UMMC News When registered nurse Tyrah Hickman cares for sickle-cell patients at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, she can feel the agony of the pain crises that accompany the blood disease. Hickman has been […]
Mississippi Link Newswire The “Big Stage” returns to the Historic Canton Square for the annual “Canton Gospel Fest Homecoming” set for 6 p.m. July 4. This event is hosted by the Black Heritage Committee, which […]
By Shanderia K. Posey Editor The Ministerial Alliance, a faith-based group in Jackson, will hold a press conference at 2 p.m. July 1, to show its support for Jackson State University in light of scrutiny […]
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 James Meredith, the first African […]
Mississippi Democratic Party elects new officers; Moak is new chair Following the first meeting of the new State Executive Committee, Mississippi Democratic Party spokesperson, Ouida Meruvia, issued the following statement: “We’re excited to announce […]
Jackson State University alumni speak up and out regarding news coverage in two open letters to the community.
JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi House members will return Wednesday to finish giving Gov. Phil Bryant permission to take as much as he needs from financial reserves to cover a deficit of up to $75 […]
JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Some Mississippi college students will need to add an extra class in order to receive state scholarship money this fall. The change comes after the Mississippi Postsecondary Education Financial Assistance Board […]