There’s good news and bad news when it comes to crime in the Bluff City. Overall, violent crime was down nearly seven-percent during the first half of the year. Car theft, home burglaries and... Read More.
Memphis is counting the cash it has collected from its weekends Beale Street cover charge. The charged was reinstated as a crowd control effort. The five-dollar charge brought in nearly 80-thousand dollars Memorial Day... Read More.
Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris is vetoing money allocated for helping UofM build and renovate a swimming pool. Mayor Harris vetoed the one-million dollars that was marked for the project yesterday. Harris said he... Read More.
The Memphis Zoo is offering new VIP valet parking service. The zoo’s valets will park your vehicle, unload and load coolers, strollers, backpacks and anything else visitors need during their trip. A text before... Read More.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is warning parents. TBI officials say human trafficking is a growing problem in Tennessee. While visiting Memphis this week, TBI officials said the Internet is the heart of the... Read More.
The new police chief in Southaven is Macon Moore. Moore had been the chief deputy in DeSoto County until his appointment this week as the Southaven chief. The board of alderman said Moore would... Read More.
Mayor Jim Strickland is expected to hold a news conference today about street paving. Last night, Memphis City Council helped approve nearly 13-million dollars for new paving contracts. Memphis is now spending nearly 20-million... Read More.
There’s good news for doughnut lovers. Krispy Kreme is announcing home delivery and online ordering service in 17 states, including Tennessee. However, it’s only available in half a dozen locations in the state, but... Read More.
Memphis police say they don’t have the authority to issue tickets under the state’s new Hands Free cell phone law. MPD says a local ordinance must be passed first before officers can begin enforcing... Read More.
Memphis police are looking for five men they say are connected to violent protests in Frayser. The protests broke out after the deadly shooting of Brandon Webber by U.S. Marshals last month. MPD says... Read More.