September 27, 2022

Family of Alabama inmate fears for his life, alleges neglect by prison officials

Courtesy of Lee Merritt, Esq (ELMORE, Ala.) — When twins Kassie and Kascie Vaughan visited their brother at the Staton Correctional Facility in Elmore, Alabama, on […]
September 24, 2022

Massive mural of Harriet Tubman unveiled in chosen hometown of abolitionist

Courtesy of Arthur Hutchinson (NEW YORK) — The ‘Harriet Tubman: Her Life in Freedom Mural’ was unveiled in a ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday in downtown Auburn, […]
September 20, 2022

Jackson, Mississippi, residents sue officials over water crisis

Joshua Lott/The Washington Post via Getty Images (JACKSON, Miss.) — As Jackson, Mississippi, continues efforts to recover from the city’s water crisis this summer, residents have […]
September 3, 2022

How the water crisis is impacting Jackson residents

Brad Vest/Getty Images (JACKSON, Miss.) — Jackson, Mississippi, resident Velma Warner says the city’s most recent flooding brings up memories of two years past, when Pearl River […]