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Ridgeway High players featured in NFL commercial  WMC

A new NFL commercial is all the talk of the town in Memphis.

Ridgeway High School Featured In NFL's "We Ready" Promotional Spot

Have you checked out the Ridgeway High School football team's new NFL commercial? That's right. The team is featured in the “We Ready” promotional spot.

How a Memphis high school football team became part of an NFL Playoffs commercial  The Commercial Appeal

As the rain poured and lightning flashed outside, the Ridgeway High football players sat dressed in full pads and uniforms in silence indoors, with one voice ...

International Paper donates $10K in feminine hygiene products to Shelby County Schools  WMC

International Paper is helping to address a critical need in Shelby County Schools--feminine hygiene.

Gun found in student's backpack at Memphis high school  FOX13 Memphis

A gun was found inside a Memphis high school student's backpack Wednesday.

Girl attacked by unknown women inside Ridgeway High School  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two women entered the Ridgeway High School cafeteria Thursday morning, attacked a female student, then drove away, according to the ...

Historical Marker at LeMoyne-Owen College placed in honor of college students sit in against racial segregatio  WMC

On March 8, 1960, seven students sat at the lunch counter of McClellan's Variety Store Downtown in effort to fight against racial segregation.

No charges filed in fatal stabbing of Ridgeway High grad, police say  The Commercial Appeal

MPD said the stabbing death of Britney Allgood is self-defense and no charges filed.

Women allegedly fought with students at Overton High  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two women were arrested after allegedly driving to Overton High School to participate in a fight with students. Zquorea Clark, 20, and Tiara ...

Sisterhood retreat aims to help girls deal with depression, anxiety, anger  WMC Action News 5

An upcoming retreat is all about promoting girl power. The ultimate goal is to give girls the green light to express who they are and empower each other.

More Memphis area students are graduating high school. But what does that mean?  Chalkbeat Tennessee

The number of students graduating from high schools in Shelby County and across the state has been rising for the last 10 years, but recent allegations of ...

MPD officers called to Ridgeway High School  WMC Action News 5

Memphis police officers were at Ridgeway High School Thursday morning speaking with students about a fight that happened on Wednesday, according to ...

How Did Adult Get Away With Posing As Teen In Memphis School? - Memphis news & weather from WREG Television, News Channel 3

Parents wonder how school didn't know basketball student was actually a grown man.

No charges filed after teenager stabbed to death by woman during fight  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn,— An 18-year-old woman died from her stab wound following a domestic dispute that happened Thursday evening. Memphis Police positively ...

Ridgeway valedictorian accepted to 5 Ivy League schools  WMC Action News 5

One Mid-South valedictorian received more than just the hard earned title of valedictorian.

Tennessee's early in-state Class of 2020 targets  247Sports

GoVols247 takes a closer look at Tennessee's early in-state targets in the 2020 class.

Man Receives 22-Year Sentence for Murdering Ridgeway High School Basketball Coach  Memphis Flyer

Dwayne Moore The stepson of slain Ridgeway High School assistant basketball coach Jimmy McClain has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for McClain's ...

Memphis students present demands on school safety in wake of Parkland shooting  Chalkbeat Colorado

Students presented a list of requests to the Shelby County Schools board related to safety, including improving student discipline practices, hiring more school ...

Power Center Academy students concerned for their safety after a student is attacked during dismissal  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Safety is a major concern for students at Power Center Academy High School.

Students hold vigil for fallen classmate  WMC Action News 5

Students at Ridgeway High School gathered Thursday evening for a prayer vigil after losing a fellow classmate. Cartier Tarton, 16, died in his sleep last Saturday ...

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association | 2018 Middle School Volleyball Championship  DigitalSports

SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association/ SCIAA Shelby County Interscholastic Athletic Association. /; /; /. 2018 Middle School Volleyball ...

Tennessee Super 25 high school football poll  The Commercial Appeal

Who are the best high school football teams in Tennessee this season? The USA Today Network - Tennessee has started its Tennessee Super 25 poll. A group ...

Wife Of Ineligible Ridgeway Basketball Player Says He Isn’t Telling Whole Story - Memphis news & weather from WREG Television, News Channel 3

(Memphis) "I was trying t help this person get his life in order. In turn he messed up a basketball team," says a tearful Chaundrea Nicolle. She wants to set the ...

Memphians sign around the country on National Signing Day  WMC Action News 5

Christmas may be next Saturday, but with the new NCAA-mandated early signing period, it came early for college football.

Orpheum Announces Nominees for 2018 High School Musical Theatre Awards  Broadway World

On Thursday, May 24 at 7pm, students and supporters from 29 participating schools across the Mid-South will gather at the Orpheum Theatre for the 9th Annual ...

Looking to curb absenteeism, other chronic problems, Memphis invests in data specialists with Gates money  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Solving problems like chronic absenteeism is the goal of the nearly $1 million philanthropic dollars earmarked for 15 Shelby County schools.

2018 Inductees For The Memphis Music Hall Of Fame Announced

A class of seven world-changing musical icons were announced today for induction into the Memphis Music Hall of Fame. During an afternoon reception held ...

Charges won't be filed against woman who stabbed, killed woman in fight  FOX13 Memphis

According to the Memphis Police Department, charges won't be filed against the woman who stabbed another woman in a fight.

How this Memphis student-turned-professor is seeking to address racial stereotyping in school discipline  Chalkbeat Tennessee

An experience at Ridgeway High School contributed to a research career focused on student discipline, especially for black males.

Woman Shot Outside Halle Stadium

Deputies: The victim and the suspected gunman were likely involved in a domestic dispute.

Chapter Two: How Penny Hardaway proved the skeptics wrong – and a university president right  The Daily Memphian

Penny Hardaway's final assignment at the University of Memphis – the final assignment before he could get his degree – was a paper on Martin Luther King Jr.'s ...

Yo Gotti teases 2018 Birthday Bash show in Memphis  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis rap star Yo Gotti appears primed and ready to host his annual summer concert event. Set for Thursday night, the “Yo Gotti & Friends Birthday Bash” ...

Jimmy McClain, Dwayne Moore: Stepson Who Murdered Beloved Coach, Pastor, In Cordova, Tennessee, Spotlighted On ‘Nightmare Next Door’  The Inquisitr News

Jimmy McClain, the coach and pastor who was shot dead by his stepson, Dwayne Moore, will have his case aired on Nightmare Next Door. Jimmy McClain was ...

Memphis Preps: A Full-Time Coach | Sports Feature | Memphis News and Events  Memphis Flyer

Whitehaven Coach Rodney Saulsberry Works To Get Players In College.

Alternative program gives troubled youth a second chance

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. -- Three Wooddale High School students will get a second chance after getting caught gambling and fighting in the cafeteria. They've ...

Education group that started in a Memphis classroom wins national Renewal Award  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Let's Innovate Through Education is among 25 nonprofit organizations chosen out of 3000 that were nominated.

Parents of Students Being Zoned Out of Bartlett Schools Speak Out  Memphis Flyer

Rhonda Davis has a grandson who currently attends Dexter Middle School, and before Bartlett formed its own municipal school district, he would have been on.

Yo Gotti Birthday Bash 2018: Meek Mill, T.I. and others help Memphis' rap king celebrate  The Commercial Appeal

Memphis rapper Yo Gotti hosted his annual Birthday Bash at the FedEx Forum.

Three women charged with prostitution near a school  WMC Action News 5

Halloween was a trick instead of a treat for Sabrina Cox, Cardrevia Gray and Ashley Hatfield when they were arrested near a school.

Updated: Investigators say Jimmy McClain's stepson charged in his murder  Log Cabin Democrat

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The 19-year-old man indicted in the murder of former University of Central Arkansas basketball star Jimmy McClain was the victim's ...

High School Musical Award Nominations, 2014 | Intermission Impossible  Memphis Flyer

"Spamalot" at Memphis University School The Orpheum Theatre has announced nominees for the 2014 High School Musical Theatre Awards. The award ...

Providence Day's Devon Dotson named McDonald's All-American  The Charlotte Observer

Providence Day's Devon Dotson is one of four Carolinas high school basketball players named McDonald's All-Americans. The annual game is March 28.

Brittney Bryant  WMC Action News 5

As a born and raised Memphian, Brittney always dreamed of being a meteorologist in her hometown. Her step dad, Brian Teigland, was a Memphis ...

Man sentenced to 22 years in prison for stepfather's murder  WMC Action News 5

Dwayne Moore, 21, will serve 22 years in prison with no parole for the shooting death of his 49-year-old stepfather, according to Shelby County DA Amy Weirich.

Fake Ridgeway High School Player's Wife Is Love & Hip Hop Rich Dollarz Baby Mama?!

The plot continues to thicken with every new detail on the reported story of the 22 yr old man, now believed to be 18 year old McKinzey Sewell, first spelled.

Beloved Midtown Bartender Killed In Motorcycle Crash  Local Memphis

The Cooper-Young community is grieving and in shock tonight after the sudden death of a popular bartender Monday night.

What About "Fraser" High? | City Beat Blog  Memphis Flyer

When the laughter and outrage and national publicity dies down, poor "Fraser" High School will still be poor Frayser High School.

Josh Jasper Can Kick | City Beat Blog  Memphis Flyer

Every year about this time, thousands of football fans from Knoxville to Ann Arbor start whining because they have seen overwhelming evidence that their ...

Man sentenced to 16 years for trying to kill ex-girlfriend  WMC Action News 5

A man who chased down his ex-girlfriend and tried to kill her was sentenced to 16 years in prison, according to Shelby County District Attorney's Office.

A Life for Sergio | Cover Feature | Memphis News and Events  Memphis Flyer

One Chilean family's struggle to save their child's life— and attain legal status in Memphis.

SCS Attendance Zone Proposal Affects 7000 Students  Memphis Daily News

Shelby County Schools board members got their first detailed look Wednesday, Feb. 19, at a set of more than two dozen changes in student attendance zones in ...

Memphian Devin S. James' Inside Ferguson | Book Features | Memphis News and Events  Memphis Flyer

Devin S. James' story is all too familiar. Raised in a single-family home with four siblings, his father spent much of James' childhood behind bars. His mother ...

Orpheum Theatre Announces Nominees for the 2015 High School Musical Theater Awards  Memphis Flyer

On Monday, May 11th at 7:00 p.m. the Orpheum Theatre will once again host the High School Musical Awards, celebrating Memphis' best young performers and ...

Airport Artists  Memphis Daily News

Several years ago Richard White, vice president of properties and business development at the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority, noticed what he ...

Tarik Black DraftExpress Profile: Stats, Comparisons, and Outlook  DraftExpress

Tarik Black DraftExpress Profile: scouting reports, videos, stats and logs.

National Civil Rights Museum honors four students  Memphis Commercial Appeal

Four local middle and high schoolers were honored Thursday morning by the National Civil Rights Museum for their work to further equality and opportunity ...

Nonprofit Using Celebrity Basketball Game To Help Combat Youth Gun Violence  Memphis Flyer

This Saturday, Heal the Hood Foundation of Memphis is holding its second annual celebrity basketball game. The organization will use the event to highlight the ...

Tarik Black Leaving University of Memphis | Tiger Blue  Memphis Flyer

In some respects, Tarik Black's three years at the University of Memphis unfolded as an inversion of your typical college life. Arriving in 2010 as...

Future Music: The Memphis Music Initiative  Memphis Flyer

It's a Thursday morning, and the band room at White Station Middle School is filling up fast. "Look, a baby bass," one young player shouts, joyously embracing a ...

"Holy Crud:" U of M Academics, Athletics in National Spotlight  Memphis Flyer

Dasmine Cathey A University of Memphis football player with poor reading skills is in the national spotlight in stories in the Chronicle of Higher Education...

UAM Snagged 20 Commitments on National Signing Day  Sporting Life Arkansas

The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team received a total of 20 commitments from high school seniors on National Signing Day 2015.

Greg Pryor stepped up in big win for UTC men's basketball  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DAYTON, Ohio — Greg Pryor was right where he wanted to be Saturday night as the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team attempted ...

National Signing Day  Harding University Athletics

SEARCY - Beginning Feb. 3, known as National Signing Day, high school seniors can sign an NCAA National Letter of Intent, a contract stating which college or ...

WH Porter Consultants Treats Engineering Like Art  Memphis Daily News

You might not recognize it as such, yet every day in Shelby County thousands of people pass by, or over, the work of W.H. Porter Consultants PLLC.

Ole Miss Football: 5 Players Who Could Be the Randall Mackey of 2013  Bleacher Report

The Ole Miss Rebel football team will return most starters on both sides of the ball in 2013. One noticeable exception will be the absence of RB/WR Randall ...

Swankys Expands On Successful Formula  Memphis Daily News

“We don't think of Swankys as Mexican,” said Matt Wilson, “and not even Tex-Mex. Around the store we call it Tenn-Mex.” That's an appropriate, if wholly original, ...

Teary Glenn Close, cheeky Olivia Colman take acting awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Glenn Close couldn't help but think of her mother at Sunday's Golden Globes when she won best actress in a film drama for ...

Best Girls Performances All-Time At Birmingham Crossplex In Alabama

Check out the top 25 girls performances all-time in the MileSplit database at the Birmingham Crossplex in Alabama.

How Fast Can Kriner Cash Turn Memphis Schools Around?  Memphis Flyer

How soon can Memphis expect to see improvements in the Memphis City Schools under new superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash?

Shanae, Daughter Of Late U of M Coach Larry Finch Collapses, Dies at Cheerleader Camp

Shanae Finch, daughter of late University of Memphis basketball coach Larry Finch, died over the weekend. Shanae Finch was pronounced dead after being ...

Interview with TV/Radio Personality Tina Tilton, Founder of New Memphis Television Network 'TTEN' recently caught up with seasoned radio and television host and personality Tina Tilton (@tinatilton). Tina spoke with us about her new ...

RIP: Memphis Iconic Nightclub Owner Robert 'Hollywood' Raiford, Dead at 75

Robert Raiford, owner of the legendary nightclub Raiford's Hollywood Lounge in Downtown Memphis, TN has died at the age of 75 years old. The legendary ...

Anfernee Hardaway Is An MVP In The Memphis Communty + Nike Air Penny 5, Lil Penny Coming

Retired NBA player, Anfernee 'Penny' Hardaway (Orlando Magic/Phoenix Suns/New York Knicks/Miami Heat), is making an impact in the Memphis and Shelby ...

Memphis Grizzlies' Austin Daye Gets A 'Big Booty' For His Birthday (PHOTOS)

Memphis Grizzlies Austin Daye celebrated a birthday on last month with a 'big booty' literally! Check out the pics.

Memphis Rapper Gangsta Boo Reveals Her Favorite Three 6 Mafia / Triple 6 Album

Following the news of Gangsta Boo revealing her event schedule on the SXSW 2013 Lineup, as reported on, the former Three 6 Mafia ...

NEW KICKS: Nike Air Foamposite One Phoenix Suns Paying Tribute to Penny Hardaway

The Nike Air Foamposite One Electro Purple/Total Orange 'Phoenix Suns' has arrived. The new kicks are polished with royal Electro Purple, a clear icy sole,

Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s Girlfriend: Miss Shantel Jackson's A Bad Chick (PHOTOS)

During the epic fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Miguel Cotto, the 12 round battle wasn't the only crowd-pleaser. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s girlfriend and.

Three former greats inducted into APSU Athletics Hall of Fame  Clarksville Online

Clarksville, TN - Three exceptional former Austin Peay State University athletes were inducted into University's Athletics Hall of Fame, Saturday.

Young Buck – Did You Miss Me

Young Buck in new track titled "Did You Miss Me." Young Buck - Did You Miss Me Well, did you miss him?

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