Greater Metro

During a Monday morning press conference at City Hall, Mayor A C Wharton Jr. detailed how his administration learned of the sexual misconduct allegations against HCD and MHA Director Robert Lipscomb. He said steps had been taken to assure a prompt and thorough investigation. Also pictured: Chief Administrative Officer Jack Sammons (left) and Chief of Staff Bobby White. (Photo: Karanja A. Ajanaku)

Mayor Wharton: State and federal agencies to ...

Repeatedly framing sexual misconduct allegations against Housing and Community Development Director Robert Lipscomb as “serious ...

Entertainment

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Because he got high: Kanye announces 2020 ...

On Sunday night, Kanye West received the Video Vanguard Award at the 2015 MTV Video ...

National

‘Inside Ferguson’ author Devin James set to ...

Government relations specialist and former Memphian Devin James, and his companion, Alicia Campbell, are to ...

Sports

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Smith sharp as Chiefs rout Titans 34-10 ...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Chiefs' Alex Smith knows exactly how much weight Titans quarterback ...

business

What does it cost to live in ...

The Economic Policy Institute has released an update to its signature Family Budget Calculator showing ...

Commentary

On the air, Vester Flanagan was known as Bryce Williams.

A hate crime is a hate crime

There isn’t much left in the way of pejoratives that haven’t been said about Vester ...

Regional

Dr. James A. Hefner (Photo: Courtesy of Tennessee State University)

Tennessee State University mourns death of former ...

NASHVILLE –The Tennessee State University family is saddened to announce the death of Dr. James ...

Opinion

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Black Lives Matter must run its own ...

When I first heard that #BlackLivesMatter activists decided to upstage 2016 presidential candidates Sen. Bernie ...

Religion

Lee Eric Smith

BEYOND THE NEWS: What the world needs ...

I awoke Wednesday morning to news of yet another gunman going on a rampage, this ...

Writers

Karanja A. Ajanaku

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

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans

Kelvin Dewayne Cowans – known as “Six~Four” – is the ...

Tyrone P. Easley

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

Kelley D. Evans

Kelley D. Evans is a Memphis native and an alumnus ...

Brittney Gathen

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

Wiley Henry

Wiley Henry is an award-winning journalist and deputy editor of ...

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 ...

Brianna Alexis Smith

Brianna Alexis Smith is a junior Mass Media Arts major ...

Lee Eric Smith

Reporter/Digital Content Manager

A native of Holly Springs, Mississippi, Lee Eric Smith brings ...

Bernal E. Smith, II

Bernal E. Smith, II is the Owner/Publisher of the New ...