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Jo Dee Messina to sing at Ave Maria April 12

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Grammy-nominated country music star Jo Dee Messina will headline the Ave Maria Foundation’s 13th annual Silent Auction and Concert on April 12. The event will be in the Sally Hook Performing Arts Center of St. Agnes Academy-St. Dominic School at 4830 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis. Doors open at 5 p.m. The evening […]

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At a Glance for April 10, 2014

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Plant sale helps beautify Bartlett The Bartlett City Beautiful annual plant sale will be open this Friday through Sunday with deals on perennials and annuals. The sale will be 9 a.m.-6 p.m. April 11-12 and 1-5 p.m. April 13, all under the tent at the corner of Stage and Whitten in Bartlett. Redbirds pack plenty of fun […]

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‘Love Worth Fighting For’ comes to Memphis

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — In today’s evolving world, some people are often heard saying that marriage is too difficult, or that the sanctity of marriage has been destroyed. Don’t tell that to television and movie star Kirk Cameron, who brings the “Love Worth Fighting For: Marriage Event” to Raleigh Assembly of God in Memphis on Saturday, April […]

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Artsfest to show musical talents of SCS students

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — As a part of the fifth annual ArtsFest, nearly 300 Shelby County Schools elementary students will showcase their musical talents in the annual Orff Music All-City Concert. This year’s concert theme is Snapshots of Sound. Students from nearly 80 schools have spent months preparing for this free concert that will be held […]

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Donations accepted April 1-3 for World Relief Memphis

Local residents are invited to support the Spring Cleaning Donations Drive for World Relief Memphis on Tuesday, April 1, through Thursday, April 3. Collected items will be used to furnish homes of refugees new to Memphis. Donations can be given in two ways: Items can be dropped off behind World Relief’s office at Union Avenue […]

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Sen. Alexander urges excise tax repeal, says 2.3% tax could hurt medical device makers

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At a roundtable in Bartlett on March 20 with a panel of leaders in the Memphis-area medical device industry, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) discussed repeal of the health care law’s 2.3 percent excise tax on medical device manufacturers. “Memphis has become one of the nation’s most important centers for medical devices, an industry that […]

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At a Glance for March 6, 2014

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Turn your clocks forward Sunday Don’t forget to meddle with your clocks and watches this weekend. You’ll need to move your clocks ahead an hour for Daylight Saving Time (DST). The time changes at 2 a.m. Sunday. Business Expo opens today in Bartlett Join 85 vendors all day March 6 at the annual Bartlett Business […]

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Elite Wrestling claims team title in Illinois events

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Elite Wrestling Academy and its wrestlers recently put on a strong performance at back-to-back tournaments in southern Illinois. The team took 33 wrestlers (ages 5-14) to Illinois to wrestle in the Anna-Jonesboro “On the Prowl” and Carbondale “Dog Fight” tournaments. This was one of the most successful weekends Elite has ever seen, with the club […]

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SCSO arrests suspect in ATV theft

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On Feb. 18, Sheriff’s Detectives from ALERT and the Patrol Crime Response Unit arrested a suspect near U.S. 51 in the theft of a four-wheeler. The victim reported on Jan. 30 that a white man approached him, claiming to be out of gasoline ans asking for help. The victim drove the man to the store, […]

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Bartlett author signs ‘What Is the Color of Hate?’

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Deren Whalen, a resident of Bartlett, recently signed copies of his novel, “What Is the Color of Hate?”  at Republic Coffee, 2924 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis. The book is about a man who grows up with hate, fear and anger toward the black men responsible for his father’s death in a violent home invasion. His […]

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‘Musicians for Le Bonheur’ is recruiting for 2014

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Musicians for Le Bonheur, the charity project headed up by Angry Nerd Music, ise looking for new artists for 2014. The project raises money for Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital through live shows around the city of Memphis and a compilation CD featuring Mid-South musicians. All of the money raised through the live events and the […]

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Traveling exhibit features African Americans in Civil War medicine for Black History Month

MEMPHIS, Tenn.  — To celebrate Black History Month and those who made it possible, Memphis Public Libraries are “pushing boundaries” with a traveling exhibit – “Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War Medicine.” Often lost from the pages of history, the names and faces of early African American physicians, surgeons, nurses, and other healthcare […]

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