MS Link is 23 years old and counting

October 27, 2016 in Business, News

By Jackie Hampton Publisher On the occasion of our 23rd year anniversary, The Mississippi Link dedicates this publication to breast cancer awareness, just as we have done for the past […]

Sigmas present Image Awards

August 4, 2016 in News

Fraternity also gives scholarships at annual banquet By Shanderia K. Posey Editor The Mississippi Link Publisher Jackie Hampton was one of several recipients of a Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. […]

Lester Elementary holds awards program for fifth-grade class

May 26, 2016 in Education

By Shanderia K. Posey Editor Lester Elementary School in Jackson held its Fifth-grade Academic, Behavior and Course Performance Awards Program at 9 a.m. May 23, at New Jerusalem Church, 168 […]

Proud, strong and growing

October 29, 2015 in Entertainment, News

By Jackie Hampton Publisher Celebrating 22 years of operation is a great milestone for The Mississippi Link, and because we share our anniversary month with internationally recognized Breast Cancer Awareness […]

Mississippi students receive National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation journalism scholarships

September 17, 2015 in Education, News

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor The National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation (NNPAF) has awarded 21 cash scholarships of $1,000 each to student scholars for the 2015-2016 school year. The recipients […]

American Red Cross conducts business matchmaking event in Jackson

September 18, 2014 in Business, News

By Lonnie Ross Online Editor Mayor Tony Yarber welcomed a national representative of the American Red Cross to the city of Jackson during a business matchmaking event at the JSU […]

Mississippi remembers victims of Sandy Hook Elementary School

December 20, 2012 in News, Top Stories

First memorial bell-ringing ceremony held at Jackson State University

Friday prayer vigils scheduled throughout city

Governor calls for moment of silence

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa

Interim Managing Editor

From the Governor’s office, the Mississippi Department of Education, Jackson Public Schools and Jackson State University, Mississippians expressed their sorrow and concern for the safety of all school children, after the Dec. 14 murder of 20 children and six adults by a lone gunman at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Conn….