A life and legacy of love Juanita Stubbs Bluntson

December 22, 2016 in Obituaries

April 7, 1937 – December 12, 2016 A passionate educator – whether at home, church or school – a strong, loving and compassionate wife, mother, grandmother, confidante and friend, Juanita […]

A Homegoing Celebration for Willie C. Dow

December 22, 2016 in Obituaries

January 13, 1922 – November 27, 2016 “I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” – 1I Timothy 4:7 The life journey […]

‘He Was Just That Anointed’

December 15, 2016 in News, Obituaries

Remembering Gospel Star Joe Ligon By Andrew Limbong NPR All Things Considered Gospel singer Joe Ligon died Sunday at the age of 80. He was the electric and vibrant frontman […]

A true American hero, John Glenn dies at 95

December 9, 2016 in News, Obituaries

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — John Glenn, whose 1962 flight as the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth made him an all-American hero and propelled him to a long career […]

In Memorium: William Trammell III

December 8, 2016 in Education, Obituaries

Mississippi Link Newswire The Jackson Public School District honors the life of Callaway High School Principal William Trammell III. We are thankful to Mayor Tony Yarber and the City of […]

Oakland warehouse fire: Who were the victims?

December 7, 2016 in News, Obituaries

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland warehouse fire took the lives of musicians, artists and others trying to break down barriers. Among them was a female DJ who encouraged women […]

Reflections on the life of Evelyn Coleman

December 1, 2016 in Obituaries

July 24, 1931 – November 22, 2016 Morning Star Baptist Church was the venue for the homegoing celebration of Evelyn Coleman, Nov. 28, 2016 at 10 a.m. Morning Star Pastor […]

Reflections on the life of Derrick Truss Sr.

December 1, 2016 in Obituaries

September 3, 1958 – November 25, 2016 Derrick Tyrone Truss Sr. was born September 3, 1958 to Norma and John Wesley Truss in Jackson, Miss. He was the eldest of […]