Greater Metro

2015 Women of Excellence Call for Nominations

A Woman of Excellence is one who exemplifies the stature, poise and grace that characterize ...

Entertainment

C.J. ‘Superstar’Morgan

C.J. ‘Superstar’Morgan – worthy of praise and ...

If you grew up a radio fan in the ’80’s like me, you were into ...

National

U.S. finds racist, profit-driven practices in Ferguson

ST. LOUIS – A federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old ...

Sports

It wasn’t pretty, said Marc Gasol of the jumper he sank with 0.1 seconds left. (Screenshot)

Gasol’s last-second shot lifts Memphis over Rockets ...

HOUSTON – The Memphis Grizzlies needed a pick-me-up after dropping three of their last four ...

business

Beer, wine and spirits make good business ...

Businesses come in many types, shapes and sizes. One of the more costly businesses to ...

Commentary

George Curry

Let’s march from Shelby County (Ala.) to ...

After ceremonies wrap up Sunday in Alabama commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March ...

National

U.S. finds racist, profit-driven practices in Ferguson

ST. LOUIS – A federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old ...

Opinion

Over the years, the myth about there being more African-American men in prison than in college has taken on a life of its own.

More African-American men in prison than college? ...

(The Louisiana Weekly) – In a 2013 column for The Root, Howard University professor and ...

Religion

Shontelle Norman-Beatty, her husband, Apostle Andre Beatty, and their, son Ryan, make their grand entrance at Shiloh Church of Memphis, the venue for the farewell concert. (Photo: Wiley Henry)

Rousing farewell concert is a testament of ...

Gospel recording artist Shontelle Norman-Beatty was spirit-filled Monday evening as some of her friends in ...

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 ...