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Gov. Bill Haslam has announced five grants totaling more than $1.4 million for transportation, recreation and energy efficiency projects in Shelby County.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Professor runs for Congress in Democratic primaryProfessor runs for...
Professor runs for Congress in Democratic primary Lawrence Pivnick founded and directed the University of Memphis Legal Clinic Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/2014/07/23/professor-runs-congress-democratic-primary/13081223/ Lawrence "Larry" Pivnick is running for the U.S. House of Representative in ... (more)
The Daily News
TheGRIND Evolves as First Anniversary Approaches
The one-year anniversary is approaching for theGRIND, a digital publication that launched in January to bring its own take on covering the people, places and events of Memphis.
Study: Childhood traumas are more common in military members
Childhood traumas are more common among military members and veterans than among civilians, according to a new study.
The Daily News
Local Projects Win State Grant Money
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam handed out five oversized grant checks Wednesday, July 23, on the University of Memphis campus for a total of $1.4 million in grants funding for various pedestrian, park and recreation projects across Shelby County.
River Front Times
UCLA Adds Spanish Lake Documentary to Class Syllabus
A Spanish Lake filmmaker's poignant documentary about his hometown's rapid decline is gaining traction at universities across the country.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Jackson Sun
19 students receive scholarships toward college19 students receive...
The Haywood County and City of Brownsville Scholarship Program awarded 19 rising college freshmen, including Wilson, with a $500 scholarship that may be renewed for a second year.
The Daily News
McKinney Named Branch Manager at Waddell & Reed
Mack McKinney has been promoted at Waddell & Reed to district branch manager for the Memphis area.
The Austin Chronicle
Take Me Home: Kelley Mickwee
Kelley Mickwee's You Used to Live Here drops today. After spending years singing as a duo with Jed Zimmerman and finding success with the currently on-hiatus Trishas, Mickwee went back to her personal drawing board, starting from scratch as a solo artist.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
The proving ground of life Updated at
Nobody is guaranteed an easy life, although I'm sure people living in Third World countries probably look at us here in America and think otherwise.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
HVS In Focus: Washington, DC
As economic recovery resumes and tourism strengthens, Washington, D.C. remains a top draw for leisure, convention, and government demand, with area hotels achieving some of the highest RevPAR levels in the nation.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Usman on Capital Punishment, Cultural Competency, and Litigating Intellectual Disability
Jeffrey Omar Usman has posted Capital Punishment, Cultural Competency, and Litigating Intellectual Disability on SSRN.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
New branch director begins at Music School of Delaware Milford
The Music School of Delaware announces Kate Inie-Richards as the new branch director for The Music School of Delaware's Milford branch, 10 S. Walnut St. "I am thrilled to begin the position, and am very excited to continue growing The Music School of Delaware in Kent and Sussex counties," Inie-Richards said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Leaders by design: Architects' national president praises Memphis program
July 9, 2014 - American Institute of Architects president Helene Combs Dreiling talks with former AIA Memphis president Josh Flowers during a reception at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
U of M receives National Park Service grant
National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis announced the award of $195,200 in grants from the National Center for Preservation Technology & Training to assist with projects using science and technology for historic preservation.
New $40 million music building planned at University of Memphis
The University of Memphis has launched a $40 million capital campaign to build a new music center on the school's campus.
Crowd-funding campaign for local jazz CD hits all right notes
A local foundation said it has just completed Memphis' most successful fundraising effort ever for a music CD, thanks to crowd-funding.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
CrazyBeautiful may move to Overton Square
Owner Erika Smith , who also owns pop-up-turned-permanent shop Stock&Belle in the South Main district of Downtown Memphis, temporarily closed CrazyBeautiful's location near the University of Memphis, as I reported in a story about Stock&Belle's renovation .
Univ. of Memphis gets grant for study of artifacts
The University of Memphis says three of its professors have received a National Park Service grant to study ancient Native American artifacts.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Stock&Belle will get a $150K buildout in South Main
A $150,000 renovation is about to start in the South Main district of Downtown Memphis that will clear the way for a temporary retailer to become permanent.