Honoring James A. Hefner, Ph.D.

Dr. Hefner (1939-2015) earned his master’s degree in economics from Atlanta University in 1963. He served as a university president for 21 years, at Jackson State University, 1984-1991 and at Tennessee State University, 1991-2005. Previously, […]


Drs. Hildreth, Fauci Recommend Dentists Giving COVID-19 Shots and Training Dental Students To Do So, Too

By Clint Confehr NASHVILLE, TN — Dentists ought to be inoculating people against COVID-19, according to doctors speaking on-line for a program hosted by Meharry Medical College. Meharry President & CEO Dr. James Hildreth raised […]


Parker Sworn-in as ACA President

NASHVILLE, TN — The Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) has been sworn-in as president of the American Correctional Association (ACA).  During a virtual ceremony on Saturday, Commissioner Tony Parker became the first […]