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Digital Content Contributors

The New Tri-State Defender is seeking digital content contributors for tsdmemphis.com, TSD-TV and the new TSD podcast.

The New Tri-State Defender is seeking digital content contributors for tsdmemphis.com, TSD-TV and the new TSD podcast.

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OPENING THIS WEEK: Kam’s Kapsules: 5/2/15

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

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Ben E. King dead at 76, ‘Stand By Me’ an American classic

Lead singer for the Drifters and a solo star famous for “Stand by Me,” ”There Goes My Baby” and “Spanish Harlem,” has died.

Lead singer for the Drifters and a solo star famous for “Stand by Me,” ”There Goes My Baby” and “Spanish Harlem,” has died.

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Prediction: Winner of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao voting on social media

Ready in time for Mayweather and Pacquaio, a new platform developed for fans of any sport to pick a winner and receive direct polling data from millions of voters.

Ready in time for Mayweather and Pacquaio, a new platform developed for fans of any sport to pick a winner and receive direct polling data from millions of voters.

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B.B. King in hospice care at his Las Vegas home

After falling ill while on tour last fall, legendary blues musician B.B. King is in hospice care.

After falling ill while on tour last fall, legendary blues musician B.B. King is in hospice care.

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Rage to relief in Baltimore as 6 officers charged

Baltimore’s prosecutor charged officers with felonies in Freddie Gray’s death

Baltimore’s prosecutor charged officers with felonies in Freddie Gray’s death

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Tennessee Titans Draft Mariota

Titans selected Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota No. 2 overall Thursday night.

Titans selected Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota No. 2 overall Thursday night.

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Ignored: African-American women killed by police

The Black Lives Matter movement must recognize the killing of African-American women as well as African-American men.

The Black Lives Matter movement must recognize the killing of African-American women as well as African-American men.

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How play supports early childhood development

Play is one of the four simple but important activities that parents are encouraged to engage your child in regularly.

Play is one of the four simple but important activities that parents are encouraged to engage your child in regularly.

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LOC and U of M working to change an unhealthy picture

Addressing substance abuse and the spread of HIV

Addressing substance abuse and the spread of HIV

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In health, income has greater impact than race

In health, income has greater impact than race

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Founder of Carol’s Daughter shares her risk-reward story

Lisa Price comes across as transparent and real at BOOM conference.

Lisa Price comes across as transparent and real at BOOM conference.

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He has it; they want it!

Incumbent Wharton, mayoral challengers meet and greet at political forum.

Incumbent Wharton, mayoral challengers meet and greet at political forum.

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Reinventing yourself to achieve happiness and self-fulfillment

Reinventing yourself to achieve happiness and self-fulfillment

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Dr. Rosalind Martin: ‘Excellence without excuses’

As a principal, she was known to those close to her as “an unsung hero.”

As a principal, she was known to those close to her as “an unsung hero.”

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Educating ‘boys of color’ at COSEBOC 2015 conference

Need to tell a “different story” stressed

Need to tell a “different story” stressed

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Round one done!

With Portland in the review window after a 99-93 win, the Grizzlies can focus on if they will be preparing for the NBA’s best team in the Western Conference semifinals with or without their starting p

With Portland in the review window after a 99-93 win, the Grizzlies can focus on if they will be preparing for the NBA’s best team in the Western Conference semifinals with or without their starting point guard.

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Memphis slotted for ‘Off The Chain Live Comedy’ tour

Bounce TV makes Bluff City one of 17 tour stops

Bounce TV makes Bluff City one of 17 tour stops

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Harvard study: Millennials believe U.S. justice system unfair

Pollster: Findings suggest young people are genuinely interested in seeing real change in the criminal justice system – not just rhetoric.

Pollster: Findings suggest young people are genuinely interested in seeing real change in the criminal justice system – not just rhetoric.

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Pyramid seeks old glory with new Bass Pro Shops

General manager: If you can’t be happy to see something like this, then you don’t have a pulse.”

General manager: If you can’t be happy to see something like this, then you don’t have a pulse.”

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