MLB Finds Itself Out of the Limelight

There was a time when baseball dominated the summer headlines, especially around the Fourth of July. That was traditionally the time when teams would...

Predators finally Get Matt Duchene

By Ron Wynn NASHVILLE, TN — Though it wasn’t a straight player-for-player trade, the main result of the P.K. Subban trade wasn’t the two prospects...

With “RESPECT,” 11-Year-Old Could Advance in Competition

By Wiley Henry MEMPHIS, TN – When AlexAnndrea Yohontas Simpson takes the stage at the legendary Apollo Theatre in Harlem, New York, on July 10,...

The Spirituality of Jazz at American Baptist College

By Staff Reports NASHVILLE, TN — Music moves, it speaks, it drives and it soothes.  As part of the ABC Called to Purpose and Meaning...

MDHA to Open Waiting Lists for Two Elderly Project-Based Voucher Locations...

MDHA will be accepting online only applications for two elderly Project-Based Voucher locations on a first-come, first-served from noon Wednesday, July 10, 2019 until...

Freedom and Order: The Quilt Masterpieces of Gee’s Bend – Revisited

By Alice Bernstein A new exhibition has just opened at the Philadelphia Museum of Art: “Souls Grown Deep: Artists of the African American South.” It...

NNPA Elects New Chair

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent CINCINNATI, OH — Karen Carter Richards, the publisher of the Houston Forward Times, has been elected to serve as...

Sanders Delivers NNPA Keynote, Says Trump “Racist and Worst President...

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent CINCINNATI, OH — One night after many pundits said he acquitted himself well in the debate in Miami between...

AKA Sorority Establishes Endowment at TSU

NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Tennessee State University is the latest HBCU recipient of financial support from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and...

Memphis Tracking Towards First Female Mayor

By Malorie Paine MEMPHIS, TN — Memphis mayor candidate Tami Sawyer says that Memphis cannot wait when it comes to resolving issues she sees the...