Two Memphis police officers accused of stealing drugs, money during traffic stops

Two Memphis police officers accused of stealing drugs, money during traffic stops

Two Memphis police officers were arrested Friday and charged with stealing drugs and money from drug dealers during traffic stops. Terrion Bryson, 25, and Kevin Coleman, 40, were charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to manufacture, distribute or sell heroin, possession of a …
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Raslowsky Memorializes MLK in Memphis

Raslowsky Memorializes MLK in Memphis

Memphis last week. Raslowsky Memorializes MLK in Memphis. President Jack Raslowsky traveled to Memphis last week to represent Xavier at events marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The commemorations in Memphis were the …
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Five Questions for Memphis' Spring Game

Five Questions for Memphis’ Spring Game

Memphis’ spring game is upon us, and it gives fans a chance to see what the 2018 Tigers look like. Memphis is coming off of a 10-3 season in which they made an AAC Championship Game appearance. This is a team that returns a lot of talent on both sides of the ball, and they could be stocked up for …
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Carol Coletta appears on 'Crosstalk'

Carol Coletta appears on ‘Crosstalk’

The America will arrive in Memphis at Beale Street Landing at 8:45 a.m. and will leave the following day at 1:30 p.m. American Cruise Lines’ introduced the America to the Mississippi River in early 2016. The America embodies a casual ambiance and relaxed atmosphere, while providing panoramic …
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Memphis in line to inherit Bridgestone Invitational's World Golf Championship event

Memphis in line to inherit Bridgestone Invitational’s World Golf Championship event

The Memphis Commercial Appeal reported Tuesday afternoon that PGA Commissioner Jay Monahan is expected to visit Tennessee on Thursday to announce that the Bridgestone Invitational World Golf Championship is moving to Shelby Farms, home of the PGA Tour’s FedEx St. Jude Classic.
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Pistons singing the blues after 130-117 loss in Memphis

Pistons singing the blues after 130-117 loss in Memphis

Despite setting a franchise record for 3-pointers made in a single game, the Detroit Pistons fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 130-117 on Sunday. The loss clinches a losing record for the Pistons this season. The Grizzlies, who led by as many as 20, posted a season-high 130 points. A record-setting day …
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Lee Harris: 'Memphis has suffered from the lack of energized leadership'

Lee Harris: ‘Memphis has suffered from the lack of energized leadership’

“If there is a word to describe me it is that I’m impatient,” said Harris, 39, a University of Memphis law school professor. “We’ve built up the expectation a politician has to stay around for 20 years. I don’t have 20 years. We need to get work done in this city,”. Although the 4.2-percent jobless rate in …
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Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival is here

Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival is here

The Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival kicked off today at Colony Park at Renaissance, and it is no surprise why it has been named one of the top 20 events in the southeast for 2018. “My favorite piece right now would probably be Elvis. Why? Because of it’s size and impact,” those are the words of Peter Flack.
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Memphis, TN Chapter – Golf Tournament

Memphis, TN Chapter – Golf Tournament

Memphis, Tennessee Chapter Memphis Maroon Club Scott McNeer Memorial Golf Tournament Benefiting the Memphis Maroon Club Scholarship Fund Monday, May 14 8:00 a.m. Registration & Driving Range opens 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start Spring Creek Ranch 149 Chinquapin Drive Collierville, TN
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901Fest (2018)

901Fest (2018)

Ticketfly · Your account · Help · Get the app. Memphis in May 901Fest. Sat. May. 26. 901Fest (2018) – A Celebration of All Things Memphis! Tom Lee Park. Riverside at Beale Street Memphis, TN, 38103. 3:00 PM. 901Fest (2018) – A Celebration of All Things Memphis!
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MLK50: Memphis' biggest hurdle? 'Thinking the struggle is over'

MLK50: Memphis’ biggest hurdle? ‘Thinking the struggle is over’

The bulk of Memphis’ racial problems are still in front of it, according to one of the city’s preeminent scholars of African-American history. Thinking otherwise is a widespread and damaging misconception, which blocks progress, according to Charles McKinney, the Neville Frierson Bryan chair of Africana …
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Notebook: Bader gets call-up from Memphis

Notebook: Bader gets call-up from Memphis

MILWAUKEE • Outfielder Harrison Bader already had moved into an apartment in the Mud Island part of Memphis, near the Mississippi River, but says he wouldn’t mind if he didn’t use it this year. For the moment, at least, he’s gone up river. Bader was recalled on Tuesday, even before Memphis’ season …
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Anthony Miller, Riley Ferguson, Genard Avery have something to prove at Memphis Pro Day

Anthony Miller, Riley Ferguson, Genard Avery have something to prove at Memphis Pro Day

On Tuesday, Miller finally will get the chance to remind NFL scouts why he was a consensus All-American when he and 12 former teammates will be featured at Memphis’ Pro Day. The outdoor portion will be held at the Tigers’ practice field but is closed to the public. Miller, the Tigers’ all-time leading …
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'Memphis died with Dr King' – shadow of civil rights leader haunts city

‘Memphis died with Dr King’ – shadow of civil rights leader haunts city

“When we think about the sound that came out of the city during that time, you can’t help but feel that grief in the sound,” says Zandria Robinson, assistant professor of sociology at Rhodes College in Memphis. “Even if it’s joyous, even if it’s nothing to do with race at all, there’s a bit of grief there in the …
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