Former MS Link editors share what it meant to work here

October 27, 2016 in Business, News

In celebration of The Mississippi Link’s 23rd anniversary, three former editors of the paper shared what it meant for them to lead this publication. OTHOR CAIN Other Cain, whose noontime […]

Funeral services set for Mary Ann Marshall

September 29, 2016 in Obituaries

The Mississippi Link Newswire Funeral services for Mary Ann Marshall, 86, the mother of former Mississippi Link editor Gail H. M. Brown, will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. […]

Hundreds take steps to end Alzheimer’s

September 18, 2014 in Health, News

First Lady Bryant cuts ribbon to kick off Central Mississippi’s walk The Mississippi Link Newswire Central Mississippians took steps in the right direction as hundreds gathered in downtown Jackson Saturday, […]

Mississippi chapter of Alzheimer’s Association surpasses goals

September 20, 2013 in Health, News, Top Stories

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa


According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s today. Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Its symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks. Memory loss is the most severe and recognizable symptom…

Organizers of Walk to End Alzheimer’s: ‘Keep the robber at bay’

September 19, 2012 in Health, News, Top Stories, Videos

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa
Staff Writer
As the 2012 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Mississippi was set to begin, former editor of The Mississippi Link, Gail Brown, whose father succumbed to this dreaded disease, put out the rallying call:
“Alzheimer’s is like a robber that goes in and out of the homes of families, stealing its victims’ memory and quality of life.” …

From the pages of The Mississippi Link: Gail Brown’s farewell

August 31, 2012 in News, Top Stories

The Mississippi Link Editor, Gail Brown’s going away celebration was held on Friday, August 24. The event was held at The Mississippi Link office location, 2659 Livingston Road in Jackson, Mississippi.
Brown has taken a position as a director of a non profit program located in the Mississippi delta.

Mississippi Link editor makes career change

August 23, 2012 in News, Top Stories

By Jackie Hampton
When Gail M. Brown became editor of The Mississippi Link four and a half years ago, she said the opportunity was a blessing that came when she and her family needed it most.
It is the opinion of The Mississippi Link that Brown joined the staff…

A rude awakening at CSLC’s Community Awareness Day

May 31, 2012 in Health, Opinion

I must take better care of this body By Gail M. Brown Editor COMMENTARY For the past several years, the Community Students Learning Center (CSLC) of Lexington has held an […]