VOL. 120 | NO. 240 | Thursday, December 1, 2005
As business leaders push rec center, others rally around park
When local bands the Zippin Pippins and the Revolutionaires perform at Murphy's in Midtown next week, the show will be about more than music: It also will pay homage to the amusement park where Memphians have enjoyed the scent of funnel cakes, the charm of an old-fashioned carousel and the dips and dives of roller coasters since it opened in 1976.
The Memphis Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division recently elected a new set of leaders to govern the division's coming year.
After 17 years as a professional hockey player, Stu Grimson, 40, is about to embark on a new career. He is set to graduate this month from the University of Memphis with a law degree.