Health department plans to take corrective action as vaccination administration continues in Shelby Co.

Haushalter said a combination of things contributed to Tuesday’s problems even though more than 800 people were vaccinated.
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‘So blessed’: Woman donates kidney to best friend after helping her heal from son’s death

After years of not taking care of herself, following her son's death to a drunken driver, a St. Louis woman went into stage 5 kidney failure, and her best friend decided to donate.

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Damage survey shows EF0 tornado hit Fayette County

  Thousands receive second dose of Moderna at Appling vaccination site

Shelby County Criminal Court resets court dates amid COVID-19 concerns

TBI data: Overall, property crime shows downward trend in 2020; violent crime soars across Memphis, Shelby Co.

Rocket engines begin testing Thurs. at Miss. space center

The RS-25 engine will help power NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on future missions to the Moon and, eventually Mars.
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Bernie Sanders’ mittens, memes help raise $1.8M for charity

The sum comes from the sale of merchandise with the Jan. 20 Agence France-Presse image of him sitting with his arms and legs crossed, clad in his brown parka and recycled wool mittens.

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  Second COVID-19 vaccine site opens on Appling Road

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Police: Woman, child shot multiple times in Dyersburg

  TDH: Active cases drop to 39,000 in Tennessee

Trial begins in toddler’s death; dad and stepmom charged with capital murder

Collierville police officers dragged by car during traffic stop

University of Tenn. names Josh Heupel new head football coach

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  Biden: ‘We can’t wait any longer’ to address climate crisis

The orders aim to conserve 30 percent of the country’s lands and ocean waters in the next 10 years, move to an all-electric federal vehicle fleet and elevate climate change to a national security priority.

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University of Tenn. names Josh Heupel new head football coach

Tiger’s Lance Thomas on the move again; enters transfer portal

Thomas started 13 games as a sophomore last year, but saw his minutes severely limited this season, averaging 2.1 points, and 2.1 rebounds a game.

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Warming center opens in North Memphis for those in need

  COVID-19 in Mississippi: 65 new deaths reported by MSDH

  Second dose of COVID-19 vaccine will be administered by SCHD on Wednesday

  Residents with vaccine appointments turned away after hours of waiting

  SCS blames ‘ordering error’ for gallons of trashed milk

Shelby County Schools says it had to throw away gallons of milk after ordering too much.
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  Virus will kill many more, White House projects as briefings resume

Administration experts began to host briefings that will occur three times a week on the state of the outbreak, efforts to control it and the race to deliver vaccines and therapeutics to end it.

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Mississippi man arrested for allegedly killing his niece after violent argument turned deadly