Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry

Imagine being an Olympic running champion like Caster Semenya and getting arrested for, of all things, speeding. 

Precious Jones, 34, received a speeding ticket in St. Louis during Mothers Day weekend 2017. But, she missed her August court date. “It slipped my mind,” she told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.  Jones turned herself in to local police, paid the bond on her outstanding warrant, and called the court to set up a new court date. […]