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D. Canale & Co. is returning to its roots with plans to open spirits distillery and tasting room Old Dominick in Downtown Memphis.
Ronnie Jackson, Jr., 29, of Memphis, was sentenced to 1,846 months, or 153 years and 10 months, following his conviction on March 13 by a federal jury on 12 counts related to a series of business robberies in and around Shelby County, Memphis man sentenced to 153 years for robberies Ronnie Jackson, Jr., 29, of Memphis, was sentenced to 1,846 ... (more)
Not every candidate who claimed the Democratic nomination in the May county primaries is on the Shelby County Democratic Party's endorsement ballot that hits the streets this week.
The Shelby County Commission - as it will exist until the results of the August 7th general election produces a successor group of 13 commissioners, mostly new ones - has seen its share of internal controversy, many of them caused by fundamental disagreements over the famously divisive school merger.
Soldiers from two 101st Airborne Division brigades from Fort Campbell and from the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, will deploy to Afghanistan, involving about 3,600 soldiers.
Over a recent weekend, around 30 members of Grace-St. Luke's Episcopal Church descended on a home in the Northwood Hills community just north of Raleigh.
With two weeks to go in an August 7 election that includes a general election for county offices and a primary for state and federal positions, the role of women in society and the rights accorded to them are subjects that have begun looming large.
"It's gone pretty well. People are starting to embrace our identity. And we're continuing to grow our programs."
The Chisca Hotel ownership group has filed a $17.3 million construction loan to renovate and redevelop the historic South Main Street property.
Memphis economic development officials wasted little time launching an information campaign about Memphis and Shelby County's primary business incentive program.
Shelby County Commissioners approved $3 million in county government surplus funds Monday, July 21, from the just-ended fiscal year to fund prekindergarten classrooms in the Shelby County Schools system.
Democratic political leaders and candidates put a lot of emphasis this past weekend on a strong start to the early voting period in advance of the Aug. 7 elections.
The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled that a cash bond in the amount of statutory court costs and litigation taxes is sufficient to permit an appeal from general sessions court to circuit court.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 03:26 pm
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