Family Dollar To Close West Memphis Facility

Family Dollar is closing an Arkansas distribution facility where more than 1,000 rodents were found earlier this year, forcing the recall of items from hundreds of stores, the company said Wednesday. The company said... Read More.

TN Governor Calls Off Scheduled Execution

Tennessee’s governor on Thursday called off what would have been the state’s first execution since the pandemic began, granting a temporary reprieve to the oldest inmate on death row for what was called an... Read More.

MS Gov. Expands Prison Work Program

In Mississippi, Governor Tate Reeves on Monday – signed a new law expanding a program for non-violent offenders to work in communities. The law allows for 25 individuals at a time, serving the final... Read More.

Memphis Dumpster Days Program Launched

The city of Memphis is launching a new Dumpster Days trash program in hopes of curbing an illegal dumping problem. The goal, according to Public Works Director Robert Knecht, is to provide community-based opportunities... Read More.