From the desk of LeRoy G. Walker Jr.

January 12, 2017 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

The Mississippi Link Newswire Dear Fellow Jacksonians, This year, we will elect the next mayor of the City of Jackson. However, this election is no ordinary election. Mississippi’s Capitol City […]

Letter to the editor: My prayer is for continued success of Jackson Public Schools

November 23, 2016 in Education, Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Let me begin by saying, what an honor it has been to serve the citizens, parents and students of Jackson as superintendent. I thank the Board of Trustees for giving […]

Justice Kitchens has too much integrity to run smear campaign

November 3, 2016 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter to the editor You may have seen the disgusting attack ads against my father, Justice Jim Kitchens. The ads are paid for by Washington corporate interests trying to buy […]

The affordability of PERS

October 13, 2016 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter to the editor Our business is about the future. Every investment transacted, contribution received, benefit paid, law changed, regulation amended, decision acted on and thought given is about meeting […]

Life sentences for nonviolent crimes have to stop in state

September 22, 2016 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Letter to the editor Earlier last week, Jimmie Gates (The Clarion-Ledger) covered the story of Patricia Brown, who was sentenced to life without parole for a single rock of cocaine. […]

Letter to the Editor

March 24, 2016 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Recommendation suggested for a new Mississippi flag “Come now, let us reason together…” We believe that music offers us a universal language. Since Mississippi claims national and international fame for […]

Letter to the editor: The real truth about Jackson’s airports

February 4, 2016 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

Let’s talk facts about the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority. First, Jackson’s airport system originated in 1928. JMAA was created in 1960 to hire a professional aviation staff and provide guidance […]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Let’s get the story correct’

September 24, 2015 in Letters To The Editor, Opinion

By Dorsey R. Carson Jr. Attorney Let’s get the story correct regarding Denali Water Solutions/Socrates Garrett Enterprises Inc.’s proposal to handle disposal of biosolids for the City of Jackson. Lots […]