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COVID Blues: Al Kapone is Back With a New Album and a New Name

COVID Blues: Al Kapone is Back With a New Album and a New Name

Al Kapone wrote "COVID Blues" and "Hustle Up" shortly after the quarantine began a few months ago. But as time progressed, Kapone, 48, wasn't

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MEMernet: Lloyd Crawford, Underwear, and Pride Paint

MEMernet: Lloyd Crawford, Underwear, and Pride Paint

A video goes viral, the city makes a unique ask, and painting the crosswalk in C-Y.
MEMernet is a weekly roundup of Memphis on the World Wide Web. Lordy, Lloyd Does everyone in Shelby County know Lloyd Crawford by now? If

Nothing is the Same: How the Pandemic is Changing Us

Nothing is the Same: How the Pandemic is Changing Us

From wearing masks to being more aware of personal space, there is no aspect of society that hasn’t been or won’t be affected by the

Week That Was: Virus Spikes, Police Reform, and Mental Health

Week That Was: Virus Spikes, Police Reform, and Mental Health

Virus spikes attributed to more testing and reporting lags, officials announce police reform steps, and Tennesseans more depressed, anxious.
Officials Explain Virus Spikes Recent high rates of the coronavirus in Shelby County were “alarming“ to many, health officials said here last week, but

Report: Tennessee Valley Authority Lags on Solar Power

Report: Tennessee Valley Authority Lags on Solar Power

Solar power keeps getting brighter in the Southeast but glows dimly in states served by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), according to a report.

Independence Day: Charting Your Path to Financial Freedom

Independence Day: Charting Your Path to Financial Freedom

Financial planning tends to focus on retirement planning — that holy grail where we ride off into the sunset (literally, to some beach chairs)

Abortion Ban Rebuke

Abortion Ban Rebuke

One pro-choice leader called the Tennessee vote a ‘truly stunning display of hypocrisy.’
In the early hours of Friday morning, the Tennessee General Assembly passed what pro-choice groups are calling the most restrictive abortion ban in the

MEMernet: NCRM at NASCAR, Mask Up Memphis

MEMernet: NCRM at NASCAR, Mask Up Memphis

NCRM Shines at NASCAR (Yes, NaSCAR) Denny Hamlin's #11 FedEx Camry had a new look when he took to the Talladega track last

The Summer Reading Issue: The Bluff City Book Club

The Summer Reading Issue: The Bluff City Book Club

There has never been a better time for some summer reading. It’s hot, it’s allergy season, and we still have the coronavirus to contend with.

MEMernet: Flight, Porch & Parlor, and Getting Tanked at Kroger

MEMernet: Flight, Porch & Parlor, and Getting Tanked at Kroger

Digital stories spill into on-the-streets protests, and a WTF? Budweiser tank leaves us guessing.
[embed-4] Taking Flight Digital stories spilled out into the streets of Memphis as protesters bullhorned and blocked streets near Flight Restaurant and Wine Bar and

Week That Was: Virus Ride, Police Reform, and Nathan Bedford Forrest

Week That Was: Virus Ride, Police Reform, and Nathan Bedford Forrest

Virus rate destabilizes, Memphis City Council votes on reform package, state lawmakers pass on bust proposals.
Virus Ride Shelby County’s virus numbers started low and rose steadily throughout the week. Last Sunday’s total new cases were crazy low with only

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