Memphis, Shelby County leaders announce next Unity Walk Against Gun Violence

The walk is 10 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest High school, 4184 Graceland Dr. It will follow a 1.4-mile route.

  FDA says J&J 1-dose shot prevents COVID; final decision soon

The report Wednesday confirmed that overall the vaccine is about 66% effective at preventing moderate to severe COVID-19.
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  Capitol defenders cite missed intelligence for deadly breach

Former Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund described a scene that was “like nothing” he had seen in his 30 years of policing.

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  ALERT: Statewide tornado drill for Mississippi begins 9:15 a.m. Wed.

Drive-thru water giveaway today in South Memphis

  MLGW: 89 water main breaks repaired, water pressure has improved

  City of Memphis takes over vaccine distribution

  SCHD no longer in charge of vaccine distribution

The state of Tennessee has cut the Shelby County health department out of vaccination distribution and instead, they’re relying on the city of Memphis hospitals and pharmacies.
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  Lucky to be alive, Woods faces difficult recovery

Authorities say Woods suffered “significant” injuries all down his right leg when his SUV crashed into a median and rolled over several times on a steep road in Los Angeles.

5 Star Stories Black History Month: Clayborn Temple, the birthplace of Memphis’ civil rights movement

  Sheriff: Water problems improve at 201 Poplar

7-year-old dies in hospital following shooting in Hardeman County

Senate GOP appeals to Tennessee universities to stop athletes from kneeling during anthem

  City council has yet to vote on the resolution opposing the Byhalia Pipeline

MPD investigates 2 shootings in same neighborhood

  State Investigation: 2,400 vaccine doses expired in Shelby County

  Homes evacuated for gas leak in northeast Memphis

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Deputy rescues 13-year-old Fla. girl from hotel room with man she met on Snapchat

The suspect, who allegedly took the teen to the motel for sex, was taken into custody and faces multiple charges.

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  Mid-South sports impacted by winter storm

Another UofM women’s basketball game postponed

  Grizzlies game will play without fans because of weather

Second UofM women’s basketball game against Wichita State postponed

Memphis Tigers women’s basketball game postponed

Monday’s Memphis women’s basketball game against Wichita State has been postponed due to the impending winter storm.

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  MLGW says water crisis improving, asks customers to continue conserving

Arkansas House panel advances ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill

One shot, one arrested in Panola Co. shooting

  Mid-South restaurants raise money for DeSoto County deputy injured in DUI crash

  Memphis mayor says fixing vaccination hotline is a priority as city takes larger role in distribution process

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland is holding a virtual news conference Tuesday afternoon.
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  Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Woods was driving to a television shoot when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep road known for wrecks, authorities said.

Teachers, first responders can get COVID vaccine starting March 1

  Memphis Public Works crews begin repairs on thousands of potholes after winter storms

WATCH: MLGW gives update on water emergency

  State investigation uncovers 2,400 vaccine doses expired in Shelby County, other issues with vaccine management