Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 week ago

Native geeks and nerds have a blast at The Dallas Fan Expo

By Madison Dolo, NDG Particular Contributor For one weekend, April 6-Eight, at The Dallas Fan expo, an annual conference bringing collectively a variety of geeks and nerds throughout the state, was held on the Kay Bailey Hutchison Middle. The fandoms...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Coleman Goals to be “The Individuals’s Decide”

By Cillea Houghton Nashville, TN — Sam Coleman vows to maintain his promise to the Metropolitan Council and the town of Nashville by proving why he’s “the individuals’s decide” together with his election for Basic Periods Courtroom Decide within the...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Gilmore Will Not Choose A Side

By Peter WhiteNASHVILLE, TN — Two weeks after she obtained into the Mayor’s race, Councilwoman Erica Gilmore distanced herself from Mayor David Briley by popping out towards the $9 billion transit plan.“I've concluded that salvaging this plan is at p...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Mayor’s Election on Hearth

NASHVILLE, TN, April 12, 2018 — After the sudden resignation of Mayor Megan Barry,   Nashville added a particular election drastically shortening ready time of a much-anticipated new elected mayor.  Candidates shouldn't have a lot time to hunt  endor...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Mayor Visits TSU to Promote Transit Plan

NASHVILLE, TN — Tennessee State College President Glenda Glover Monday welcomed new Nashville Mayor David Briley to the TSU campus. The mayor stopped on campus to satisfy with “the TSU household” and to advertise the town’s new transit initiative, a...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Bredesen, Blackburn Contrasted

There’s a primary distinction between Marsha Blackburn and Phil Bredesen, the 2 possible candidates dealing with one another Nov. 6 to succeed U.S. Sen. Bob Corker. It’s their view of the job as a member of the world’s biggest deliberative physique,...

by Staff - 1 week ago

MTSU Show Kicks Off Sexual Assault Consciousness Month

MURFREESBORO, TN — Though MTSU senior Katherine Witcher hasn’t skilled sexual assault, the difficulty has hit near house a number of occasions. “People who find themselves actually near me have gone via sexual assault, so seeing the shows out there's...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Neighborhoods Coalition Can't Help Present Transit Plan

NASHVILLE, TN — After greater than two hours of shows by each proponents and opponents at a Neighborhoods’ Transit Discussion board, members of the Coalition FOR Nashville Neighborhoods voted to not help the transit plan as presently proposed. “Like...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Hampton Roads Heroine Honored: Mrs. Alice Mae Ellis Holloway

The yr 1918 is remembered because the yr during which WWI ended. 1918 was additionally the yr of the Spanish Flu pandemic which lasted roughly one yr (1918 - 1919). Woodrow Wilson was president, and Ford’s well-known Mannequin T was in the midst of...