Nissan and 100 Black Men partner to send teens to Nashville

March 9, 2017 in Business

The Mississippi Link Newswire NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Partnering with 100 Black Men of America, Nissan North America hosted its fourth annual Resume Challenge for African-American high school juniors and seniors […]

Nissan faces safety fine in Mississippi as union rally looms

March 3, 2017 in Business

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A federal workplace safety agency wants to fine Nissan Motor Co. more than $21,000, saying the company’s Mississippi plant should have better trained a maintenance worker […]

Bernie Sanders coming to Miss. for march against Nissan

February 8, 2017 in Business, News

CANTON, Miss. (AP) – Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and actor Danny Glover are coming to Mississippi to help bring attention to what organizers call poor working conditions at Nissan’s manufacturing […]

March Against Fear events inspire, educate

June 30, 2016 in News

By Shanderia K. Posey Editor Area events commemorating the 1966 March Against Fear last week served as tools of inspiration and education for the hundreds who attended. The activities celebrated […]

Nissan donates $250K to six HBCUs in state

April 7, 2016 in Business, Education

The Mississippi Link Newswire Today Nissan announced the donation of $250,000 to six local Historically Black Colleges and Universities to promote science, technology engineering and mathematics initiatives at each school […]

Nissan charged with violating labor laws at Mississippi plant

December 7, 2015 in Business

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The National Labor Relations Board is charging Nissan Motor Co. and a contract worker agency with violating workers’ rights at the company’s Mississippi plant. Filed Monday, […]

Latinfest becomes largest Latino festival in Mississippi

October 22, 2015 in Business, News

October is Hispanic Heritage Month By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor October is Hispanic Heritage Month, and a festival celebrating this rapidly growing sector of not only American society but also […]

Nissan awards $89,360 grant funds in innovative learning opportunities for Mississippi students

September 10, 2015 in Business, Education

The Mississippi Link Newswire Nissan and BankPlus announced August 31, 2015 that the companies will award 34 grants totaling $89,360 to fund creative educational projects taught by teachers in the […]