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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis City Council presses for action plan on Confederate statuesConfederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest and Jefferson Davis sit in city park
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest and Jefferson Davis sit in city parks. Tuesday, the city council directed Mayor Jim Strickland to “come up with a plan” for removal by Nov. 21. Until that plan is presented, crews will block the monument... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Group protests Confederate statues with die-inshould be adding to history, not destroying history,” said Lee Miller with Sons
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 days ago
should be adding to history, not destroying history,” said Lee Miller with Sons of Confederate Veterans. Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and many civil leaders also were at the meeting in Athens, Tennessee. Take Em Down 901 said until these... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Tennessee Historical Commission denies City of Memphis waiver to remove Nathan Bedford Forrest StatueMemphis had hoped. It took almost 2 hours of discussion and comments. "Our in
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
Memphis had hoped. It took almost 2 hours of discussion and comments. "Our intent is to remove the statue," Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland told the Commission. "We demand that immediate action is taken. These statues can no longer stand and... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
LIVE: Tennessee Historical Commission discusses controversial statuesHistorical Commission is set to discuss the removal of two Confederate statues
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
Historical Commission is set to discuss the removal of two Confederate statues from city-owned property in Memphis. Mayor Jim Strickland is at the meeting in Athens, Tennessee, and is scheduled to address the commission. WREG was told members... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis-area leaders, businesses, schools come together for Amazon pitchplan included local education opportunities. "From Bartlett to Collierville to
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 days ago
plan included local education opportunities. "From Bartlett to Collierville to Memphis, we’re all working together," Mayor Jim Strickland said. “We’re going to put a good application together next week with location, tax incentives, with a map on... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Opponents and supporters of Memphis’ Confederate statues plan to attend state meetingMEMPHIS, Tenn. — When Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland travels to Athens, Tennessee
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — When Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland travels to Athens, Tennessee on Friday to talk to the Tennessee Historical Commission about taking down Confederate statues, he won't be the only one. Those on both sides of the issue are traveling... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
State agents bust car dealer charged with printing illegal temporary tagsfirst exposed the DeKalb County car dealer. Terrance Beasley refused to say an
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
first exposed the DeKalb County car dealer. Terrance Beasley refused to say anything to Channel 2 consumer investigator Jim Strickland during his arrest. One of the customer that received the alleged fake tags was at the dealership. The heated... Read more
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ajc.com
State agents bust car dealer charged with printing illegal temporary tagsfirst exposed the DeKalb County car dealer. Terrance Beasley refused to say an
ajc.com / Posted 13 days ago
first exposed the DeKalb County car dealer. Terrance Beasley refused to say anything to Channel 2 consumer investigator Jim Strickland during his arrest. One of the customer that received the alleged fake tags was at the dealership. The heated... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis City Council delays action on Confederate statuesthe resolution. The meeting for the historical commission is set for next Frid
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
the resolution. The meeting for the historical commission is set for next Friday, Oct. 13, outside Chattanooga. Mayor Jim Strickland said he will be at the meeting. For now, the city will wait. “We’re making the appropriate steps to try to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
City: 2,000 gun locks to be given away October 17of Justice, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Shelby County District
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 days ago
of Justice, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich and Mayor Jim Strickland are all involved in the project. Giveaway locations: Whitehaven Community Center 4318 Graceland Dr.... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Students in Memphis’ poorest area get new supplies, access to internetcity area has been a great neighbourhood in Memphis for a long time, but it’s f
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 19 days ago
city area has been a great neighbourhood in Memphis for a long time, but it’s fallen on hard times recently,” said Mayor Jim Strickland. “There’s very high poverty rates, inadequate housing, so the city, the schools, the women’s foundation have... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mayor: Historical Commission delays hearing on Forrest statueto move a controversial statue in the Medical District at its upcoming meeting
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 19 days ago
to move a controversial statue in the Medical District at its upcoming meeting in October. In a release, Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland said the city was told it would be at least another four months before the commission will even consider the... Read more

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