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by Brianna Smith-Herman -- Adolph Robert Thornton Jr. – known to most as rapper Young Dolph – now is known as yet another fatality in a struggle against gun violence that is testing the resolve of murder-marred Memphis. The 36-year-old rapper...
“Long live the King of Memphis,” the Rev. Keith Norman told an intimate gathering of about 200 that attended the private funeral services held for renowned Memphis rapper Young Dolph on Tuesday.  “Music, all kinds of music, are genres from...
Former Tennessee state Sen. Katrina Robinson – expelled from office after a conviction for using federal grant money on wedding expenses instead of the nursing school she operates – was sentenced Friday to a year of probation but no...
by Adrian Sainz -- A jury on Monday convicted Billy Ray Turner in the slaying of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright, whose bullet-riddled body was found in a field nearly 12 years ago in his hometown of Memphis. The 12-person...
A mid-March press conference Downtown in front of the Shelby County Election Commission warned of legal action if African-American churches designated as voting sites were not opened for day one of early voting for the May 3 election. The Election...