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1. Bickerstaff the Grizzlies’ Best Option for Coach
- Friday, April 20, 2018
Would keeping interim head coach J.B. Bickerstaff be the easiest play for the Memphis Grizzlies? Absolutely.
Would keeping the 39-year-old assistant who was promoted after David Fizdale was fired amid a losing streak and conflict with star center Marc Gasol be the best budget move for the Grizzlies? Probably.
2. Magazine Obtains Ex-Playmate's Notes on Alleged Trump Affair
- Monday, February 19, 2018
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump had a nine-month extramarital affair with the 1998 Playboy Playmate of the year beginning in 2006, showing the woman his wife's bedroom in Trump Tower and bringing her to his private bungalow at the Beverly Hills Hotel, according to the woman's eight-page, handwritten account of the relationship obtained by The New Yorker magazine.
3. Dreamers Deferred
- Saturday, February 3, 2018
You never really get to the point where you can stand at a particular moment in time and forecast with any certainty how your life is going to turn out, how things are going to look or what’s going to be different over a long time horizon. That’s certainly the way it’s been, and still is, for Mauricio Calvo and Memphians like him.
4. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2017
- Monday, January 1, 2018
They made music that inspired legions of fans. Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Gregg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in virtually every genre of music.
5. Cohen Criticizes, Kustoff Commends 6-Month DACA Wind-Down
- Wednesday, September 6, 2017
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen of Memphis termed President Donald Trump’s decision Tuesday, Sept. 5, to wind down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program over the next six months “heartless, illogical and un-American.”
6. Century Mark
- Saturday, June 17, 2017
During a visit to Memphis in April, Andrew Young was talking with reporters about his lengthy public history – being part of Dr. Martin Luther King’s inner circle, a congressman, mayor of Atlanta, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. It was as he talked about King’s death in Memphis that Young, without any prompting, talked about a trio of Memphis attorneys – Benjamin Hooks, Russell Sugarmon and A. W. Willis – that were the key to his and King’s efforts to get things done in Memphis and the surrounding region.
7. This Week in Memphis History: May 15-21
- Saturday, May 16, 2015
2013: Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. goes to the City Council with a state comptroller’s report critical of the city’s financial practices, including two bond restructurings in four years that pushed the city’s debt into future years. The report also faults the city for undocumented interfund loans among City Hall divisions and departments.
8. Early Voting Expands in District 91 Primary
- Friday, September 27, 2013
Early voting in the Democratic primary special election for State House District 91 expands Friday, Sept. 27, from the Shelby County Election Commission’s Downtown offices, 157 Poplar Ave., to three satellite locations.
9. In Need of Repair
- Wednesday, April 25, 2012
The Shelby County Trustee’s office is out of the Vasco Smith County Administration Building and in the county government building across Second Street at 157 Poplar Ave.
10. Whitehead Promoted At Obsidian
- Wednesday, August 3, 2011
Thomas Whitehead has been promoted to account manager at Obsidian Public Relations.
Hometown: Brandon, Miss.
- Thursday, July 28, 2011
The Memphis Mid-South Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will present “Summer Seminar: Federal Discovery Practice” Thursday, July 28, at 1:15 p.m. at the Clifford David and Odell Horton Federal Building, 167 N. Main St., 11th floor, Jury Assembly Room. To register, visit www.fedbar.org/memphis and print out the registration form and mail it to the address provided.
- Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council will serve as host for a breakfast Wednesday, July 27, at 8:15 a.m. at One Commerce Square Annex. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. will speak. Cost is $5. For reservations, call 818-2400.
13. Bearman Looks Back At 50 Years of Law
- Friday, June 18, 2010
Leo Bearman Jr., who next month will have been practicing law for 50 years, is such a towering figure in the city’s legal community that his longtime secretary resorts to classic literature to describe him.
14. Judge Won’t Drop Charge In Palin Hacking Case
- Thursday, April 1, 2010
The man accused of hacking Sarah Palin’s e-mail in 2008 can be charged with trying to obstruct the investigation before it even started, a federal magistrate in Knoxville ruled Tuesday.
The judge in the case against David C. Kernell, 22, refused to dismiss a charge of anticipatory obstruction of justice, saying the law may be violated “even if no investigation is open at the time of the conduct.”
15. Hearing Held on Tenn. Warrants in Palin Hacking Case
- Thursday, March 25, 2010
KNOXVILLE (AP) – A man accused of hacking the personal e-mail of former GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin attended a Wednesday court hearing on his motion to block prosecutors from using some Internet provider records at an April 20 trial.
16. Search Warrants At Issue in Palin Hacking Case
- Friday, March 12, 2010
KNOXVILLE (AP) – The attorney for a University of Tennessee student accused of hacking the personal e-mail of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is challenging search warrants in the case.
17. Crichton College Sale Closes To California Entrepreneur
- Tuesday, January 5, 2010
255 N. Highland St.
Memphis, TN 38111
Sale Amount: $5.3 Million
Sale Date: Dec. 1, 2009
Buyer: SignificantPsychology LLC
Seller: Crichton College
Loan Amounts: $4.3 million and $1.1 million
Loan Dates: Dec. 1, 2009
Maturity Dates: N/A
Lenders: SunTrust Bank and Crichton College
18. Palin Hacker Defendant Can't Use Questionnaire to Screen Jury
- Tuesday, September 8, 2009
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A University of Tennessee student accused of hacking the personal e-mail account of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin cannot screen potential jurors by questionnaire.
A federal judge in Knoxville denied a request by lawyers for David C. Kernell that a jury pool fill out papers, answering questions about their political inclinations and their attitudes about Palin, who was also the running mate of Republican presidential candidate John McCain.
19. Student’s Trial Delayed In Palin Hacking Case
- Monday, November 17, 2008
A federal magistrate has postponed the trial of the son of a Tennessee state lawmaker charged with breaking into the e-mail account of former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.
Both federal prosecutors and defense attorneys want more time to prepare for the trial of 20-year-old University of Tennessee student David Kernell of Knoxville, saying they will need computer experts to understand the evidence against Kernell. He is the son of state Rep. Mike Kernell, D-Memphis.
20. Lawmaker’s Son Indicted In Palin E-mail Hacking
- Thursday, October 9, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) – A federal grand jury has indicted the son of a Democratic Tennessee state lawmaker in connection with the hacking of the e-mail account of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.
21. UT Medical Group Names Truitt VP of Information Systems
- Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Jill Truitt has been appointed vice president of information systems and chief information officer at UT Medical Group.
Truitt formerly was information services director and program director for Allina Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis. She has more than 25 years of experience in health care information technology and management.
22. Defining The 'Rule Of Law' Continues In Memphis
- Thursday, August 2, 2007
The first-ever symposium on the Rule of Law brought together members of the international community with U.S. leaders such as Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Sen. Hilary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., and now -retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.
23. Commercial Advisors' Jensen Voted Commercial Broker of the Year
- Wednesday, April 12, 2006
Larry Jensen has received the 2005 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Broker of the Year from the Memphis Area Association of Realtors' Commercial Council. Jensen is president and CEO of Commercial Advisors LLC. He has more than 30 years of experience in real estate.
24. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, August 11, 2004
e-photo) Rebecca DeRousse was named assistant administrator of Baptist Rehabilitation-Germantown
Kiwanis Club Names Luttrell Lawman of the Year
The Kiwanis Club named Shelby County Sheriff Mark H. Luttrell Jr. as Lawman of the Year for the Lou...