Greater Metro

Museum to lead salute to ‘Black Activist ...

As its 160th Anniversary Celebration continues, Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum turns its spotlight on ...

Entertainment

Barack (Parker Sawyers) and Michelle Obama (Tika Sumpter) in Southside With You
YOUTUBE SCREENSHOT

Southside with you turns First Couple’s 1st ...

How do great romances start? In most cases, especially in the days before the internet, ...

National

Hillary Clinton hits Trump on ‘alt-right’ support

On Thursday evening, hours after Hillary Clinton‘s speech pointing out the alternate right’s push toward ...

Sports

Colin Kaepernick
TWITTER

Colin Kaepernick on protesting the National Anthem: ...

Colin Kaepernick is taking a stand against the country he says is still oppressing black ...

business

Monique Greenwood

Former Essence editor opens bed & breakfast ...

For Monique Greenwood, the decision to be an entrepreneur came down to legacy building. “I ...

Commentary

Shirley Chisolm; Julianne Malveaux.

QUOTE 'EM: Julian Malveaux

“…It chagrins me that Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm’s (D-N.Y.) historic run for president has been all ...

Regional

Declaring his innocence, State Rep. Joe Armstrong said he was swindled by the accountant who testified against him. (Screenshot)

Jury rejects Rep. Armstrong’s swindled-by-accountant defense

KNOXVILLE — State Rep. Joe Armstrong was convicted of tax fraud Monday after failing to ...

Opinion

IN THE MAIL: Open letter to Tennessee ...

It has come to my attention that the Tennessee Valley Authority is developing its upcoming ...

Religion

The Most Reverend Martin David Holley is the bishop designate for the Catholic Diocese of Memphis. (Courtesy photo)

Most Reverend Martin Holley named 5th Bishop ...

With the Catholic Diocese of Memphis in need of a new bishop and Pope Francis’ ...

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 ...