Amazon’s police power sounding alarms among blacks and communities of color

October 16, 2019 in News

By Hazel Trice Edney, TriceEdneyWire.com, It’s no secret that Amazon has been promoting DIY (Do It Yourself) surveillance products to consumers, such as its very own smart doorbell, Ring. But […]

JSUs First Lady raises nearly $320K during lunch

October 16, 2019 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, Thursday, Oct 10, set the tone for what was an amazing homecoming weekend for Jackson State University (JSU). Deborah Bynum, First Lady of Mississippi’s premiere urban […]

Nissan sponsors Jackson State University’s Homecoming 2019

October 16, 2019 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, Jackson State University Let Thee Good Times Roll Homecoming 2019 was presented by Nissan. Thousands of Tiger fans, friends and alumni converged on the capital city […]

Key witness in Amber Guyger’s murder trial shot to death

October 9, 2019 in News

By Frederick H. Lowe, TriceEdneyWire.com, Botham Jean’s neighbor who testified courageously and tearfully as a prosecution witness in the murder trial of former Dallas cop Amber Guyger, was found shot […]

What Matters 2020 – Issues that impact minority communities

October 9, 2019 in News

By Jeffrey L. Boney, NNPA Newswire Contributor, Every vote counts and elections have consequences! The 2020 presidential elections will definitely have consequences and it will be important that every vote […]

Willie Simmons receives high praise and endorsements for Transportation Commissioner

October 9, 2019 in News

By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, A press conference was held October 7 on the steps of the Hinds County Courthouse on behalf of Senator Willie Simmons, candidate for Transportation Commissioner of […]

Dallas cop gets only 10 years in prison for killing her neighbor

October 2, 2019 in News

By Jake Bleiberg, Associated Press, A white Dallas police officer was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for killing her black neighbor in his apartment, which she said she […]

Bobbie McClure Graves seeks re-election for Election Commissioner District 2

October 2, 2019 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, Some say the third time is the charm. This could very well hold true for Bobbie Graves. Graves, who is seeking reelection to her post as […]