Mid-South Heroes: Recognizing teachers amid the COVID-19 pandemic

For May, we're recognizing teachers and all our educators as this month's Mid-South Heroes.

  Mid-South Heroes: Recognizing frontline workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic

With all of our health care workers, police officers, firefighters and other first responders putting themselves at risk on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, how could we pick just one Mid-South hero for April?

  Mid-South Heroes: Firefighter dedicates herself to the people she serves

A brush with near-tragedy as a teenager ignited a dream in this month's Mid-South Hero, Brenda Hartfield.

  Mid-South Heroes: Public servant gives his all to his community

A Mid-South man with a heart for helping others is being honored for giving his all to his community. His dedication to public service makes him this month’s Mid-South Hero!

  Mid-South Heroes: First grade teacher puts his students first 24/7

January's Mid-South Hero is a first grade teacher in Memphis who puts the students in his classroom first 24/7.

  Mid-South Heroes: Teacher wears many hats to help kids see their potential

December's Mid-South Hero is supercharged by his mission to help kids see their potential. So much so, that he's involved in eight student-centered programs at Bartlett High School.

  November Mid-South Hero: Brandon Pittman

Heroes across the Mid-South are driven by purpose. After serving in the Marines, November’s Mid-South Hero found his -- saving lives in Memphis.

  Mid-South Heroes: Police chief makes sacrifice to protect students

October's Mid-South Hero is a small-town police chief whose big gesture has drawn praise across the country.

  Mid-South Heroes: Woman provides love, resources to women on the streets of Memphis

September's Mid-South Hero brings unconditional love and resources to women on the streets of Memphis. She hopes it will guide them to live free from addiction and crime.

  Mid-South Heroes: Man encourages Memphians of all ages to have fun, get fit

This month's Mid-South Hero is a mover and shaker, encouraging Memphians of all ages to have fun while getting fit.

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