Shelby County municipal school districts rush to distribute digital devices

Shelby County municipal school districts are rushing to hand out digital devices to students before school starts.

  Negligence probed in deadly Beirut blast amid public anger

The Lebanese government says it is putting an unspecified number of Beirut port officials under house arrest pending an investigation into how 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate came to be stored at the port for years.
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  Tropical storm Isaias whips up eastern US, killing at least 6

Tropical Storm Isaias spawned tornadoes and dumped rain along the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, where it smashed boats together and caused floods and fires that displaced dozens of people.

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  Oxford School District pushes back start of 2020-21 school year

  Miss. districts re-evaluate back-to-school plans following executive order

  Mid-South business headlines: Muddy’s Kat Gordon talks (bake) shop and closing Midtown spot for good

Memphis police find decomposing body

MPD searching for missing 12-year-old boy last seen Tuesday night

According to MPD, 12-year-old Arthur Jones is now considered endangered.
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  Virus aid: Where things stand in high-level Washington talks

After more than a week’s worth of meetings, at least some clarity is emerging in the bipartisan Washington talks on a huge COVID-19 response bill.

MPD: Missing Kansas mother believed to have traveled through Memphis

  MPD seeking help identifying suspects in connection with motel homicide

Libertarian presidential candidate Jo Jorgensen to make campaign stop in Collierville

  Bill Hagerty makes campaign stop in Memphis ahead of election day

  Gov. launches ‘ReSkill’ program for workers impacted by pandemic

  TDH: 27 more coronavirus deaths, 1,657 new positive cases reported in Tennessee

AAC announces plan for Fall 2020 athletics competition

  WATCH: Infectious disease expert at Memphis hospital answers questions about COVID-19

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Beirut: Wedding photo shoot video captures blast

Photographer Mahmoud Nakib is still rolling as he get pushed down the street by the shockwave.

SPORTS

AAC announces plan for Fall 2020 athletics competition

SEC sets football practice guidelines

Injured Grizzlies get help from Grayson Allen

Jaren Jackson Jr. out for the season with torn meniscus

More COVID-19 problems, games postponed for St. Louis Cardinals

Major League Baseball now where the St. Louis Cardinals are seeing their numbers spike in trying to battle the coronavirus.

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  Coronavirus in Mississippi: 63,444 cases, 1,804 deaths reported by health dept.

St. Jude IRONMAN 70.3 Memphis Triathlon canceled for 2020

  COVID-19 cases now confirmed at other schools in Corinth School District

6-year-old girl dies after testing positive for COVID-19 in west Tennessee

  WATCH: Fayette County Schools superintendent answers questions about back-to-school reopening plans

Fayette County Public Schools begins the new year Aug. 10, and for at least the first month students will learn remotely, according to the district’s reopening plan.
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  Walmart releases schedule for its parking lot drive-in theaters

Starting at 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, families can sign up for a location near them at TheWalmartDriveIn.com.

Germantown Schools announce device pick-up days for virtual elementary students

  Memphis intersection shut down after massive fire at tire shop

  Shelby Co. Election Commission gets new machines, extra staff to handle absentee ballots

  FedEx Family House celebrating 10th anniversary with virtual fundraiser