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 […]

Analysis: School funding debate bumpy, but direction unclear

November 21, 2016 in Education, Opinion

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Despite an eventful couple of days in discussions about rewriting the state education funding formula, the public is no closer to […]

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 […]

Subscriber thankful for good news found in The Mississippi Link

October 27, 2016 in Opinion

Letter To The Editor Allow me to start by saying how excited I am to share my feelings and thoughts about The Mississippi Link newspaper on the occasion of its […]

How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270

October 24, 2016 in News, Opinion

By EMILY SWANSON WASHINGTON (AP) — With the three presidential debates complete, and amid a steady stream of allegations and revelations about Donald Trump’s treatment of women, the Republican nominee’s […]

What are the issues at stake in the presidential election?

October 17, 2016 in News, Opinion

WASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief: MONEY IN POLITICS Voters are disgusted with the way political […]

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 […]