Greater Metro

The thunder of runners resounded along Beale St. as runners, walkers and those combining both modes made their way along the route of the 2016 St. Jude Memphis Marathon.

Spanning the racial divide

The day before “St. Jude Hospital” formally opened on Feb. 4, 1962, The New Tri-State ...

Entertainment

Kirk Whalum received Handy Award recognition during the 20th Anniversary of the W. C. Handy Heritage Awards at the Guest House at Graceland on Nov. 13.

Kirk Whalum’s ‘Gospel According to Jazz Tour’ ...

The sounds of jazz-accented gospel music will flow from historic Clayborn Temple on Sunday (Dec. ...

National

Obama touts counterterrorism wins in final National ...

In one of his final speeches as commander-in-chief, President Barack Obama highlighted his administration’s counterterrorism ...

Sports

Claire Smith breaks another barrier.

Claire Smith 1st woman to win Hall ...

OXON HILL, Md. — Claire Smith is the first woman to win the J.G. Taylor ...

business

From banks to beauty products, the #BuyBlack ...

It’s a trend that many are hoping won’t just turn into a passing fad. Late ...

Commentary

Joe McKnight of the New York Jets walks off the field after a game against the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 22, 2012, in East Rutherford, New Jersey. On Dec. 1, former University of Southern California and New York Jets running back Joe McKnight was gunned down in a New Orleans suburb following a car accident. (Photo courtesty of Jim McIsaac/Getty Images via TheUndefeated.com)

Joe McKnight and the fear of the ...

Editor's note: The following first appeared on TheUndefeated.com. Back in 2012, following the shooting death ...

Regional

Six children were killed in school bus crash in Chattanooga on Monday. Now, people are considering whether seatbelts would have saved lives.

Tennessee crash revives debate over school bus ...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A crash that killed six children in Tennessee is reviving discussion ...

Opinion

The Fight for $15 movement drew these supporters to the frontlines in Memphis on National Day of Action.

Faith, finances and the ‘Fight for $15’: ...

Scores of people in Memphis, along with thousands across the country, demonstrated in support of ...

Entertainment

Kirk Whalum received Handy Award recognition during the 20th Anniversary of the W. C. Handy Heritage Awards at the Guest House at Graceland on Nov. 13.

Kirk Whalum’s ‘Gospel According to Jazz Tour’ ...

The sounds of jazz-accented gospel music will flow from historic Clayborn Temple on Sunday (Dec. ...

Writers

Karanja A. Ajanaku

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

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans better known as "Six~Four" is the Owner ...

Tyrone P. Easley

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

Brittney Gathen

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

Brennan Hill

Digital Content Manager

Brennan Hill is a specialist in graphics and design. He ...

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 ...