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1. Pruitt Brings Fresh, Quieter Approach To Football Practice
- Friday, April 13, 2018
I find the culture shift of Tennessee football under new head coach Jeremy Pruitt this spring to be refreshing.
2. A Look Back At UT’s History In NCAA Tourney
- Friday, March 16, 2018
Basketball coach Rick Barnes was fired by Texas in late March of 2015 when he refused to fire members of his coaching staff.
3. Mississippi Passes Law Banning Abortion After 15 Weeks
- Friday, March 9, 2018
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi lawmakers on Thursday passed what is likely to be the nation's most restrictive abortion law, making the procedure illegal after 15 weeks of pregnancy.
4. Grizzlies’ Rookies Ivan Rabb, Kobi Simmons Getting On-The-Job Training
- Friday, February 23, 2018
Back in late January, the San Antonio Spurs dropped by FedExForum to give the Grizzlies a 108-85 butt-kicking. But for one young Grizzlies rookie, there was associated value. Because if you’re paying attention, a loss like that is less a trip to the woodshed and more real-time tutoring with a little embarrassment added in so you don’t forget.
5. The Week Ahead: January 17-23
- Monday, January 16, 2017
Good morning, Memphis! This is a good week to be inspired, as we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his courage to motivate and inspire change. Plus, UrbanArt Commission celebrates its 20th anniversary and the Brooks Museum of Art unveils an exhibition sure to make you hoppy – err, happy. Here’s what else you need to know in The Week Ahead...
6. Growing Pains
- Saturday, December 24, 2016
First came the ho-hum start that left open the possibility the Grizzlies’ harshest critics might be right: This season could be the fast-forwarded beginning of an end, a sad narrative that could leave the Grizzlies on the outside of the postseason after a thrilling six-year run.
7. 8-8 Mediocrity Sounds Good to Titans Fans
- Friday, September 9, 2016
On an August morning in 1999, the Tennessee Titans coaching staff and front office personnel awoke to this headline in the local newspaper:
Playoffs or Pink Slips.
It got their attention. Things were quite tense before, during and after practice on that particular day.
8. East of Cleveland
- Friday, July 24, 2015
Consultants for the Memphis Area Transit Authority are exploring an extension of the Madison Avenue trolley line east of Cleveland Street to Overton Square and North Cooper Street.
It is one of seven Midtown routes the transit authority might change or enhance with a bus rapid transit concept that involves fewer stops, fewer turns off main thoroughfares and shorter travel times.
9. Grizz Take Advantage of Knicks
- Tuesday, January 6, 2015
While the New York Knicks were busy dismantling the wreckage that is the basketball franchise under the care of team president Phil Jackson, the Memphis Grizzlies simply wanted to grab the easy victory that had been set before them.
10. October 10-16: This Week in Memphis History
- Saturday, October 11, 2014
2004: The Memphis Grizzlies played their first home game at FedExForum, an exhibition game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
1954: President Dwight Eisenhower campaigned in Memphis during the mid-term congressional elections. Republicans had won narrow majorities in the House and Senate two years earlier. But they lost both to Democrats in the midterm elections two years later.
11. ‘All is Not Lost’
- Thursday, March 7, 2013
Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp. has been nationally recognized for its work providing health care services for the homeless population of the Mid-South, helping people like Grace Hilton-Young transform their lives.
12. Grizzlies Must Reset Season’s Shot Clock
- Friday, February 8, 2013
In the NBA, everyone’s used to living with the tight deadline that is the 24-second shot clock. Players and coaches are always turning the page from last possession to next possession.
And so it must be for this Grizzlies’ season.
13. Creative Space
- Thursday, January 31, 2013
By the time Crosstown Arts occupies space in the 1.5 million-square-foot Sears Crosstown building, it will have completed a solid test run of promoting arts-based community and economic development in Midtown.
14. Spirit of Giving
- Monday, December 31, 2012
For several thousand homeless Memphians, the winter months can be especially rough being exposed to the harsh elements without money, food or warm clothing.
Several local organizations and volunteers took time to give back during this holiday season by donating warm clothes, preparing hot meals and providing health care for those less fortunate just as the first signs of freezing conditions and snow hit the area.
15. Rekindling Crosstown
- Monday, November 5, 2012
Video artist Chris Miner says one way to explain the redevelopment of the Sears Crosstown building is likening it to the process of creating art.
“You get into it with a general idea of what you want to do, but then you kind of let it take you wherever you are going to go or wherever the piece wants to go,” he said.
16. Madison Bike Lane Plan Faces Final Public Meeting
- Wednesday, July 13, 2011
A new twist on the old phrase “where the rubber meets the road” occurs Wednesday evening on Madison Avenue.
The rubber will be from bicycle tires as an architecture and planning firm hired by Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr.’s administration closes out a trio of public hearings to shape a more comprehensive plan for the Madison roadway between Cleveland and Cooper streets.
17. Second Madison Meeting Maps Out Bike Lanes
- Friday, July 8, 2011
A group of more than 100 citizens got a chance to do more than just look at maps of Madison Avenue on Wednesday, July 6.
In the second of three public hearings on proposed bicycle lanes for the two-mile stretch of Madison between Cleveland Avenue and Cooper Street, those at the Minglewood Hall meeting got a chance to mark up the maps with what they would like to see.
18. Maps Marked Up At Second Madison Bike Lane Meeting
- Thursday, July 7, 2011
A group of more than 100 citizens got a chance to do more than just look at maps of Madison Avenue Wednesday evening.
In the second of three public hearings on proposed bicycle lanes for the two mile stretch of Madison between Cleveland Ave. and Cooper St., those at the Minglewood Hall meeting got a chance to mark up the maps with what they would like to see.
19. Coming into Focus
- Monday, March 7, 2011
In the realm of urban attractions, museums present somewhat of a paradox.
Often, they’re privately funded. But in a broader sense – a civic sense – they’re public spaces. They’re open to the public, shaped to address a public issue or meet a public need.
20. Tupelo Furniture Market’s Reach Felt in Memphis
- Friday, August 20, 2010
Richard “Butch” Baber will spend this weekend on a huge shopping trip. He and some of his associates at Royal Furniture Co., where Baber serves as president, will make a daily 200-mile round trip to the Tupelo Furniture Market.
21. Stem Cell Study Under Way at Baptist Hospital
- Friday, November 6, 2009
Baptist Memorial Health Care-Memphis has begun its first clinical study involving a stem cell treatment for heart attacks.
Dr. Frank A. McGrew III at Stern Cardiovascular Center PA is identifying patients who meet the criteria for the study and then assessing the effectiveness of the therapy in healing scarred cardiac tissue. The study is the first in the Mid-South to incorporate stem cells for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, McGrew said.
22. Researchers Discover Each Other At Bioworks Lectures
- Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Researchers from throughout Memphis are increasingly stepping outside the walls of their institutions to share knowledge about medical mysteries and biotechnology innovations through networking events.
23. MO Growth Near U of M
- Thursday, December 28, 2006
Upon stepping inside MO's Music & Art Café, an easy to overlook bistro near the corner of Walker Avenue and Highland Street, it's difficult not to think of Cheers, the famous Boston bar where "everybody knows your name."
24. Friends for Life Launches New Services
- Wednesday, May 17, 2006
It's been 25 years since the first documented case of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) was announced. But because a cure or vaccine has yet to be discovered and also because of the misinformation and misunderstanding about the disease, a stigma still is attached that is difficult to overcome.
25. Archived Article: Tech Briefs
- Wednesday, June 24, 1998
Digital Broadcast Network Corp Digital Broadcast Network Corp. has begun offering high speed voice, video and data network services to businesses in the St. Louis area. This service marks the first phase of DBNs rollout of a national Internet provid...
26. Archived Article: Back2
- Tuesday, July 1, 1997
Thomas & Betts Corp Thomas & Betts Corp. acquires Electroline Thomas & Betts Corp. announced Monday it purchased Electroline Manufacturing Co. Inc. on June 27. Electrolines product line includes die cast, steel, plastic and malleable iro...
27. Archived Article: Mata Jts
- Thursday, February 22, 1996
2/22 jts MATA proposals MATA unveils light rail proposal, announces new bus lines Ambitious train project hinges on federal money By JAMES SNYDER The Daily News Memphis could boast a light rail network linking the citys corners in the coming decade ...