November 5, 2013


Grammy-Award winning artist and activist John Legend launched a partnership with the NAACP to promote voting rights efforts across the country and help register eligible concert […]
October 10, 2013


Experts estimate that over 300 million children worldwide live without shoes on their feet. Not having the proper foot wear those children will not be able […]
August 5, 2013

Leveling The Entrepreneurial Playing Field With A “Lean” Approach

Today’s startup culture has definitely changed the way society thinks about business. The traditional business model regarding business plans with all the details, stats, bells and […]
July 11, 2013

Artisan Mixer Provides Unique Opportunity for Entrepreneurs And Shoppers

Mississippi is filled with people with all sorts of creative and eclectic talents. In the same light, there a niche market of shoppers who seek to […]
June 9, 2013

Circa 2005: My Interview With Myrlie Evers-Williams

Fabvienen Taylor will never forget when she met Medgar Evers.  “He was surrounded by all of these people, but he stopped just to talk to me. […]
June 9, 2013

Opening of The Medgar Wiley Evers’ Retrospective Gallery

June 6, 2013

Medgar Evers 50th Anniversary Commemoration Activities

(Jackson, Miss.) – Myrlie Evers, chairman of the Board of Directors of the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Institute, has released the schedule for the national commemoration […]
March 13, 2013

Pretty Brown Girl

Recently hip-hop artist Kendrick Lamar made headlines by specifically casting a dark skinned woman to play the lead role in his new video “Poetic Justice.” Lamar […]
January 22, 2013

Eligible Home-Based Businesses May Deduct up to $1,500; Saves Taxpayers 1.6 Million Hours A Year

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service recently announced a simplified option that many owners of home-based businesses and some home-based workers may use to figure their deductions […]
January 21, 2013

NBA Names Jackson Native Interim Head Coach

Jackson State’s former hardwood standout, Lindsey Hunter was named as the interim head coach for the Phoenix Suns Sunday. But his road to professional success was […]