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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MATA extends shuttle service for Beale Street Music Festival this weekendSunday. One-day trolley passes are $3.50 and three-day passes are $9. Both com
MATA extends shuttle service for Beale Street Music Festival this weekend
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday. One-day trolley passes are $3.50 and three-day passes are $9. Both come with unlimited travel. 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
Deadline extended for Shelby County Commission’s youth summer jobs programSuite 600 Memphis, Tennessee 38103 For more information, call the commission
Deadline extended for Shelby County Commission’s youth summer jobs program
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Suite 600 Memphis, Tennessee 38103 For more information, call the commission office at (901) 222-1000. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County gover... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
City budget panel approves funds for radio, bus replacementalso committed to $2 million for that project. The County Commission will begin
City budget panel approves funds for radio, bus replacement
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
also committed to $2 million for that project. The County Commission will begin budget hearings on May 4. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County govern... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Young professionals summit scheduled for Wednesdaymore information go the Eventbrite page at bit.ly/ypsmart or call Brandon White
Young professionals summit scheduled for Wednesday
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
more information go the Eventbrite page at bit.ly/ypsmart or call Brandon Whiteley at (901) 222-2029. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County go... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commission delays decision to pay for DA’s portion of body camera programsaid. Weirich did not address the County Commission. The commission's committe
Shelby County Commission delays decision to pay for DA’s portion of body camera program
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
said. Weirich did not address the County Commission. The commission's committees meet again on May 4. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County gov... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Neighborhood group can win $5,000 in Ready Neighbors competition12. To register or for more information go to readyshelby.org or call Ernestin
Neighborhood group can win $5,000 in Ready Neighbors competition
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
12. To register or for more information go to readyshelby.org or call Ernestine Smith at (901) 259-3542. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County govern... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis police body cameras should be city expense, some Shelby County commissioners sayand Commissioner Mark Billingsley voted no. The full commission will vote on t
Memphis police body cameras should be city expense, some Shelby County commissioners say
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
and Commissioner Mark Billingsley voted no. The full commission will vote on the resolution on Monday. 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
City Council approves Parkside development over neighbors’ objectionsour representatives' support," said resident Donna Smith. "Where do we go from
City Council approves Parkside development over neighbors’ objections
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
our representatives' support," said resident Donna Smith. "Where do we go from here, that is the question?" 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 proposes changes for public speakersAllan Wade told the committee that he would have a resolution prepared for its
Memphis City Council proposes changes for public speakers
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
Allan Wade told the committee that he would have a resolution prepared for its next meeting in two weeks. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County govern... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Legislature confirms Memphis lawyer as new appellate judgeTennessee Court of Criminal Appeal's West Tennessee division Monday evening. D
Legislature confirms Memphis lawyer as new appellate judge
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeal's West Tennessee division Monday evening. Dyer, 43, who has been the chief counsel for Shelby County government since 2014, replaces Roger Page on the 12-member state appeals court. Haslam announced his selection... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County attorney Dyer confirmed for appeals court seatTennessee Court of Criminal Appeal's West Tennessee division Monday evening. D
Shelby County attorney Dyer confirmed for appeals court seat
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeal's West Tennessee division Monday evening. Dyer, 43, who has been the chief counsel for Shelby County government since 2014, replaces Roger Page on the 12-member state appeals court. Haslam announced his selection... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Study finds most of Shelby County’s spending is done outside the countygoing outside the county. It's a direct smack in the face of the locally owned
Study finds most of Shelby County’s spending is done outside the county
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
going outside the county. It's a direct smack in the face of the locally owned small business initiative." Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County governm... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commission tells lobbyist to look for blight fundsCourt and JIFF to report back to the commission about its progress at the June
Shelby County Commission tells lobbyist to look for blight funds
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
Court and JIFF to report back to the commission about its progress at the June 1 commission meeting. 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
Couple charged in boat theftto the scene. The two were taken to the Appling Farms precinct, and the West M
Couple charged in boat theft
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
to the scene. The two were taken to the Appling Farms precinct, and the West Memphis police was contacted. 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
MLK insider shares wisdom with African-American journalistsand Justice Center, The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change and the N
MLK insider shares wisdom with African-American journalists
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
and Justice Center, The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change and the National Civil Rights Museum. 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
8th District U.S. House race draws 22 candidates; 9th District has eightrace is April 14. For a complete list of candidates in state and federal races
8th District U.S. House race draws 22 candidates; 9th District has eight
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
race is April 14. For a complete list of candidates in state and federal races go to sos.tn.gov/elections. 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
Peace, race and journalism are themes for two separate conferences this weekendand $40 for student nonmembers. Go to nabj.org and look under events/programs
Peace, race and journalism are themes for two separate conferences this weekend
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
and $40 for student nonmembers. Go to nabj.org and look under events/programs for more information. 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
Shelby County Schools presents deferred maintenance list to county commissionsaid, "But the reality is to cut $86 million it's going to have to affect certa
Shelby County Schools presents deferred maintenance list to county commission
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
said, "But the reality is to cut $86 million it's going to have to affect certain areas of the classroom." Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County governm... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County’s disparity study will be made publicbusiness community, to review current purchasing policies and make recommendati
Shelby County’s disparity study will be made public
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 24 days ago
business community, to review current purchasing policies and make recommendations on necessary changes. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County gover... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County Commissioner and school board member host town hall forumCommunity Development Corp. and Head Start have been invited to attend. The fo
County Commissioner and school board member host town hall forum
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
Community Development Corp. and Head Start have been invited to attend. The forum will be held at 6 p.m. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County govern... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Terry Roland officially begins Shelby County mayoral campaign on Saturdayseat again. The free breakfast event is from 8-10:30 a.m. at the restaurant, 7
Terry Roland officially begins Shelby County mayoral campaign on Saturday
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
seat again. The free breakfast event is from 8-10:30 a.m. at the restaurant, 7918 C St. in Millington. 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
Land Bank administrator takes over Luttrell’s campaign for Congressis a crowded field of more than a dozen contenders including Republicans, indep
Land Bank administrator takes over Luttrell’s campaign for Congress
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
is a crowded field of more than a dozen contenders including Republicans, independents and Democrats. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County go... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County commission, suburban schools await Shelby County Schools facilities reporttake on a bunch of unneeded debt for deferred maintenance, it hinders our opera
County commission, suburban schools await Shelby County Schools facilities report
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
take on a bunch of unneeded debt for deferred maintenance, it hinders our operational needs," Reaves said. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County governm... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commission to release disparity study draft on Wednesdayheld at 9:30 a.m. on the first floor of the Vasco A. Smith Jr. County Administr
Shelby County Commission to release disparity study draft on Wednesday
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
held at 9:30 a.m. on the first floor of the Vasco A. Smith Jr. County Administration Building, 160 N. Main. 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
Zoo, park and protest groups hope for peace on greensward this weekendzoo, run by nonprofit group the Memphis Zoological Society, had about 1.1 milli
Zoo, park and protest groups hope for peace on greensward this weekend
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
zoo, run by nonprofit group the Memphis Zoological Society, had about 1.1 million visitors last year. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County go... Read more

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