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One Beale Hotel & Office Development Set To Take Shape Along Memphis Riverfront

MEMPHIS, Tenn./ July 25, 2018 (STL.News) — Carlisle, LLC has announced that the highly-anticipated One Beale development has selected its partners and plans to start construction in January 2019. Originally envisioned by the late Gene Carlisle in 2004, One Beale will break ground on its transformative downtown riverfront development. With over 5.5 riverfront acres, Carlisle … Continue reading One Beale Hotel & Office Development Set To Take Shape Along Memphis Riverfront

NEBRASKA | Six state recreation areas will allow fireworks on July 4

LINCOLN, Neb. – Visitors to six state recreation areas will be allowed to touch off fireworks on Independence Day, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.  Those visitors should always use caution when lighting fireworks. Branched Oak State Recreation Area (SRA) near Malcolm, Fort Kearny SRA near Kearney, Memphis SRA near Memphis, Fremont SRA … Continue reading NEBRASKA | Six state recreation areas will allow fireworks on July 4

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock ‘n’ roll as Elvis Presley’s sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville Wednesday night. She said he had been suffering complications from breaking his hip in … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Woman accused of driving children in kennels to be arraigned

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman accused of driving her two young grandchildren around in pet kennels is scheduled to appear in court. Leimome Cheeks will be arraigned Monday on child endangerment charges. News outlets cite a Memphis police affidavit saying Cheeks, 62, told officers there wasn’t room inside her vehicle Saturday, so she … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Woman accused of driving children in kennels to be arraigned

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson reclaims world’s top spot with St. Jude win

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson is back in his spot as the world’s top-ranked golfer thanks to a dominant victory capped by an absolutely amazing hole-out for eagle. “What a cool way to end the day,” Johnson said. Johnson shot a 4-under 66 on Sunday making the St. Jude Classic his second PGA Tour … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson reclaims world’s top spot with St. Jude win

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson shoots 7-under 63 to grab lead at St. Jude

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson wants to sharpen his game for the U.S. Open. Moving back to No. 1 in the world would just be a nice bonus because the only way he can do that before Shinnecock Hills is by winning the St. Jude Classic. Johnson knows what he wants. “I just want … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson shoots 7-under 63 to grab lead at St. Jude

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Judge rules Confederate statues removal by Memphis is legal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A judge has ruled the removal of three Confederate statues from public parks in Memphis, Tennessee, is legal. Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle in Nashville ruled Wednesday that the relocation of statues of Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Capt. J. Harvey Mathes from two city parks Dec. 20 … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Judge rules Confederate statues removal by Memphis is legal