Greater Metro

Brimhall Foods opens new production lines

Brimhall Foods recently opened its newly-expanded, state-of-the-art production lines in the company's 3045 Bartlett Corporate ...

Entertainment

Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce win big ...

Though she was absent, Beyonce won three BET Awards, including video of the year for ...

National

Flames: Pictured is the Briar Creek Road Baptist Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, which started burning Wednesday around 1am (Photo:  Charlotte Fire Department)

Federal officials investigate recent fires at black ...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A federal law enforcement official speaking on condition of anonymity said ...

Sports

Ole Miss football player arrested after allegedly ...

An Ole Miss football player has been arrested after reportedly punching his stepfather in defense ...

business

Education of financial planning

Estate plan A solid financial plan starts with protecting your assets. Such a basic first ...

Commentary

An image from a new Pedigree dog-food commercial that addresses race. (Photo: YouTube Screenshot)

Can a commercial solve racism? These 7 ...

A good commercial can make you laugh, cry, call your mom or even occasionally buy ...

Regional

Attorney feels driven to solve 1940 slaying ...

BROWNSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The man in the black-and-white photograph on Jim Emison's desk seems ...

Opinion

Julianne Malveaux

Focus on real African-American women, not imposters

By the time you read this, perhaps the disturbing story of Rachel Dolezal, the prevaricating ...

Religion

The Senior Minister SearchCommittee of Lindenwood Christian Church recently elected Virzola Jo-Nan Law their first female and first African American Senior pastor. (Courtesy Pastor)

Lindenwood taps Virzola Jo-Nan Law as its ...

Virzola Jo-Nan Law is the first female and the first African American elected to serve ...

Writers

Dr. Karanja Ajanaku

A veteran journalist with 35-plus years of experience, Karanja A. ...

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans – known as “Six~Four” – is the ...

Tyrone P. Easley

For more than 30 years, Tyrone Easley has been a ...

Kelley D. Evans

Kelley D. Evans is a Memphis native and an alumnus ...

Brittney Gathen

Brittney Gathen is a sophomore journalism student at the University ...

Wiley Henry

Wiley Henry is an award-winning journalist and deputy editor of ...

Nina A. Johnson

Nina A. Johnson brings a multitude of knowledge to the ...

Tony Jones

Tony Jones, a graduate of Southside High School (1976), is ...

Myron Mays

A native of Memphis, Myron Mays began his broadcast career ...

Carlee McCullough

Carlee McCullough, Esq. of McCullough Law served for over a ...

Dr. Sybil Mitchell

Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell has been a freelance feature writer ...

Warren Roseborough

Warren A. Roseborough, a photojournalist and an army veteran has ...

Brianna Alexis Smith

Brianna Alexis Smith is a junior Mass Media Arts major ...

Bernal E. Smith, II

Bernal E. Smith, II is the Owner/Publisher of the New ...

Kam Williams

Kam Williams is a journalist, largely known for his work ...