Category : News

11 months ago

Memphis Civil Rights Leader Rev. James Netters Passes Away

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (TN Tribune)— The Rev. James Netters, a former Memphis City Council member who was pastor of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Memphis for more than 60 years and was instrumental in the 1968 sanitation workers’ strike, died early Sunday.His...

11 months ago

Why did so Many White Women Vote for Trump?

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – U.C. Berkeley Department of Sociology Professor Arlie Russell Hochschild interviewed dozens of people in Appalachia and in Cincinnati neighborhoods where many have immigrated. Hochschild said that the women she talked...

11 months ago

Government Employees Getting Help To Cope With Anxiety, Depression

Press Release:- The Department of the Public Service through the Employee Assistance Programme-EAP, will be conducting presentations to government employees on: 1.How to cope with Anxiety 2.How to Cope with Depression and Associated Factors such as L...

11 months ago

Over 20,000 Arrested In Global Crackdown On Phone, Internet Scams

LYON, France: A year-long investigative clampdown on criminal networks coordinated by INTERPOL has demonstrated the scale of phone and online frauds worldwide. Codenamed First Light, the operation officially concluded in November with the following r...

11 months ago

Saint Lucia Records Case #275 Of COVID-19

Press Release:– Today Sunday December 13, 2020 the Ministry of Health received confirmation of one confirmed case of COVID-19 from a batch of 109 tested conducted. This brings the total number of cases diagnosed in country to date to 275. Case...

11 months ago

Yonachak Releases Latest CD Tracks

by Reginald Andrew A veteran Saint Lucian artiste of popular musical acclaim is on course for a revival of sorts with his production.  During earlier times, Eugene Cline aka “Yonachak” was involved with a number of local bands playing gigs on the loc...

11 months ago

NYC Public Advocate Calls For End of Solitary Confinement

Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams spoke at a Friday City Council hearing of the Committee on Criminal Justice to repeat his call for an end to solitary confinement in New York City and specifically address Intro.Tags:& Black Star Newscriminal justi...

11 months ago

How Much Money The Act Man Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

The Act Man Net Worth – $400,000 & The Act Man is a YouTube content creator from the United States whose real name is Kelly Vanact. He has an estimated net worth of $400,000. He is best known for his gaming review videos particularly focus...

11 months ago

Country Music’s Charley Pride Dies At 86

Charley Pride, who sold millions of records and was the first Black performer to become a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, among many other honors, has died at age 86. A statement posted on the singer’s website said Pride passed away i...

11 months ago

Body of Tenant Discovered in Bonne Terre Apartment

The owner of an apartment which was being rented at Bonne Terre, Gros Islet, Friday morning summoned the police to investigate a foul smell emanating from the locked building, reports say. According to reports from the community, the police discovere...

11 months ago

Auburn defeats Memphis 74-71 in Holiday Hoopsgiving Finale

The Auburn Tigers faced off against the Memphis Tigers in Atlanta, Georgia, for Holiday Hoopsgiving on Saturday, Dec. 12. Memphis entered the showdown on a three game winning streak, looking to elevate their 4-2 record. Auburn came into the game 2-2...