Category : Mississippi

Southeast / Mississippi - 6 days ago

A Dog’s Way Home

Film Review by Kam Williams Separated Pet Embarks on Perilous Journey in Heartwarming Family Adventure Life has proven to be quite a challenge for Bella (voiced by Bryce Dallas Howard) from the start. Soon after birth, the puppy was separated from...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

City leaders indicted in Canton

By Othor Cain, Editor, McNeil Rainey King Donell Robinson Jennifer Robinson For months we have been covering the Canton Public School District Board of Directors. We followed the termination hearing of Cassandra Williams, former supe...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Mary Ann Newsome Coleman

May 3, 1926 – November 29, 2018 Coleman To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven; a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which was planted; a time to kill and a time...

Southeast / Mississippi - 1 month ago

Commentary: The doom of a special election

By Othor Cain, Editor, Hyde-Smith Espy Some white Mississippians voted for hate Tuesday while most black Mississippians voted for hope. The special election for U.S. Senate in the magnolia state clearly boiled down to deciding between the future...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Demetri Jones fights for his job at JPS

By Othor Cain, Editor, Jones Middle school students within the Jackson Public Schools District received progress reports this week. When students were asked about their grades at Hardy Middle School, one student said, “I received no grade in one o...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Espy advances to runoff with GOP challenger

By Othor Cain, Editor, Espy, with family standing with him, addresses supporters on election night at the Hilton Jackson, County Line Road, Jackson, MS The U.S. Senate special election is headed to a runoff, Nov. 27. The state could elect for the...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Celebrating 25 Years of Publishing

By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Hampton It seems like just yesterday when one week after The Mississippi Link observed its 10th year anniversary our cover read: “Barack Obama President Elect Nov. 4, 2008, Yes We Can.” I was so very proud to be a mem...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

Cosby lawyers take first step in appeal process

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, Several legal experts maintain that there are many obvious appealable issues that should have influenced O’Neill to allow Cosby to remain on house arrest on bail while the legal process continues. Ci...