Monday, October 25, 2021

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The third high-profile shooting in or near Memphis in weeks left two U.S. Postal Service workers dead and a third employee – identified as the shooter – died from a self-inflicted gunshot, authorities said Tuesday. U.S. Postal Inspector Susan Link...
Memphis-based songstress Deborah Manning Thomas posted on Facebook to publicly declare her love for “Mother Gaston.” “She is truly a “virtuous woman” and she is 102 today!! My bonus “Mom”; so loving, a real encourager and will set you straight,...
A winless Navy team eager to get their season’s ship righted stands in the way of the University of Memphis Tigers, whose season is sinking amid mistakes galore. Memphis (3-3) will have a short week to prepare for the Midshipmen...
With the nucleus of the Milwaukee Bucks’ NBA Championship team sitting out, the Memphis Grizzlies emerged with an 87-77 win in the first of six preseason games. The game, which featured an electric start by the Grizzlies, was halted just...
by Curtis Weathers -- The lives of two Cummings K-8 Optional School students and their families will forever be changed by the school shooting that took place last week. In his response to the shooting, Shelby County Schools Supt. Dr. Joris...
“I’ve already killed four people,” were the words of Gregory Livingston, the unlicensed security guard who killed Alvin Motley Jr. on Aug. 7, according to a prosecution witness during a probable-cause hearing on Tuesday morning. Shedrick Weary, a prosecution eye-witness,...
State Sen. Katrina Robinson, who has been charged with stealing $600,000 in federal grant money from a health care school she operated, has been acquitted on 15 of 20 charges, according to court records. U.S. District Court Judge Sheryl Lipman...
The Memphis City Council will be asked to rename a portion of Fourth Street in honor of Ida B. Wells. That was part of the news that came out of a Sept. 17 luncheon in which the Ida B. Wells...
Fresh off of his induction into the NFL Hall of Fame, former Tigers receiver Isaac Bruce got a Memphis welcome accented by his alma mater’s big-time win over Mississippi State University at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium last Saturday. Bruce was...
The First Annual Life Together Stakeholders Open is set to tee off at North Creek Golf Course, 8770 Creek Blvd. in Southaven on Saturday (Sept. 25). “The Life Together Stakeholders Open is a golf tournament that honors golfers both past...