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Survival Guide: Eight Ways to Help You Get Through a Memphis Summer

How to Beat Mosquitos Nothing bums out a backyard beer like mosquitos. Heat and humidity? Dress light and drink cold. You're a Memphian. It's part

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The new Memphis Literary Arts Festival brings new voices to the conversation.
If the prevailing stereotype of the writer/reader is of a solitary individual, slaving away with bleary eyes, then the Center for Southern Literary Arts

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Bottom Shelf Diane Black, a U.S. Representative and candidate for Tennessee governor, believes grocery-store porn is a "big part" of the "root cause" of

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Memphis artists have a new Downtown home.
In her fourth-floor loft near South Main, April Jones sings as loud and as often as she wants, and her neighbors don't mind. That's

Lion in Winter: The True Adventures of Stanley Booth

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"I think it's only fair that all those people are dead, and we're not." This was said on a recent evening by Stanley Booth,

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Hemp Harvest

Wanted: more Tennessee hemp farmers.
State officials want to allow more farmers to grow industrial hemp in Tennessee. The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) re-opened the application process for

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Fly on the Wall 1526

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Blockbuster Season! The Flyer's Guide to the Best Summer Movies

Blockbuster Season! The Flyer's Guide to the Best Summer Movies

The summer blockbuster season was born on June 20, 1975, when Steven Spielberg's Jaws was unleashed on an unsuspecting public. It was the scariest

Breaking the Silence on Shelby County's Opioid Crisis

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On Wednesday, February 8, 2017, Cody Stephens became the 59th person in Shelby County to die from a heroin-fentanyl overdose. He was 29. Cody's

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Create Space

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Lion in Winter: The True Adventures of Stanley Booth

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Report: Half of Memphis Homes Not Connected to Broadband

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