Black News Portal & : Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/rss/category/mississippi Black News Portal & : Mississippi en Copyright 2023 BlackNewsPortal & All Rights Reserved. Christopher Little: A giant on a mission for greatness – Hundreds gathered to reflect and release balloons in memory of ‘a beacon of light’ https://blacknewsportal.com/christopher-little-a-giant-on-a-mission-for-greatness-hundreds-gathered-to-reflect-and-release-balloons-in-memory-of-a-beacon-of-light https://blacknewsportal.com/christopher-little-a-giant-on-a-mission-for-greatness-hundreds-gathered-to-reflect-and-release-balloons-in-memory-of-a-beacon-of-light Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:37 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Glimpsing back at 2023 – Americans increasingly divided as we bid farewell to 2023, Fat Leonard and much more https://blacknewsportal.com/glimpsing-back-at-2023-americans-increasingly-divided-as-we-bid-farewell-to-2023-fat-leonard-and-much-more https://blacknewsportal.com/glimpsing-back-at-2023-americans-increasingly-divided-as-we-bid-farewell-to-2023-fat-leonard-and-much-more Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:36 -0500 BlackNewsPortal The year in recap https://blacknewsportal.com/the-year-in-recap https://blacknewsportal.com/the-year-in-recap Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:35 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Civil rights leader removed from movie theater for using own chair https://blacknewsportal.com/civil-rights-leader-removed-from-movie-theater-for-using-own-chair https://blacknewsportal.com/civil-rights-leader-removed-from-movie-theater-for-using-own-chair Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:34 -0500 BlackNewsPortal How close are we? – Cornerstone of white takeover attempt in Jackson greenlighted by Federal Judge, then halted https://blacknewsportal.com/how-close-are-we-cornerstone-of-white-takeover-attempt-in-jackson-greenlighted-by-federal-judge-then-halted https://blacknewsportal.com/how-close-are-we-cornerstone-of-white-takeover-attempt-in-jackson-greenlighted-by-federal-judge-then-halted Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:33 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Fresh start for Hinds Co. Board of Supervisors – Hinds County voters have spoken and newly elected Supervisors take their seats https://blacknewsportal.com/fresh-start-for-hinds-co-board-of-supervisors-hinds-county-voters-have-spoken-and-newly-elected-supervisors-take-their-seats https://blacknewsportal.com/fresh-start-for-hinds-co-board-of-supervisors-hinds-county-voters-have-spoken-and-newly-elected-supervisors-take-their-seats Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:32 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: The takedown of Claudine Gay – Unnatural fall from grace; the targeting of the Black woman President of Harvard https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-the-takedown-of-claudine-gay-unnatural-fall-from-grace-the-targeting-of-the-black-woman-president-of-harvard https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-the-takedown-of-claudine-gay-unnatural-fall-from-grace-the-targeting-of-the-black-woman-president-of-harvard Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:31 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Judge Kenny Lewis impacts community with gifts – Learned from the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://blacknewsportal.com/judge-kenny-lewis-impacts-community-with-gifts-learned-from-the-rev-dr-martin-luther-king-jr https://blacknewsportal.com/judge-kenny-lewis-impacts-community-with-gifts-learned-from-the-rev-dr-martin-luther-king-jr Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:30 -0500 BlackNewsPortal JRA receives $2.1 million from Cong. Bennie Thompson for renovations at Jackson Union Station in ‘The City with Soul’ https://blacknewsportal.com/jra-receives-21-million-from-cong-bennie-thompson-for-renovations-at-jackson-union-station-in-the-city-with-soul https://blacknewsportal.com/jra-receives-21-million-from-cong-bennie-thompson-for-renovations-at-jackson-union-station-in-the-city-with-soul Wed, 17 Jan 2024 02:34:29 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Local churches and organizations are pipelines for needed Thanksgiving foods – Food boxes & turkey giveaways, a must&have for many https://blacknewsportal.com/local-churches-and-organizations-are-pipelines-for-needed-thanksgiving-foods-food-boxes-turkey-giveaways-a-must-have-for-many https://blacknewsportal.com/local-churches-and-organizations-are-pipelines-for-needed-thanksgiving-foods-food-boxes-turkey-giveaways-a-must-have-for-many Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:47 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Proper respect for Dexter Wade and family at last – A celebration of life featuring Rev. Al Sharpton and proper burial at Cedarwood Memorial Park https://blacknewsportal.com/proper-respect-for-dexter-wade-and-family-at-last-a-celebration-of-life-featuring-rev-al-sharpton-and-proper-burial-at-cedarwood-memorial-park https://blacknewsportal.com/proper-respect-for-dexter-wade-and-family-at-last-a-celebration-of-life-featuring-rev-al-sharpton-and-proper-burial-at-cedarwood-memorial-park Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:46 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Hatred and greed fuel Voting Rights Act challenges – Oppressive forces are gathering once again intent on further weakening the Voting Rights Act https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-hatred-and-greed-fuel-voting-rights-act-challenges-oppressive-forces-are-gathering-once-again-intent-on-further-weakening-the-voting-rights-act https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-hatred-and-greed-fuel-voting-rights-act-challenges-oppressive-forces-are-gathering-once-again-intent-on-further-weakening-the-voting-rights-act Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:45 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Biden’s dance with the Black Press: A forgotten rhythm? https://blacknewsportal.com/bidens-dance-with-the-black-press-a-forgotten-rhythm-20756 https://blacknewsportal.com/bidens-dance-with-the-black-press-a-forgotten-rhythm-20756 Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:44 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Jackson City Councilman Kenneth Stokes holds press conference against IHL Board on JSU presidential hiring https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-councilman-kenneth-stokes-holds-press-conference-against-ihl-board-on-jsu-presidential-hiring https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-councilman-kenneth-stokes-holds-press-conference-against-ihl-board-on-jsu-presidential-hiring Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:43 -0500 BlackNewsPortal New wrinkle in the Jackson trash saga – Richard’s asks Hinds County Circuit Court to block new RFP until pending suit is settled https://blacknewsportal.com/new-wrinkle-in-the-jackson-trash-saga-richards-asks-hinds-county-circuit-court-to-block-new-rfp-until-pending-suit-is-settled https://blacknewsportal.com/new-wrinkle-in-the-jackson-trash-saga-richards-asks-hinds-county-circuit-court-to-block-new-rfp-until-pending-suit-is-settled Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:42 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Vice President Harris makes history in Senate with 32nd tie&breaking vote https://blacknewsportal.com/vice-president-harris-makes-history-in-senate-with-32nd-tie-breaking-vote https://blacknewsportal.com/vice-president-harris-makes-history-in-senate-with-32nd-tie-breaking-vote Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:41 -0500 BlackNewsPortal On Tuesday, Dec. 5, Vice President Kamala Harris broke the previous record set by John C. Calhoun in the 19th century for the most tie&breaking votes cast in the U.S. Senate. Harris has now cast 32 tie&breaking votes, eclipsing Calhoun’s record of 31 during his tenure as vice president from 1825 to 1832. The latest tiebreaker occurred during the confirmation of Loren Alikhan as a U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia. As vice president, Harris serves as the president of the Senate, gr https://blacknewsportal.com/on-tuesday-dec-5-vice-president-kamala-harris-broke-the-previous-record-set-by-john-c-calhoun-in-the-19th-century-for-the-most-tie-breaking-votes-cast-in-the-us-senate-harris-has-now-cast-32-tie-breaking-votes-eclipsing-calhouns-record-of-31-during-his-tenure-as-vice-president-from-1825-to-1832-the-latest-tiebreaker-occurred-during-the-confirmation-of-loren-alikhan-as-a-us-district-judge-for-the-district-of-columbia-as-vice-president-harris-serves-as-the-president-of-the-senate-granting-her-cons https://blacknewsportal.com/on-tuesday-dec-5-vice-president-kamala-harris-broke-the-previous-record-set-by-john-c-calhoun-in-the-19th-century-for-the-most-tie-breaking-votes-cast-in-the-us-senate-harris-has-now-cast-32-tie-breaking-votes-eclipsing-calhouns-record-of-31-during-his-tenure-as-vice-president-from-1825-to-1832-the-latest-tiebreaker-occurred-during-the-confirmation-of-loren-alikhan-as-a-us-district-judge-for-the-district-of-columbia-as-vice-president-harris-serves-as-the-president-of-the-senate-granting-her-cons Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:40 -0500 BlackNewsPortal ‘Lord, have mercy!’ Jamie Foxx returns to spotlight at Critics Choice celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/lord-have-mercy-jamie-foxx-returns-to-spotlight-at-critics-choice-celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/lord-have-mercy-jamie-foxx-returns-to-spotlight-at-critics-choice-celebration Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:38 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Part 1: Discrimination by U.S. Department of Agriculture against black farmers – “The People’s Department,” now making progress in righting past wrongs https://blacknewsportal.com/part-1-discrimination-by-us-department-of-agriculture-against-black-farmers-the-peoples-department-now-making-progress-in-righting-past-wrongs https://blacknewsportal.com/part-1-discrimination-by-us-department-of-agriculture-against-black-farmers-the-peoples-department-now-making-progress-in-righting-past-wrongs Sun, 10 Dec 2023 10:03:37 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Veterans of Foreign Wars hold joint Veterans Day program https://blacknewsportal.com/veterans-of-foreign-wars-hold-joint-veterans-day-program https://blacknewsportal.com/veterans-of-foreign-wars-hold-joint-veterans-day-program Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:16 -0400 BlackNewsPortal NNPA President Benjamin Chavis gives keynote address at Wilmington Unity Service https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-president-benjamin-chavis-gives-keynote-address-at-wilmington-unity-service https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-president-benjamin-chavis-gives-keynote-address-at-wilmington-unity-service Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:14 -0400 BlackNewsPortal NNPA condemns attacks on Israel https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-condemns-attacks-on-israel https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-condemns-attacks-on-israel Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi Democrats ‘Save our Hospitals’ tour lands in Jackson – St. Dominic’s Hospital campus was the sit for Mississippi Democrats press conference https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-democrats-save-our-hospitals-tour-lands-in-jackson-st-dominics-hospital-campus-was-the-sit-for-mississippi-democrats-press-conference https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-democrats-save-our-hospitals-tour-lands-in-jackson-st-dominics-hospital-campus-was-the-sit-for-mississippi-democrats-press-conference Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Beans & Greens gather Democratic candidates in Kosciusko – Ty Pinkins and Brandon Presley make remarks to an engaged Attala County audience https://blacknewsportal.com/beans-greens-gather-democratic-candidates-in-kosciusko-ty-pinkins-and-brandon-presley-make-remarks-to-an-engaged-attala-county-audience https://blacknewsportal.com/beans-greens-gather-democratic-candidates-in-kosciusko-ty-pinkins-and-brandon-presley-make-remarks-to-an-engaged-attala-county-audience Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:11 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Say goodbye to the COVID&19 vaccination card. The CDC has stopped printing them https://blacknewsportal.com/say-goodbye-to-the-covid-19-vaccination-card-the-cdc-has-stopped-printing-them https://blacknewsportal.com/say-goodbye-to-the-covid-19-vaccination-card-the-cdc-has-stopped-printing-them Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal JSU receives $10 million USDA Forestry grant, among highest in institution’s history https://blacknewsportal.com/jsu-receives-10-million-usda-forestry-grant-among-highest-in-institutions-history https://blacknewsportal.com/jsu-receives-10-million-usda-forestry-grant-among-highest-in-institutions-history Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal JSU mourns loss of student Jaylen Burns https://blacknewsportal.com/jsu-mourns-loss-of-student-jaylen-burns https://blacknewsportal.com/jsu-mourns-loss-of-student-jaylen-burns Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:06 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Free Palestine Rally in Jackson – Concerned Jacksonians of every faith gather to call for ceasing hostilities https://blacknewsportal.com/free-palestine-rally-in-jackson-concerned-jacksonians-of-every-faith-gather-to-call-for-ceasing-hostilities https://blacknewsportal.com/free-palestine-rally-in-jackson-concerned-jacksonians-of-every-faith-gather-to-call-for-ceasing-hostilities Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:05 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Tougaloo celebrates the Reuben V. Anderson Pre&Law Program 30th Anniversary – Excellence commemorated on the historic grounds of Tougaloo College https://blacknewsportal.com/tougaloo-celebrates-the-reuben-v-anderson-pre-law-program-30th-anniversary-excellence-commemorated-on-the-historic-grounds-of-tougaloo-college https://blacknewsportal.com/tougaloo-celebrates-the-reuben-v-anderson-pre-law-program-30th-anniversary-excellence-commemorated-on-the-historic-grounds-of-tougaloo-college Tue, 24 Oct 2023 17:25:03 -0400 BlackNewsPortal City of Jackson Weekly Update https://blacknewsportal.com/city-of-jackson-weekly-update https://blacknewsportal.com/city-of-jackson-weekly-update Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:23:05 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Any Truth to the Rumor That Vivica’s Dating the Hunky Co&Star Who Plays Her Son? https://blacknewsportal.com/any-truth-to-the-rumor-that-vivicas-dating-the-hunky-co-star-who-plays-her-son https://blacknewsportal.com/any-truth-to-the-rumor-that-vivicas-dating-the-hunky-co-star-who-plays-her-son Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:23:03 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Severe weather: Possible tornado hits Mississippi’s Monroe County https://blacknewsportal.com/severe-weather-possible-tornado-hits-mississippis-monroe-county https://blacknewsportal.com/severe-weather-possible-tornado-hits-mississippis-monroe-county Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:23:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Police: Probe of B.B. King death depends on coroner findings https://blacknewsportal.com/police-probe-of-bb-king-death-depends-on-coroner-findings https://blacknewsportal.com/police-probe-of-bb-king-death-depends-on-coroner-findings Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:58 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Latest Mississippi sports news from The Associated Press https://blacknewsportal.com/latest-mississippi-sports-news-from-the-associated-press https://blacknewsportal.com/latest-mississippi-sports-news-from-the-associated-press Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi man dies in 1&vehicle wreck in Louisiana, wasn’t wearing seat belt https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-man-dies-in-1-vehicle-wreck-in-louisiana-wasnt-wearing-seat-belt https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-man-dies-in-1-vehicle-wreck-in-louisiana-wasnt-wearing-seat-belt Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Woman arrested after car rolls over 2 bicycles, hits child https://blacknewsportal.com/woman-arrested-after-car-rolls-over-2-bicycles-hits-child https://blacknewsportal.com/woman-arrested-after-car-rolls-over-2-bicycles-hits-child Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:53 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Latest Mississippi news, sports, business and entertainment https://blacknewsportal.com/latest-mississippi-news-sports-business-and-entertainment https://blacknewsportal.com/latest-mississippi-news-sports-business-and-entertainment Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:50 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Houston flooding 2015 updates: 1000s of homes damaged https://blacknewsportal.com/houston-flooding-2015-updates-1000s-of-homes-damaged https://blacknewsportal.com/houston-flooding-2015-updates-1000s-of-homes-damaged Sun, 08 Oct 2023 09:22:48 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Affixing the label of indoctrination attempts to rewrite U.S. history – Anything contrary to white conservative views of America are now labeled indoctrination https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-affixing-the-label-of-indoctrination-attempts-to-rewrite-us-history-anything-contrary-to-white-conservative-views-of-america-are-now-labeled-indoctrination https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-affixing-the-label-of-indoctrination-attempts-to-rewrite-us-history-anything-contrary-to-white-conservative-views-of-america-are-now-labeled-indoctrination Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:35:45 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Jackson Airport takeover goes to the full Fifth – Circuit Seven years in, a final decision appears to be drawing closer as other oppression persists https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-jackson-airport-takeover-goes-to-the-full-fifth-circuit-seven-years-in-a-final-decision-appears-to-be-drawing-closer-as-other-oppression-persists https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-jackson-airport-takeover-goes-to-the-full-fifth-circuit-seven-years-in-a-final-decision-appears-to-be-drawing-closer-as-other-oppression-persists Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:35:44 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson – a city of adversities https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-a-city-of-adversities https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-a-city-of-adversities Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:35:43 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi needs a ‘waymaker’ for all its people – Incumbent Governor boasts momentum as rank and file suffering remains acute https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-needs-a-waymaker-for-all-its-people-incumbent-governor-boasts-momentum-as-rank-and-file-suffering-remains-acute https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-needs-a-waymaker-for-all-its-people-incumbent-governor-boasts-momentum-as-rank-and-file-suffering-remains-acute Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:35:43 -0400 BlackNewsPortal 60th anniversary of Birmingham church bombing unites families of victims and perpetrators https://blacknewsportal.com/60th-anniversary-of-birmingham-church-bombing-unites-families-of-victims-and-perpetrators https://blacknewsportal.com/60th-anniversary-of-birmingham-church-bombing-unites-families-of-victims-and-perpetrators Mon, 25 Sep 2023 06:35:43 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Rankin County Sheriff’s Office cleaning long overdue – Sheriff Bailey inescapably responsible for what happens on his watch https://blacknewsportal.com/rankin-county-sheriffs-office-cleaning-long-overdue-sheriff-bailey-inescapably-responsible-for-what-happens-on-his-watch https://blacknewsportal.com/rankin-county-sheriffs-office-cleaning-long-overdue-sheriff-bailey-inescapably-responsible-for-what-happens-on-his-watch Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mayor Chokwe Lumumba announces name of new police chief https://blacknewsportal.com/mayor-chokwe-lumumba-announces-name-of-new-police-chief https://blacknewsportal.com/mayor-chokwe-lumumba-announces-name-of-new-police-chief Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal SIPP FM Birthday Bash – Aug 30th https://blacknewsportal.com/sipp-fm-birthday-bash-aug-30th https://blacknewsportal.com/sipp-fm-birthday-bash-aug-30th Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:30 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The 60th year anniversary of March on Washington depicts dreamers’ memories, hopes and persistence https://blacknewsportal.com/the-60th-year-anniversary-of-march-on-washington-depicts-dreamers-memories-hopes-and-persistence https://blacknewsportal.com/the-60th-year-anniversary-of-march-on-washington-depicts-dreamers-memories-hopes-and-persistence Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:29 -0400 BlackNewsPortal COMMENTRY: The Changing Face of Tennis Is More Diverse and has more Role Models https://blacknewsportal.com/commentry-the-changing-face-of-tennis-is-more-diverse-and-has-more-role-models https://blacknewsportal.com/commentry-the-changing-face-of-tennis-is-more-diverse-and-has-more-role-models Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:29 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Chat & Chew with Congressman Thompson in Gloster – The Greater Greener Gloster Project hosts a community forum on impacts of pollution https://blacknewsportal.com/chat-chew-with-congressman-thompson-in-gloster-the-greater-greener-gloster-project-hosts-a-community-forum-on-impacts-of-pollution https://blacknewsportal.com/chat-chew-with-congressman-thompson-in-gloster-the-greater-greener-gloster-project-hosts-a-community-forum-on-impacts-of-pollution Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:28 -0400 BlackNewsPortal SBA/NPHC Conference, SBA’s 70th Anniversary at Two Museums during Black Business Month https://blacknewsportal.com/sbanphc-conference-sbas-70th-anniversary-at-two-museums-during-black-business-month https://blacknewsportal.com/sbanphc-conference-sbas-70th-anniversary-at-two-museums-during-black-business-month Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:27 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commemoration of the establishment of Emmett Till and Mamie Till&Mobley National Monument in Glendora https://blacknewsportal.com/commemoration-of-the-establishment-of-emmett-till-and-mamie-till-mobley-national-monument-in-glendora https://blacknewsportal.com/commemoration-of-the-establishment-of-emmett-till-and-mamie-till-mobley-national-monument-in-glendora Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:27 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Biden&Harris Administration announces more than 4 million student loan borrowers are enrolled in the New SAVE Plan: MS has 45,300 borrowers enrolled https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-harris-administration-announces-more-than-4-million-student-loan-borrowers-are-enrolled-in-the-new-save-plan-ms-has-45300-borrowers-enrolled https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-harris-administration-announces-more-than-4-million-student-loan-borrowers-are-enrolled-in-the-new-save-plan-ms-has-45300-borrowers-enrolled Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:26 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Black youths suffer the most from gun violence in America https://blacknewsportal.com/black-youths-suffer-the-most-from-gun-violence-in-america https://blacknewsportal.com/black-youths-suffer-the-most-from-gun-violence-in-america Sun, 10 Sep 2023 09:27:25 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Illusions don’t help us, bare&bones truth reveals our path – The election of Barak Obama was a monumental gift to this nation https://blacknewsportal.com/illusions-dont-help-us-bare-bones-truth-reveals-our-path-the-election-of-barak-obama-was-a-monumental-gift-to-this-nation https://blacknewsportal.com/illusions-dont-help-us-bare-bones-truth-reveals-our-path-the-election-of-barak-obama-was-a-monumental-gift-to-this-nation Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal ‘Sick and tired of being sick and tired?’ It’s your time – vote https://blacknewsportal.com/sick-and-tired-of-being-sick-and-tired-its-your-time-vote https://blacknewsportal.com/sick-and-tired-of-being-sick-and-tired-its-your-time-vote Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Response to yesterday’s guilty pleas from Rankin County deputies https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-response-to-yesterdays-guilty-pleas-from-rankin-county-deputies https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-response-to-yesterdays-guilty-pleas-from-rankin-county-deputies Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:30 -0400 BlackNewsPortal White ex&officers in Mississippi plead guilty to racist assault on two black men during raid https://blacknewsportal.com/white-ex-officers-in-mississippi-plead-guilty-to-racist-assault-on-two-black-men-during-raid https://blacknewsportal.com/white-ex-officers-in-mississippi-plead-guilty-to-racist-assault-on-two-black-men-during-raid Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:29 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Fresh Start Christian Church holds 2nd Annual ‘Grandparents Do Matter’ luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/fresh-start-christian-church-holds-2nd-annual-grandparents-do-matter-luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/fresh-start-christian-church-holds-2nd-annual-grandparents-do-matter-luncheon Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:29 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The voters have spoken https://blacknewsportal.com/the-voters-have-spoken https://blacknewsportal.com/the-voters-have-spoken Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:28 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Trump and 18 allies charged in Georgia election meddling as former president faces 4th criminal case https://blacknewsportal.com/trump-and-18-allies-charged-in-georgia-election-meddling-as-former-president-faces-4th-criminal-case https://blacknewsportal.com/trump-and-18-allies-charged-in-georgia-election-meddling-as-former-president-faces-4th-criminal-case Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:27 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Explosive revelations spark renewed calls for Justice Thomas’ resignation https://blacknewsportal.com/explosive-revelations-spark-renewed-calls-for-justice-thomas-resignation https://blacknewsportal.com/explosive-revelations-spark-renewed-calls-for-justice-thomas-resignation Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:26 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Right&wing politics consuming evangelical Christians – Some evangelical Christian conservatives now balking at the very teachings of Jesus https://blacknewsportal.com/right-wing-politics-consuming-evangelical-christians-some-evangelical-christian-conservatives-now-balking-at-the-very-teachings-of-jesus https://blacknewsportal.com/right-wing-politics-consuming-evangelical-christians-some-evangelical-christian-conservatives-now-balking-at-the-very-teachings-of-jesus Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:25 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Pearl H.S. student leaps a major life hurdle in pursuit of track dream – Holmes native says ‘faith’ propels his resilience after head surgery https://blacknewsportal.com/pearl-hs-student-leaps-a-major-life-hurdle-in-pursuit-of-track-dream-holmes-native-says-faith-propels-his-resilience-after-head-surgery https://blacknewsportal.com/pearl-hs-student-leaps-a-major-life-hurdle-in-pursuit-of-track-dream-holmes-native-says-faith-propels-his-resilience-after-head-surgery Sat, 19 Aug 2023 05:55:24 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Your Mississippi forecast for Thursday, July 20 https://blacknewsportal.com/your-mississippi-forecast-for-thursday-july-20 https://blacknewsportal.com/your-mississippi-forecast-for-thursday-july-20 Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:16 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Stolen trailers, agriculture equipment recovered in Hinds County https://blacknewsportal.com/stolen-trailers-agriculture-equipment-recovered-in-hinds-county https://blacknewsportal.com/stolen-trailers-agriculture-equipment-recovered-in-hinds-county Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:15 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Hosemann and McDaniel engage in mud&slinging ahead of lieutenant governor’s race https://blacknewsportal.com/hosemann-and-mcdaniel-engage-in-mud-slinging-ahead-of-lieutenant-governors-race https://blacknewsportal.com/hosemann-and-mcdaniel-engage-in-mud-slinging-ahead-of-lieutenant-governors-race Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:15 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Rochelle Hicks named new director of Visit Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/rochelle-hicks-named-new-director-of-visit-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/rochelle-hicks-named-new-director-of-visit-mississippi Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:14 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Coaches have a high calling to serve as role models for student&athletes https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-coaches-have-a-high-calling-to-serve-as-role-models-for-student-athletes https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-coaches-have-a-high-calling-to-serve-as-role-models-for-student-athletes Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal V. P. Kamala Harris says Florida rules on Black History pushed by DeSantis are ‘propaganda’ https://blacknewsportal.com/v-p-kamala-harris-says-florida-rules-on-black-history-pushed-by-desantis-are-propaganda https://blacknewsportal.com/v-p-kamala-harris-says-florida-rules-on-black-history-pushed-by-desantis-are-propaganda Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi’s Top Doctor: ‘Protecting all children is critically important!’ – Edney complies but disagrees with federal judge’s ruling and the State AG’s opinion https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-top-doctor-protecting-all-children-is-critically-important-edney-complies-but-disagrees-with-federal-judges-ruling-and-the-state-ags-opinion https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-top-doctor-protecting-all-children-is-critically-important-edney-complies-but-disagrees-with-federal-judges-ruling-and-the-state-ags-opinion Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:11 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi continues rampant discrimination of black contractors – We think we know what constitutes minorities, but in Mississippi – think again https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-continues-rampant-discrimination-of-black-contractors-we-think-we-know-what-constitutes-minorities-but-in-mississippi-think-again https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-continues-rampant-discrimination-of-black-contractors-we-think-we-know-what-constitutes-minorities-but-in-mississippi-think-again Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi Mass Choir mourns loss of original founding member Rachel Curry https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-mass-choir-mourns-loss-of-original-founding-member-rachel-curry https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-mass-choir-mourns-loss-of-original-founding-member-rachel-curry Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Biden pays tribute to Emmett Till – Acknowledges the vital role of the Black Press in the Civil Rights Movement https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-pays-tribute-to-emmett-till-acknowledges-the-vital-role-of-the-black-press-in-the-civil-rights-movement https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-pays-tribute-to-emmett-till-acknowledges-the-vital-role-of-the-black-press-in-the-civil-rights-movement Fri, 28 Jul 2023 16:33:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Cong. Bennie Thompson hosted a roundtable discussion on Agriculture & Nutrition in Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/cong-bennie-thompson-hosted-a-roundtable-discussion-on-agriculture-nutrition-in-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/cong-bennie-thompson-hosted-a-roundtable-discussion-on-agriculture-nutrition-in-jackson Tue, 18 Jul 2023 12:32:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Unsung small&town heroes receive Presidential Lifetime Achievement Awards – Keynoter urges audience: ‘Position yourselves to leave a legacy; and a good name.’ https://blacknewsportal.com/unsung-small-town-heroes-receive-presidential-lifetime-achievement-awards-keynoter-urges-audience-position-yourselves-to-leave-a-legacy-and-a-good-name https://blacknewsportal.com/unsung-small-town-heroes-receive-presidential-lifetime-achievement-awards-keynoter-urges-audience-position-yourselves-to-leave-a-legacy-and-a-good-name Tue, 18 Jul 2023 12:32:11 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Lives in the balance behind ugly politics – The absence of leadership in Mississippi continues to deliver pain, suffering and death https://blacknewsportal.com/lives-in-the-balance-behind-ugly-politics-the-absence-of-leadership-in-mississippi-continues-to-deliver-pain-suffering-and-death https://blacknewsportal.com/lives-in-the-balance-behind-ugly-politics-the-absence-of-leadership-in-mississippi-continues-to-deliver-pain-suffering-and-death Tue, 18 Jul 2023 12:32:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Holmes Co. native holds luau to help underserved children with school supplies – CSLC HIPPY kids are among those to benefit https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-co-native-holds-luau-to-help-underserved-children-with-school-supplies-cslc-hippy-kids-are-among-those-to-benefit https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-co-native-holds-luau-to-help-underserved-children-with-school-supplies-cslc-hippy-kids-are-among-those-to-benefit Tue, 18 Jul 2023 12:32:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Koinonia Baptist Church celebrates 35 years: “For such a time as this” https://blacknewsportal.com/koinonia-baptist-church-celebrates-35-years-for-such-a-time-as-this https://blacknewsportal.com/koinonia-baptist-church-celebrates-35-years-for-such-a-time-as-this Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Democratic gubernatorial candidate Brandon Presley, Part 2 https://blacknewsportal.com/democratic-gubernatorial-candidate-brandon-presley-part-2 https://blacknewsportal.com/democratic-gubernatorial-candidate-brandon-presley-part-2 Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Independence for whom? – An unpopular question for many, but stark reality still for too many Americans https://blacknewsportal.com/independence-for-whom-an-unpopular-question-for-many-but-stark-reality-still-for-too-many-americans https://blacknewsportal.com/independence-for-whom-an-unpopular-question-for-many-but-stark-reality-still-for-too-many-americans Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal James Meredith arrives at the Capitol on his 90th birthday – March Against Crime from New Albany to Jackson concludes yet another mission https://blacknewsportal.com/james-meredith-arrives-at-the-capitol-on-his-90th-birthday-march-against-crime-from-new-albany-to-jackson-concludes-yet-another-mission https://blacknewsportal.com/james-meredith-arrives-at-the-capitol-on-his-90th-birthday-march-against-crime-from-new-albany-to-jackson-concludes-yet-another-mission Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Christine King Farris, prominent civil rights leader and acclaimed author, dies at 95 https://blacknewsportal.com/christine-king-farris-prominent-civil-rights-leader-and-acclaimed-author-dies-at-95 https://blacknewsportal.com/christine-king-farris-prominent-civil-rights-leader-and-acclaimed-author-dies-at-95 Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:06 -0400 BlackNewsPortal What’s in a credo? – The Black Press is the unfailing and faithful voice of Black America, then and now https://blacknewsportal.com/whats-in-a-credo-the-black-press-is-the-unfailing-and-faithful-voice-of-black-america-then-and-now https://blacknewsportal.com/whats-in-a-credo-the-black-press-is-the-unfailing-and-faithful-voice-of-black-america-then-and-now Thu, 06 Jul 2023 06:41:05 -0400 BlackNewsPortal MS Civil Rights lawyer arrested for filming controversial traffic stop https://blacknewsportal.com/ms-civil-rights-lawyer-arrested-for-filming-controversial-traffic-stop https://blacknewsportal.com/ms-civil-rights-lawyer-arrested-for-filming-controversial-traffic-stop Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:22 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The Life & Legacy of Medgar Wiley Evers https://blacknewsportal.com/the-life-legacy-of-medgar-wiley-evers https://blacknewsportal.com/the-life-legacy-of-medgar-wiley-evers Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:21 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Rankin County NAACP hosts town hall – The terrorizing and assault of Micheal Jenkins and Eddie Parker on January 24, 2023 https://blacknewsportal.com/rankin-county-naacp-hosts-town-hall-the-terrorizing-and-assault-of-micheal-jenkins-and-eddie-parker-on-january-24-2023 https://blacknewsportal.com/rankin-county-naacp-hosts-town-hall-the-terrorizing-and-assault-of-micheal-jenkins-and-eddie-parker-on-january-24-2023 Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:21 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Juneteenth marks our country’s second Independence Day https://blacknewsportal.com/juneteenth-marks-our-countrys-second-independence-day https://blacknewsportal.com/juneteenth-marks-our-countrys-second-independence-day Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:20 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Meredith Mississippi March for Freedom revisited https://blacknewsportal.com/meredith-mississippi-march-for-freedom-revisited https://blacknewsportal.com/meredith-mississippi-march-for-freedom-revisited Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:19 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Pamela Junior celebrates 35 years of service https://blacknewsportal.com/pamela-junior-celebrates-35-years-of-service https://blacknewsportal.com/pamela-junior-celebrates-35-years-of-service Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:19 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Democratic gubernatorial candidate Brandon Presley, Part 1 – The man with sights on being the next governor of Mississippi visits with The Mississippi Link in an expanded coverage Q & A https://blacknewsportal.com/democratic-gubernatorial-candidate-brandon-presley-part-1-the-man-with-sights-on-being-the-next-governor-of-mississippi-visits-with-the-mississippi-link-in-an-expanded-coverage-q-a https://blacknewsportal.com/democratic-gubernatorial-candidate-brandon-presley-part-1-the-man-with-sights-on-being-the-next-governor-of-mississippi-visits-with-the-mississippi-link-in-an-expanded-coverage-q-a Thu, 22 Jun 2023 06:10:19 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Men who care about Jackson held second annual conference to eradicate violence https://blacknewsportal.com/men-who-care-about-jackson-held-second-annual-conference-to-eradicate-violence https://blacknewsportal.com/men-who-care-about-jackson-held-second-annual-conference-to-eradicate-violence Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:15 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Global Super Star and Queen of Rock ‘N’ Roll Tina Turner – Remembered https://blacknewsportal.com/global-super-star-and-queen-of-rock-n-roll-tina-turner-remembered https://blacknewsportal.com/global-super-star-and-queen-of-rock-n-roll-tina-turner-remembered Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:14 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Isaac K. Byrd, Jr. The people’s attorney https://blacknewsportal.com/isaac-k-byrd-jr-the-peoples-attorney https://blacknewsportal.com/isaac-k-byrd-jr-the-peoples-attorney Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Nissan Canton: a Mississippi first, celebrates 20 years of becoming a state staple – Hear from employees with 20&year longevity https://blacknewsportal.com/nissan-canton-a-mississippi-first-celebrates-20-years-of-becoming-a-state-staple-hear-from-employees-with-20-year-longevity https://blacknewsportal.com/nissan-canton-a-mississippi-first-celebrates-20-years-of-becoming-a-state-staple-hear-from-employees-with-20-year-longevity Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Biden&Harris Administration invests $115 million in funding to respond to the drinking water emergency in Jackson, Mississippi – EPA funding is first awarded of $600 million total secured by the Biden&Harris Administration for Jackson’s water system https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-harris-administration-invests-115-million-in-funding-to-respond-to-the-drinking-water-emergency-in-jackson-mississippi-epa-funding-is-first-awarded-of-600-million-total-secured-by-the-biden-harris-administration-for-jacksons-water-system https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-harris-administration-invests-115-million-in-funding-to-respond-to-the-drinking-water-emergency-in-jackson-mississippi-epa-funding-is-first-awarded-of-600-million-total-secured-by-the-biden-harris-administration-for-jacksons-water-system Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Tougaloo College President Carmen Walters announces she is stepping down https://blacknewsportal.com/tougaloo-college-president-carmen-walters-announces-she-is-stepping-down https://blacknewsportal.com/tougaloo-college-president-carmen-walters-announces-she-is-stepping-down Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The war against being woke https://blacknewsportal.com/the-war-against-being-woke https://blacknewsportal.com/the-war-against-being-woke Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal With Carolyn Bryant’s death, where is justice for Emmett Till? https://blacknewsportal.com/with-carolyn-bryants-death-where-is-justice-for-emmett-till https://blacknewsportal.com/with-carolyn-bryants-death-where-is-justice-for-emmett-till Wed, 07 Jun 2023 20:09:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Gun Assault Rates Doubled for Children in 4 Major Cities During the Pandemic, New Data Shows https://blacknewsportal.com/gun-assault-rates-doubled-for-children-in-4-major-cities-during-the-pandemic-new-data-shows https://blacknewsportal.com/gun-assault-rates-doubled-for-children-in-4-major-cities-during-the-pandemic-new-data-shows Tue, 23 May 2023 12:47:01 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Durante la pandemia, se duplicó el número de niños heridos por armas de fuego en cuatro grandes ciudades https://blacknewsportal.com/durante-la-pandemia-se-duplico-el-numero-de-ninos-heridos-por-armas-de-fuego-en-cuatro-grandes-ciudades https://blacknewsportal.com/durante-la-pandemia-se-duplico-el-numero-de-ninos-heridos-por-armas-de-fuego-en-cuatro-grandes-ciudades Tue, 23 May 2023 12:47:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal What kind of monuments do we deserve? https://blacknewsportal.com/what-kind-of-monuments-do-we-deserve https://blacknewsportal.com/what-kind-of-monuments-do-we-deserve Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:59 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Woodlea Homeowner’s Association honors Frances Morris for 20 yrs of service https://blacknewsportal.com/woodlea-homeowners-association-honors-frances-morris-for-20-yrs-of-service https://blacknewsportal.com/woodlea-homeowners-association-honors-frances-morris-for-20-yrs-of-service Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:58 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Remembering Judge LaRita Cooper&Stokes First African&American Female Judge in Hinds County https://blacknewsportal.com/remembering-judge-larita-cooper-stokes-first-african-american-female-judge-in-hinds-county https://blacknewsportal.com/remembering-judge-larita-cooper-stokes-first-african-american-female-judge-in-hinds-county Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:57 -0400 BlackNewsPortal In guns we trust https://blacknewsportal.com/in-guns-we-trust https://blacknewsportal.com/in-guns-we-trust Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:56 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Dr. Marilyn Johnson&Luckett – President Biden’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipient – Taken by surprise https://blacknewsportal.com/dr-marilyn-johnson-luckett-president-bidens-lifetime-achievement-award-recipient-taken-by-surprise https://blacknewsportal.com/dr-marilyn-johnson-luckett-president-bidens-lifetime-achievement-award-recipient-taken-by-surprise Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal HB 1020 power grab now in the Courts https://blacknewsportal.com/hb-1020-power-grab-now-in-the-courts https://blacknewsportal.com/hb-1020-power-grab-now-in-the-courts Tue, 23 May 2023 12:46:54 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Working Together Jackson – WTJ: Refounding Convention and City&wide Assembly https://blacknewsportal.com/working-together-jackson-wtj-refounding-convention-and-city-wide-assembly https://blacknewsportal.com/working-together-jackson-wtj-refounding-convention-and-city-wide-assembly Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:35 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Listening sessions prod IHL Board of Trustees to seek qualified candidates for the next president of JSU https://blacknewsportal.com/listening-sessions-prod-ihl-board-of-trustees-to-seek-qualified-candidates-for-the-next-president-of-jsu https://blacknewsportal.com/listening-sessions-prod-ihl-board-of-trustees-to-seek-qualified-candidates-for-the-next-president-of-jsu Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:35 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Good Morning America visits Rolling Fork after EF&4 tornado hit the area over one month ago https://blacknewsportal.com/good-morning-america-visits-rolling-fork-after-ef-4-tornado-hit-the-area-over-one-month-ago https://blacknewsportal.com/good-morning-america-visits-rolling-fork-after-ef-4-tornado-hit-the-area-over-one-month-ago Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:34 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Democracy Under Siege in Mississippi: Fighting efforts to suppress the will of black and marginalized citizens https://blacknewsportal.com/democracy-under-siege-in-mississippi-fighting-efforts-to-suppress-the-will-of-black-and-marginalized-citizens https://blacknewsportal.com/democracy-under-siege-in-mississippi-fighting-efforts-to-suppress-the-will-of-black-and-marginalized-citizens Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:33 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mount Nebo Baptist Church celebrates 100 years https://blacknewsportal.com/mount-nebo-baptist-church-celebrates-100-years https://blacknewsportal.com/mount-nebo-baptist-church-celebrates-100-years Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:32 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Crisler holds press conference stating he plans to stay in the race https://blacknewsportal.com/crisler-holds-press-conference-stating-he-plans-to-stay-in-the-race https://blacknewsportal.com/crisler-holds-press-conference-stating-he-plans-to-stay-in-the-race Tue, 09 May 2023 11:39:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Profile in leadership: Augustus Leon Collins https://blacknewsportal.com/profile-in-leadership-augustus-leon-collins https://blacknewsportal.com/profile-in-leadership-augustus-leon-collins Mon, 24 Apr 2023 16:49:01 -0400 BlackNewsPortal MCTLC hosts 19th annual literary luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/mctlc-hosts-19th-annual-literary-luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/mctlc-hosts-19th-annual-literary-luncheon Mon, 24 Apr 2023 16:49:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal From court action to an agreement on trash contract https://blacknewsportal.com/from-court-action-to-an-agreement-on-trash-contract https://blacknewsportal.com/from-court-action-to-an-agreement-on-trash-contract Mon, 24 Apr 2023 16:48:59 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson City Council special meeting – All kinds of trash, Part 2 – Second Special Council Meeting this week comes and goes with no progress made https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-council-special-meeting-all-kinds-of-trash-part-2-second-special-council-meeting-this-week-comes-and-goes-with-no-progress-made https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-council-special-meeting-all-kinds-of-trash-part-2-second-special-council-meeting-this-week-comes-and-goes-with-no-progress-made Sun, 16 Apr 2023 16:58:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Faith leaders unite to end HIV epidemic https://blacknewsportal.com/faith-leaders-unite-to-end-hiv-epidemic https://blacknewsportal.com/faith-leaders-unite-to-end-hiv-epidemic Sun, 16 Apr 2023 16:58:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson City Council special meeting – All kinds of trash, Part 1 https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-council-special-meeting-all-kinds-of-trash-part-1 https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-city-council-special-meeting-all-kinds-of-trash-part-1 Sun, 16 Apr 2023 16:58:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi’s Own Celebrated in Women’s History Month “50 Years with WKXI&107.5 FM Radio’s Lady Vee” https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-own-celebrated-in-womens-history-month-50-years-with-wkxi-1075-fm-radios-lady-vee https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-own-celebrated-in-womens-history-month-50-years-with-wkxi-1075-fm-radios-lady-vee Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:15 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson Resident Shirley B. Johnson Shares Devastation from the Mississippi Tornado that Ripped Through Rolling Fork https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-resident-shirley-b-johnson-shares-devastation-from-the-mississippi-tornado-that-ripped-through-rolling-fork https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-resident-shirley-b-johnson-shares-devastation-from-the-mississippi-tornado-that-ripped-through-rolling-fork Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:14 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Born in Holly Springs, Mississippi…. Women’s History Month Salute to Ida B. Wells, Renowned Crusade Journalist, Newspaper Owner https://blacknewsportal.com/born-in-holly-springs-mississippi-womens-history-month-salute-to-ida-b-wells-renowned-crusade-journalist-newspaper-owner https://blacknewsportal.com/born-in-holly-springs-mississippi-womens-history-month-salute-to-ida-b-wells-renowned-crusade-journalist-newspaper-owner Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:12 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Council vote results in no trash collection – What’s more important to Jackson City Council – being anti&mayor or being pro&residents? https://blacknewsportal.com/council-vote-results-in-no-trash-collection-whats-more-important-to-jackson-city-council-being-anti-mayor-or-being-pro-residents https://blacknewsportal.com/council-vote-results-in-no-trash-collection-whats-more-important-to-jackson-city-council-being-anti-mayor-or-being-pro-residents Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:11 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson takeover legislation enroute to governor – HB1020 and SB2343 steal municipality power in broad daylight https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-takeover-legislation-enroute-to-governor-hb1020-and-sb2343-steal-municipality-power-in-broad-daylight https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-takeover-legislation-enroute-to-governor-hb1020-and-sb2343-steal-municipality-power-in-broad-daylight Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Donald Trump arrested, ex&prez is officially an accused felon https://blacknewsportal.com/donald-trump-arrested-ex-prez-is-officially-an-accused-felon https://blacknewsportal.com/donald-trump-arrested-ex-prez-is-officially-an-accused-felon Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal California Governor Gavin Newsom and family, Jackson Mayor Lumumba and family join College Hill in celebrating 116th church anniversary – Pastor Stanley Smith delivers message https://blacknewsportal.com/california-governor-gavin-newsom-and-family-jackson-mayor-lumumba-and-family-join-college-hill-in-celebrating-116th-church-anniversary-pastor-stanley-smith-delivers-message https://blacknewsportal.com/california-governor-gavin-newsom-and-family-jackson-mayor-lumumba-and-family-join-college-hill-in-celebrating-116th-church-anniversary-pastor-stanley-smith-delivers-message Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Two Mississippi Museums first&ever director announces retirement https://blacknewsportal.com/two-mississippi-museums-first-ever-director-announces-retirement https://blacknewsportal.com/two-mississippi-museums-first-ever-director-announces-retirement Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Medicaid expansion ‘too little, too late’ as Greenwood Leflore Hospital finds way to stay open until 2024 https://blacknewsportal.com/medicaid-expansion-too-little-too-late-as-greenwood-leflore-hospital-finds-way-to-stay-open-until-2024 https://blacknewsportal.com/medicaid-expansion-too-little-too-late-as-greenwood-leflore-hospital-finds-way-to-stay-open-until-2024 Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Economic Growth for Small Businesses, Farmers, and Ranchers in Southern States offers “Path to Prosperity” workshops https://blacknewsportal.com/economic-growth-for-small-businesses-farmers-and-ranchers-in-southern-states-offers-path-to-prosperity-workshops https://blacknewsportal.com/economic-growth-for-small-businesses-farmers-and-ranchers-in-southern-states-offers-path-to-prosperity-workshops Sat, 08 Apr 2023 06:31:06 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Future of Jackson’s trash pickup just days away https://blacknewsportal.com/future-of-jacksons-trash-pickup-just-days-away https://blacknewsportal.com/future-of-jacksons-trash-pickup-just-days-away Tue, 28 Mar 2023 06:44:46 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Public health and welfare in Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-public-health-and-welfare-in-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-public-health-and-welfare-in-mississippi Tue, 28 Mar 2023 06:44:45 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Pacientes negros visten elegante y hablan distinto para evitar prejuicios cuando van al médico https://blacknewsportal.com/pacientes-negros-visten-elegante-y-hablan-distinto-para-evitar-prejuicios-cuando-van-al-medico https://blacknewsportal.com/pacientes-negros-visten-elegante-y-hablan-distinto-para-evitar-prejuicios-cuando-van-al-medico Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Feds Move to Rein In Prior Authorization, a System That Harms and Frustrates Patients https://blacknewsportal.com/feds-move-to-rein-in-prior-authorization-a-system-that-harms-and-frustrates-patients https://blacknewsportal.com/feds-move-to-rein-in-prior-authorization-a-system-that-harms-and-frustrates-patients Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Pandemic Stress, Gangs, and Utter Fear Fueled a Rise in Teen Shootings https://blacknewsportal.com/pandemic-stress-gangs-and-utter-fear-fueled-a-rise-in-teen-shootings https://blacknewsportal.com/pandemic-stress-gangs-and-utter-fear-fueled-a-rise-in-teen-shootings Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:08 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Estrés pandémico, pandillas y miedo impulsaron un aumento de tiroteos adolescentes https://blacknewsportal.com/estres-pandemico-pandillas-y-miedo-impulsaron-un-aumento-de-tiroteos-adolescentes https://blacknewsportal.com/estres-pandemico-pandillas-y-miedo-impulsaron-un-aumento-de-tiroteos-adolescentes Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:07 -0400 BlackNewsPortal “I See You… I Hear You… The Time Is Now” – Attorney Darla Mannery Palmer, candidate for Hinds County D.A. https://blacknewsportal.com/i-see-you-i-hear-you-the-time-is-now-attorney-darla-mannery-palmer-candidate-for-hinds-county-da https://blacknewsportal.com/i-see-you-i-hear-you-the-time-is-now-attorney-darla-mannery-palmer-candidate-for-hinds-county-da Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:06 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Connecting the Dots Foundation, Inc. celebrates Women Storytellers for Women’s History Month https://blacknewsportal.com/connecting-the-dots-foundation-inc-celebrates-women-storytellers-for-womens-history-month https://blacknewsportal.com/connecting-the-dots-foundation-inc-celebrates-women-storytellers-for-womens-history-month Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:05 -0400 BlackNewsPortal ‘Black in Law’ Trailblazers Celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/black-in-law-trailblazers-celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/black-in-law-trailblazers-celebration Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:04 -0400 BlackNewsPortal More than 130 registered for the SBA Community Navigator Pilot Program’s (CNPP) MS Delta Lending Fair – ‘The take&aways were great,’ says Alonzo Lewis https://blacknewsportal.com/more-than-130-registered-for-the-sba-community-navigator-pilot-programs-cnpp-ms-delta-lending-fair-the-take-aways-were-great-says-alonzo-lewis https://blacknewsportal.com/more-than-130-registered-for-the-sba-community-navigator-pilot-programs-cnpp-ms-delta-lending-fair-the-take-aways-were-great-says-alonzo-lewis Tue, 21 Mar 2023 12:10:03 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Hurting Jackson hurts all of Mississippi – Need for improving state and local relationships – with a very special ending https://blacknewsportal.com/hurting-jackson-hurts-all-of-mississippi-need-for-improving-state-and-local-relationships-with-a-very-special-ending https://blacknewsportal.com/hurting-jackson-hurts-all-of-mississippi-need-for-improving-state-and-local-relationships-with-a-very-special-ending Thu, 09 Mar 2023 12:52:54 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi Legislature adopts Resolution 37 honorng Attorney Constance Slaughter&Harvey https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-legislature-adopts-resolution-37-honorng-attorney-constance-slaughter-harvey https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-legislature-adopts-resolution-37-honorng-attorney-constance-slaughter-harvey Thu, 09 Mar 2023 12:52:53 -0500 BlackNewsPortal On the anniversary of Bloody Sunday Biden and Harris vow continued push for voting rights https://blacknewsportal.com/on-the-anniversary-of-bloody-sunday-biden-and-harris-vow-continued-push-for-voting-rights https://blacknewsportal.com/on-the-anniversary-of-bloody-sunday-biden-and-harris-vow-continued-push-for-voting-rights Thu, 09 Mar 2023 12:52:53 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Elayne Hayes&Anthony, Ph.D. chosen as temporary acting president of Jackson State University https://blacknewsportal.com/elayne-hayes-anthony-phd-chosen-as-temporary-acting-president-of-jackson-state-university https://blacknewsportal.com/elayne-hayes-anthony-phd-chosen-as-temporary-acting-president-of-jackson-state-university Thu, 09 Mar 2023 12:52:53 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Eva Crisler, candidate – Supervisor, District 1 – holds press conference https://blacknewsportal.com/eva-crisler-candidate-supervisor-district-1-holds-press-conference https://blacknewsportal.com/eva-crisler-candidate-supervisor-district-1-holds-press-conference Mon, 06 Mar 2023 01:15:30 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi Democratic Party welcomes new executive director https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-democratic-party-welcomes-new-executive-director https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-democratic-party-welcomes-new-executive-director Mon, 06 Mar 2023 01:15:29 -0500 BlackNewsPortal 18&year old Terry Rogers candidate for MS Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce https://blacknewsportal.com/18-year-old-terry-rogers-candidate-for-ms-commissioner-of-agriculture-and-commerce https://blacknewsportal.com/18-year-old-terry-rogers-candidate-for-ms-commissioner-of-agriculture-and-commerce Mon, 06 Mar 2023 01:15:29 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi House Bill 1020 brazenly resurrects Jim Crow sizzling racial oppression: Mississippi is still burning https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-house-bill-1020-brazenly-resurrects-jim-crow-sizzling-racial-oppression-mississippi-is-still-burning https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-house-bill-1020-brazenly-resurrects-jim-crow-sizzling-racial-oppression-mississippi-is-still-burning Fri, 24 Feb 2023 00:40:02 -0500 BlackNewsPortal A BLACK HISTORY SPOTLIGHT: The Bolton, Miss. native who led the U.S. House Select Committee on the Jan. 6 Attack – ‘I ain’t taking off my pin. I ain’t getting on the floor!’ https://blacknewsportal.com/a-black-history-spotlight-the-bolton-miss-native-who-led-the-us-house-select-committee-on-the-jan-6-attack-i-aint-taking-off-my-pin-i-aint-getting-on-the-floor https://blacknewsportal.com/a-black-history-spotlight-the-bolton-miss-native-who-led-the-us-house-select-committee-on-the-jan-6-attack-i-aint-taking-off-my-pin-i-aint-getting-on-the-floor Fri, 24 Feb 2023 00:40:01 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Legendary State Legislator Representative Alyce Griffin Clarke https://blacknewsportal.com/legendary-state-legislator-representative-alyce-griffin-clarke https://blacknewsportal.com/legendary-state-legislator-representative-alyce-griffin-clarke Fri, 24 Feb 2023 00:40:01 -0500 BlackNewsPortal A whole lot of ‘taking’ going on https://blacknewsportal.com/a-whole-lot-of-taking-going-on https://blacknewsportal.com/a-whole-lot-of-taking-going-on Sun, 19 Feb 2023 19:26:33 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Civil Rights legends honored at New Hope Baptist Church’s 12th Annual Back in the Day Black History Celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/civil-rights-legends-honored-at-new-hope-baptist-churchs-12th-annual-back-in-the-day-black-history-celebration https://blacknewsportal.com/civil-rights-legends-honored-at-new-hope-baptist-churchs-12th-annual-back-in-the-day-black-history-celebration Sun, 19 Feb 2023 19:26:32 -0500 BlackNewsPortal U.S. Congressman James Clyburn speaks at New Bethel AME Church in Jackson – Men’s Day theme: Prepring Leaders for Today and Tomorrow https://blacknewsportal.com/us-congressman-james-clyburn-speaks-at-new-bethel-ame-church-in-jackson-mens-day-theme-prepring-leaders-for-today-and-tomorrow https://blacknewsportal.com/us-congressman-james-clyburn-speaks-at-new-bethel-ame-church-in-jackson-mens-day-theme-prepring-leaders-for-today-and-tomorrow Sun, 19 Feb 2023 19:26:31 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Fatal Natchez house fire believed to be accidental https://blacknewsportal.com/fatal-natchez-house-fire-believed-to-be-accidental https://blacknewsportal.com/fatal-natchez-house-fire-believed-to-be-accidental Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:21 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Dive team searches river for worker’s body in Natchez https://blacknewsportal.com/dive-team-searches-river-for-workers-body-in-natchez https://blacknewsportal.com/dive-team-searches-river-for-workers-body-in-natchez Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:21 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Hattiesburg Zoo to host anti&Valentine’s Day event Saturday https://blacknewsportal.com/hattiesburg-zoo-to-host-anti-valentines-day-event-saturday https://blacknewsportal.com/hattiesburg-zoo-to-host-anti-valentines-day-event-saturday Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:20 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Two charged with murder of teen in Yazoo County https://blacknewsportal.com/two-charged-with-murder-of-teen-in-yazoo-county https://blacknewsportal.com/two-charged-with-murder-of-teen-in-yazoo-county Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:20 -0500 BlackNewsPortal How many burn patients is UMMC treating? Depends on who you ask https://blacknewsportal.com/how-many-burn-patients-is-ummc-treating-depends-on-who-you-ask https://blacknewsportal.com/how-many-burn-patients-is-ummc-treating-depends-on-who-you-ask Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:20 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Operation Tornado visits McLaurin Elementary School https://blacknewsportal.com/operation-tornado-visits-mclaurin-elementary-school https://blacknewsportal.com/operation-tornado-visits-mclaurin-elementary-school Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:19 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Clinton to hold vote on medical marijuana https://blacknewsportal.com/clinton-to-hold-vote-on-medical-marijuana https://blacknewsportal.com/clinton-to-hold-vote-on-medical-marijuana Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:19 -0500 BlackNewsPortal State Route 587 to close in Lawrence County for pipe replacement https://blacknewsportal.com/state-route-587-to-close-in-lawrence-county-for-pipe-replacement https://blacknewsportal.com/state-route-587-to-close-in-lawrence-county-for-pipe-replacement Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:19 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Hinds County’s first medical marijuana dispensary opens https://blacknewsportal.com/hinds-countys-first-medical-marijuana-dispensary-opens https://blacknewsportal.com/hinds-countys-first-medical-marijuana-dispensary-opens Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:18 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Jackson names interim public works director https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-names-interim-public-works-director https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-names-interim-public-works-director Sun, 12 Feb 2023 01:29:18 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Oppression surging above the baseline https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-oppression-surging-above-the-baseline https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-oppression-surging-above-the-baseline Sat, 04 Feb 2023 03:36:40 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Walking the walk, then and now – An afternoon with Clarence E. Magee, president of the NAACP – Forrest County Branch https://blacknewsportal.com/walking-the-walk-then-and-now-an-afternoon-with-clarence-e-magee-president-of-the-naacp-forrest-county-branch https://blacknewsportal.com/walking-the-walk-then-and-now-an-afternoon-with-clarence-e-magee-president-of-the-naacp-forrest-county-branch Sat, 04 Feb 2023 03:36:38 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Opposing House Bill 1020 on the steps of the Capitol https://blacknewsportal.com/opposing-house-bill-1020-on-the-steps-of-the-capitol https://blacknewsportal.com/opposing-house-bill-1020-on-the-steps-of-the-capitol Sat, 04 Feb 2023 03:36:37 -0500 BlackNewsPortal A glimpse of activities in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://blacknewsportal.com/a-glimpse-of-activities-in-honor-of-dr-martin-luther-king-jr https://blacknewsportal.com/a-glimpse-of-activities-in-honor-of-dr-martin-luther-king-jr Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:07:04 -0500 BlackNewsPortal MVSU Mass Communication welcomes National Entertainment Executive Johnnie Walker Walker shares MLK experience during visit https://blacknewsportal.com/mvsu-mass-communication-welcomes-national-entertainment-executive-johnnie-walker-walker-shares-mlk-experience-during-visit https://blacknewsportal.com/mvsu-mass-communication-welcomes-national-entertainment-executive-johnnie-walker-walker-shares-mlk-experience-during-visit Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:07:03 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Timeless counsel from our revered Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. – Rediscovering Lost Values https://blacknewsportal.com/timeless-counsel-from-our-revered-dr-rev-martin-luther-king-jr-rediscovering-lost-values https://blacknewsportal.com/timeless-counsel-from-our-revered-dr-rev-martin-luther-king-jr-rediscovering-lost-values Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:07:03 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee introduces Anti&White Supremacy Bill, then schools Republican Boebert on hate https://blacknewsportal.com/democrat-sheila-jackson-lee-introduces-anti-white-supremacy-bill-then-schools-republican-boebert-on-hate https://blacknewsportal.com/democrat-sheila-jackson-lee-introduces-anti-white-supremacy-bill-then-schools-republican-boebert-on-hate Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:07:02 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Amid Mississippi water woes, proposal could unseat mayors https://blacknewsportal.com/amid-mississippi-water-woes-proposal-could-unseat-mayors https://blacknewsportal.com/amid-mississippi-water-woes-proposal-could-unseat-mayors Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:07:00 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Jay&Z&funded lawsuits end as Mississippi improves prison https://blacknewsportal.com/jay-z-funded-lawsuits-end-as-mississippi-improves-prison https://blacknewsportal.com/jay-z-funded-lawsuits-end-as-mississippi-improves-prison Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:06:59 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Joint Effort: Cleanup Day and giving to the homeless and needy in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. https://blacknewsportal.com/joint-effort-cleanup-day-and-giving-to-the-homeless-and-needy-in-honor-of-the-rev-dr-martin-luther-king-jr https://blacknewsportal.com/joint-effort-cleanup-day-and-giving-to-the-homeless-and-needy-in-honor-of-the-rev-dr-martin-luther-king-jr Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:06:59 -0500 BlackNewsPortal The other side of unemployment in Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/the-other-side-of-unemployment-in-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/the-other-side-of-unemployment-in-mississippi Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:06:59 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Capitols, domes, eagles and more https://blacknewsportal.com/capitols-domes-eagles-and-more https://blacknewsportal.com/capitols-domes-eagles-and-more Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:06:58 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Dr. Dwayne Pickett meets with the Department of Justice regarding Capital City police abuse https://blacknewsportal.com/dr-dwayne-pickett-meets-with-the-department-of-justice-regarding-capital-city-police-abuse https://blacknewsportal.com/dr-dwayne-pickett-meets-with-the-department-of-justice-regarding-capital-city-police-abuse Sat, 28 Jan 2023 08:06:58 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Jackson water crisis: What can you do? https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-jackson-water-crisis-what-can-you-do https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-jackson-water-crisis-what-can-you-do Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:30:49 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Eyes of compassion https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-eyes-of-compassion https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-eyes-of-compassion Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:30:48 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: 2022 Midterm Elections – Democracy holds on https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-2022-midterm-elections-democracy-holds-on https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-2022-midterm-elections-democracy-holds-on Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:30:47 -0500 BlackNewsPortal ELECTION NIGHT LIVE W/THE BLACK PRESS & GUESTS https://blacknewsportal.com/election-night-live-wthe-black-press-guests https://blacknewsportal.com/election-night-live-wthe-black-press-guests Sat, 12 Nov 2022 11:52:14 -0500 BlackNewsPortal At the expense of black people https://blacknewsportal.com/at-the-expense-of-black-people https://blacknewsportal.com/at-the-expense-of-black-people Sat, 12 Nov 2022 11:52:11 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Carmen J. Walters, Ph.D speaks at Women’s Day celebration – College Hill honors Malena W. Dow as Woman of the Year https://blacknewsportal.com/carmen-j-walters-phd-speaks-at-womens-day-celebration-college-hill-honors-malena-w-dow-as-woman-of-the-year https://blacknewsportal.com/carmen-j-walters-phd-speaks-at-womens-day-celebration-college-hill-honors-malena-w-dow-as-woman-of-the-year Sat, 12 Nov 2022 11:52:10 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Arson suspect arrested for setting 7 fires in West Jackson – also caught on camera breaking glass at College Hill Church https://blacknewsportal.com/arson-suspect-arrested-for-setting-7-fires-in-west-jackson-also-caught-on-camera-breaking-glass-at-college-hill-church https://blacknewsportal.com/arson-suspect-arrested-for-setting-7-fires-in-west-jackson-also-caught-on-camera-breaking-glass-at-college-hill-church Sat, 12 Nov 2022 11:52:10 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Veteran Spotlight – Marsey Randall https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-veteran-spotlight-marsey-randall https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-veteran-spotlight-marsey-randall Sat, 12 Nov 2022 11:52:09 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Oppression a way of life in Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-oppression-a-way-of-life-in-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-oppression-a-way-of-life-in-mississippi Mon, 07 Nov 2022 07:40:49 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Poor Peoples Campaign arrives yet again in Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/poor-peoples-campaign-arrives-yet-again-in-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/poor-peoples-campaign-arrives-yet-again-in-jackson Mon, 07 Nov 2022 07:40:48 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi Museum of Art presents exhibits of Jamal Cyrus and Maude Schuyler Clay https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-museum-of-art-presents-exhibits-of-jamal-cyrus-and-maude-schuyler-clay https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-museum-of-art-presents-exhibits-of-jamal-cyrus-and-maude-schuyler-clay Mon, 07 Nov 2022 07:40:47 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Jackson’s Water Crisis Town Hall meeting at New Hope Baptist Church (with overflowing crowd) – Features Congressman Bennie Thompson and NAACP President Derrick Johnson https://blacknewsportal.com/jacksons-water-crisis-town-hall-meeting-at-new-hope-baptist-church-with-overflowing-crowd-features-congressman-bennie-thompson-and-naacp-president-derrick-johnson https://blacknewsportal.com/jacksons-water-crisis-town-hall-meeting-at-new-hope-baptist-church-with-overflowing-crowd-features-congressman-bennie-thompson-and-naacp-president-derrick-johnson Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:56:47 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Inside The Mississippi Link newspaper https://blacknewsportal.com/inside-the-mississippi-link-newspaper https://blacknewsportal.com/inside-the-mississippi-link-newspaper Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:56:46 -0400 BlackNewsPortal “My faith started to waiver, unbelief was my best friend” – A testimony of how Sandra Jenkins regained her faith https://blacknewsportal.com/my-faith-started-to-waiver-unbelief-was-my-best-friend-a-testimony-of-how-sandra-jenkins-regained-her-faith https://blacknewsportal.com/my-faith-started-to-waiver-unbelief-was-my-best-friend-a-testimony-of-how-sandra-jenkins-regained-her-faith Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:56:45 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Pelahatchie students participate in statewide tornado drill https://blacknewsportal.com/pelahatchie-students-participate-in-statewide-tornado-drill https://blacknewsportal.com/pelahatchie-students-participate-in-statewide-tornado-drill Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:37 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Groundbreaking held for Keifer’s in Madison https://blacknewsportal.com/groundbreaking-held-for-keifers-in-madison https://blacknewsportal.com/groundbreaking-held-for-keifers-in-madison Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:36 -0400 BlackNewsPortal What to know ahead of Jackson State’s homecoming https://blacknewsportal.com/what-to-know-ahead-of-jackson-states-homecoming https://blacknewsportal.com/what-to-know-ahead-of-jackson-states-homecoming Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:35 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson neighbors suffering from multiple water main breaks https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-neighbors-suffering-from-multiple-water-main-breaks https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-neighbors-suffering-from-multiple-water-main-breaks Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:34 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Holmes County neighbors concerned about recent shootings https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-county-neighbors-concerned-about-recent-shootings https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-county-neighbors-concerned-about-recent-shootings Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:33 -0400 BlackNewsPortal I&220 temporary ramp closure begins October 24 https://blacknewsportal.com/i-220-temporary-ramp-closure-begins-october-24 https://blacknewsportal.com/i-220-temporary-ramp-closure-begins-october-24 Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:33 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Two institutions that are more than conquerors unite in fellowship https://blacknewsportal.com/two-institutions-that-are-more-than-conquerors-unite-in-fellowship https://blacknewsportal.com/two-institutions-that-are-more-than-conquerors-unite-in-fellowship Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:32 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Judge says no to $10M for private schools https://blacknewsportal.com/judge-says-no-to-10m-for-private-schools https://blacknewsportal.com/judge-says-no-to-10m-for-private-schools Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:31 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Bombshell disclosures in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Hearing https://blacknewsportal.com/bombshell-disclosures-in-temporary-assistance-for-needy-families-tanf-hearing https://blacknewsportal.com/bombshell-disclosures-in-temporary-assistance-for-needy-families-tanf-hearing Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:30 -0400 BlackNewsPortal SWAC Homecoming Weekend for Jackson State, Alcorn State and Mississippi Valley State https://blacknewsportal.com/swac-homecoming-weekend-for-jackson-state-alcorn-state-and-mississippi-valley-state https://blacknewsportal.com/swac-homecoming-weekend-for-jackson-state-alcorn-state-and-mississippi-valley-state Sat, 22 Oct 2022 23:22:29 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson trash – time and pressure https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-trash-time-and-pressure https://blacknewsportal.com/jackson-trash-time-and-pressure Sun, 16 Oct 2022 07:30:41 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Poor People’s Campaign marches into Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/poor-peoples-campaign-marches-into-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/poor-peoples-campaign-marches-into-jackson Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:16:02 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: United Nations report mirrors Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-united-nations-report-mirrors-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-united-nations-report-mirrors-mississippi Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:59 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Official defends Mississippi Capitol Police pursuits https://blacknewsportal.com/official-defends-mississippi-capitol-police-pursuits https://blacknewsportal.com/official-defends-mississippi-capitol-police-pursuits Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Hope walks the walk https://blacknewsportal.com/hope-walks-the-walk https://blacknewsportal.com/hope-walks-the-walk Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:54 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Ole Miss honors James Meredith 60 years after integration https://blacknewsportal.com/ole-miss-honors-james-meredith-60-years-after-integration https://blacknewsportal.com/ole-miss-honors-james-meredith-60-years-after-integration Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:53 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Former airport director arrested for covering casino, cigarette costs with government money https://blacknewsportal.com/former-airport-director-arrested-for-covering-casino-cigarette-costs-with-government-money https://blacknewsportal.com/former-airport-director-arrested-for-covering-casino-cigarette-costs-with-government-money Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:52 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Hinds County misses deadline to apply for water infrastructure repair funding https://blacknewsportal.com/hinds-county-misses-deadline-to-apply-for-water-infrastructure-repair-funding https://blacknewsportal.com/hinds-county-misses-deadline-to-apply-for-water-infrastructure-repair-funding Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:51 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Secretary of State looks to curb human trafficking with new business&involved initiative https://blacknewsportal.com/secretary-of-state-looks-to-curb-human-trafficking-with-new-business-involved-initiative https://blacknewsportal.com/secretary-of-state-looks-to-curb-human-trafficking-with-new-business-involved-initiative Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:50 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Rolls&Royce opens new 26,000&square&foot facility at Pascagoula naval site https://blacknewsportal.com/rolls-royce-opens-new-26000-square-foot-facility-at-pascagoula-naval-site https://blacknewsportal.com/rolls-royce-opens-new-26000-square-foot-facility-at-pascagoula-naval-site Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:49 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi State Fair returns to Jackson for 163rd year https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-state-fair-returns-to-jackson-for-163rd-year https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-state-fair-returns-to-jackson-for-163rd-year Mon, 10 Oct 2022 12:15:48 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Robust Community Meeting at Cade Chapel https://blacknewsportal.com/robust-community-meeting-at-cade-chapel https://blacknewsportal.com/robust-community-meeting-at-cade-chapel Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:25:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal NNPA president joins North Carolina activists to commemorate ‘Birth of Environmental Justice Movement’ https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-president-joins-north-carolina-activists-to-commemorate-birth-of-environmental-justice-movement https://blacknewsportal.com/nnpa-president-joins-north-carolina-activists-to-commemorate-birth-of-environmental-justice-movement Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:24:59 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The right of dissent https://blacknewsportal.com/the-right-of-dissent https://blacknewsportal.com/the-right-of-dissent Fri, 23 Sep 2022 13:24:52 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Malcolm X becomes 1st black honoree in Nebraska Hall of Fame https://blacknewsportal.com/malcolm-x-becomes-1st-black-honoree-in-nebraska-hall-of-fame https://blacknewsportal.com/malcolm-x-becomes-1st-black-honoree-in-nebraska-hall-of-fame Sun, 18 Sep 2022 07:41:03 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: What you can’t see in Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-what-you-cant-see-in-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-what-you-cant-see-in-jackson Sun, 18 Sep 2022 07:41:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Community voices heard loud and clear at College Hill https://blacknewsportal.com/community-voices-heard-loud-and-clear-at-college-hill https://blacknewsportal.com/community-voices-heard-loud-and-clear-at-college-hill Sun, 18 Sep 2022 07:40:57 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jewell Bronaugh, U. S. Deputy Secretary Department of Agriculture, attends CBC Policy Conference in Tunica – Announces land ownership & scholarships https://blacknewsportal.com/jewell-bronaugh-u-s-deputy-secretary-department-of-agriculture-attends-cbc-policy-conference-in-tunica-announces-land-ownership-scholarships https://blacknewsportal.com/jewell-bronaugh-u-s-deputy-secretary-department-of-agriculture-attends-cbc-policy-conference-in-tunica-announces-land-ownership-scholarships Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:15 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jackson’s rising opera star has ‘no limits’ as he soars to NYC – Bell gives a crowd&pleasing farewell performance to his hometown https://blacknewsportal.com/jacksons-rising-opera-star-has-no-limits-as-he-soars-to-nyc-bell-gives-a-crowd-pleasing-farewell-performance-to-his-hometown https://blacknewsportal.com/jacksons-rising-opera-star-has-no-limits-as-he-soars-to-nyc-bell-gives-a-crowd-pleasing-farewell-performance-to-his-hometown Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:13 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: State Auditor White’s office is full of activity https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-state-auditor-whites-office-is-full-of-activity https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-state-auditor-whites-office-is-full-of-activity Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:10 -0400 BlackNewsPortal At the fork of the stream https://blacknewsportal.com/at-the-fork-of-the-stream https://blacknewsportal.com/at-the-fork-of-the-stream Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:06 -0400 BlackNewsPortal 60&plus business owners helped at MS&Community Navigator’s first Lending Fair – 3 owners excited to get state certificate; August is National Black Business Month https://blacknewsportal.com/60-plus-business-owners-helped-at-ms-community-navigators-first-lending-fair-3-owners-excited-to-get-state-certificate-august-is-national-black-business-month https://blacknewsportal.com/60-plus-business-owners-helped-at-ms-community-navigators-first-lending-fair-3-owners-excited-to-get-state-certificate-august-is-national-black-business-month Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:04 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi capital’s black business owners decry water woes https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-capitals-black-business-owners-decry-water-woes https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-capitals-black-business-owners-decry-water-woes Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:05:00 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commentary: Water blame game can’t shroud the truth https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-water-blame-game-cant-shroud-the-truth https://blacknewsportal.com/commentary-water-blame-game-cant-shroud-the-truth Wed, 14 Sep 2022 12:04:59 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Water Distribution at City Plaza on Wednesday, Sept 7, 2022 at 4pm – 8pm https://blacknewsportal.com/water-distribution-at-city-plaza-on-wednesday-sept-7-2022-at-4pm-8pm https://blacknewsportal.com/water-distribution-at-city-plaza-on-wednesday-sept-7-2022-at-4pm-8pm Wed, 07 Sep 2022 08:27:54 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Brokenness in Jackson rising to the top https://blacknewsportal.com/brokenness-in-jackson-rising-to-the-top https://blacknewsportal.com/brokenness-in-jackson-rising-to-the-top Sun, 04 Sep 2022 15:01:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Big student loan forgiveness plan announced by Biden https://blacknewsportal.com/big-student-loan-forgiveness-plan-announced-by-biden https://blacknewsportal.com/big-student-loan-forgiveness-plan-announced-by-biden Fri, 26 Aug 2022 09:23:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal AARP launches ‘Walk with a Doc’ at Parham Bridges Park in Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/aarp-launches-walk-with-a-doc-at-parham-bridges-park-in-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/aarp-launches-walk-with-a-doc-at-parham-bridges-park-in-jackson Fri, 19 Aug 2022 18:32:42 -0400 BlackNewsPortal People First https://blacknewsportal.com/people-first https://blacknewsportal.com/people-first Fri, 12 Aug 2022 10:44:25 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi School of Health Services and Careers hold White Coat Graduation Ceremony https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-school-of-health-services-and-careers-hold-white-coat-graduation-ceremony https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-school-of-health-services-and-careers-hold-white-coat-graduation-ceremony Thu, 04 Aug 2022 04:55:38 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Noted actress Sheryl Lee Ralph to keynote JSU’s annual Mary E. Peoples Scholarship Luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/noted-actress-sheryl-lee-ralph-to-keynote-jsus-annual-mary-e-peoples-scholarship-luncheon https://blacknewsportal.com/noted-actress-sheryl-lee-ralph-to-keynote-jsus-annual-mary-e-peoples-scholarship-luncheon Sat, 30 Jul 2022 09:31:55 -0400 BlackNewsPortal ANCEBA Inaugural Summit, standing up for Jesus and Justice at the JSU E&Center https://blacknewsportal.com/anceba-inaugural-summit-standing-up-for-jesus-and-justice-at-the-jsu-e-center https://blacknewsportal.com/anceba-inaugural-summit-standing-up-for-jesus-and-justice-at-the-jsu-e-center Thu, 28 Jul 2022 07:27:09 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Senator Jordan appeals to youth during Marshall Family Reunion https://blacknewsportal.com/senator-jordan-appeals-to-youth-during-marshall-family-reunion https://blacknewsportal.com/senator-jordan-appeals-to-youth-during-marshall-family-reunion Tue, 26 Jul 2022 11:21:35 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Vice President Harris addresses NAACP convention; urges black voter participation https://blacknewsportal.com/vice-president-harris-addresses-naacp-convention-urges-black-voter-participation-4167 https://blacknewsportal.com/vice-president-harris-addresses-naacp-convention-urges-black-voter-participation-4167 Thu, 21 Jul 2022 15:00:19 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Academic Scholarship Awards Warren & Ericka Martin Foundation https://blacknewsportal.com/academic-scholarship-awards-warren-ericka-martin-foundation https://blacknewsportal.com/academic-scholarship-awards-warren-ericka-martin-foundation Mon, 18 Jul 2022 19:09:41 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Entrepreneurial Fair at The Two Museums https://blacknewsportal.com/entrepreneurial-fair-at-the-two-museums https://blacknewsportal.com/entrepreneurial-fair-at-the-two-museums Fri, 15 Jul 2022 08:15:46 -0400 BlackNewsPortal First African&Amrican senior pastor of First United Methodist Church in Tupelo retires https://blacknewsportal.com/first-african-amrican-senior-pastor-of-first-united-methodist-church-in-tupelo-retires https://blacknewsportal.com/first-african-amrican-senior-pastor-of-first-united-methodist-church-in-tupelo-retires Sat, 09 Jul 2022 21:11:42 -0400 BlackNewsPortal It’s back! The CSLC Annual HIPPY Fund Fest and Motorcycle Show https://blacknewsportal.com/its-back-the-cslc-annual-hippy-fund-fest-and-motorcycle-show https://blacknewsportal.com/its-back-the-cslc-annual-hippy-fund-fest-and-motorcycle-show Fri, 24 Jun 2022 10:04:51 -0400 BlackNewsPortal An AMEC bishop and a Baptist preacher ‘lock arms’ to celebrate Juneteenth – More than 1000 turned out for the Saturday morning downtown Jackson event https://blacknewsportal.com/an-amec-bishop-and-a-baptist-preacher-lock-arms-to-celebrate-juneteenth-more-than-1000-turned-out-for-the-saturday-morning-downtown-jackson-event https://blacknewsportal.com/an-amec-bishop-and-a-baptist-preacher-lock-arms-to-celebrate-juneteenth-more-than-1000-turned-out-for-the-saturday-morning-downtown-jackson-event Wed, 22 Jun 2022 10:26:45 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Drive&thru community baby shower works to improve state’s maternal mortality rate https://blacknewsportal.com/drive-thru-community-baby-shower-works-to-improve-states-maternal-mortality-rate https://blacknewsportal.com/drive-thru-community-baby-shower-works-to-improve-states-maternal-mortality-rate Mon, 20 Jun 2022 10:56:38 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Commitment to improving the lives of others https://blacknewsportal.com/commitment-to-improving-the-lives-of-others https://blacknewsportal.com/commitment-to-improving-the-lives-of-others Mon, 13 Jun 2022 18:41:47 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Grief Matters: Lifting it up vs leaving it behind https://blacknewsportal.com/grief-matters-lifting-it-up-vs-leaving-it-behind https://blacknewsportal.com/grief-matters-lifting-it-up-vs-leaving-it-behind Thu, 09 Jun 2022 12:45:50 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Famed Dorothy Moore honored at Jackson StateUniv. with new Mississippi Blues Trail Marker https://blacknewsportal.com/famed-dorothy-moore-honored-at-jackson-stateuniv-with-new-mississippi-blues-trail-marker https://blacknewsportal.com/famed-dorothy-moore-honored-at-jackson-stateuniv-with-new-mississippi-blues-trail-marker Sat, 04 Jun 2022 16:31:17 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Holmes County Central High School Class of 2022: Scholars of ‘Resiliency’ – Send&off advice: ‘Don’t abort your source of strength’ and ‘Don’t eat the marshmallow’ https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-county-central-high-school-class-of-2022-scholars-of-resiliency-send-off-advice-dont-abort-your-source-of-strength-and-dont-eat-the-marshmallow https://blacknewsportal.com/holmes-county-central-high-school-class-of-2022-scholars-of-resiliency-send-off-advice-dont-abort-your-source-of-strength-and-dont-eat-the-marshmallow Fri, 27 May 2022 16:50:58 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Junetenth Expo to headline Bobby Rush, The Mississippi Mass Choir, motorcade parade and 100 marriages https://blacknewsportal.com/junetenth-expo-to-headline-bobby-rush-the-mississippi-mass-choir-motorcade-parade-and-100-marriages https://blacknewsportal.com/junetenth-expo-to-headline-bobby-rush-the-mississippi-mass-choir-motorcade-parade-and-100-marriages Sat, 14 May 2022 08:43:35 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Magnolia Bar Association supports confirmation of Judge Brown Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/magnolia-bar-association-supports-confirmation-of-judge-brown-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/magnolia-bar-association-supports-confirmation-of-judge-brown-jackson Sun, 03 Apr 2022 15:31:05 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Four outstanding community servants celebrated for their untiring service – A Women’s History Month brunch or praise and worship service? https://blacknewsportal.com/four-outstanding-community-servants-celebrated-for-their-untiring-service-a-womens-history-month-brunch-or-praise-and-worship-service https://blacknewsportal.com/four-outstanding-community-servants-celebrated-for-their-untiring-service-a-womens-history-month-brunch-or-praise-and-worship-service Sat, 02 Apr 2022 17:07:27 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The third day of Confirmation Hearings reveal two troubling reasons GOP senators oppose Judge Jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/the-third-day-of-confirmation-hearings-reveal-two-troubling-reasons-gop-senators-oppose-judge-jackson https://blacknewsportal.com/the-third-day-of-confirmation-hearings-reveal-two-troubling-reasons-gop-senators-oppose-judge-jackson Fri, 25 Mar 2022 08:19:30 -0400 BlackNewsPortal 10 cheapest gas prices in Mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/10-cheapest-gas-prices-in-mississippi https://blacknewsportal.com/10-cheapest-gas-prices-in-mississippi Sat, 19 Mar 2022 03:30:36 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Jussie Smollett released from jail https://blacknewsportal.com/jussie-smollett-released-from-jail https://blacknewsportal.com/jussie-smollett-released-from-jail Fri, 18 Mar 2022 12:25:49 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The Black Press of America celebrates 195 years of pleading the cause of African descendants everywhere https://blacknewsportal.com/the-black-press-of-america-celebrates-195-years-of-pleading-the-cause-of-african-descendants-everywhere https://blacknewsportal.com/the-black-press-of-america-celebrates-195-years-of-pleading-the-cause-of-african-descendants-everywhere Thu, 17 Mar 2022 13:39:26 -0400 BlackNewsPortal A two&part series: Senator David Lee Jordan, ‘a maladjusted man’ – Part 2: From a sharecropper’s son to an elector who helped make presidential history https://blacknewsportal.com/a-two-part-series-senator-david-lee-jordan-a-maladjusted-man-part-2-from-a-sharecroppers-son-to-an-elector-who-helped-make-presidential-history https://blacknewsportal.com/a-two-part-series-senator-david-lee-jordan-a-maladjusted-man-part-2-from-a-sharecroppers-son-to-an-elector-who-helped-make-presidential-history Thu, 10 Mar 2022 06:44:14 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Russia and inflation take centerstage at SOTU as President briefly mentions voting rights https://blacknewsportal.com/russia-and-inflation-take-centerstage-at-sotu-as-president-briefly-mentions-voting-rights https://blacknewsportal.com/russia-and-inflation-take-centerstage-at-sotu-as-president-briefly-mentions-voting-rights Wed, 09 Mar 2022 21:40:24 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Smart Greenhouses Reduce Electricity Costs By Predicting Weather And Light https://blacknewsportal.com/smart-greenhouses-reduce-electricity-costs-by-predicting-weather-and-light https://blacknewsportal.com/smart-greenhouses-reduce-electricity-costs-by-predicting-weather-and-light Mon, 07 Feb 2022 10:10:01 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Vote Sheriff Marshand Crisler on November 2nd https://blacknewsportal.com/vote-sheriff-marshand-crisler-on-november-2nd https://blacknewsportal.com/vote-sheriff-marshand-crisler-on-november-2nd Sun, 24 Oct 2021 06:18:49 -0400 BlackNewsPortal D O U B L E S C O O P P R O D U C T I O N S A N D C I R C L E OF HOPE FOR D E P R E S S I ON AWARENESS INVITE YOU TO THE FILM SCREENING OF THE FEARLESS 11 https://blacknewsportal.com/d-o-u-b-l-e-s-c-o-o-p-p-r-o-d-u-c-t-i-o-n-s-a-n-d-c-i-r-c-l-e-of-hope-for-d-e-p-r-e-s-s-i-on-awareness-invite-you-to-the-film-screening-of-the-fearless-11 https://blacknewsportal.com/d-o-u-b-l-e-s-c-o-o-p-p-r-o-d-u-c-t-i-o-n-s-a-n-d-c-i-r-c-l-e-of-hope-for-d-e-p-r-e-s-s-i-on-awareness-invite-you-to-the-film-screening-of-the-fearless-11 Sat, 18 Sep 2021 08:50:52 -0400 BlackNewsPortal The Big Footprint Challenge – Hinds County Sheriff’s Race https://blacknewsportal.com/the-big-footprint-challenge-hinds-county-sheriffs-race https://blacknewsportal.com/the-big-footprint-challenge-hinds-county-sheriffs-race Thu, 26 Aug 2021 17:41:18 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Community shocked and saddened over the passing of Sheriff Lee Vance https://blacknewsportal.com/community-shocked-and-saddened-over-the-passing-of-sheriff-lee-vance https://blacknewsportal.com/community-shocked-and-saddened-over-the-passing-of-sheriff-lee-vance Thu, 05 Aug 2021 23:40:51 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Grand Opening of Howard D. Catchings Golf Driving Range & Putting Green https://blacknewsportal.com/grand-opening-of-howard-d-catchings-golf-driving-range-putting-green https://blacknewsportal.com/grand-opening-of-howard-d-catchings-golf-driving-range-putting-green Mon, 05 Jul 2021 04:52:25 -0400 BlackNewsPortal “Underground Railroad Re&Run” visits “Black Wall Street” in Tulsa https://blacknewsportal.com/underground-railroad-re-run-visits-black-wall-street-in-tulsa https://blacknewsportal.com/underground-railroad-re-run-visits-black-wall-street-in-tulsa Tue, 15 Jun 2021 22:51:33 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Vote Roshunda Harris&Allen – Alderman at Large https://blacknewsportal.com/vote-roshunda-harris-allen-alderman-at-large https://blacknewsportal.com/vote-roshunda-harris-allen-alderman-at-large Tue, 01 Jun 2021 11:41:37 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Save the Date: Virtual Presidential Inauguration Carmen J. Walters. Ph. D https://blacknewsportal.com/save-the-date-virtual-presidential-inauguration-carmen-j-walters-ph-d https://blacknewsportal.com/save-the-date-virtual-presidential-inauguration-carmen-j-walters-ph-d Wed, 28 Apr 2021 15:38:24 -0400 BlackNewsPortal Health Dept: Over half a million people fully vaccinated https://blacknewsportal.com/health-dept-over-half-a-million-people-fully-vaccinated https://blacknewsportal.com/health-dept-over-half-a-million-people-fully-vaccinated Wed, 14 Apr 2021 08:32:20 -0400 BlackNewsPortal D.C.&Area Training Program Helps Youth Rise Above Inner&City Challenges https://blacknewsportal.com/dc-area-training-program-helps-youth-rise-above-inner-city-challenges https://blacknewsportal.com/dc-area-training-program-helps-youth-rise-above-inner-city-challenges Tue, 16 Mar 2021 10:44:58 -0400 BlackNewsPortal As The First African&American Drafted Into The NBA, Chuck Cooper Changed Basketball Forever https://blacknewsportal.com/as-the-first-african-american-drafted-into-the-nba-chuck-cooper-changed-basketball-forever https://blacknewsportal.com/as-the-first-african-american-drafted-into-the-nba-chuck-cooper-changed-basketball-forever Sat, 06 Mar 2021 09:40:18 -0500 BlackNewsPortal CBD Firm Fights To Free Cannabis Offenders And Push For Saner Laws https://blacknewsportal.com/cbd-firm-fights-to-free-cannabis-offenders-and-push-for-saner-laws https://blacknewsportal.com/cbd-firm-fights-to-free-cannabis-offenders-and-push-for-saner-laws Sun, 21 Feb 2021 15:06:16 -0500 BlackNewsPortal May 1970 Gibbs – Green Tragedy at Jackson State University: Virtual gallery talk with Luckett and Derby https://blacknewsportal.com/may-1970-gibbs-green-tragedy-at-jackson-state-university-virtual-gallery-talk-with-luckett-and-derby https://blacknewsportal.com/may-1970-gibbs-green-tragedy-at-jackson-state-university-virtual-gallery-talk-with-luckett-and-derby Thu, 11 Feb 2021 22:46:17 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Hank Aaron, baseball’s one&time home run king, dies at 86 https://blacknewsportal.com/hank-aaron-baseballs-one-time-home-run-king-dies-at-86 https://blacknewsportal.com/hank-aaron-baseballs-one-time-home-run-king-dies-at-86 Tue, 02 Feb 2021 04:09:12 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Biden takes the helm as president: ‘Democracy has prevailed’ https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-takes-the-helm-as-president-democracy-has-prevailed https://blacknewsportal.com/biden-takes-the-helm-as-president-democracy-has-prevailed Sat, 23 Jan 2021 22:07:07 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Ode to H2O: Eight Cups a Day Helps Keep the Doctor Away https://blacknewsportal.com/ode-to-h2o-eight-cups-a-day-helps-keep-the-doctor-away https://blacknewsportal.com/ode-to-h2o-eight-cups-a-day-helps-keep-the-doctor-away Mon, 18 Jan 2021 03:33:17 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Peco Foods closing 3 Mississippi locations https://blacknewsportal.com/peco-foods-closing-3-mississippi-locations https://blacknewsportal.com/peco-foods-closing-3-mississippi-locations Sun, 10 Jan 2021 08:52:26 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi’s ‘education governor,’ William Winter, dies https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-education-governor-william-winter-dies https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippis-education-governor-william-winter-dies Wed, 30 Dec 2020 06:49:41 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Screenwriter John Ridley Exposes ‘The Other History of the DC Universe’ with Black Lightning https://blacknewsportal.com/screenwriter-john-ridley-exposes-the-other-history-of-the-dc-universe-with-black-lightning https://blacknewsportal.com/screenwriter-john-ridley-exposes-the-other-history-of-the-dc-universe-with-black-lightning Wed, 23 Dec 2020 01:11:02 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Mississippi State University works with community college for agriculture degree https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-state-university-works-with-community-college-for-agriculture-degree https://blacknewsportal.com/mississippi-state-university-works-with-community-college-for-agriculture-degree Wed, 16 Dec 2020 05:06:35 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Citizens divided on opening of new Starbucks in Vicksburg https://blacknewsportal.com/citizens-divided-on-opening-of-new-starbucks-in-vicksburg https://blacknewsportal.com/citizens-divided-on-opening-of-new-starbucks-in-vicksburg Thu, 10 Dec 2020 14:10:11 -0500 BlackNewsPortal JPS School Board approves plans to safely welcome scholars back to school in January https://blacknewsportal.com/jps-school-board-approves-plans-to-safely-welcome-scholars-back-to-school-in-january https://blacknewsportal.com/jps-school-board-approves-plans-to-safely-welcome-scholars-back-to-school-in-january Fri, 04 Dec 2020 11:35:27 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Remembering the Sacrifices of the ‘Golden 13’ https://blacknewsportal.com/remembering-the-sacrifices-of-the-golden-13 https://blacknewsportal.com/remembering-the-sacrifices-of-the-golden-13 Fri, 27 Nov 2020 09:47:47 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Ward 2 City Council Special Election headed to a runoff https://blacknewsportal.com/ward-2-city-council-special-election-headed-to-a-runoff https://blacknewsportal.com/ward-2-city-council-special-election-headed-to-a-runoff Fri, 20 Nov 2020 13:29:07 -0500 BlackNewsPortal ‘I’m in the best shape’ Mike Tyson Says Ahead of Fight with Jones https://blacknewsportal.com/im-in-the-best-shape-mike-tyson-says-ahead-of-fight-with-jones https://blacknewsportal.com/im-in-the-best-shape-mike-tyson-says-ahead-of-fight-with-jones Sat, 14 Nov 2020 11:54:46 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Amazon Series ‘Mirzapur’ Earns Ire of Author for Misrepresentation https://blacknewsportal.com/amazon-series-mirzapur-earns-ire-of-author-for-misrepresentation https://blacknewsportal.com/amazon-series-mirzapur-earns-ire-of-author-for-misrepresentation Sat, 07 Nov 2020 22:08:06 -0500 BlackNewsPortal Election Results 2020: Mississippians voted for a new state flag and legalized medical marijuana https://blacknewsportal.com/election-results-2020-mississippians-voted-for-a-new-state-flag-and-legalized-medical-marijuana https://blacknewsportal.com/election-results-2020-mississippians-voted-for-a-new-state-flag-and-legalized-medical-marijuana Sat, 07 Nov 2020 00:53:26 -0500 BlackNewsPortal