Thursday Apr 10
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Saturday marks 150th anniversary of Battle of Fort Pillow north of Memphis
Jim Weber/The Commercial Appeal Preparations are being made to mark the 150th anniversary of the battle of Fort Pillow.
The Jackson Sun
Trial reset in Henning post office shootings case
U.S. Senior District Judge Jon P. McCalla issued an order moving Chastain Montgomery's trial date from April 7 to June 9. Montgomery's attorneys asked McCalla for the change because they needed more time to prepare for trial after McCalla ruled Jan. 28 that Montgomery is not mentally disabled and eligible to face the death penalty.
Judge: Confession in postal shootings can stand
A federal judge has denied a motion to suppress the confession made by a former prison guard charged with killing two postal workers in West Tennessee.