House Democratic Caucus Members: Casada Needs to Go!

NASHVILLE, TN — Members of the House Democratic Caucus are demanding the removal of Rep. Glen Casada as Speaker of the Tennessee House of...

Better Science Education, Critical Thinking Will Move Country Forward

By Sandra Long Weaver NASHVILLE, TN — Becoming a scientist was always something that she wanted to do, astronaut, entrepreneur and physician Mae Jemison said...

Longtime Pro Bono Director to Leave Legal Aid Society

NASHVILLE, TN — Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit legal services firm, announced recently that longtime employee Lucinda...

Spring Commencement Speakers Sharpton and Dyson Receive Honorary Degrees

By Lucas Johnson NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Tennessee State University Spring Commencement speakers, civil rights leader the Rev. Al Sharpton and bestselling author...

What’s That Smell?

By Thomas Sheffield The good Lord blessed us with five basic senses.  The government and business community will lead us to believe our sense of...

League of Women Voters: On the Cusp of the Next 100...

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — In the future, history will look back on 2020 as a busy pivitol year; it will be remembered as...

2019 Lexus GX 460

The new 2019 Lexus GX 460 Luxury more than lives up to the brand’s reputation of unparalleled craftsmanship. It’s meticulously engineered to create an...

Integrity Dental Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary

Faith, Integrity, and “Tooth Talk” Help Dental Business Shine By Cynthia Yeldell Anderson  NASHVILLE, TN — Nashville dentist Dr. Jacqueline Butler Mitchell, affectionately known as the...

What is Baby Bottle Tooth Decay?

Baby bottle tooth decay is sometimes referred to as “Milk Bottle Caries” by dentist.  This can become a problem for children under the age...

Students With Bright Futures to Graduate from American Baptist College

NASHVILLE, TN — American Baptist College will celebrate the 2019 Graduation Class with joy and vigor.  Baccalaureate Service will be Wednesday, May 15 at...

Assistants are Taking Hits for College Basketball Scandal

Steve Smith became the latest college basketball assistant last week to take a hit  in the ongoing probe into college basketball corruption. Clemson announced...

Another NBA Star’s Son Signs With Vanderbilt

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — New Vanderbilt head basketball coach Jerry Stackhouse added the second son of a former top NBA player to his...

Bridge Ministry Brings NFL Stars to Schools

By Ashley Benkarski NASHVILLE, TN — It was no ordinary Friday for students at two local elementary schools. Current and former NFL stars surprised the children...

Ex-NFL Player Invites Youth League to NFL Draft

By Cillea Houghton  NASHVILLE, TN — For former NFL player Troy Vincent, the 2019 NFL Draft was about more than the major league teams, it...

Sick and Tired, Teachers Stay Home

NASHVILLE, TN – More than 1,000 Metro teachers staged a “sickout” Friday, hundreds more than the district anticipated. One hundred twenty-five teachers at McGavock...

NewsChannel 5 Exposed

WTVF-TV Failed to Fact-Check Claims by Former MNPS Superintendent Register Special to The Tennessee Tribune  By The Nashville Voice   NASHVILLE, TN, May 2, 2019 — Nashville...

Cathy Bender Nominated for Award

NASHVILLE, TN — Cathy Bender's career spans over 31 years in the financial services industry with Merrill Lynch. Developing and implementing wealth management preservation...

Rep. Staples Passes JaJuan Latham Act

NASHVILLE, TN — A bill to toughen the penalty for those charged with hurting or killing children during a drive-by shooting passed the State...

NNPA President Represents Blacks at Correspondents’ Dinner

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC — Presidents have traditionally attended and spoken at the White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) Dinner in Washington, D.C., but...

Mayor Briley Lays Out Vision for Stronger Nashville in State...

NASHVILLE, TN — In his State of Metro Address on Tuesday, Mayor David Briley laid out his vision for a stronger Nashville and emphasized...