Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland says nearly 300 city solid waste workers will be out of a job next year if the trash pickup rate isn’t increased. Meanwhile, residents aren’t happy with services after the... Read More.
The Tennessee Valley Authority is proposing upgrades to its transmission system to provide power for growing load and increase power reliability in the Olive Branch area of DeSoto County. The TVA is looking to... Read More.
The average cost of regular gas in Memphis remains well below the national average. AAA says the price per gallon in Memphis is $2.34 as of today, December 6. That’s 24-cents below the national... Read More.
Expect weekend road closures this weekend due to 2 major events. Between the St. Jude Memphis Marathon and the American Athletic Conference Championship football game at the Liberty Bowl, city officials say there could... Read More.
Authorities are asking for help identifying a gunman suspected of killing a pregnant woman and injuring two others in Brownsville. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Brownsville Police Department are investigating the killing... Read More.
There are at least 4 GoFundMe pages aimed at raising money to assist MemphisTigers freshman James Wiseman pay $11,500 to charity. The payment is part of the punishment the NCAA handed to Wiseman this... Read More.
The Shelby County School District is conducting a winter teacher hiring fair. The fair is Saturday November 23rd from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Hickory Ridge Middle School on Ridgeway Road. The school... Read More.
Local banking customers are being targeted by a scam. The Shelby County Sheriff Office says scammers are sending text messages asking if the target has made a purchase. The victims told to respond “Y”... Read More.
A Memphis manufacturer will be laying off workers in early 2020. Mitsubishi Electric has filed a notice with the State of Tennessee. The company says it will lay off 160 workers from its facility... Read More.
The City of Memphis is opening its Warming Center. The forecast of frigid temperatures and wind chill is prompting officials to open the Lewis Senior Center in the 1100 block of North Parkway. The... Read More.