Out of the shadows: Overt racism flourishes in the American south in the Trump era

October 18, 2017 in News

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor, Race relations in the United States, especially in the South, are plagued by troubling examples of the challenges that face the nation, as […]

Nissan Canton host its 15th annual Family Fun Day

October 18, 2017 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, For the last 15 years, the first of which happened before the plant even began production (2002), the Nissan plant in Canton has hosted an annual […]

The Byram Clinton Norrell Road Corridor one step closer to becoming reality

October 12, 2017 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, It has been years in the making, in fact decades, but Tuesday, Oct. 3 a giant step forward was taken when the board of supervisors in […]

Obama’s Last Year Brought Economic Success

October 12, 2017 in News

By Julianne Malveaux, TriceEdneyWire.com, The income, poverty and health insurance data released by the Census Bureau on September 13 confirm what many already knew.  President Obama’s last year was one […]

C-Spire expanding high speed internet to underserved areas in Mississippi

September 28, 2017 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, C-Spire, a Mississippi based technology company, headquartered in Ridgeland, is on the front lines of innovation…again. Monday, the company announced a major private sector technology deployment […]

Jasper receives Phi Beta Sigma highest award

September 28, 2017 in News

By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Phi Beta Sigma Mu Sigma Chapter Image Awards chair, Vernon W. Jasper received the highest honor at the fraternity’s 14th annual Image Awards Program & Scholarship […]

Fannie Lou Hamer documentary marks civil rights icon’s 100th birthday

September 20, 2017 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, Fannie Lou Hamer, one of Mississippi’s most iconic civil rights leaders, would have turned 100 years old this year, Oct. 6. To commemorate her legacy and […]

Nissan Canton Plant will roll out the next-generation Nissan Frontier

September 20, 2017 in Auto News, News

By Othor Cain, Editor, CANTON, Miss. – Last week, Nissan officials announced a renewed commitment to Mississippi and a continuation of manufacturing high-quality vehicles in Canton. It was revealed that […]