Category : Mississippi

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

Serving with a servant’s heart

By Othor Cain, Editor, Jemison With absolutely no thoughts of taking on a leadership role in 2005, when he transferred his membership from Theta Sigma Chapter at Dillard University in New Orleans to the Beta Alpha Chapter of Omega Psi Phi in Jacks...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

Support the Girls

Film Review by Kam Williams A Day in the Life of Gutsy “Den Mother” In Charge of Beleaguered Sports Bar Double Whammies is an unremarkable watering hole located along a desolate strip of highway outside Austin, Texas where truckers and regulars ca...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

The Citizen (Az állampolgár)

Film Review by Kam Williams Love Blossoms in Budapest Between Teacher and African Refugee Wilson (Cake-Baly Marcelo) escaped to Hungary a number of years ago after his wife and daughters were slaughtered during civil unrest in his African homeland...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Crazy Rich Asians

Film Review by Kam Williams Heir Takes Fiancee’ Home to Meet Picky Mom in Delightful Romantic Dramedy Even though Nick (Henry Golding) and Rachel (Constance Wu) have been dating for a few years, they don’t know much about each other’s background....

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

The Meg

Film Review by Kam Williams Disgraced Navy Captain Seeks Redemption in “Jurassic Jaws” Horror Homage Five years ago, Captain Jonas Taylor (Jason Statham) only managed to save half his crew when his research submarine was crippled by a massive, 75-...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

BlacKkKlansman

Film Review by Kam Williams Black Cop Infiltrates Klan in Fact-Based Dramedy from Spike Lee Back in the Seventies, Ron Stallworth became the first African-American to join the Colorado Springs Police Department. The ambitious, young, college grad...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

JPS Bond Referendum

COMMENTARY, Dear Citizens of Jackson, Dr. Jeanne Middleton Hairston, president, JPS Board of Trustees Jackson Public Schools (JPS) is the largest urban school district in the state of Mississippi, serving nearly 26,000 students and representing mo...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Eighth Grade

Film Review by Kam Williams Teen Angst Explored in Poignant Coming-of-Age Dramedy Kayla Day (Elsie Fisher) is starting her last week of middle school, and graduation can’t come soon enough for her. After all, the lonely, 13 year-old has just been...