Ju Chronicles: A Q&A session with Shalonda Spencer

If I could crown her with a title, it would be Maestro of Perseverance.  Shalonda Spencer continues to break the cycle of her upbringing via politics and service.  Shalonda is a first-generation college student that received both her Bachelors in Criminal Justice and her Master’s in Public Policy and Administration. She is a product of…

Mississippi Millennials discuss their transitions to bigger cities

Do I leave Mississippi to chase my dreams or do I stay here to build and create? This is the age old question that every ambitious Jackson Millennial is faced with.  Jackson is a beautiful city with infinite potential, but in all truthfulness, the “Crabs in a bucket” mindset often stunts our city’s growth and…