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Manila Bulletin
PhilPop 2016 winners celebrate with MVPdirector Rey Gibraltar was on hand to receive it as well. PhilPop has been gai
PhilPop 2016 winners celebrate with MVP
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
director Rey Gibraltar was on hand to receive it as well. PhilPop has been gaining ground since its inception, in terms of commercial appeal and public recall. Many of the songs featured in the competition have gone on to become popular among young... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Aug. 26Barney Sellers/The Commercial Appeal files Host celebrities kept the action goi
Aug. 26
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 hours ago
Barney Sellers/The Commercial Appeal files Host celebrities kept the action going between acts and auctions on Aug. 28, 1970, during the 10-hour telethon at WMC-TV to raise $75,000 for the Memphis and Shelby County chapter of the American Cancer... Read more
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Variety
Toronto: Covert Media Launches Lexica as Foreign Sales Labelis a natural step for Covert Media and we are proud to announce the Lexica labe
Toronto: Covert Media Launches Lexica as Foreign Sales Label
Variety / Posted 5 hours ago
is a natural step for Covert Media and we are proud to announce the Lexica label,” said CEO Paul Hanson. “The quality and commercial appeal of these films from some of the most talented filmmakers from all corners of the world enables us to expand... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis, Shelby officials considering areas ripe for de-annexationwould have been the only two states to restrict the vote to the areas that are
Memphis, Shelby officials considering areas ripe for de-annexation
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 hours ago
would have been the only two states to restrict the vote to the areas that are seeking de-annexation. Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter for the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. He covers city of Memphis government and pol... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Thunderstorms leave 2,500 MLGW customers without powerfailures and other problems at a substation. Service to those customers has bee
Thunderstorms leave 2,500 MLGW customers without power
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 hours ago
failures and other problems at a substation. Service to those customers has been mostly restored, Carson said. Tom Charlier is a reporter for The Commercial Appeal. He covers issues ranging from medicine to the environment to tra... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Defendant testifies in own defense, says he didn’t shoot Memphis pastorin Judge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with the killing of pastor Don S
Defendant testifies in own defense, says he didn’t shoot Memphis pastor
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 hours ago
in Judge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with the killing of pastor Don Smith in 2014. (Brandon Dill/Special to The Commercial Appeal) Roger Reed took the witness stand Thursday afternoon to testify in own defense, saying he did not shoot... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Two firms hired for Memphis police body camera marketingthe subcontract became public knowledge, Taser and Carter Malone said they mutu
Two firms hired for Memphis police body camera marketing
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 hours ago
the subcontract became public knowledge, Taser and Carter Malone said they mutually agreed to part ways. Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter for the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. He covers city of Memphis government and politi... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
TEDxMemphis returns Saturday to discuss city’s potentialintelligence adviser at the FBI; Darius Wallace, a Memphis-based actor and writ
TEDxMemphis returns Saturday to discuss city’s potential
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 hours ago
intelligence adviser at the FBI; Darius Wallace, a Memphis-based actor and writer; and David Waters, columnist for The Commercial Appeal. The complete list of speakers is available at tedxmemphis.com. Mullins said organizers focus on local... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man arrested for allegedly attacking coworker with a wrenchthe affidavit said. Smith is due in court Friday morning. Kayleigh Skinner is
Man arrested for allegedly attacking coworker with a wrench
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 hours ago
the affidavit said. Smith is due in court Friday morning. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man found guilty in 2012 shooting of tow truck driverwho was still carrying a handgun at the time of his arrest. Kayleigh Skinner i
Man found guilty in 2012 shooting of tow truck driver
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 hours ago
who was still carrying a handgun at the time of his arrest. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Gunman shoots two people and a MATA busStreet after suspect injured three people and fired at a MATA bus in North Memp
Gunman shoots two people and a MATA bus
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 hours ago
Street after suspect injured three people and fired at a MATA bus in North Memphis, Thursday afternoon. (Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal) August 25, 2016 - A suspect injured three people and fired at a MATA bus Thursday afternoon, as police... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Delegation lobbying feds to not penalize state for new DUI law regarding late teensdecreased along with the number of fatal drunk driving accidents due to regular
Delegation lobbying feds to not penalize state for new DUI law regarding late teens
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
decreased along with the number of fatal drunk driving accidents due to regular checkpoints. (Kyle Kurlick/Special to The Commercial Appeal) WASHINGTON — All 11 members of Tennessee's congressional delegation have signed a letter asking U.S.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Thousands without power in Bartlettthem and the problem should be fixed around 3:30 p.m., he said. Kayleigh Skinn
Thousands without power in Bartlett
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
them and the problem should be fixed around 3:30 p.m., he said. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Two robbed, one shot at Midtown bus stoppolice said. Police are continuing to investigate the incident. Kayleigh Skin
Two robbed, one shot at Midtown bus stop
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
police said. Police are continuing to investigate the incident. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Officer Smith, firefighter Eddins award pension benefitswas at the meeting and spoke on behalf of Eddins' widow. "It's something that s
Officer Smith, firefighter Eddins award pension benefits
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
was at the meeting and spoke on behalf of Eddins' widow. "It's something that should be coming her way." Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter for the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. He covers city of Memphis government and politi... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis police investigate shooting deathLouis Brownlee. This is an ongoing investigation, he said. Kayleigh Skinner i
Memphis police investigate shooting death
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 hours ago
Louis Brownlee. This is an ongoing investigation, he said. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mipso venturing beyond bluegrassmultitude of influences outside of the traditional fold and put their faith int
Mipso venturing beyond bluegrass
The News & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
multitude of influences outside of the traditional fold and put their faith into their evolving songwriting, as well as the commercial appeal that some of their peers have found. Sharp continued, “I think with the rise of Americana music at large,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Air-conditioning not working in some areas of Juvenile Courtparticipate in a social studies class at the HOPE Academy in the detention faci
Air-conditioning not working in some areas of Juvenile Court
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
participate in a social studies class at the HOPE Academy in the detention facility in this undated photo. (Mike Brown/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see our terms of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Woman killed, child ejected from car in Frayser crashfrom the car, but the condition was not immediately available. Kayleigh Skinne
Woman killed, child ejected from car in Frayser crash
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
from the car, but the condition was not immediately available. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Suburban Voices: School complaint examinedagainst DeSoto County Schools with the U.S. Department of Education over discip
Suburban Voices: School complaint examined
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
against DeSoto County Schools with the U.S. Department of Education over disciplinary practices. (Yalonda M. James/The Commercial Appeal) It began with parents, grandparents and others who felt their children, African-American in most cases... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Air-conditioning not working in some areas of Juvenile Courtparticipate in a social studies class at the HOPE Academy in the detention faci
Air-conditioning not working in some areas of Juvenile Court
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
participate in a social studies class at the HOPE Academy in the detention facility in this undated photo. (Mike Brown/The Commercial Appeal) As temperatures were expected to reach the 90s on Thursday in Memphis, reports surfaced that the air... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tales of City Hall, ambulances and Collierville Town Square businessesCity Hall nightclub would be the site for a proposed LA Fitness, at 7890 Fische
Tales of City Hall, ambulances and Collierville Town Square businesses
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
City Hall nightclub would be the site for a proposed LA Fitness, at 7890 Fischer Steel in Cordova. (Thomas Bailey/The Commercial Appeal). We open today’s column pondering the future of Cordova’s City Hall, which never seemed to get off the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Kresge Foundation’s Memphis focus, urban studies, Prince as Elvis and morethe Medical District get revitalized, neighborhoods need it too, says Rip Rapso
Kresge Foundation’s Memphis focus, urban studies, Prince as Elvis and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
the Medical District get revitalized, neighborhoods need it too, says Rip Rapson of Kresge Foundation. (Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal). Good morning in Memphis, where Jim Dickinson’s just dead, he’s not gone and Mike Conley is in the corn,... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269Department of Transportation said the project remains on track for a fall 2018
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
Department of Transportation said the project remains on track for a fall 2018 completion. Jason Scott, MDOT public information officer, tells The Commercial Appeal the next phase of work involves two paving projects, the largest of which has be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269said the project remains on track for a fall 2018 completion. Jason Scott, MDO
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 hours ago
said the project remains on track for a fall 2018 completion. Jason Scott, MDOT public information officer, tells The Commercial Appeal (http://bit.ly/2bkWgTj) the next phase of work involves two paving projects, the largest of which has... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269said the project remains on track for a fall 2018 completion. Jason Scott, MDO
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 hours ago
said the project remains on track for a fall 2018 completion. Jason Scott, MDOT public information officer, tells The Commercial Appeal (http://bit.ly/2bkWgTj) the next phase of work involves two paving projects, the largest of which has... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Prostitution deal preceded Memphis pastor’s fatal shooting, woman testifiesended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the past
Prostitution deal preceded Memphis pastor’s fatal shooting, woman testifies
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
ended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the pastor in order to steal his car. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see our terms of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Aug. 25Dave Darnell/The Commercial Appeal files Memphis Chicks third baseman Tim Walla
Aug. 25
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Dave Darnell/The Commercial Appeal files Memphis Chicks third baseman Tim Wallach is congratulated after hitting a two-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the fifth inning to put the Chicks ahead of the Nashville Sounds by a 4 to 2 score on... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Action on Collierville Town Square: new building proposed, Scottish bar to open in an existing spacea new building is planned near the Collierville Square between the fire station
Action on Collierville Town Square: new building proposed, Scottish bar to open in an existing space
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
a new building is planned near the Collierville Square between the fire station and the old post office. (Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see our terms of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269The section, between Collierville and Byhalia, was the first section of I-269 t
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
The section, between Collierville and Byhalia, was the first section of I-269 to open in Mississippi. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Dirt and bridge work for the entire Mississippi portion of Interstate 269 is finished, and the project... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MATA to hold ‘listening session’ on service changesIt also wants to change 14 additional routes and discontinue one other. The ch
MATA to hold ‘listening session’ on service changes
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
It also wants to change 14 additional routes and discontinue one other. The changes would take effect in December. Tom Charlier is a reporter for The Commercial Appeal. He covers issues ranging from medicine to the environment to transpor... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Woman testifies that boyfriend planned to carjack someone the night Memphis pastor was killedended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the past
Woman testifies that boyfriend planned to carjack someone the night Memphis pastor was killed
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
ended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the pastor in order to steal his car. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) A woman charged with killing a Memphis pastor testified Wednesday that her boyfriend planned to carjack... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commissioners leaning toward creating county-operated ambulance servicebut said his training is to not "dump" a big problem without some recommendatio
Shelby County Commissioners leaning toward creating county-operated ambulance service
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
but said his training is to not "dump" a big problem without some recommendation for a solution. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby Coun... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Gravel mine expansion gets OK from committeethe right to continue to operate. The resolution will be voted on by the full
Gravel mine expansion gets OK from committee
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
the right to continue to operate. The resolution will be voted on by the full commission on Monday. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County g... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Council says no to funding SkyCop cameras with MLGW feesfor the electricity for police surveillance cameras like this one in Tom Lee Pa
Council says no to funding SkyCop cameras with MLGW fees
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
for the electricity for police surveillance cameras like this one in Tom Lee Park with streetlight fees. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Council members voted 6-3 for the ordinance, just shy of the seven votes needed for approval, after... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County commissioners look at Highland Avenue projectdevelopment, Rudd said, enhances the university and makes the area more walkabl
County commissioners look at Highland Avenue project
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
development, Rudd said, enhances the university and makes the area more walkable and safe for students. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County gove... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Suspect identified in fatal carjackingis in jail without bond and due in court Thursday. Kayleigh Skinner is a gener
Suspect identified in fatal carjacking
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
is in jail without bond and due in court Thursday. Kayleigh Skinner is a general assignment reporter for The Commercial Appeal. She covers breaking news, current events, and everything in between. She is a graduate of The University... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Germantown police investigating report of white van driver offering girl a rideMarch 4, 2016 - Germantown police. (Brandon Dill/Special to The Commercial Appe
Germantown police investigating report of white van driver offering girl a ride
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
March 4, 2016 - Germantown police. (Brandon Dill/Special to The Commercial Appeal) A Houston Middle School student reported that a white van approached her during her walk home from a school bus Tuesday asking her if she wanted a ride, Germantown... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The five W’s of Council day, Carters go clubbin’ and moreto the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of
The five W’s of Council day, Carters go clubbin’ and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
to the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of the Mid-South Coliseum. (Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal) Good morning in Memphis, where Crosstown High is moving forward and Shelby Farms is almost ready, but... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Germantown again leads Tennessee in students’ ACT scores, as SCS lagsscore of 20.5, down from 20.7 last year, and 24 percent of students ready for c
Germantown again leads Tennessee in students’ ACT scores, as SCS lags
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
score of 20.5, down from 20.7 last year, and 24 percent of students ready for college, the same as the previous year. Jennifer Pignolet is a member of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She covers education, including K-12 and higher... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
SCS approves Crosstown High, four other charterscharter should be approved does not ask questions about neighborhood impact. "T
SCS approves Crosstown High, four other charters
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
charter should be approved does not ask questions about neighborhood impact. "That needs to be considered," she said. Jennifer Pignolet is a member of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She covers education, including K-12 and higher... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Former Starkville High standout Davis suffers knee injuryMike Norvell announced Tuesday that the redshirt freshman will miss the 2016 se
Former Starkville High standout Davis suffers knee injury
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Mike Norvell announced Tuesday that the redshirt freshman will miss the 2016 season with a left knee injury. The Memphis Commercial Appeal reported Davis sustained the injury while lunging for a first down during a scrimmage Saturday. Davis... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Two killed in separate crashes in Memphis Tuesday nighta motorcycle, police said. One man was pronounced dead in that accident; it was
Two killed in separate crashes in Memphis Tuesday night
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
a motorcycle, police said. One man was pronounced dead in that accident; it was unclear late Tuesday whether that person was on the bike. Jody Callahan covers crime for The Commercial Appeal. He also covers a little bit of just about everything el... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Cuts recommended to Shelby County Schools employee and retiree life insurancebenefits could likely be covered by savings realized from a more efficient tran
Cuts recommended to Shelby County Schools employee and retiree life insurance
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
benefits could likely be covered by savings realized from a more efficient transportation system this year. Jennifer Pignolet is a member of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She covers education, including K-12 a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
UPDATE: City Council approves Wiseacre's Coliseum lease termsto the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of
UPDATE: City Council approves Wiseacre's Coliseum lease terms
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
to the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of the Mid-South Coliseum. (Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see our terms of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County officials reach agreement to pay Julian Boltonsaid they'll have to review his Bolton's duties to determine if they are within
Shelby County officials reach agreement to pay Julian Bolton
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
said they'll have to review his Bolton's duties to determine if they are within his approved scope of work. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County governme... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis city council rejects new employee residency ruleof possibly putting a referendum on the ballot in 2018, the next time the state
Memphis city council rejects new employee residency rule
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
of possibly putting a referendum on the ballot in 2018, the next time the state has a general election. Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter for the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. He covers city of Memphis government and polit... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville approves rules for new apartment buildingsConnolly is a Memphis native who graduated from White Station High School and K
Collierville approves rules for new apartment buildings
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Connolly is a Memphis native who graduated from White Station High School and Kenyon College in Ohio. He joined The Commercial Appeal in 2006 and now covers Collierville. He's a member of the professional association Investigative Reporters... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
City Council considering Wiseacre's Coliseum proposal todayto the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of
City Council considering Wiseacre's Coliseum proposal today
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
to the city for Wiseacre to lease out 60,000 square feet on the first floor of the Mid-South Coliseum. (Nikki Boertman/The Commercial Appeal) The lease would give Wiseacre up to 180 days to decide whether to move forward with a mixed-use... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Boyd wants to withhold Overton Park Conservancy funds over lawsuit-- along with all other organizations that receive money from the city -- befor
Boyd wants to withhold Overton Park Conservancy funds over lawsuit
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
-- along with all other organizations that receive money from the city -- before the funds are released. Ryan Poe is a politics and policy reporter for the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. He covers city of Memphis government and politi... Read more
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