Memphis City articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/07/04 00:51
2015/07/04 00:51
12h
Despite withdrawing a resolution on Wednesday allowing the Shelby County Commission hire its own lawyer, commissioners say it’s something they may do in the near future. In recent weeks,...
2015/07/04 00:51
2015/07/04 00:51
Latest videos
2015/07/02 13:51
2015/07/02 13:51
1d
Housekeeping: This weekend, First Word takes its last scheduled break before the city election. That means no First Word Friday or Monday. We trust you’ll get by … The second-term president with the...
2015/07/02 09:51
2015/07/02 09:51
2d
Pretty soon, Memphis and the Mid-South will be down to one bridge over the Mississippi. At least it will if the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) gets to implement its current plan. TDOT...
2015/07/02 00:51
2015/07/02 00:51
2d
Hitesh Haria, chief operating officer in Shelby County Schools and one of the most seasoned members of Supt. Dorsey Hopson’s cabinet, has accepted a similar job in the Oakland Unified School District...
2015/07/01 20:56
2015/07/01 20:56
2d
Tennessee’s loyalty was divided in the Civil War, and 150 years later, little is changed as the debate over Confederate symbols arises in the wake of the racist-fueled South Carolina church...
2015/07/01 20:56
2015/07/01 20:56
2d
For the first time, a Memphis mayor is proposing to move the Forrest statue and disinter the bodies of the Confederate general, slave trader and Ku Klux Klan grand wizard and his wife. They are both...
2015/07/01 20:56
2015/07/01 20:56
2d
For the last week, candidates in the October Memphis elections have had fundraising fever. The campaign finance reports for the period that ended Tuesday, June 30, are due at the Shelby County...
2015/07/01 20:52
2015/07/01 20:52
2d
The Memphis City Council is scheduled to discuss Tuesday uprooting a public statue of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. In an email Wednesday, chairman Myron Lowery asked his fellow council...
2015/06/30 20:56
2015/06/30 20:56
3d
On Monday, June 29, two days before the new fiscal year, Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. was in the back of a house on Ridgewood Drive in Whitehaven. Wharton was marking the start of a 90-day public...
2015/06/29 13:52
2015/06/29 13:52
4d
Good morning from Memphis, where we’re at 100 days until the polls open on Oct. 8... Remember last summer? Remember the uncertainty brought on by the “Blue Flu,” the tough choices encountered by the...
2015/06/28 18:51
2015/06/28 18:51
5d
Five years after two students opened fire on their classmates in Westside Middle near Jonesboro, Arkansas, and four years after the horrific assault on Columbine High School in Colorado, Dr. Ken...
2015/06/26 20:56
2015/06/26 20:56
7d
One of the first things Shea Flinn noticed when he left the Memphis City Council this year was that benches for audience members in the council chamber are less comfortable than council members’...
2015/06/26 20:56
2015/06/26 20:56
7d
... Humble Pie plays Ellis Auditorium.Baptist's Healing HandMemphis health care organization quantifies impact with economic study Comprised of 14 hospitals and more than 4,000 affiliated...
2015/06/26 18:56
2015/06/26 18:56
7d
Here come the yard signs. The first indication that candidates in the Oct. 8 Memphis elections are taking their appeals to the public will begin sprouting on lawns across the city in the next...
2015/06/26 16:14
2015/06/26 16:14
7d
Memphis Mayor A.C. Wharton wants to dig up the bodies of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest and his wife and remove them from a city park in the latest and perhaps most despicable example of...
2015/06/26 05:51
2015/06/26 05:51
8d
Memphis City Councilman Jim Strickland wants to amend the budget to cut the pay of city employees to avoid a property tax increase to pay for schools. Strickland made his proposal in a letter this...
2015/06/26 04:00
2015/06/26 04:00
8d
Answer me this: Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam told reporters this week that Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest would not be included on his list of state heroes and that he favored removal of...
2015/06/25 20:56
2015/06/25 20:56
8d
Cardboard letters on the cinderblock wall just inside the entrance to Sea Isle Elementary School in East Memphis welcome students to “the island” – a much quieter place in these summer days but not a...
2015/06/25 13:52
2015/06/25 13:52
8d
Good morning from Memphis, where polls in the city election open in 104 days... Edmund Ford Jr. is a numbers guy. He teaches algebra at Central High. When the legislative body on which he serves,...
2015/06/24 22:00
2015/06/24 22:00
9d
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — “You can’t deny history but there’s no point of glorifying that history of hate, of bigotry, of the Klu Klux Klan that use the flag as their standard bearer,” said Memphis City...
2015/07/04 00:51
2015/07/04 00:51
Latest from Twitter