Let’s provide REAL support for public education

October 31, 2018 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, I spent over four decades in public education. Two decades in P-12 and two decades in higher education. In 2016, I retired from the profession. Really? […]

Celebrating 25 Years of Publishing

October 24, 2018 in News

By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, It seems like just yesterday when one week after The Mississippi Link observed its 10th year anniversary our cover read: “Barack Obama President Elect Nov. 4, […]

Small town readers applaud The Mississippi Link

October 24, 2018 in News

By Gail Brown, Contributing Writer, The onslaught of technology via social media and other avenues have contributed to the downsizing or folding of many newspapers, especially the African-American weeklies. Yet, […]

Mammograms, breast exams, follow-up doctor visits, costs delivered with lack of compassion

October 24, 2018 in News

By Deja Abdul-Haqq, Contributing Writer, When the nurse told me the image of a mass was captured during my mammogram, I tried hard to listen to everything else she said. […]

Jackson-Evers International Airport leading the charge for veterans

October 17, 2018 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, “Your Connection to the World” The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority is proud to lead the charge for veterans. Officials brought businesses together a few weeks ago […]

Election Day countdown: The war for maximum voter turnout in Nov. 6 election is on

October 17, 2018 in News

By  Hazel Trice Edney, TriceEdneyWire.com, The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law has filed suit against Georgia Secretary of State and Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp over the state’s […]

Piney Woods School to host Annual Founder’s Day weekend

October 17, 2018 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, The Piney Woods School is set to hold its Founder’s Day Weekend October 20-21, an annual tradition honoring the legacy of Laurence C. Jones, who founded […]

Cosby lawyers take first step in appeal process

October 10, 2018 in News

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, Citing doctored evidence, including an exclusive NNPA Newswire report last month that revealed tapes used to convict Bill Cosby were doctored, attorneys for […]