2018 #StevensStrong Prostate Cancer Campaign

July 14, 2018 in Health, News, The Buzz

2018 #StevensStrong Campaign Organized by Dave and Mary Stevens In 2018, to kick prostate cancer’s butt, we are once again supporting Dr. Ken Pienta at The Brady Urological Institute, Johns […]

Mayor slams down false claims of unsigned interlocal agreements

July 11, 2018 in News

By Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, Street resurfacing and pavement issues are still ongoing battles in the city and patience is wearing thin with some after months of detours, […]

Mayor introduces initiative that will assist JPS students

July 11, 2018 in News

By Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, School is on the brink of returning, and back-to-school supplies are needed across the Jackson Public School District. In a weekly press briefing, […]

Nissan appoints new VP to lead Canton, Mississippi facility

July 11, 2018 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, Steve Marsh, vice president, Manufacturing, will return to Nissan Manufacturing United Kingdom (NMUK) as vice president. Marsh has served as vice president of the Canton facility […]

Deliberations continue in search for new JPS superintendent

July 3, 2018 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, During a telephone interview Monday, Drs. Jeanne Middleton Hairston and Ed Sivak discussed the status of the superintendent search for the Jackson Public Schools District (JPS). […]

Another dead body; another police chief

July 3, 2018 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor and Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, Shortly before 7a.m., Thursday, June 28, a body was found outside of the Warren Hood Building in downtown Jackson. […]

NNPA honors Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., with Lifetime Legacy Award

July 3, 2018 in News

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor, Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr. received the highest honor presented by the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) at its annual convention in Norfolk, […]

Three-time breast cancer survivor shares life testimony in memoir debut

July 3, 2018 in News

By Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, A mother, advocate, inspirational speaker, singer, breast cancer survivor, and now author – Vaniessa Cousin continues to break barriers after facing numerous health […]