Thousands of hotel rooms are expected to be added to downtown Memphis in the near future. The Memphis Hotel Lodging Association says new accommodations are being added due to events like the AAC tournament.... Read More.
An 11-year old is being charged with attempted murder. Memphis Police say the juvenile was arrested in connection to a Wednesday night double shooting in Frayser. A 34-year-old and 14-year-old were left in critical... Read More.
A 90-year-old Memphis woman is accused of threatening to kill her neighbor. Bessie Bowen is charged with aggravated assault and violation of an order of protection after allegedly pointing a gun at the neighbor.... Read More.
A Scotland-based mining equipment manufacturer is expanding its Mississippi operations. The Weir Group is investing an additional $15 million in its Newton manufacturing facility as part of a total $50-million plan supporting an additional... Read More.
Memphis Police swarmed the 7100 block of Peppermill Drive in Southeast Memphis overnight after the report of a shooting. At this point, we know one person died. That man is identified as Jamarquis Hamilton.... Read More.
A local doctor is facing charges of sexual battery. Dr. Gregory Norwood, who has practiced at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven, was indicted last week by a grand jury. Norwood reportedly turned himself in... Read More.
The Hernando Main Street Chamber of Commerce is looking for a new leader. Jesse Dement, who has been executive director of the group for the past two years, has announced her departure effective at... Read More.
The number of non-farm jobs in Mississippi rose to 1,173,000, which are the most jobs ever recorded in Mississippi making December the third month in a row to break the jobs record.The number... Read More.
200 Shelby County Sheriff’s Office deputies are being re-evaluated. Doctor Charles Kenny was hired to perform exams on the deputies, but hadn’t been a licensed psychologist since 2001. He was in charge of the... Read More.