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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis bishop pushes mayor to bring COGIC back to city with new stadiumA Memphis bishop with the Church of God in Christ has proposed the city tear it
Memphis bishop pushes mayor to bring COGIC back to city with new stadium
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 hours ago
A Memphis bishop with the Church of God in Christ has proposed the city tear it down and build a new domed stadium. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) To lure back what was the city's largest annual convention, one church leader has proposed... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tale of two ‘park’ meetings, Big 12, Rallings on protest and morefinish up before the official ribbon cutting on the Heart of the Park project w
Tale of two ‘park’ meetings, Big 12, Rallings on protest and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
finish up before the official ribbon cutting on the Heart of the Park project which is slated for Sept. 1 at Shelby Farms. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Good morning in Memphis, where we’ve got celebrities and FedEx is flying a spare, but first... Read more
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The Morning Call
End-of-season hours announced for Allentown's Jordan PoolJim Weber of Philadelphia invites car show attendees to use chalk to decorate h
End-of-season hours announced for Allentown's Jordan Pool
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Jim Weber of Philadelphia invites car show attendees to use chalk to decorate his 1997 Ford Escort during Cars and Coffee Lehigh Valley at Bethlehem's SteelStacks. Weber says he was hoping to creatively advertise the vehicle -- which he hopes will... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Guard shot during robbery outside SunTrust Bank in Hickory HillMemphis Police are searching for two suspects who shot a guard during an armore
Guard shot during robbery outside SunTrust Bank in Hickory Hill
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis Police are searching for two suspects who shot a guard during an armored car robbery. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Memphis police are searching for two suspects after a guard was shot during the robbery of an armored vehicle in Hickory... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: I-269, tax holidays and other newsof Collierville. The section, between Collierville and Byhalia, was the first s
Crossing the Line: I-269, tax holidays and other news
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
of Collierville. The section, between Collierville and Byhalia, was the first section of I-269 to open in Mississippi. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) According to MDOT, the project is on track for its expected fall 2018 completion. All dirt... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Grooving in a Memphis park: Bike polo offers laid-back competitionteams from all over the country converged on Memphis to battle it out in the fa
Grooving in a Memphis park: Bike polo offers laid-back competition
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
teams from all over the country converged on Memphis to battle it out in the fast-paced, sometimes rough young sport. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Grooving in a Memphis park: Bike polo offers laid-back competitionteams from all over the country converged on Memphis to battle it out in the fa
Grooving in a Memphis park: Bike polo offers laid-back competition
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
teams from all over the country converged on Memphis to battle it out in the fast-paced, sometimes rough young sport. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Matt Brewer (left) gets the equivalent of a bike polo high five after scoring during an... Read more
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The Morning Call
WATCH: Chalk one up for this carJim Weber of Philadelphia invites car show attendees to use chalk to decorate h
WATCH: Chalk one up for this car
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Jim Weber of Philadelphia invites car show attendees to use chalk to decorate his 1997 Ford Escort during Cars and Coffee Lehigh Valley at Bethlehem's SteelStacks. Weber says he was hoping to creatively advertise the vehicle -- which he hopes will... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Jury convicts man in fatal shooting of Memphis pastorJudge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with killing a pastor to steal his
Jury convicts man in fatal shooting of Memphis pastor
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Judge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with killing a pastor to steal his car and taking selfies in the victim's car. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) A 25-year-old man was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in the fatal 2014 shooting of... Read more
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New Kerala
Twitter banned sports journalist's account over Rio images - newkerala.com #110053account on the grounds that he tweeted three GIFs (an image format) from the Ri
Twitter banned sports journalist's account over Rio images - newkerala.com #110053
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
account on the grounds that he tweeted three GIFs (an image format) from the Rio Olympics Games on its platform. Jim Weber, a contributing writer for Athlon Sports, explained in a LinkedIn post that he received emails from both Twitter... Read more
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Fortune
Twitter Abuse Continues, But Olympic GIFs Will Get You Bannedis posting GIFs of action from the Olympic Games in Brazil. Not long after he p
Twitter Abuse Continues, But Olympic GIFs Will Get You Banned
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
is posting GIFs of action from the Olympic Games in Brazil. Not long after he posted several images earlier this month, Jim Weber said he got a message that his account had been permanently banned. Weber, who wrote about the incident on... Read more
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Mashable
One writer's Aly Raisman GIF saga illustrates Twitter's sports content conundrumthis escalated — then de-escalated — quickly. But expand the lens and it's a st
One writer's Aly Raisman GIF saga illustrates Twitter's sports content conundrum
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
this escalated — then de-escalated — quickly. But expand the lens and it's a story with no end in sight. First, Jim Weber posted a GIF of American gymnast Aly Raisman to Twitter, lauding her Olympics floor routine. Then he was suspended... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Prostitution deal preceded Memphis pastor’s fatal shooting, woman testifiesthat ended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the
Prostitution deal preceded Memphis pastor’s fatal shooting, woman testifies
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
that 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... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269of Collierville. The section, between Collierville and Byhalia, was the first s
Mississippi on track for fall 2018 completion of I-269
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
of Collierville. 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... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Woman testifies that boyfriend planned to carjack someone the night Memphis pastor was killedthat ended with Roger Reed killing the pastor. Reed is on trial for killing the
Woman testifies that boyfriend planned to carjack someone the night Memphis pastor was killed
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
that 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... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Council says no to funding SkyCop cameras with MLGW feesthe cost for the electricity for police surveillance cameras like this one in T
Council says no to funding SkyCop cameras with MLGW fees
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
the cost 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... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Prosecutors: Man and prostitute killed Memphis pastor then took selfiesJudge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with killing a pastor to steal his
Prosecutors: Man and prostitute killed Memphis pastor then took selfies
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
Judge James Lammey's court. Reed is charged with killing a pastor to steal his car and taking selfies in the victim's car. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) A man and his girlfriend killed a Memphis pastor to get his Buick and then took photographs... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Big day at City Council, Jimmy Carter’s devotion and morethe Bearwater neighborhood north of Uptown to build 19 new homes for a Habitat
Big day at City Council, Jimmy Carter’s devotion and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
the Bearwater neighborhood north of Uptown to build 19 new homes for a Habitat for Humanity project that bears their name. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Good morning in Memphis, where Detroit’s in the house and Chandler Parsons needs some... Read more
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USA Today
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter begin Habitat work in Memphis with a devotionalBearwater neighborhood of Memphis to build 19 new homes for a Habitat for Human
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter begin Habitat work in Memphis with a devotional
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Bearwater neighborhood of Memphis to build 19 new homes for a Habitat for Humanity project that bears their name. (Photo: Jim Weber, The (Memphis) Commercial Appeal) “For many people, the Carters are the face of Habitat for Humanity,” said... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Carter Week begins with devotional, then hard workaround the build site at Bearwater Park as Carter Build week kicks off for the
Carter Week begins with devotional, then hard work
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
around the build site at Bearwater Park as Carter Build week kicks off for the Memphis branch of Habitat for Humanity. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Jimmy Carter began the morning with a Bible lesson about Ehud, the left-handed judge sent... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: More on Dixie and Ole Missphoto in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor
Crossing the Line: More on Dixie and Ole Miss
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
photo in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor practice facility for the football team. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Beginning with the soon-to-start football season, the Ole Miss Pride of the South band... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: More on Dixie and Ole Missphoto in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor
Crossing the Line: More on Dixie and Ole Miss
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
photo in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor practice facility for the football team. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Corsets, jousting and turkey legs -- Renaissance Faire comes to Memphisjousters joined Elizabethan royalty to celebrate all things renaissance and a f
Corsets, jousting and turkey legs -- Renaissance Faire comes to Memphis
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
jousters joined Elizabethan royalty to celebrate all things renaissance and a few things just fantastical at Shelby Farms. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Usually filled with bikers and runners, a field inside Shelby Farms Park was full of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Ole Miss to stop playing "Dixie" at football games this fallphoto in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor
Ole Miss to stop playing "Dixie" at football games this fall
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
photo in front of the school's Manning Athletics Performance Center - an indoor practice facility for the football team. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) The University of Mississippi is dropping the long-held tradition of playing "Dixie" at... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Law enforcement agents show up in force for funeral of fallen TBI officeragencies gather with the family of TBI officer De’Greaun Frazier for funeral se
Law enforcement agents show up in force for funeral of fallen TBI officer
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
agencies gather with the family of TBI officer De’Greaun Frazier for funeral services at Bellevue Baptist in Memphis. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Law enforcement officers from as far as Georgia gathered at Bellevue Baptist Church... Read more
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USA Today
Legislators ask why protesters blocked from Graceland during Elvis vigil16, 2016, about reports of racial profiling during the protest and vigil at Elv
Legislators ask why protesters blocked from Graceland during Elvis vigil
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
16, 2016, about reports of racial profiling during the protest and vigil at Elvis Presley's Graceland on Monday. (Photo: Jim Weber, The (Memphis) Commercial Appeal) "Police can take measures for public safety, which includes closing streets," he... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Legislators question why protesters were blocked from GracelandG. A. Hardaway talk to the media about reports of racial profiling during the p
Legislators question why protesters were blocked from Graceland
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
G. A. Hardaway talk to the media about reports of racial profiling during the protest and vigil at Graceland on Monday. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) August 16, 2016 - Senate Minority Leader Lee Harris (left) and state Rep. G. A. Hardaway... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
‘Horrific’: Witness describes deadly crash involving Bartlett police officerofficer Lucas Hines listens as the jury is sworn in during his trial on two cou
‘Horrific’: Witness describes deadly crash involving Bartlett police officer
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
officer Lucas Hines listens as the jury is sworn in during his trial on two counts of vehicular homicide in a 2014 crash. (Jim Weber/ The Commercial Appeal) Michael Owen, a contractor who was driving in Bartlett, heard the sound of a car... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis police prepare for protesters during Elvis vigilPolice have increased security as Black Lives Matter activists organize a prote
Memphis police prepare for protesters during Elvis vigil
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Police have increased security as Black Lives Matter activists organize a protest to coincide with the annual Elvis vigil. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Crowd-control barricades are put in place near Graceland as Memphis Police Department... Read more
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USA Today
Items at annual Elvis auction demand a king’s ransomElvis Presley birth record from delivering physician Dr. Robert Hunt during an
Items at annual Elvis auction demand a king’s ransom
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Elvis Presley birth record from delivering physician Dr. Robert Hunt during an auction at Graceland Aug. 13, 2016. (Photo: Jim Weber, The (Memphis) Commercial Appeal) Pieces of jewelry owned or created for Elvis once again proved to be among the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Ruby Wilson, ‘Queen of Beale Street,’ dies at 68Parade Marshall Ruby Wilson passed out candy during the city's annual Christmas
Ruby Wilson, ‘Queen of Beale Street,’ dies at 68
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
Parade Marshall Ruby Wilson passed out candy during the city's annual Christmas parade on Beale St. in 2005. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) The Queen of Beale Street has died. Ruby Wilson — R&B singer, Memphis nightclub fixture, and Bluff City... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee mother waives hearing in fatal stabbings of her four childrenvia video as Judge Loyce Lambert Ryan, right, asks a series of questions during
Tennessee mother waives hearing in fatal stabbings of her four children
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
via video as Judge Loyce Lambert Ryan, right, asks a series of questions during a hearing in court Tuesday, July 5, 2016, in Memphis. The 29-year-old is charged in the fatal stabbings of her four children. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Case involving woman charged with killing her 4 children heads to grand juryright) talks with Shanynthia Gardner during a hearing Wednesday. Gardner is cha
Case involving woman charged with killing her 4 children heads to grand jury
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
right) talks with Shanynthia Gardner during a hearing Wednesday. Gardner is charged with killing four of her children. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Shanynthia Gardner is charged with killing the four children, who were found with severe... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Former Grizzlies announcer Trotter waives arraignmentwith his attorney, Marty McAfee (left), for a hearing on charges that he photog
Former Grizzlies announcer Trotter waives arraignment
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
with his attorney, Marty McAfee (left), for a hearing on charges that he photographed individuals without their consent. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Former Memphis Grizzlies announcer Rick Trotter appeared in court Wednesday on charges he... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Judge seeks to expand juvenile court’s jurisdiction to include young adults up to age 25scrutiny by the Justice Department spoke with the Rotary Club at the University
Judge seeks to expand juvenile court’s jurisdiction to include young adults up to age 25
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 22 days ago
scrutiny by the Justice Department spoke with the Rotary Club at the University Club about his experiences on the bench. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) August 9, 2016 — Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge Dan Michael mingles with Rotarians at... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
About 250 participate in Lake Antoine Classicfeaturing two-mile, five-mile and 15-kilometer events. "It's great for the com
About 250 participate in Lake Antoine Classic
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
featuring two-mile, five-mile and 15-kilometer events. "It's great for the community," said Lake Antoine Classic organizer Jim Weber. "It's the biggest fundraiser for Special Olympics Michigan. It funds them for the whole year. That's why we do it.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis mayor names Michael Rallings police directorRallings talks during a press conference at City Hall about the Black Lives Mat
Memphis mayor names Michael Rallings police director
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
Rallings talks during a press conference at City Hall about the Black Lives Matter protest Sunday night in Memphis. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) You can take "interim" off Michael Rallings' title now. Late Sunday afternoon, Mayor Jim... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis mayor names Michael Rallings police directorRallings talks during a press conference at City Hall about the Black Lives Mat
Memphis mayor names Michael Rallings police director
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
Rallings talks during a press conference at City Hall about the Black Lives Matter protest Sunday night in Memphis. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Latch on: Memphis moms celebrate breast-feedingbreak a record for the most moms nursing simultaneously. The event was organize
Latch on: Memphis moms celebrate breast-feeding
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
break a record for the most moms nursing simultaneously. The event was organized to celebrate World Breast-feeding Week. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) The lobby of Trinity Baptist Church was filled with strollers, bottles and crying infants... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Urban design experts offer Memphis riverfront advice and morereceived five responses from groups interested in redeveloping Mud Island under
Urban design experts offer Memphis riverfront advice and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
received five responses from groups interested in redeveloping Mud Island under a partnership with the city of Memphis. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Urban design experts offer Memphis riverfront advice and morereceived five responses from groups interested in redeveloping Mud Island under
Urban design experts offer Memphis riverfront advice and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
received five responses from groups interested in redeveloping Mud Island under a partnership with the city of Memphis. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Good morning in Memphis, where it’s election day and Jimmy Carter talks, but first... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Federal agents execute search warrant at Global Ministries Foundation headquarters, other propertiesaccusing GMF of allowing the property to fall in to a state of disrepair to the
Federal agents execute search warrant at Global Ministries Foundation headquarters, other properties
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
accusing GMF of allowing the property to fall in to a state of disrepair to the point of not meeting basic standards. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) February 20, 2015 — Ginger Hamlet, and husband, Rev. Richard Hamlet, are co-founders of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Search for teen teen swept into Mississippi River now recovery missionboat launch at Shelby Forest State Park while looking for 14-year-old David Dun
Search for teen teen swept into Mississippi River now recovery mission
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
boat launch at Shelby Forest State Park while looking for 14-year-old David Dunn who fell into the river Tuesday evening. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Capt. Carroll Owen of the Shelby County Sheriff's Department talks about measures being... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: The latest in political fashion and moreand the Clarion-Ledger of Jackson that ran in Sunday's newspaper. Clarion-Ledg
Crossing the Line: The latest in political fashion and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
and the Clarion-Ledger of Jackson that ran in Sunday's newspaper. Clarion-Ledger reporter Therese Apel and photographer Jim Weber of The Commercial Appeal shared a compelling update on Patrick Hardison, a 27-year-old Senatobia firefighter who... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County’s mental health court is at capacity and seeking funds to growtoward services and away from repeated incarcerations. General Sessions Judge G
County’s mental health court is at capacity and seeking funds to grow
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted a month ago
toward services and away from repeated incarcerations. General Sessions Judge Gerald Skahan presides over the new court. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Commenting Policy: We welcome reader discussion but strive to keep things civil. Please see... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County’s mental health court is at capacity and seeking funds to growtoward services and away from repeated incarcerations. General Sessions Judge G
County’s mental health court is at capacity and seeking funds to grow
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted a month ago
toward services and away from repeated incarcerations. General Sessions Judge Gerald Skahan presides over the new court. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Shelby County's mental health court opened in late January as a way to provide wraparound... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Senatobia firefighter reflects on miracle that changed life: Nation's most extensive face transplant(Photos by Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Patrick Hardison talks to the media
Senatobia firefighter reflects on miracle that changed life: Nation's most extensive face transplant
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted a month ago
(Photos by Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Patrick Hardison talks to the media at Senatobia's Fire Station No. 2 during a small get-together at the station to show support for the volunteer firefighter who entered a burning home on a rescue search... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Firefighter face transplant survivoronto his face. Nearly a year ago Hardison received an extensive face transplant
Firefighter face transplant survivor
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 1 months ago
onto his face. Nearly a year ago Hardison received an extensive face transplant covering his skull and much of his neck. (Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) (Photo: Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal) July 30, 2016 - Patrick Hardison (center) gets a... Read more

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