VOL. 121 | NO. 56 | Friday, March 10, 2006
Republican Conference draws national luminaries
This weekend, The Peabody Hotel is hosting a star-studded political conference the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau expects will have a nearly $1 million economic impact on the city.
Lots of adjectives are being used these days to describe events that occurred during one of the most dramatic years in recent memory for City of Memphis finances.
If you catch a glimpse of the man behind the drumsticks next time you take in the tunes of the jazz band Memphis Knights, you might be surprised by Rick Fischer's day job.