Thru Nov. 30, Overton Park Conservancy seeks public input with park’s east side “Zone 1” planning effort

This month, the Overton Park Conservancy (OPC) is asking for public input as the group continues the comprehensive planning effort that began in 2018. “It’s…

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SB 30 Episode 60: The magic and majesty of the Orpheum’s Mighty Wurlitzer, with historian and organist Vincent Astor

“I became very verklempt. It was such a wonder to play it and hear it again. It’s hard to describe. When I was down here…

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“The saddest case I’ve ever run across” – Imprisoned since 2012, Pamela found a reason to live

… there was something about the man’s posture or the way he stood between Pamela and the door that triggered the young woman’s paranoia… A…

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Tracking History: Hi Records, which brought the music of the people to the people during the Civil Rights Era

By Shannon Seaton, for SoundBoard In the height of 1960’s, the beacon of Memphis Soul Music shone bright.   Multiple stand-out labels cut vinyl records during…

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