Greater Metro

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority’s South Eastern Region ...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated will gather in Memphis March 12-15 for its 83rd South ...

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

Members of the Ferguson Police department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Michael Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9. (Aaron P. Bernstein via The Root)

In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure ...

WASHINGTON – African Americans in the Missouri city where a white officer killed an unarmed ...

Sports

Dante Exum of Utah comes up with the loose ball as JaMychal Green of the Grizzlies looks on in a game Memphis lost 93 to 82 at the FedExForum on Tuesday night. (Photo: Warren Roseborough)

Grizz lose to Utah on ‘a tough ...

Gordon Hayward started the second half hot, and the rest of his Jazz teammates followed ...

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

Members of the Ferguson Police department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Michael Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed teenager, was shot and killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9. (Aaron P. Bernstein via The Root)

In Ferguson, scathing US report brings pressure ...

WASHINGTON – African Americans in the Missouri city where a white officer killed an unarmed ...

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 ...