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...

Fitzgerald Jr. Signs With TSU

NASHVILLE- Marcus Fitzgerald Jr. is usually a quiet and reserved young man that lets others speak for him. This past Wednesday, he was all...

Chargers Light Up Fisk Junior Varsity

Columbia State uses balanced attack in blowout win. NASHVILLE- The Columbia State University Chargers (4-2) used a hefty 63-27 rebound advantage to defeat the Fisk...

TSU Tigers Enjoy a Big Week

By Ron Wynn The Tennessee State Tigers got big wins on and off the basketball court this week. They survived blowing a 10-point lead with...

MAPCO CELEBRATES OFFICER APPRECIATION DAY

Tuesday, November 12 @ 10:30AM WHAT: In honor of Officer Appreciation Day, MAPCO invites all Nashville Midtown Precinct police officers to celebrate with them. To...

New Residential College Named for Chancellor Emeritus Nicholas S. Zeppos

By Ann Marie Deer Owens  Zeppos receives new appointments as University Distinguished Professor and Cornelius Vanderbilt Chancellor Emeritus Chair. NASHVILLE, TN — Vanderbilt University is recognizing Chancellor Emeritus Nicholas S. Zeppos’...

Chair/CEO of Kaiser Foundation, Bernard J. Tyson, Dies

NASHVILLE, TN — Bernard J. Tyson, born January 20, 1959, assumed the role of CEO of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals —...

Mayor Cooper Announces Expert Compensation Study of MNPS Teacher Pay

NASHVILLE, TN — Mayor John Cooper today announced that the Mayor’s Office, in partnership with the Nashville Public Education Foundation and Metro Nashville Public...

Black Chamber Names Roland Photography as “Business of the Year”

NASHVILLE, TN — Emanuel Roland is dynamic and innovative. A native of Chattanooga, he came to Nashville in 1995 to attend TSU. While matriculating, he...

Tennessee DACA Recipients Fight for Their Futures at the US Supreme...

WASHINGTON, DC — On November 12th, the United States Supreme Court began to hear the oral arguments that will determine the fate of the...

Influential Educator Advocates for Mentorship and Community Engagement

By Carjamin Scott NASHVILLE, TN — Michael Pratt, an influential educator, is the Assistant Principal at East Nashville Magnet High School. He is an advocate...

UpRise Nashville Trains the Underemployed for Careers

By Clare Bratten NASHVILLE, TN — Adults ages 19 to 50 who are unemployed or underemployed can get mentoring, training and tuition for careers as...

Our Democracy Needs Fixing

There is no question that the founders of our democracy did a great job crafting a constitution that anticipated most of the problems that...

Nashville Women Named “America’s Most Dateable”

SANTA MONICA, CA — The women of Nashville have been named “America’s Most Dateable” for 2019 by The Great Love Debate, a globally-touring series...

TSU Secures $11.4M for Better Child Care

By Michael McLendon NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Child care providers in Tennessee will have the opportunity to receive additional training thanks to a...

The Paris Pullout

By Thomas Sheffield Last week, the Trump administration made the decision to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Agreement.  Do you know what...

Addiction Does Not Have a Face, It’s a Disease

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — With those words, Jacqueline Holloway, college educated, from a close knit family, began to tell her story of substance...

2019 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Limited

The new 2019 Hyundai IONIQ HYBRID LIMITED goes beyond hybrid features, nor does it drive like a hybrid. Of the many features, there’s a standard...

Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce Holds Inaugural Gala

NASHVILLE, TN — The 2019 Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce Inaugural Gala at the J W Marriott Nashville on October 26, 2019, was a great...

What Causes Bad Breath?

Have you ever found yourself asking “why does my breath smell bad,” well you are not alone.  Bad breath happens to so many people...