Now What?

By Thomas Sheffield Election season is over.  There were record amounts of votes cast during the 2018 midterm on November 6th.  People from all backgrounds called for change.  In spite of attempts to suppress the...

Quiet Conversation on Affordable Housing Revealing the Faces

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — The meetings last only two hours. They begin with tours of facilities offering different types of housing and refreshments to break the ice and set the mood for the...

The Cupcake Collection Celebrates 10 Years of Sweet Success

By Cynthia Yeldell NASHVILLE, TN — In the 10 years since opening her North Nashville business, Mignon Francois has sold more than 5 million cupcakes and helped to transform the North Nashville district known as...

Public Forum Discusses Ideas to End Opioid Crisis in Shelby County

By Wiley Henry MEMPHIS, TN – “America has had a fixation on dope for a long time,” said Thurston S. Smith, laying out the facts to a group of community stakeholders attending a forum on...

Tribune Has Fond Memories of Deborah Culp

By Tribune staff NASHVILLE, TN — Many folks throughout the Nashville journalistic and writing community, including Tennessee Tribune staff members, are still reeling from news of Deborah Ann Culp’s passing on Oct. 26. She distinguished...

Company Works to Make Football Safer

No one knows better than a former player the dangers playing football presents.  So when Slade Norris, who spent four years in the NFL and played for the Raiders, Seahawks, Jaguars and Lions during...

22nd Annual J.U.M.P. Christmas Extravaganza

NASHVILLE, TN — J.U.M.P is proud to announce the celebration of their 22nd year! It’ll be held on Thursday, December 6 from noon-1:30 pm at the Cal Turner Family Center at Meharry Medical College, 1011 21st...

5 Questions With Colton Smith, The Voice

LOS ANGELES, CA — There’s been a whole lot of stealing going last week on NBC’s The Voice (Season 15) during the Knockout Rounds, Nashville singer Colton Smith went head-to-head with teammate Kirk Jay. Colton sang...

Brown’s 42 Leads Lady Bulldogs to Victory

Former Overton star scores her career high in 87-72 victory. NASHVILLE- Former Overton High School star and senior point guard LaShae Brown scored a career high 42 points and freshman Ileah Chambly added 19 as...
(l-r) Reason, Jay Rock, DJ Dron performing at Top Golf in Nashville, TN.(Photo by Eli Christoph)

Jay Rock Performs at Top Golf in Nashville

This past Friday rapper Jay Rock of Top Dawg Entertainment performed at Top Golf in Nashville, TN. He performed such hits as Win, Vice City, Wow Freestyle, OSOM, and Money Trees. His opening act was...