Category : Mississippi

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Film Review by Kam Williams Count Dracula Falls for Cruise Ship Captain with Hidden Agenda in Latest Episode of Animated Franchise The first two installments of this popular animated franchise were set at a hotel dedicated to creating a safe space...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Sorry to Bother You

Film Review by Kam Williams Ambitious Telemarketer Joins the 1% in Sophisticated Social Satire To describe Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfied) as struggling would be a major understatement. He and his girlfriend Detroit (Tessa Thompson) are four mont...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

15 Years of Building Our Future in Mississippi

Fifteen years ago, the Nissan Canton plant opened its doors and brought opportunity to Mississippi. Since then, our state has become a hub for world-class automotive manufacturing, thanks to the work of our team members and community partners. Wheth...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Uncle Drew

Film Review by Kam Williams It’s Geriatric Legends vs. Youngbloods in Rucker Park Hoops ComedyRucker Park is home to a popular basketball tournament staged since 1950 on an outdoor court located at 155th Street in Harlem. Many promising prospects...

Southeast / Mississippi - 2 months ago

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

Film Review by Kam Williams Feds Fight Bad Hombres in Gory Border War Sequel I can’t think of a movie that has ever been more timely. Just as the debate about the detention of undocumented aliens has reached a fevered pitch, here we have a film re...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

JSU engineeering grad Lynn excelling at Nissan

By Othor Cain, Editor, and Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, Nissan of Canton Engineer Ayanna Lynn of Indianola, Miss. With the hope of playing professional basketball in the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) since childhood, Ay...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

Incredibles 2

Film Review by Kam Williams Parr Family Back to Battle Diabolical Villain Hypnotizing Humanity It’s hard to fathom why it has taken Disney and Pixar 14 years to release a follow-up to The Incredibles. After all, it not only won the Academy Award f...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

CEO Carol Burger celebrates decades of service

By Cianna Hope Reeves, JSU Student Intern, Retiring United Way CEO and President Carol Burger After serving the local community for 34 years, Carol Burger is stepping out of her position as chief executive officer and president of United Way of th...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

Tag

Film Review by Kam WilliamsBFFs Play Cutthroat Version of Kids Game in Fact-Based Cat-and-Mouse Comedy As kids, five BFFs from Spokane, Washington began playing Tag with no idea that, over the intervening years, an innocuous children’s game might g...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

Anthony Bourdain

The “Parts Unknown” Interview with Kam Williams (Reprinted from 2014) A Treasured Tete-a-Tete with the Late Great Chef Chef, author and world traveler Anthony Bourdain was an outspoken trailblazer with unique insights about food, culture and curre...

Southeast / Mississippi - 3 months ago

Fear can immobilize you

Fear can immobilize you Dr. E. Faye Williams / May 24, 2018Share this article: Every time we turn on television, we hear “Breaking News” and it’s always something worse than the last news. It’s beginning to make many fearful of what could possibly...