhaps the best word to come up with that describes its rise in the culinary world is, diversity. Over the course of the last decade or so, Jackson has ...

In bed with Democrats, Cochran now a DIAN: Democrat In All But Name

WASHINGTON, June 25, 2014 — Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran won a tight GOP runoff race Tuesday night. Neither he nor challenger Chris McDaniel broke the 50 percent barrier in the state’s June 3 primary, ending that contest in a statistical dead heat at just over 49 percent of the vote each and forcing the runoff ...