TIPPO — Katie Hardy Allison, age 85, went home to be with her Lord, Saturday, April 13, at... READ MORE
Here’s a difference between black people and white people that ought to be more thoroughly discussed: Federal research says that in 2016, the average black family had a net worth of $17,100 — one-tenth the $171,000 in assets of the average white household.
JACKSON — Earlier this year, President Trump signed into law The First Step Act, a first step toward criminal justice reform. The goal is to reduce the sky-high U.S. incarceration rate, which is five times higher than other developed countries in the world.
To some degree, the resistance to mandatory child vaccinations is understandable.
I’m of Indian and Irish descent.
My parents and grandparents were sharecroppers.
At the close of business Friday, the slate of candidates for this year’s elections became finalized.
The field is set. We know who is running.
What we do not know is who, and how many, will be voting come election day.