Greater Metro

Robert Lipscomb

The painful fall of Robert Lipscomb

Nobody who still supports besmirched former housing and development agencies mainstay Robert Lipscomb – and ...

Entertainment

K. Michelle details love life: ‘I’m really ...

The singer and reality TV actress declared on Instagram over the weekend: “I love me ...

National

Officer indicted on first degree murder charges ...

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A Virginia police officer who shot and killed a man in ...

Sports

Photo: (Titans Facebook)

Smith sharp as Chiefs rout Titans 34-10 ...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Chiefs' Alex Smith knows exactly how much weight Titans quarterback ...

business

The award that Shon Akiens, owner of BMA Transports, Inc., is presenting to Thomas Crivens (left), supply chain specialist for Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation (BMHCC), recognizes the helping hand extended by Crivens and others at BMHCC as BMA positioned itself to provide greater services as a quality vendor. (Photo: Nina Allen-Johnson)

‘A mutually beneficial relationship that is a ...

Last week during the Mid-South Minority Business Continuum’s 2015 Economic Development Fair, BMA Transports, Inc. ...

Commentary

Overview of the slave trade out of Africa, 1500-1900 (TRANS-ALANTIC SLAVE TRADE DATABASE)

From where in Africa were the slaves ...

Dear Professor Gates: From which African countries did the slaves brought to Virginia come? I ...

Regional

Dr. James A. Hefner (Photo: Courtesy of Tennessee State University)

Tennessee State University mourns death of former ...

NASHVILLE –The Tennessee State University family is saddened to announce the death of Dr. James ...

Opinion

Fred Towler

The American Heart Association: Because your life ...

In October 2013, it became obvious to me why the work of the American Heart ...

Religion

Lee Eric Smith

BEYOND THE NEWS: What the world needs ...

I awoke Wednesday morning to news of yet another gunman going on a rampage, this ...

Writers

Karanja A. 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 ...

Lee Eric Smith

Reporter/Digital Content Manager

A native of Holly Springs, Mississippi, Lee Eric Smith brings ...

Bernal E. Smith, II

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