Category : Black Local and National News

- 5 days ago

Cowboys handle Washington despite a slow start

  By: Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor Dallas Cowboys fans were perhaps a little nervous with the slow start of the team. After last week’s game, they likely did not expect to see the Washington Redskins take a 7-0 lead on Sunday afternoon. Espec...

- 6 days ago

Sister Tarpley: Tragedy into Triumph

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor “So then, death is at work in us, but life is at work in you” 2 Corinthians 4:12 The story is told that on September 11, 2001, New York City firefighter Stephen Siller had just completed his shift w...

- 6 days ago

Revenge of the Unheard and Unheeded Sweeps Briley Out

NASHVILLE, TN – Blacks in this town voted for John Cooper because they were tired of lip service to fair play and equal opportunity. He promised a city that works for everybody. And he promised to put sidewalks and bus stops in other neighborhoods be...

- 1 week ago

‘This Tender Land’ is a story to savor

By: Terri Schlichenmeyer “Tell me a story!” It was never enough when someone read a story to you when you were a child: a tale from the heart was always better. Every time the story was told, it was a little bit different, a little braver and a lot m...

- 1 week ago

Lady Bulldogs Power Past Lady Pioneers

& Freshman Nyah Goss By Scott C. Wallace Fisk University Sports Information Director Photos by David Patton of Fisk University Fisk gets 54 kills in first conference win. NASHVILLE, TN — After a slow start in losing the first set, the Fisk Unive...

- 1 week ago

Join the Forest Service!

USDA Forest Service hiring for 2020 temporary positions for national forests in California VALLEJO, Calif. – The United States Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service will accept applications for more than 1,500 temporary spring an...

- 1 week ago

Fluoride In Your Water: Is It Safe?

By Glenn Ellis TriceEdneyWire.com Fluoride in water has long been known to reduce dental cavities and tooth extractions in both children and adults. Yet, a recent study published in Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics has given new...