MPD: Suspects on the run after deadly double shooting in Hollywood

Memphis police are looking for suspects after a shooting left one person dead and another seriously hurt Wednesday in the Hollywood area.

  Trump to America’s schools: Reopen or may lose federal funds

The president unleashed his threat on Twitter.
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Homeless man who helped save DC officer being stabbed reunites with family

The injured officer "suffered some pretty serious stab wounds," according to the police chief, who credits the homeless good Samaritan with saving the man's life.


  DeSoto County Schools releases Return-To-Learning Plan for 2020-21 school year

  Shelby County Commissioners meet in chambers for first time since March to discuss COVID-19 and fall school plans

  Mid-South business headlines: Shelby County health directive clarifies bar closure, institutes more restaurant requirements

  Tennessee offers guidance to schools on re-entry as state sees uptick in cases, testing delays

Shelby County mayor to co-chair national COVID-19 recovery group

Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris will help lead a new national group focused on rebuilding America’s economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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US virus cases top 3 million, Americans face frustrating test delays

Labs are reporting shortages of materials and don’t have enough workers to process the tests, leading to severe backups that could worsen as economies reopen and new infections emerge.

Memphis man on TBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted list captured in Indiana

  Gov. Bill Lee wants Nathan Bedford Forrest bust moved to museum

  Tennessee sets largest single-day record with nearly 2,500 new COVID-19 cases identified overnight

  Gov. Reeves: 100% committed to reopening schools say this fall

  32,888 cases of coronavirus identified by Miss. Dept. of Health; 1,188 deaths

Mid-South colleges and universities react to ICE order for international students

3 killed after driver lost control, went airborne in Oakland, Tenn.

  TSSAA delays decision on high school sports

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Man yells at elderly woman over face mask at Fla. Costco

The man who took the video said the individual started to yell at and harass the elderly woman. When he cut in, the man started yelling at him.


AAU basketball program finds way to showcase top players during coronavirus

  TSSAA delays decision on high school sports

Several more NBA players opt out of ‘bubble’

It’s just about go-time for the Memphis Grizzlies as they prepare to leave for the NBA “Bubble” in Orlando, Florida.


  Helena-West Helena, Ark. issues mask ordinance

  Strickland and Rallings ask for community’s help with unsolved child murders, say city is on pace to break previous homicide record

  Shelby Co. Health Dept. offering free masks at multiple locations

  New guidelines for businesses as COVID-19 cases rise in Shelby Co.

Mask ordinance proposed for Jonesboro

The proposed ordinance announced in Tuesday night’s city council meeting was created by Ann Williams of Ward 3, Position 1.
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Mary Kay Letourneau, teacher jailed for raping student, dies

Letourneau was a former suburban Seattle teacher who became tabloid fodder when she pleaded guilty in 1997 to raping her 12-year-old student. She served a 7½-year prison term.

  TDH reports more than 1,300 new COVID-19 cases; over 53,000 cases confirmed statewide

SCHD working to increase testing capacity as COVID-19 testing sites see full capacity utilization

  City Council considers ordinance to remove police residency referendum from ballot

  Bar, restaurant owners awaiting effects of new health department directive as restrictions loom