Physicians Facing Insulin Resistance

By Clint Confehr TIVERTON, RI — Insulin resistance is a growing problem physicians are facing and it’s of special interest to African Americans because they’re...

Jefferson Street Treasures

NASHVILLE, TN — The Old and the New, the Tried and the True. When you think of Jefferson Street, in years of old, you...

Vanderbilt Makes Intriguing Selection for Athletic Director

NASHVILLE, TN — On Tuesday December 11, 2018, Vanderbilt University Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos named Malcolm Turner, a proven and highly accomplished sports business...

Will Amazon be Naughty or Nice?

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN — Better watch out, you better not cry. Amazon is coming to town. Affordable housing advocates wonder where they will...

Metal Museum to Celebrate 40th Year in 2019

By Cillea Houghton  MEMPHIS, TN — The Metal Museum in Memphis is commemorating its 40th anniversary in 2019 with a special exhibit devoted to the...

Belmont Ranked 24th Offering Programs for Aspiring Business Owners

NASHVILLE, TN — Belmont University offers one of the best programs for students aspiring to launch their own businesses according to The Princeton Review....

First Black Woman Named Deputy Director of NASA

By Teddy Grant HOUSTON, TX — For the first time, a Black woman was named deputy director at NASA’s Johnson Space Center recently, the Houston...

AARP Poll: Majority of Caregivers With Family Suffering from Dementia,...

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia For family caregivers, the holidays can be a joyful time when spirits are lighter and it feels good to...

Nashville Farmers’ Market Breaks Ground on Renovations

By Cillea Houghton  NASHVILLE, TN — The Nashville Farmers’ Market is breaking ground on a series of renovations to update and expand the facility in...

Nothing Wrong With Renaming Nashville Airport After Oprah

By Rosetta Miller Perry Whenever a suggestion is made to honor people, particularly notable Black figures either past or present, there are always those ready...

2019 Nissan Altima

Why not start the New Year off in a brand new 2019 Nissan Altima? There’s a lot to be excited about in this mid-size...

Mayor Announces Judge Cottrell to be Chief Compliance Officer

NASHVILLE, TN — Mayor David Briley has named former Judge Patricia Cottrell to be Metro’s first-ever Chief Compliance Officer, a position that will be...

Marlene Eskind Moses Named to Top 50 Women, Top 100 TN...

NASHVILLE, TN — Marlene Eskind Moses, an internationally recognized family law expert and founding manager of MTR Family Law, PLLC, has been named to...

200 by 2020

By Thomas Sheffield For years, I have been doing what most Americans in general, and particularly African Americans, are forced to do and that is...

Rick Staples, Part of History Making Trio of Firsts!

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — An historic event occurred in Tennessee following the recently held election. Rick Staples from Knoxville who easily won a second...

Music City Center Advances Diverse Businesses Within Community

NASHVILLE, TN — Programs, workshops and educational events are just some of the ways the Music City Center is providing Diverse Business Enterprises opportunities...

Fairfield Church Celebrates 135 Years

Staff Reports GOODLETSVILLE, TN — “It was a celebration of continued growth in serving God,” said Pastor Howard E. Jones, Jr., senior pastor at Fairfield...

Tips for Healthy Teeth During the Holiday Season

The festive season is well and truly upon us. The holidays are a time for good company and good food. During the holidays we...

Mike Locksley Hiring Represents Real Progress

Among the many things often said regarding the problems Black coaches face trying to get jobs at big white schools is the only one...

TPAC announces New Schools Selected for Disney Musicals Program

NASHVILLE, TN — Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) announces the seven new schools – five in Nashville and two in Bedford County – selected...

Unique Holiday Gift Ideas

By Janice Malone NASHVILLE, TN — It’s not too late to get those holiday gifts. We’ve listed some really cool items below that will last...