Kappa Community Health Day open to the public, Saturday, May 5

May 3, 2018 in Health, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire The Kappa Health Ambassadors will host Kappa Community Health Day, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 5, at the Jackson Medical Mall, 350 W. […]

Wells Fargo commits to $60 billion in lending for black homebuyers

May 3, 2018 in Business, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Wells Fargo’s $60 billion pledge to African-American homebuyers is a major part of the company’s dedication to a community that’s grown accustomed to being shut out […]

Health versus Wellness

May 2, 2018 in Health, News

By Dr. Kimberly M. Smash Prolific Health and Wellness When I began searching for the name of my medical practice, I was hesitant to use the terminology “Health and Wellness.” […]

The Latest: Mississippi man plans guilty plea in $100M fraud

May 2, 2018 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on a Mississippi man accused of running a $100 million Ponzi scheme (all times local): 3:15 p.m. A Mississippi man plans to plead guilty […]

Mississippi Rep. Myers keeps seat as judge tosses challenge

May 2, 2018 in News

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi lawmaker will get to keep his state House seat after a judge dismissed a challenge from his opponent in the 2015 Democratic primary. The […]

Brokering heroin from prison adds 8 years to sentence

May 2, 2018 in News, The Buzz

ATLANTA (AP) – Federal prosecutors in Atlanta say an imprisoned drug dealer who brokered more heroin deals from prison, but was discovered, pleaded guilty and got another eight years. U.S. […]

The Latest: Hood says he’s undecided on 2019 political plans

May 2, 2018 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on the 2019 Mississippi attorney general’s race (all times local): 3:53 p.m. Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood says he still has not decided whether […]

Murder charges: Mississippi Choctaw man beaten, set on fire

April 30, 2018 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Authorities say four Choctaw tribal members beat a fifth Choctaw man to death and burned his body. The information comes from federal murder charges filed against […]