Mississippi: Jackson News

Alfred Street Baptist Church is the Largest Faith-Based Donor in the Nation to HBCUs

Alfred Street Baptist Church is the Largest Faith-Based Donor in the Nation to HBCUs

$1 Million Check Presented to Jackson State University During Halftime of 2022 Homecoming Game. - October 24, 2022 - Alfred Street Baptist Church

JASNA Southwest Announces 2022 Young Filmmakers Contest Winners; Contest Becomes Official Program of the Jane Austen Society of North America

JASNA Southwest Announces 2022 Young Filmmakers Contest Winners; Contest Becomes Official Program of the Jane Austen Society of North America

Announcing the 2022 winners of The Jane Austen Society of North America's Southwest Region Young Filmmakers Contest. The contest encourages creative visual interpretation of Jane Austen and her novels. This year, the contest was adopted by JASNA to be a national program. Entry deadline for 2023 is August 28, 2023. - October 12, 2022 - Jane Austen Society of North America - Southwest Region

Alfred Street Baptist Church Designates $1 Million to Jackson State University for Support During Water Crisis

Alfred Street Baptist Church Designates $1 Million to Jackson State University for Support During Water Crisis

Alfred Street Baptist Church’s (ASBC) Mission Division will donate up to $1 million to Jackson State University (JSU) to help defray costs related to the ongoing water crisis in Jackson, MS, which began in late August 2022. When the city of Jackson water treatment facility experienced low... - September 27, 2022 - Alfred Street Baptist Church

American Association of Community Colleges Elects Southwest Tennessee Community College President Tracy D. Hall to National Board of Directors

American Association of Community Colleges Elects Southwest Tennessee Community College President Tracy D. Hall to National Board of Directors

The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) has elected Southwest Tennessee Community College President Tracy D. Hall to its board of directors to represent the National Council on Black American Affairs (NCBAA). Dr. Hall will serve a three-year term, effective July 1, 2022 – June... - May 13, 2022 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Levi Frazier Receives 2022 Carter G. Woodson Award of Merit

Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Levi Frazier Receives 2022 Carter G. Woodson Award of Merit

Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Levi Frazier was named the recipient of the 2022 Carter Godwin Woodson Award of Merit. - March 17, 2022 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

AACC Names William Weppner 2022 Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Award Recipient

AACC Names William Weppner 2022 Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Award Recipient

The American Association of Community College (AACC) has awarded William Weppner, associate professor of mathematics at Southwest Tennessee Community College, the Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Award for his outstanding leadership, dedication to students, illustrious career and community service. - March 17, 2022 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College Ready to Take Flight with the Region’s First-Ever Two-Year Aviation Program

Southwest Tennessee Community College Ready to Take Flight with the Region’s First-Ever Two-Year Aviation Program

Tennessee Board of Regents approved the launch of Southwest’s aviation operations technology program that is poised to increase diversity in a field historically underrepresented by people of color. - December 15, 2021 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College Announces ABFSE Accreditation for Funeral Service Education Program

Southwest Tennessee Community College Announces ABFSE Accreditation for Funeral Service Education Program

Southwest Tennessee Community College has received official notification from the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE) that the College’s Funeral Service Education program that was launched in January 2019 and conferred the Associate of Applied Science in Funeral Service... - August 26, 2021 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

iGrad Partners with HBCU Community Development Action Coalition to Offer Student Financial Wellness Platform to Historically Black Colleges and Universities

iGrad Partners with HBCU Community Development Action Coalition to Offer Student Financial Wellness Platform to Historically Black Colleges and Universities

The Historically Black Colleges & Universities Community Development Action Coalition (HBCU CDAC) has partnered with iGrad to launch a financial wellness initiative for students of color. - July 13, 2021 - iGrad

Black Women's Health Imperative Launches Be Seen, HBCU Student Anti-Tobacco Grant Award Program

Black Women's Health Imperative Launches Be Seen, HBCU Student Anti-Tobacco Grant Award Program

Mobilizing Black Women Students to live Socially, Emotionally, Empowered - Unapologetically Smoke-Free - March 31, 2021 - Black Women's Health Imperative

National Van Lines Lending a Hand with Water Relief

National Van Lines, Inc. partnered with Proviso Mayors, including the Village of Broadview’s Mayor Katrina Thompson, by supplying a truck and driver to deliver much-needed bottled water to families in Jackson, Mississippi. “We want to be available to collaborate with our community and... - March 12, 2021 - National Van Lines

Black Women’s Health Imperative Launches Anti-Tobacco and Vaping Program at Seven HBCU Campuses with Support of the Robert Wood Johnson

The Two Organizations Collaborate with an Innovative New Program, Aimed at Empowering Black Women Leaders to Lead the Fight Against Tobacco and Vaping Use - November 03, 2020 - Black Women's Health Imperative

Eldora Jones Recognized as a Woman of the Month for August 2020 by P.O.W.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized)

Eldora Jones Recognized as a Woman of the Month for August 2020 by P.O.W.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized)

Eldora Jones of Cleveland, Mississippi has been recognized as a Woman of the Month for August 2020 by P.O.W.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized) for her outstanding contributions and achievements for 25 years in the field of child daycare. Each month P.O.W.E.R. - October 13, 2020 - P.O.W.E.R. Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized

Mississippi Physician Treats Hair Loss Caused by COVID-19 Infection, Stress from Pandemic

Mississippi Physician Treats Hair Loss Caused by COVID-19 Infection, Stress from Pandemic

Jackson plastic surgeon Michael Kanosky, MD, FACS said, “It is widely reported in the medical research literature that nearly 30 percent of patients recovering from COVID-19 describe substantial hair loss. Thousands of others are suffering from Telogen Effluvium, a condition that causes excessive hair shedding that is usually temporary or at least cyclical.” - September 10, 2020 - Kansoky MS Hair Restoration

Mississippi Hair Restoration Announces Dr. Michael Kanosky Named New Medical Director for American Medical Podcast and Mississippi Affiliate

Mississippi Hair Restoration Announces Dr. Michael Kanosky Named New Medical Director for American Medical Podcast and Mississippi Affiliate

Mississippi plastic surgeon, Michael Kanosky, MD, FACS, of Mississippi Hair Restoration and The Face & Body Center, has been named the new Medical Director of the American Medical Podcast (AMP) and their Mississippi affiliate. - August 31, 2020 - Kansoky MS Hair Restoration

Dating Advice Author and Former Don Juan Alan Roger Currie to Marry

Dating Advice Author and Former Don Juan Alan Roger Currie to Marry

Professional Dating Coach and Popular Self-Help Author Alan Roger Currie has decided to get rid of his long-standing title of "confirmed bachelor" and tie the knot. Currie is currently engaged to his fiancee Jameelah Zakkiya Walker of Jackson, Mississippi. This will be the first marriage for both Currie, who is 56, and Walker who is 28. - February 21, 2020 - Mode One Multimedia, Inc.

Michael Montesi, MD, Located in Cleveland, Mississippi, is Elevating His Practice by Partnering with Simpatra.Health

Michael Montesi, MD, Located in Cleveland, Mississippi, is Elevating His Practice by Partnering with Simpatra.Health

Michael Montesi, MD, will be adding Simpatra.Health’s BHRT services and technology to his practice. - January 10, 2020 - Simpatra

Woman-Owned Digital Marketing Agency Accommodates Growth and Stakes Claim in Nashville, TN with Purchase of Commercial Property

Woman-Owned Digital Marketing Agency Accommodates Growth and Stakes Claim in Nashville, TN with Purchase of Commercial Property

Owner of Astute Communications, a woman-owned digital marketing agency in Nashville, TN, announces the purchase of commercial office building in hot up-and-coming area. - September 24, 2019 - Astute Communications, LLC

Autism Service Dog Delivered to Assist 7-Year-Old Girl in Mississippi

Autism Service Dog Delivered to Assist 7-Year-Old Girl in Mississippi

Katy was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at 2 years old. Her family is hopeful that a service dog will provide assistance to calm Katy during times of anxiety and be a constant friend. The dog is named after fallen officer Senior Deputy Jessica Laura Hollis. - June 22, 2019 - Service Dogs by SDWR

Wraser Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication of White Paper Addressing Opioid Safety

Sharp rises in opioid abuse and overdose rates in the United States over the past two decades have prompted much-needed review of prescription rates and ease of access to controlled substances. Combatting these alarming trends requires assessing which opioids are more addictive and habit-forming than others. - April 26, 2019 - WraSer Pharmaceuticals

Award-Winning Food Journalist Liz Barrett Foster Releases Children's Book

Award-Winning Food Journalist Liz Barrett Foster Releases Children's Book

New Idea Publishing and award-winning food journalist, Liz Barrett Foster have released "The Peanut Butter Bandit," a young children’s picture book about a mysterious peanut butter thief. - January 03, 2019 - New Idea Publishing

RV Sales Growing Nationally and Locally in Southaven, MS

A recreational vehicle industry forecast predicts 2018 will be another record year for RV production and 2019 will be even greater. The RV Industry Association said, in a news release, that the forecast expects 505,900 units will be shipped to RV dealers this year, capping nine straight years of... - September 11, 2018 - Southaven RV & Marine

Construction Begins on Luxury Condo Development Next to Bryant Denny Stadium

Construction Begins on Luxury Condo Development Next to Bryant Denny Stadium

Spectrum Capital, Developer of WestGate Luxury Condos in Tuscaloosa, AL announces plans to begin construction immediately on luxury development across the street from Bryant Denny Stadium. The 7 story tower will feature 79 luxury residences and include private parking, a front desk for residents, and a rooftop "SkyGate" clubroom that will include catering before Alabama Football home games and view of the Walk of Champions. - May 09, 2018 - Spectrum Capital

Alliance HealthCare System's Ribbon Cutting for New Hospice Center

Alliance HealthCare System's Ribbon Cutting for New Hospice Center

Alliance HealthCare Hospice and Palliative Care celebrated the opening of its new home-based and inpatient center with a ribbon cutting and open house on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. - November 23, 2017 - TF Productions

USLegalForms.com Partners with EZ Flip Pro

USLegalForms.com Partners with EZ Flip Pro

Alliance will make it easier for buyers and sellers of pre-foreclosure and distressed properties to connect and complete real estate transactions. - September 14, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

Ferol W. Hettick Honored as a Top Executive for Four Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick Honored as a Top Executive for Four Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick of Jackson, Mississippi has been honored as a Top Executive for four consecutive years, 2014-2017, by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding achievements and high level of success for over 40 years in the financial field. About Ferol W. Hettick Mr. - September 07, 2017 - Strathmore Worldwide

USLegal.com Provides Resource Center to Assist Victims of Hurricane Harvey

USLegal.com Provides Resource Center to Assist Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Online tools are available to help people get their legal affairs in order and to better address legal matters in the aftermath of the storm. - September 02, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

Dr. William North Brings Excellence Home; Joins Runnels Center

Dr. William North Brings Excellence Home; Joins Runnels Center

Jackson-Native Plastic Surgeon Returns to Home State - August 25, 2017 - Runnels Center Outpatient Plastic Surgery & Clinic

USLegal and Legal In A Box Announce Marketing Agreement

USLegal and Legal In A Box Announce Marketing Agreement

Top ranked online publisher will provide legal documents solution for small business company founded by an original Shark Tank investor. - July 19, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

USLegal Brings Forms Database to Legal Club

USLegal Brings Forms Database to Legal Club

Leading online publisher provides custom solution for accessing state-specific legal documents nationwide. - July 11, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

Presidential Moving Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary

Presidential Moving Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary

Presidential Moving Continues to Expand Across the US. - July 10, 2017 - Presidential Moving

USLegalForms.com Highlights 5 Tips for Being Legally Prepared for Summer Travel Season

USLegalForms.com Highlights 5 Tips for Being Legally Prepared for Summer Travel Season

Organizing legal affairs before leaving home can help provide peace of mind if there is an emergency while on vacation. - June 30, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

USLegalForms.com Named Best Online Legal Forms Service for 12 Years in a Row

Top Ten Reviews gives USLegal its Gold Award after head to head comparison of 10 legal websites. - June 14, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

USLegal and LegalArmour Form Alliance

USLegal and LegalArmour Form Alliance

Leading protector of personal information adds to their delivery services by providing access to self-service legal forms. - June 07, 2017 - USLegal, Inc.

RoboKind Announces JettLingo, Part of Its New Robots4STEM Initiative

RoboKind Announces JettLingo, Part of Its New Robots4STEM Initiative

JettLingo gives K-12 students an easy and exciting way to learn to code through visual programming and robotics. - March 09, 2017 - RoboKind

David Stegall Elected President of the Society of Risk Management Consultants

David Stegall Elected President of the Society of Risk Management Consultants

The Society of Risk Management Consultants recently held their annual conference in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and elected new Officers and Directors. - November 01, 2016 - Risk Consulting & Expert Services

TransMark Funding Announces New EZ Approval Periodic Merchant Cash Advance Program

TransMark Funding announces new EZ Approval program to the MCA industry, for those hard to fund deals. - August 22, 2016 - TransMark Funding, LLC

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick of Jackson, Mississippi has been recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding achievements and high level of success in the financial field. About Ferol W. Hettick Mr. Hettick is the Senior Vice President and Director... - August 06, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Diet Doc Patients Get a Head Start on Summer Weight Loss with Calorie Loading Diet Plans

As temperatures rise, weight loss is among the most popular goals for thousands of people. This year, Diet Doc patients can begin losing embarrassing and dangerous pounds and inches just in time for summer - May 27, 2016 - Diet Doc

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized as a VIP for 2016 By Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized as a VIP for 2016 By Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick of Jackson, Mississippi has been recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the financial field. About Ferol W. Hettick Mr. Hettick has over 40 years experience and over 30 years in the field... - May 03, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. Launching New Site

Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. Launching New Site

Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A. launching new website soon. - April 05, 2016 - Chhabra & Gibbs, P.A.

Tommie L. Rimmer Recognized as a VIP by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Tommie L. Rimmer of Jackson, Mississippi has been recognized as a VIP for 2015 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Tommie L. Rimmer Mr. Rimmer has over 20 years experience in the healthcare field. He... - February 10, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

TransMark Funding Hires Jennifer Polito as Business Director

TransMark Funding, LLC, a merchant cash advance (MCA) business leader, announced today that it has hired industry specialist, Jennifer Polito, as the company’s Director of Business Development. Polito is nationally known for her work in the credit card processing and merchant cash advance... - January 28, 2016 - TransMark Funding, LLC

Strathmore’s Who’s Who Honors Larry G. Strite

Larry G. Strite, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, has recently been recognized as a 2016 Professional of the Year by Strathmore’s Who’s Who for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Agriculture. - January 14, 2016 - Strathmore Who's Who

Tommie L. Rimmer Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Tommie L. Rimmer of Jackson, Mississippi has been included in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Tommie L. Rimmer Mr. Rimmer has over 20 years experience in the healthcare field. He is the... - November 03, 2015 - Strathmore Worldwide

New Element Consultants, "True Light of the World," Has Access to Privileged Information That Can Benefit Billions of People

New Element Consultants, "True Light of the World," Has Access to Privileged Information That Can Benefit Billions of People

New Element Consultants, Inc., a non-profit based in Jackson, Ms, is announcing its new web-site which promotes a Biblical potion that aims to effectively combat severe mental psychosis. 47 year old CEO and mental patient, Andre’ Johnson, is announcing to the world how he implemented the... - October 01, 2015 - New Element Consultants, Inc.

Willow Anesthesia Expands with Greenwood Leflore Hospital

Willow Anesthesia, a locally-owned, full-service anesthesia provider, announced today that it is the exclusive provider of anesthesia and obstetrical pain services at Greenwood Leflore Hospital in Greenwood, Mississippi. "We chose to partner with Willow Anesthesia because we felt they shared... - August 26, 2015 - Willow Anesthesia

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Ferol W. Hettick of Brandon, Mississippi has been included in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the financial field. About Ferol W. Hettick Mr. Hettick has over 39 years experience and over 29 years in the field of... - July 03, 2015 - Strathmore Worldwide

Larry G. Strite Honored as a 2015 Top 10 Member of Strathmore’s Who’s Who

Larry G. Strite, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, has been recognized as a 2015 Top 10 Member of Strathmore’s Who’s Who for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of Agriculture. - May 27, 2015 - Strathmore Who's Who

Comfort 1 Heating & Air Conditioning Celebrates 25 Years in Business

For 25 years, Comfort 1 Heating & Air Conditioning has served countless residents as the trusted Jackson, MI HVAC contractor. The company has a proud tradition of helping people throughout the region stay comfortable no matter the weather. - May 04, 2015 - Comfort 1 Heating & Air Conditioning

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