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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 more likely to develop diabetes. Insulin resistance syndrome is a condition...

Fighting With My Family Starring Dwayne Johnson Coming to Theaters Soon.

FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY, hitting theaters nationwide on Friday, February 22. It’s a heartwarming comedy based on the incredible true story of WWE Superstar Paige™ and her once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for WWE, which...

Vanderbilt’s David Williams, First Black Athletic Director in the SEC

By Reginald Stuart WASHINGTON, DC — Just as the late Detroit automobile executive George Russell did decades earlier when he embraced Meharry Medical College and helped catapult it into the future with a new  look...

TriStar’s Doctor Advocates Vascular Disease Awareness

By Ashley Benkarski NASHVILLE, TN — Heart Month is here, and TriStar Centennial’s Dr. Bryan Fisher is spreading the love by educating patients, peers and politicians on the connection between race or ethnicity, vascular disease...

Reynolds is Newest Member of the Women Presidents’ Organization

NEW YORK, NY —The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), a peer advisory group for million dollar plus women-led companies, is proud to announce Sharon Reynolds, president and CEO, DevMar Products, LLC, as the newest At-Large...

Dr. Shawn Joseph Under Constant Attack in Nashville

By Niara Savage Special to the Tribune from The Voice NASHVILLE, TN — Over two years ago, in a unanimous decision by the Metro school board, Dr. Shawn Joseph became the first African-American to lead Nashville’s 86,000 student...

Celebrating a Friend’s Birthday by Donating to St. Jude

By Wiley Henry MEMPHIS, TN — Home is where Eugene Phillips’ heart is and where he feels most comfortable. His heart is also with the children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital who grapple with...

Gov. Lee and McCoy Keynotes at Save-A-Student Conference

NASHVILLE, TN — The Annual Project Save-A-Student Leadership and Training Conference is a live three day experience hosted by the Education Equal Opportunity Group (EEOG) designed to help emerging students leaders from public high...

Black Business Network Lifts Up Local Entrepreneurs

By Ashley Benkarski MURFREESBORO, TN — Taiisha Bradley knows how to connect the dots. She saw a need for local minority businesses to connect with each other and promote their brands, so she created the...

David Williams Leaves Legacy Bigger Than Athletics

By Shawn Joseph, Ed.D. Director of Metro Nashville Public Schools When I first arrived in Nashville just a little over two years ago, I met dozens of people. Of the many wonderful people I have had the...

Sisters of Standard to Host Annual Women’s Weekend

COLUMBIA, TN — Sisters of Standard will host its 12th Annual Women’s Weekend at New Life Ministries in Columbia, Tennessee. The annual event attracts guests from guests from Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, Illinois, and...