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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...

Why Water Now Flows in East Porterville — Community Outreach the Key

BY MARK HEDIN, Ethnic Media Services Prop. 1 funding has helped advance a long list of projects up and down the state to provide Californians...

Revenge of the Unheard and Unheeded Sweeps Briley Out

NASHVILLE, TN – Blacks in this town voted for John Cooper because they were tired of lip service to fair play and equal opportunity....

Lady Bulldogs Power Past Lady Pioneers

  By Scott C. Wallace Fisk University Sports Information Director Photos by David Patton of Fisk University Fisk gets 54 kills in first conference win. NASHVILLE, TN —...

Americanism Day Celebration Day Announced

By Clint Confehr COLUMBIA, TN — Morning Star Lodge No. 11, Prince Hall Affiliated of the Free and Accepted Masons, is inviting the public to...

African American Males are Near 0% in Metro Jobs

By Rosetta Miller Perry NASHVILLE, TN — The city of Nashville reportedly has never made hiring Black males a priority, says a couple of Black...

Winnie Forrester Stealing Signs

NASHVILLE, TN – An unknown voter in Metro Council District 2 is accusing Winifred “Winnie” Forrester of stealing signs at the Bordeaux Library Early...

Knoxville Shooting Spurs Calls for Body Cams

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — On Monday, August 26th, Channara Pheap died in the rain. The Knox County Regional  Forensic Center listed the cause...

Real Times Media CEO Re-Elected to NNPA Board

By Jemell T. Cotton WASHINGTON, DC — Hiram E. Jackson, chief executive officer of Real Times Media (RTM), has been re-elected to the board of...

TN Judge Receives Highest Judicial Honor for His Work on the Opioid Epedemic

WILLIAMSBURG, VA -— Tennessee Judge Duane Slone is the 2019 recipient of the National Center for State Courts’ (NCSC) William H. Rehnquist Award for...

Judge Lynda Jones to Serve as Metropolitan Presiding Judge

NASHVILLE, TN — The Metropolitan Nashville-Davidson County General Sessions Court Judges have elected Judge Lynda Jones to preside over the Davidson County General Sessions...