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The city of Memphis is located in the far south west corner of the state on the banks of the Mississippi River. The perceived home of Rock n roll with the city being the home of Elvis Presley along with many famous blues and country stars like Johnny Cash, Muddy Waters and BB King. It also the location of one of the US's darkest days, the assignation of Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King Jr.

Population: 670100
Local Newspapers: Memphis Commercial Appeal
Local Sports Teams: Memphis Grizzlies (NBA) Memphis Redbirds (Triple A Baseball) Mississippi RiverKings (CHL - Hockey)
Local Colleges: University of Memphis

Zip Codes associated with memphis, tennessee: 37211 38018 38053 38103 38104 38105 38106 38107 38108 38109 38111 38112 38114 38115 38116 38117 38118 38119 38120 38122 38125 38126 38127 38133 38134 38135 38138 38139 38141
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Memphis News
Council Makes First Moves On Prekindergarten Funding

Memphis City Council members took first votes Tuesday, March 20, approving the city's move toward funding $6 million of a $16 million expansion of local prekindergarten programs. Ordinances approved on the first of three readings establish a city account for prekindergarten with funding coming from one penny on the city property tax rate and incremental city property tax revenue that comes when tax abatements provided for economic development projects expire.

Triumph Adds Bankers, Expands Into Nashville

As its annual meeting approaches, Triumph Bank finds itself in a protracted growth spurt, with activity encompassing everything from a pickup in mortgage activity to the addition of new bankers and an expansion into Nashville. The opening of a loan production office in Brentwood by the 12-year-old bank is Triumph's first venture outside of its Memphis-area footprint.

The Week Ahead: March 12-18

Good morning, Memphis! Go green and capture the luck of the Irish as both Cooper-Young and Beale Street celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style this week. Maybe you'd prefer to explore the universe with a Nobel Prize-winning astrophysicist? We've got details on those, plus more local happenings you need to know about in The Week Ahead The Memphis Branch NAACP holds its annual Freedom Fund luncheon Saturday at the Memphis Hilton, 929 Ridge Lake Blvd ., starting at 11:30 a.m. The event is the largest annual fundraiser of the Memphis branch of the nation's oldest civil rights organization, and the guest speaker at this year's event is national NAACP chairman Leon Russell .

Police: Suspect stabs unknown woman bus stop, says 'does not like gay people'

A Memphis man is now behind bars after reportedly admitting to police he stabbed a woman at a MATA bus stop because he "doesn't like gay people." The woman told police it all started when the suspect, Gaylord McDowell, walked up to her in "attack mode" as she was waiting for the bus at Knight Arnold and Ridgeway Boulevard.

Legendary Blues Drummer Sam Lay to Be Inducted Into the Blues Hall of Fame

This coming May 9, the Blues Foundation will celebrate the thirty-ninth class of Blues Hall of Fame inductees in a ceremony taking place at the Halloran Centre for the Performing Arts and Education in Memphis, Tennessee. This year there will be thirteen illustrious honorees, representing all five of the Hall of Fame's categories: Performers, Non-Performing Individuals, Classic of Blues Literature, Classic of Blues Recording , and Classic of Blues Recording .

This Week In Memphis History: March 9-15, 2018

The Panther Burns are the featured entertainment at the Antenna opening, with The Crime playing the following night and Barking Dog the night after that. Along with concerts, The Antenna features music videos on television sets via video cassettes from the RockAmerica music service played on televisions around the small club.

Republican Mayoral Candidates Find Ways to Differentiate

The three contenders in the May Republican primary for Shelby County mayor didn't disagree on much when they met this week at the Southwind clubhouse. But David Lenoir , Joy Touliatos and Terry Roland did try to distinguish themselves from the other two in a relatively spark-free first encounter as a trio.

Memphis Pedigree

Hollywood Feed's newest Memphis store is officially open for business at the corner of Collins Street and Sam Cooper Boulevard. This 5,000-square-foot built-to-suit space replaces their flagship store on Broad Avenue, which currently houses the pet specialty retail chain's corporate offices and distribution warehouse.

City Now Considering New Sewer Connections on Case-by-Case Basis

It's the kind of wording about a basic local government service that gets that attention of those who make sure the water runs when taxpayers turn on the faucet and the toilet flushes when taxpayers want it to. "We have been approached by a number of developers in this sewer basin with projects and have notified everyone at this time that we cannot allow any new connections until further notice," Memphis Public Works Director Robert Knecht wrote last week in an email to Memphis City Council members Kemp Conrad and Frank Colvett.

Olympus Opens Expanded Bartlett Campus

Medical device manufacturer Olympus celebrated the grand opening of its $12 million expanded Bartlett campus at 2937 Appling Road on Tuesday, March 6. The state-of-the-art facility expands Olympus' existing R&D and surgical manufacturing building on Appling Road, which has operated in Bartlett since 1984. The new Olympus National Service Center East and medical asset warehouse operates as a service and distribution center for a variety of medical equipment and devices such as endoscopes, surgical devices and generators.

Last Word: Penny Turns Up, Boots to Tickets and Ag Innovation

So it begins as it always does in the world of Tigers basketball. Gary Parrish of CBSSports reporting the University of Memphis is considering a change from Tubby Smith to Penny Hardaway .

Mamie Smith, "Pops" Staples named to Blues Hall of Fame

Singer Mamie Smith, songwriter and musician Roebuck "Pops" Staples, piano man Georgia Tom Dorsey, drummer Sam Lay and Chicago band The Aces are among this year's inductees to the Blues Hall of Fame. The Memphis, Tennessee-based Blues Hall of Fame announced the inductees in a news release Tuesday.

City Council Continues to Dabble In Art Issues

Memphis City Council members were told Tuesday, March 6, that removing a mural from a private business front on Lamar Avenue will be difficult despite a council call to do so. The zombie-like mural by the artist Dustin Spagnola has drawn most of the ire of council members for several months.

City Halts New Sewer Connections in Cordova, Bartlett over Sewer Basin Capacity

As the city of Memphis continues to upgrade sewers and ban new sewer connections in unincorporated Shelby County, capacity issues at a sewer basin affecting Cordova, parts of Bartlett and Lakeland has prompted the city to bar new sewer connections in those areas. The city of Memphis's policy of no new connections to the city's sewer system for unincorporated Shelby County has extended to new development in Cordova and nearby parts of Memphis as well as about 70 percent of Bartlett and 20 percent of Lakeland because of capacity issues.

America: South's driving rhythm, on the musical roads from Memphis to New Orleans

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Council to Discuss Murals and Food Deserts, Vote on Convention Center Funding

Memphis City Council members talk about incentives to bring grocery stores to underserved areas of the city during Tuesday, March 6, committee sessions and review a resolution that would direct the city to again paint over "offensive and objectionable" murals. The discussion on grocery store incentives, at 1:45 p.m., follows last month's closing of two Kroger supermarkets, one in Southgate shopping center and one on Lamar Avenue near Airways Boulevard.

Lake District, Raleigh Springs Town Center Moving Forward with Transformative Projects

Details: On the same day that the last piece of the old Lakeland Factory Outlet Mall was torn down, the city's 160-plus-acre mixed-use Lake District project celebrated another milestone its first tenant. Known as The Stock Market, the upscale grocery store will be operated by independent retailer Jeff Burkhead, who is also the owner of Cash Saver East Memphis.

Report: Rick Ross in hospital on life support

Rap superstar Rick Ross is hooked up to a machine that has taken over the function of his heart and lungs, according to a report from TMZ . In 2014, then-Mayor A C Wharton gave Ross a key to the city of Memphis for opening up several area Wingstop locations and bringing jobs to the Mid-South.

U.S. Legislators Stop in Memphis on Civil Rights Pilgrimage

A group of about 30 congressmen began a civil rights pilgrimage at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis on Friday to commemorate the Civil Rights Movement, as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination 50 years ago. The annual Faith and Politics Institute's Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage has been going on for years, but this is the first time the group has made a stop in Memphis.

Memphis Students Travel to Czech Republic for MIM Exchange

Nine Memphis-area high school students are spending a week studying in the Czech Republic as part of the Memphis in May International Festival's annual Student Exchange Program. Nine local students and a chaperone left Memphis International Airport Friday, March 2, bound for the Czech Republic as part of the Memphis in May International Festival Student Exchange Program.

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