Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Justice for the Groveland Four 70 Years Later

Deceased Nashville businessman Charles L. Greenlee receives full pardon 70 years after being wrongfully accused of rape in Florida By Cynthia Anderson NASHVILLE, TN — Carol Greenlee finally has justice for her father. Nearly 70 years ago, Charles L....

by Staff - 23 hours ago

The Tribune, AKA and TSU Community Partnership Serves Veterans

NASHVILLE, TN — In honor of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s 2019 Founder’s Day celebration, the Alpha Delta Omega Chapter announces their new community partnership with The Tennessee Tribune and  Tennessee State University’s Dental Hyg...

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Bus Riders Give WeGo/MTA Bad Report Card

By Peter White NASHVILLE, TN – Music City Riders United (MCRU) released a 19-page report last week about the quality of the city’s bus service. The grades indicate a number of problems plague the bus system. Last summer MCRU compiled 619 surveys from...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Congressional Black Caucus: 55 Strong

(TriceEdneyWire.com) The Congressional Black Caucus of the 116th Congress, the largest ever in its 48-year history with 55 members, is billing itself as a powerful “course corrector” that will consistently fight for justice and against wrongs of the...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Happy Birthday Dr. King: The dream of one America

A Message From our Publisher By Bobby R. Henry, Sr.          It is with profound pride and sincere humility that the Westside Gazette Newspaper trumpets and indorses the vision, life, inheritance, and the spirited leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin L...

by Staff - 1 day ago

2019 Mercedes Benz AMG E63 S Wagon

The new 2019 Mercedes Benz AMG E63 S Wagon takes the high art of driving to entirely new heights. Like every vehicle in the line, every Mercedes-AMG vehicle is the product of top craftsmen, designers and engineers, that have created a vehicle that of...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Mancini Reelected Democratic Party Chair

By Ashley Benkarski The Democratic Party is sticking with its leadership in the face of another top-ticket defeat by Republicans last year. Members of the Executive Committee voted Sat., Jan. 12 at the Local 572 building to re-elect incumbent Mary Ma...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Porgy and Bess set to Inspire!

Niel Nelson as Porgy (Photo courtesy of South Florida Symphony) By Chely Thimothee-Paul       With each step toward the stage, I had no idea what to expect. Three people had already made the comment “Can you believe it, Porgy and Bess is here!” The f...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Enterprising Women Forum Inspires Nashville Students

By Cillea Houghton  NASHVILLE, TN  — Students at Pearl-Cohn High School were enlightened to STEAM opportunities (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) through the Young Enterprising Women Mentoring Forum. Created by the Enterprising Women...