Jackson Hinds Library Systems offers innovative services for children going back to school

August 22, 2018 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, While you are out around town purchasing last-minute school supplies, you may want to plan a stop at one of the 14 local Jackson Hinds Library […]

CBC Policy Conference ignites panel addressing the millennial generation

August 15, 2018 in News

By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Mississippi Congressman Bennie G.  Thompson, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute (CBC Institute), welcomed participants to Tunica, Mississippi August 9-12 for […]

Murray takes the helm at United Way of Capital Area

August 15, 2018 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, Having worked for the United Way of the Capital Area (UWCA) for nine years, Ira Murray thought he had served his time and had reached a […]

Sorority members across the United States visit Jackson to honor international president

August 15, 2018 in News

By Kachelle S. Pratcher, Ivy League Reporter, A sea of pink, green and pearls invaded the Capital City to celebrate and honor Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated International President Glenda […]

Crazy Rich Asians

August 12, 2018 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News, The Buzz, This Week

Film Review by Kam Williams   Heir Takes Fiancee’ Home to Meet Picky Mom in Delightful Romantic Dramedy Even though Nick (Henry Golding) and Rachel (Constance Wu) have been dating […]

Voters overwhelmingly approve JPS bond referendum

August 8, 2018 in News

By Othor Cain, Editor, Jackson voters gave the nearly 26, 000 students in the Jackson Public School District a welcome back to school gift with the approval of a $65M […]

Michelle Obama joins Voter Registration Drive for the midterms

August 8, 2018 in News

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor, Former First Lady Michelle Obama is featured in a video along with celebrities Tom Hanks, Janelle Monáe, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw and Lin-Manuel […]

Jealous facing uphill climb to become first black governor of Maryland

August 8, 2018 in News, Uncategorized

By Hazel Trice Edney. TriceEdneyWire.com, Despite defeating six candidates to become the Democratic nominee for governor of Maryland, former NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous is still viewed as the underdog […]