We asked Memphis Police Department for Patric Ferguson’s personnel file to see if the rookie cop had any problems before he was arrested earlier this month and charged with killing a man in the back of his squad car.
Music fans will have to wait another year to hear great live music along the Mighty Mississippi during Memphis in May. The 2021 Beale Street Music Festival has been canceled. Music Fest 2020 was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. And now, so is Music Fest 2021.
No Freedom Awards gala this year because of COVID-19. Instead, the National Civil Rights Museum hosted a virtual tribute on Friday, Dec. 11, looking back at the previous 28 ceremonies and award winners.
The sheriff in DeSoto County, Miss. says his department will not enforce Governor Tate Reeves' mandatory mask order. In fact, Sheriff Bill Rasco doesn’t require his own deputies to wear face coverings.