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  1. Council Approves Brewery Parking Garage LoanRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Daily News

    Memphis City Council members gave the green light Tuesday, May 19, to a $5.1 million loan for the Downtown Parking Authority to build a 339-space parking garage on Tennessee Street across from the Tennessee Brewery. The brewery's new owners are pursuing the financing as part of the their plan to convert the building and surrounding area into a mixed-use development.

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  2. This week in Memphis history: May 22-28Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... names before settling on the Great River Carnival, also expands and realigns the event. Today it is Carnival Memphis. 1917 : Ell Persons is lynched by a mob of more than 5,000 people at the Macon Road bridge over the Wolf River. The mob burns ...

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  3. Relevant Roasters Adds Subscription ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Daily News

    ... than a simple retailer. At the end of April, for example, the business hosted a "Coffee and Conversation" event with Memphis City Council candidate Dan Springer . Relevant also has been holding a regular series of cuppings, which it describes as the ...

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  4. Oxn Retail Shop Prepares to Open in South MainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Daily News

    As part of his preparations for the new men's clothing and lifestyle store he will soon open Downtown, Zac Woolfolk was captivated by the idea of auxin, a growth hormone in plants. It was a straight line from there to his interest in doing something that helps Memphis itself to grow.

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  5. Starkville awards bonds to Tenn. bankRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Starkville aldermen awarded its $2.7 million-maximum infrastructure bonds to FTN Financial, a subsidiary of the Memphis, Tennessee-based First Horizon National Corporation, during Thursday's recess meeting. The board unanimously approved the bond resolution.

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  6. Felicia Suzanne Willett named Executive of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    One of the city's best-known chefs can add the title Executive of the Year to her list of accolades. Felicia Suzanne Willett , chef and owner of Felicia Suzanne's Restaurant in Downtown Memphis located at 80 Monroe Ave. was presented the EOY honor at the Memphis Business Journal's 35th annual Small Business Awards May 21. In addition to her Southern, Creole, Delta inspired restaurant, Willett also has a product line made with all-natural ingredients called Flo's Homemade Goodness.

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  7. Big Sean, Bully, Jeff Beck, Johnny Mathis, Lake Street Dive and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... sold to date. Booker T. Jones was part of Stax Records from the start. A regular at the Satellite Record Shop in Memphis, Tenn., Jones was recruited by the shop's owners to play sax during a recording in 1960, one of the first sessions for the ...

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  8. Stein World Finds New HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily News

    ... facility at 4155 Quest Way . Stein World was able to find a new home, paving the way for Cummins to remain in Memphis and expand. Cummins will invest $6.7 million to expand its current parts and distribution center in Memphis, creating 70 new jobs ...

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  9. Donna L. - Tata' ElliottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Altoona Mirror

    ... The family requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; American Cancer Society, Blair Unit, 1004 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648; or First United Methodist Church, 801 ...

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  10. Spencer M. ChildersRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Childers; one brother, Michael Childers of Decatur, Alabama; brother-in-law, Michael Studdard and wife Suzanne of Memphis, Tennessee; two nephews, David Whitten and wife Sherry of St. Charles, Missouri, Daniel Studdard and wife Anna Beth of Memphis, ...

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  11. Council Approves Brewery Parking Garage LoanRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily News

    Memphis City Council members gave the green light Tuesday, May 19, to a $5.1 million loan for the Downtown Parking Authority to build a 339-space parking garage on Tennessee Street across from the Tennessee Brewery. The brewery's new owners are pursuing the financing as part of the their plan to convert the building and surrounding area into a mixed-use development.

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  12. Farm FeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily News

    ... interested that the field trip shifted inside - to the buses that had brought them there. "We approached both (the Memphis City and Shelby County) school systems," Roberts recalled. "We wanted buy-in from both systems. It just kind of grew from ...

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  13. Re-Engineered Antibiotic Shows Potential for Treatment of Drug-Resistant BacteriaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Newswise

    (MEMPHIS, Tenn. - May 20, 2015) Researchers led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have developed a second-generation antibiotic that shows early effectiveness against common bacterial infections that pose a serious health threat to ...

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  14. Sheriff's Budget Request Includes $4 Million IncreaseRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    Sheriff Jim Hammond, saying his "ship is tilting," told the County Commission on Wednesday that $4 million is needed to start righting the ship.

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  15. Harrison Bi-Lo Evacuated After Small Pharmacy FireRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... mostly immigrants from Africa and Central America. They are all from low income families and live in a poor area of Memphis. Due to ... (click for more) My mother, for years before she died, instilled in me a love for the Jewish people. It is easy ...

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  16. Teenager Shot On West 38th Street Wednesday AfternoonRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... mostly immigrants from Africa and Central America. They are all from low income families and live in a poor area of Memphis. Due to ... (click for more) My mother, for years before she died, instilled in me a love for the Jewish people. It is easy ...

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  17. Ladarius Johnson, 28, Who Had Been Shot Twice, Found On E. 38th StreetRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... mostly immigrants from Africa and Central America. They are all from low income families and live in a poor area of Memphis. Due to ... (click for more) My mother, for years before she died, instilled in me a love for the Jewish people. It is easy ...

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  18. Man Whose Vehicle Allegedly Struck Child Says He Left Because Parent Was Getting HostileRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    Patrick Whitaker stated he did in fact stop to render aid but the mother of the child became hostile and in order to prevent a possible physical altercation, Mr. Whitaker decided to leave the scene.

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  19. Ficquette, Richard a.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... in the Tribute Center. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider donations to , 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or to Florida Dance Theatre, 305 W. Main Street, Lakeland, FL, 33815 or to the Lakeland XPress basketball league, ...

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  20. Songwriters Move To Make Government Stop Dictating Their PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Daily Caller

    Elvis Presley is seen in the front yard of his home at 1034 Audubon Drive, Memphis, Tennessee in this handout photo from 1956, courtesy of The Elvis Presley Estate. Presley would have been 80 years old on January 8, 2015, an occasion that will be marked with a multi-day celebration in Memphis, Tennessee at his Graceland mansion.

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