VOL. 122 | NO. 101 | Friday, June 1, 2007
Inspiration can come from anywhere, and for Magna Bank president and CEO Bill Menkel it came in the form of a book.
In a generally favorable profile of former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson that ran in the May 20 edition of The Washington Post, Liz Garrigan wrote that she once compared the lawmaker's appearance to that of the "Star Trek" character Worf.
Linda Miller was an East Memphis housewife in the late 1970s when she unexpectedly began a career in criminal justice. She was handpicked in 1979 by then-Gov. Lamar Alexander to serve as a citizen appointee on the Tennessee Board of Probation and Parole.
Searching for a missing child is no laughing matter. It's easy to imagine that for people involved in a search - family, volunteer workers and law enforcement officials - passing moments can seem like hours.
Memphis City Council chairman Tom Marshall will make a renewed bid for a more specific city code of ethics Tuesday when the council takes a final vote on the ordinance.
MEMPHIS (AP) -- An American couple struggling to hold on to an 8-year-old girl they have raised since infancy are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop a state-ordered reunion with her Chinese parents.