Category : News

5 months ago

Teakakez Comedy Lounge is at Zanzi’s in Oakland on July 5

by The People’s Minister of Information JR Valrey, SF Bay View Oakland Bureau Teakakez Comedy Lounge is the premiere monthly comedy showcase in Oakland, which goes down every first Tuesday of the month at its new location, Zanzi’s, in downtow...

5 months ago

Qualifying Students Can Attend MTSU For Little or No Tuition

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Can you attend Middle Tennessee State University tuition free? For many students, the answer is yes. MTSU launched Friday, July 1, an effort to help students navigate several scenarios and options that could eliminate, or gr...

5 months ago

Statement From The Williamson County Democratic Party 

The& Williamson County Democratic Party& (WCDP) stands in solidarity with public school teachers across Tennessee, especially those in Williamson County. Yesterday, Governor Bill Lee, a graduate of Franklin High School in Williamson County,...

5 months ago

Black Women To Bear The Brunt Of Abortion Bans 

By Allyson Waller The impact of abortion limits on Black women: For Linda Goler Blount, president and CEO of the Black Women’s Health Imperative, her mother’s generation’s fight for abortion care set the stage for her generation to make choices about...

5 months ago

How the Big Peach became the LGBTQ+ capital of the South

Employees from a national company supporting LGBTQ rights march during the city’s annual Gay Pride parade on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Robin Rayne) The story of Atlanta becoming the “LGBTQ+ capital of the South” doesn’t s...

5 months ago

Steel Bands Set For Panorama 2022

Participating Steel Band Orchestras in this year’s Panorama Competition announced that they are excited and ready for this year’s competition, set to take place this Sunday, July 10 at the SAAB in Vigie. A total of five bands will compete in the foll...

5 months ago

The Atlanta Voice wins 7 awards at the annual NNPA conference

Clockwise from top left: Bria Suggs, Madeline Thigpen, Itoro Umontuen and Alexis Grace. At the 2022 National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Fund’s Messenger Awards, the Atlanta Voice’s content was recognized by seven aw...

5 months ago

988 mental health hotline to launch next month

FILE – A screen displays a notice on an iPhone on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, in New York. U.S. communications regulators are requiring that phone companies allow people to text as well as call a new “988” number for the suicide-prevention hotlin...

5 months ago

Sandals Leads The Way In Environmental Sustainability

Sandals Regency La Toc Golf Resort and Spa continues to lead the way in environmental sustainability, having achieved yet another year of Master Certification from EarthCheck. EarthCheck is recognized as the foremost scientific benchmarking, certific...