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The past weekend saw several political events bearing on the forthcoming May 6 primaries for countywide office.
Showing an heroic amount of patience, Ali Bourgi, 3, waits in a hotbed of primping while his mother Farrah Basma gets a purple highlight put in her hair at the Gould's Day Spa booth during the Southern Women's Show.
Germantown and Collierville residents looking to enroll students in their municipal school district must come to their zoned school's residential enrollment nights to claim a place for the upcoming 2014-15 year.
In an emergency meeting Friday night, the Germantown Municipal School Board voted 3-0 to rescind the tuition policy that drew criticism from a Collierville state representative earlier this week.
Yalonda M. James/The Commercial Appeal March 7, 2014 - Sgt. Michael Vinson, with the Memphis Police Department, prepares to raise a Children's Memorial Flag for a ceremony remembering 12-year-old Andrea Ruth at the Memphis Child Advocacy Center Friday.
A grand jury indicted a man who allegedly killed a puppy by putting it in a dishwasher, according to the Shelby County District Attorney's office.
People in the Mid-South are starting a fight for a light after a Shelby County teacher was killed in a crash.
The sudden announcement that Victory University is closing was a heartbreaking blow to baseball coach John Jarnagin.
A man who told police he spanked a 3-year-old for five or six minutes because she was crying has been indicted on felony murder charges, according to the Shelby County District Attorney's office.
The winter storm that hit Shelby County last Sunday evening caused extreme traffic delays, hazardous safety conditions, and thousands of households to lose power.
For the second time in the last several months the executive committee of the Shelby County Democratic Party has voted a formal censure of its own - this time against two members of the Tennessee General Assembly and a Shelby County Commissioner.
The Shelby County district attorney's office says 58-year-old Gregory Powell is being held without bond on a first-degree murder charge in the October death of 56-year-old Alice Wells.
The state Legislature last year passed the bills allowing municipalities to start their own school districts.
Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson said he will seek funding before the new fiscal year that begins July 1 for a new Westhaven Elementary School and possibly two other new schools in southeast and northwest Shelby County.
A man accused of killing a puppy by putting it in a running dishwasher was indicted Thursday by a Shelby County Grand Jury on felony charges of cruelty to animals, according to Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich.