November 19, 2017 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News, This Week, Top Stories

Film Review by Kam Williams Returning WWII Vets Forge Unlikely Friendship across Color Line in Searing Southern Saga Dateline: Mississippi, 1946, which means many of the Magnolia State’s soldier native […]

Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith FOUND NOT GUILTY

August 10, 2017 in News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

By Othor Cain, Editor, It took the jury nearly four hours to render a unanimous decision in the second trial of Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith, that lasted […]

Voting ‘No’ means you’re saying ‘Yes’ to new possibilities at Nissan

August 2, 2017 in News, Top Stories

By Othor Cain, Editor, Commentary, This week, full time and regular part-time production and maintenance employees, including leads, at Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant, will take to the polls Aug. […]

Hampton takes top honor at NNPA Convention

July 18, 2017 in Statewide News, Top Stories

Mississippi Link publisher named NNPA “Publisher of the Year” By Othor Cain Editor The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) honored Hampton with its top award, ‘Publisher of the Year,’ during […]

Hinds County District Attorney vows to fight until the end

June 26, 2017 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

Have you ever found yourself agreeing to do something, knowing that you were uncomfortable doing it at the time you said you would? That’s the place I found myself in, […]

Cosby spokesman: Deadlock shows jury has doubts

June 15, 2017 in News, Top Stories

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) – The Latest on the sexual assault trial of Bill Cosby (all times local): Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; judge says keep deliberating 1:15 p.m. Bill Cosby’s […]

Election Day update in Mississippi 

November 8, 2016 in News, Top Stories

Mississippi Link Newswire Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann received reports of very high voter turnout and long lines at the polls as Mississippians began casting their ballots this morning. […]

WJTV reporter — Melanie Dotson — dies

September 16, 2016 in Obituaries, Top Stories

From staff reports WJTV-TV reporter Melanie Dotson passed away today. News anchor Melanie Christopher made the announcement today at the top of the 4 p.m. newscast. Dotson was an alumna […]