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  • Creativity Thrives at JSU

    Creativity Thrives at JSU0

    By RACHEL JAMES-TERRY JSU faculty, staff and students dressed in their most fly black-and-white duds for a fashion-inspired Cruella DeVille theme of the day during the university’s fashion week. Each day of the Feb 24-27 event carried a different theme as the university kicked off the first of what will be a bi-annual student-led celebration.READ MORE
  • THE FAMILY OF PHILLIP GIBBS: Life after tragedy 50 years later

    THE FAMILY OF PHILLIP GIBBS: Life after tragedy 50 years later0

    The family of Phillip Lafayette Gibbs includes Dale Gibbs, widow, Phillip Gibbs Jr., son, (age 50), Demetrius Gibbs, son, (age 49), and Cierra Gibbs, granddaughter, (age 25) (photo by Spencer McClenty / JSU) By RACHEL JAMES-TERRY The daughter of sharecroppers, Dale Gibbs, grew up in Ripley, Mississippi, with three brothers and a sister. “I wentREAD MORE
  • Fashion fulfills purpose

    Fashion fulfills purpose0

    Bonnita "BeBe" Jones is a style maven, blogger and entrepreneur. She is also the CEO of Row A Seat 1. (photo by Charles Smith/JSU) By LATOYA HENTZ-MOORE For BeBe Jones, fashion fulfills her purpose Fashion blogger, style maven and entrepreneur Bonnita "BeBe" Jones has spent the last two decades fulfilling her purpose. As a youngREAD MORE