Predators eliminate Avalanche in Game 6

By Ron Wynn The Nashville Predators put together their best game of the first round Sunday night, routing the Colorado Avalanche 5-0 to win both...

They Can’t Vote Yet But Are Making Their Voices Heard

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – Students from four Davidson County high schools ditched their books and picked up signs Friday morning to march against...

Bombing of Syria Protested

From Staff Reports NASHVILLE, TN — Protesting the bombing of Syria last weekend, demonstrators at Davidson County’s courthouse prefer federal spending on domestic issues and...

Citizenship Question Plagues 2020 Census

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Civil rights groups have long criticized Congress for not giving the U.S. Census Bureau enough money to do an...

Escobar Running for General Sessions Judge

By Clint Confehr NASHVILLE, TN — At different times in her career, Ana Escobar’s prosecuted and defended domestic violence cases since 1995. Now, she wants...

Joe Biden: Politics Have Become Degraded, Coarse and Mean Spirited

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — An energized and articulate Joe Biden expressed concern about the worsening political climate in Washington last week in a...

Gilmore’s Political Shenanigans as State NAACP Holds Ethically Questionable Political Event

By Rosetta Miller Perry NASHVILLE, TN — April 19, 2018.  Throughout its long and distinguished history the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People...

Let’s Move Nashville Facing Headwinds as Vote Nears

NASHVILLE, TN — Less than two weeks to go before voters decide the fate of the $9 billion Transit Plan on Election Day, May...

School Board Approves $924M Budget Request

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — The budget ask is $45 million higher than last year. It includes $2.5 million for new textbooks, $5.2 million...

Local Businesswoman Launches Ethnic Food Tour to Connect Diverse Communities

By Emory Alan Skolkin NASHVILLE, TN — When is the last time you tried a new foreign cuisine or welcomed another culture at your table?...

Earth Day 2018

By Thomas Sheffield Earth Day is happening again this year!!!  It is happening on Sunday April 22.  Being a good steward of the earth is...

Knox School Board Delays Defunding Vote

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — The maximum occupancy sign outside the large assembly room of the City County Building in Knoxville stated it could...

Senator Thelma Harper Praised for Her Service

NASHVILLE, TN — State Senator Thelma Harper was recognized by the Tennessee State Senate with joy and adulation on Thursday, April 12 for her...

Is Chewing Ice Bad for Your Teeth?

People chew on ice for fun, as a cooling refreshing summer treat, or to relieve stress.  Although it may seem like a harmless habit,...

Opioid Abuse is Taking Tennessean Lives

By Frank Daniels III The 2018 elections are shaping up. The filing deadlines have passed, and most candidates are busy raising money, spending what they...

Rev. Ware to Receive Presidential Volunteer Service Award

CHATTANOOGA, TN — Tennessee is the VOLUNTEER STATE and has a long and proud tradition of volunteers investing their time and talent to the...

MLB Embarrassed Once More

By Ron Wynn Sports View Last Sunday was Jackie Robinson Day across Major League Baseball, as the sport celebrated the 71st anniversary of Robinson breaking the...

TSU Tigers Hire New Assistant

By Ron Wynn New Tennessee State head basketball coach Brian “Penny” Collins has made a key addition to his staff. Jerry Nichols, previously the head...

African American Author Fair This Weekend

NASHVILLE, TN — The African-American Author Fair will take place this weekend,  April 21 at the Scarritt Bennett Center located at 1069 18th Avenue...

5 Questions With Melinda Doolittle

By Janice Malone It’s the ultimate night of Gershwin, with a mix of classic hits and orchestral works spotlighting the singular genius of this great...