Every Shelby County Sheriff Deputy class has to pass an extensive background check, physical agility tests, and weeks in the academy. However, now all future sheriff- deputies will have to pass another step in the hiring process and that’s going before the newly formed civilian hiring committee.
It’s been one year since a White Station High School grad was lured into a deadly robbery in Frayser. Wednesday, the man’s family and former teammates gathered to make sure his memory is not forgotten.
Elijah Mitchell, sound engineer and son of Grammy Award winner and Royal Studios operator Lawrence “Boo” Mitchell, is out of ICU but it’s unknown whether the gunshot wound he suffered will leave him paralyzed.
The Memphis Oral School for the Deaf’s largest fundraiser was canceled earlier this year. Now organizers are doing an online virtual fundraiser to help support the school and the deaf children it serves.