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  1. SPRINT Trial Results: Latest News in Hypertension ManagementRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Circulation

    From Preventive Medicine Section, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Memphis, TN ; Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA ; Clinical Applications and Prevention Branch, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD ; Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH ; Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC ; Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis ; Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham Correspondence to William C. Cushman, Preventive Medicine Section , Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 1030 Jefferson Ave, Memphis, TN 38104.

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  2. America's story hits home in Memphis, where the National Civil Rights Museum bears witness for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... events, the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, 1968. It feels right to tell this story in Memphis, a city that's always been a crossroads: a key port on the Mississippi River and a hub for shipping, music, food, races and ...

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  3. Medical District Apartments Sell For $9.7 MillionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily News

    ... 2015 appraisal came in at $5.1 million. This isn't the first time New York-based Hyde Capital has purchased in Memphis. In March 2014, its related entities paid $8.6 million for the 208-unit Cinnamon Trails apartment complex and $8.7 million for the ...

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  4. New BrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News

    Just days before Toney Armstrong was off the city payroll, his successor as interim director of the Memphis Police Department, Michael Rallings, was getting used to the attention and ring kissing that comes with being the city's top cop. By then, Rallings was informally introducing his command staff.

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  5. Glazed with Tradition, Gibson's Donuts Keeps Customers Coming BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News

    While word-of-mouth and nostalgia might get customers in the door of Gibson's Donuts, great donuts and a commitment to customer service are what keep them coming back. Gibson's has been a Memphis icon since Lowell Gibson and his brother opened it in 1967 at 760 Mount Moriah Road , the East Memphis locale where it's still going strong nearly 50 years later.

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  6. EDGE Grants Development Loans to 4 Inner-City BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    Memphis' inner-city neighborhoods garnered $79,000 in business development loans at the Feb. 3 meeting of the Memphis-Shelby County Economic Development Growth Engine's finance committee. Since the Inner City Economic Development loan program launched in 2014, EDGE has approved 23 projects representing 209 jobs and a capital investment of $2.6 million.

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  7. Haslam Outlines Conservative Approach to SurplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Daily News

    ... standards. In other spending, a new dentistry building at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis is among the $350 million Haslam is proposing in new higher education construction. Another $232 million would go to renovate ...

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  8. Briefs: Police seize marijuana in searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    ... Martin is also one of only three Tennessee schools to be included in the regional rankings, with the University of Memphis and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga rounding out the top-20 at numbers 19 and 20, respectively. UT Martin is up ...

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  9. Memphis BurningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Memphis Flyer

    Two abutments remain the only markers at the site of Ell Persons' 1917 lynching where the old Macon Road bridge once stood. Last winter, with a scrawled list of the streets and landmarks mentioned in 100-year-old newspaper articles, I drove east through Memphis, past Shelby Farms, to what I believed might have been the place where a black woodchopper named Ell Persons was burned alive before thousands of spectators.

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  10. the Weekend TenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NWAonline

    ... Rock. Tickets are $25 until 4 p.m. Friday, then $35 at the door. Call (501) 666-8816 or visit arclubs.org. Legendary Memphis soul singer Mavis Staples will help inaugurate Pulaski Technical College's new Center for the Humanities and Arts on the ...

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  11. Memphis' Central ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2011 | The Memphis Flyer

    Some describe the clash over the Memphis Zoo's frequent and unacceptable practice of parking cars on Overton Park's Greensward as an absurd battle over a grassy lot. In fact, it is about the right of Memphians to actively craft their urban environment.

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  12. Driver Services Offer Select Saturday's For ReinstatementRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... 6 and 20, March 5 and 19, and April 2. The Hickory Hollow Center in Nashville and the East Shelby Drive Center in Memphis will be the only two locations offering Saturday reinstatement services. People across 30 cities in nine states will ...

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  13. Mary Elaine StevensRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Lockhart Post Register

    Mary Elaine Stevens, 68, of Port O'Connor, Texas, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016 at Onion Creek Senior Care, Austin, Texas.Elaine was born May 15, 1947, in Memphis, Tenn., to Winfred and Mary Ellen Owens.She was united in marriage to Bob Stevens on Aug. 9, 1965, in Houston, Texas.She was devoted wife, mother, and homemaker who loved fishing, ... (more)

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  14. Prostitution sting nets 4 arrests in Bossier CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The following people were arrested by members of the Bossier Sheriff-Police Narcotics Task Force and booked into the Bossier Max on February 1: 1. Ladarious M. Guy, 25, of the 600 block of Stephens Place in Memphis, Tenn. Charged with Human Trafficking, Promoting Prostitution, Money Laundering, Pandering, Possession of a Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance, and Possession of Marijuana.

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  15. Re: Lucy C. CrabtreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    ... h Hope Christian Church, 142 Main St., Hope, ME 04847, or the St Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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  16. Council Probes Police Body Camera DelayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily News

    And there will probably be questions at the 11 a.m. executive session about whether a limited test use of the cameras recorded any of last week's fatal police shooting of Johnathan Bratcher in South Memphis. Several news organizations reported hearing a police dispatcher tell police cars responding to the aftermath of the shooting to turn off any body cameras.

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  17. Shelby County Sees Dip In Unemployment RateRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily News

    ... adjusted unemployment rate was 5.6 percent in December, while the U.S. rate was 5 percent. Unemployment for the Memphis metropolitan statistical area which includes Fayette, Shelby and Tipton counties plus portions of eastern Arkansas and North ...

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  18. Last Word: Post Caucus, Fincher's Exit, 1919 Handwriting and Your RolodexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Daily News

    ... horsehoes and hand grenades close does count. Hillary Clinton is a well-known political presence in Tennessee and in Memphis where she has campaigned in her current quest for the presidency as she did in 2008. Bernie Sanders is much less well-known ...

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  19. Haslam Touts New Spending on Teacher Raises, Urges Caution In Use of ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Daily News

    ... standards. In other spending, a new dentistry building at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis is among the $350 million Haslam is proposing in new higher education construction. Another $232 million would go to renovate ...

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  20. Planetarium Rings in New Era at Pink PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily News

    ... The top is 32.5 feet off the floor, and with a 3,925-square-foot area, it's the largest projection screen in Memphis. The renovated planetarium will have 145 fixed seats and five spaces for wheelchairs, up from the previous 130 fixed seats. "We have ...

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