Stamps now second VP of national group

December 10, 2015 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire The National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials has selected City Councilman De’Keither Stamps as its second vice president. The organization selects individuals who have displayed […]

60 years later, murder of Emmett Till resonates throughout the nation

September 3, 2015 in News

By Stephanie R. Jones Contributing Writer The murder of a 14-year-old black boy in 1955 near Money, Miss., at the hands of white marauders was a galvanizing event in the […]

City Council honors James Craig Anderson after passing hate crime ordinance

July 16, 2015 in News

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor Recently the Jackson City Council passed an ordinance requiring local law enforcement officials undergo training to accurately report and document hate crimes committed in the […]