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Memphis Commercial Appeal
A crime that grips the community and its cultural backdropfamily’s Royal Studio, most recently Melissa Etheridge. And Memphis recently lo
A crime that grips the community and its cultural backdrop
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 hours ago
family’s Royal Studio, most recently Melissa Etheridge. And Memphis recently lost Willie Earl Bates, co-owner of the nearby Soulsville staple The Four Way, perhaps the city’s longest-standing soul food restaurant. I never met Mr. Bates, but after... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
R&B/ Hip Hop Violinist conducts master class for local studentsgame," he said. "They're so ahead of the game because they listen and I can tel
R&B/ Hip Hop Violinist conducts master class for local students
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
game," he said. "They're so ahead of the game because they listen and I can tell they're learning while they listen so that's key man." The visit was all thanks to a partnership between Stax Academy and Soulsville Charters School with Memphis... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Willie Earl Bates, co-owner of The Four Way, dies at 76Bates, 76, died Friday of cancer. A former Booker T. Washington football playe
Willie Earl Bates, co-owner of The Four Way, dies at 76
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
Bates, 76, died Friday of cancer. A former Booker T. Washington football player, Mr. Bates bought the restaurant in Soulsville, at 998 Mississippi Boulevard, in 2002 when former owners Irene and Clint Cleaves died. Dubbed the oldest soul... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Charter school finds new home after disagreement over space10 spaces remaining for students in grades K-4. Until the new site is up and ru
Charter school finds new home after disagreement over space
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
10 spaces remaining for students in grades K-4. Until the new site is up and running, McKenna said, families can go to The Soulsville Charter School, 1115 College St., to enroll in Delta Prep. Jennifer Pignolet is a member of the InforMemphis team... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The 9:01: Mud Island’s future, ‘Memphis Massacre’ in the moment and morewho would regard it as part civic mission rather than purely a business venture
The 9:01: Mud Island’s future, ‘Memphis Massacre’ in the moment and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
who would regard it as part civic mission rather than purely a business venture. Cates specifically has been involved in Soulsville, the Memphis Grizzlies and the Shelby Farms Greenline, three of the best new things in Memphis over the past... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Memphis' Namesake Musical Gets its First Hometown Productionme at the moment though. It’s the irony. This Tony-winner’s set at the dawn of
Memphis' Namesake Musical Gets its First Hometown Production
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 8 days ago
me at the moment though. It’s the irony. This Tony-winner’s set at the dawn of the civil-rights era in the city of Sun and Soulsville, and raises the question of Rock- theft often and outright as it tells a subtext-forward story of “crazy little”... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The 9:01: Sins of Memphis omission, barbecue talk and morelast week, before the topic came up. I will correct this soon. The Four Way: T
The 9:01: Sins of Memphis omission, barbecue talk and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
last week, before the topic came up. I will correct this soon. The Four Way: The signature soul food restaurant in, well, Soulsville. I have no idea how I haven’t been to the Four Way. In high school (after I was able to drive) and in college... Read more
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Arts Journal
“The Work Will Do the Work” ??ArtsMemphis, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Stax Music Academy, Stax Museum, Art
“The Work Will Do the Work” ??
Arts Journal / Posted 20 days ago
ArtsMemphis, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Stax Music Academy, Stax Museum, Arts Services Initiative of Western NY, Soulsville Foundation, and Iris Orchestra. Chris began his career in the Entertainment industry working for both MTV Networks... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
RedBall bounces into Memphis spaces for a few daysCollege of Art. Thursday, the ball moves south, stopping at the Hattiloo Theat
RedBall bounces into Memphis spaces for a few days
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
College of Art. Thursday, the ball moves south, stopping at the Hattiloo Theatre at 37 S. Cooper. Next Friday, it enters Soulsville, to be on display at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. May 7, for its final day, RedBall returns to the... Read more

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