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Shelby County Schools Supt. Dorsey Hopson visited Trezevant High School on Friday morning after the decision to forfeit all football games amid an investigation into concerns about a discrepancy involving grades and transcripts. (Screenshot from SCS Twitter.)

Trezevant forfeits football games

Talk about a bummer. The Trezevant Bears’ dream march toward a second straight state 2A ...

Entertainment

In “Queen of Katwe,” newcomer Madina Nalwanga stars as Phiona Mutesi, a Ugandan teen with an exceptional talent for the game of chess. The film also stars Lupita N’yongo (“12 Years A Slave”) and David Oyelowo (“Selma,” “Lee Daniels’ The Butler.”)


KAM’S KAPSULES

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National

U.S. owes reparations to African-Americans, UN experts ...

On Tuesday, U.N.-affiliated human rights experts urged the United States to give African-Americans reparations for ...

Sports

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers wears an 'I Can't Breathe' shirt during warmups before his game against the Brooklyn Nets during their game at the Barclays Center on December 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

LeBron James says he will stand for ...

On Monday, LeBron James spoke with the media for the first time this season, and ...

business

Charles Sims Jr., CMFC, LUTCF

MONEY MATTERS

A typical job lasts for about five years, according to Forbes magazine. The average marriage ...

Commentary

If America treated racism the way it ...

As soon as America caught wind of the makeshift bombs that exploded in New York, ...

Regional

Memphis, Nashville to vote on marijuana-related ordinances

Political leaders in Tennessee's two largest cities are taking steps toward marijuana decriminalization with ordinances ...

Opinion

Black Lives Matter protesters in Dallas, Marcus Mosiah Garvey (Getty Images/Ap Images)

GOING GARVEY?

Malcolm and Marcus would be ashamed of us. All these years later, the children of ...

Religion

Bishop Joseph W. Walker III

Faith group reaches for millennials, minorities with ...

NASHVILLE – Determined to get its members to the voting booths on Nov. 8, the ...

Writers

Karanja A. Ajanaku

A veteran journalist with 35-plus years of experience, Karanja A. ...

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans better known as "Six~Four" is the Owner ...

Tyrone P. Easley

For more than 30 years, Tyrone Easley has been a ...

Brittney Gathen

Brittney Gathen is a sophomore journalism student at the University ...

Brennan Hill

Digital Content Manager

Brennan Hill is a specialist in graphics and design. He ...

Nina A. Johnson

Nina A. Johnson brings a multitude of knowledge to the ...

Tony Jones

Tony Jones, a graduate of Southside High School (1976), is ...

Myron Mays

A native of Memphis, Myron Mays began his broadcast career ...

Carlee McCullough

Carlee McCullough, Esq. of McCullough Law served for over a ...

Dr. Sybil Mitchell

Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell has been a freelance feature writer ...

Warren Roseborough

Warren A. Roseborough, a photojournalist and an army veteran has ...