VA to Host Women Veterans Wellness Event

MURFREESBORO, TN — Recognizing women as the fastest-growing group within the Veteran population, the VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System (TVHS) is hosting its second...

Nike Already Rewarded by Kaepernick Decision

The opening of the NFL season last week was overshadowed by a marketing decision that has been alternately praised and criticized. Nike Corporation decided...

New Inductees into the Music City Walk of Fame

NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville-based pop artist Ben Folds, who notably helped save Music Row’s Studio A; Brenda Lee, who is known as “Little Miss Dynamite and of...

BBQ, Football and Fun at Old School BBQ Festival

By Janice Malone NASHVILLE, TN — What would a Labor Day Weekend be with football, down home BBQ and great classic soul music? Those were...

TEA Wins Case for Teachers Over State Law

By Clint Confehr COLUMBIA, TN – Maury County’s Board of Education must take steps toward polling teachers this winter on whether they want working conditions...

Veterans Job Fair Thursday Sept 13 at Nissan Stadium

This Thursday, September 13th, DAV & RecruitMilitary will host a Veterans Job Fair at Nissan Stadium from 11am to 3pm.  Nashville-area employers will be...

Speak-Out Against Kavanaugh Vote on September 11 on Senator’s Office Steps

Tennessee Faith & Civic Groups to lead speak-out against Kavanaugh vote at U.S. Senators’ Offices On Tuesday, September 11th, community advocates will hold a...

Bishop McKenzie, Carr to Lead Prayer Breakfast

WASHINGTON, DC — The African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church’s first elected female bishop, Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, and Stellar award-winning artist Kurt Carr &...

Does the Trump White House Fear Black Women?

WASHINGTON, DC — The idea that Trump and his circle might have a special fear of black women is gaining traction, perhaps because of...

Nashville General Appoints Stephens Chief Analytics Officer

NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville General Hospital has named Eric Stephens its Chief Analytics Officer. Stephens will serve as a key member of the hospital’s...

Council Nixes Referendum on the Soccer Stadium

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – Miami is holding a referendum in November to decide if the city must take competitive bids to build David...

In Loving Memory of Violet M. Nicholas

Wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend, humanitarian, philosopher, counselor, Matriarch, A Phenomenal Woman of God The Celebration of Life Service for Mrs. Violet Nicholas, a 68...

Trump’s Reversal on Affirmative Action Will Have Deadly Impact in Black...

By Rosetta Miller Perry It has been clear from his first day in office that Donald Trump’s primary agenda was to undo all the progress...

Realtor Moves to North Nashville to be Closer to Clients

By Cynthia Anderson NASHVILLE, TN — In mid-October Amanda Harvey will move her Nashville Living Group/ REMAX Elite real estate office to the heart of...

Song Suffragettes Raise $10K for TIME’S UP

NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville’s all-female singer-songwriter collective, Song Suffragettes, celebrated the donation of $10,000 for the TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund yesterday. The money...

TSU Class of 2022 Welcomed at Freshman Convocation

By Emmanuel Freeman NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Tennessee State University Friday welcomed first-year students during the 2018 freshman convocation. More than 1,300 incoming freshman...

Bank Black

By Thomas Sheffield People have the propensity to resist change.  We resist change out of fear and laziness.  It takes work to change and we...

Revolving Door for Mentally Ill to Stop in Knoxville

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — It was a great cause for celebration. So much so, advocates and members of the state pre arrest team...

People, Community, Police Moving Forward

Staff Reports NASHVILLE, TN — It may feel as though like our country is marching backward. But I’ve been part of the history of our...

MTSU Student Pilots Give Delta Propel Launch Rave Reviews

MURFREESBORO, TN — An overflow crowd of 300-plus very interested Department of Aerospace professional pilot majors and those from other areas heard the Delta...