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Rep. Bennie Thompson to address August 14 Greater Jackson Chamber luncheon

August 1, 2013

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Bennie Thompson

U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson (D- Mississippi) will be the guest speaker at the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership’s next membership luncheon scheduled for 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, August 14, at the Jackson Convention Complex in downtown Jackson. A former alderman and mayor of Bolton, Thompson has represented the state’s 2nd Congressional District for nine terms, including […]

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Lisa Marie Presley booked for Sept. 18 Fondren concert

August 1, 2013

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Ardenland Entertainment has announced that Lisa Marie Presley will play Jackson on September 18 at Duling Hall in the Fondren Arts District. Presley’s “Storm & Grace” tour makes a stop through Jackson, presented in part by Cathead Vodka, Find It In Fondren and Capital City Beverage. Daughter of rock ‘n’ roll legend Elvis Presley, the […]

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(VIDEO) NSA chief heckled at security conference

August 1, 2013

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CNN Money has posted a YouTube video from the annual Black Hat Security conference. In the video, National Security Agency director Gen. Keith Alexander is heckled after explaining controversial NSA surveillance programs that were recently leaked to news organizations. A map behind the NSA chief claimed the federal agency’s programs had prevented terrorist incidences in […]

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