Originally published August 20, 2020. Feature photo by Lauren Turner By Ramona Springfield, for High Ground News As one of the oldest communities in the…View More Walking in Memphis: Put on your tennis shoes and discover South Memphis history
Originally published July 16, 2020, by Baris Gursakal, for High Ground News A national wave of evictions loom as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to build…View More Mass evictions are coming. This South Memphis nonprofit is part of the solution.
Feature Image: Bridges USA is located on 477 North 5th Street in Uptown. (Submitted) Originally published July 2, By Ashley Davis, for High Ground News…View More BRIDGES USA youth leaders make space for teens in the midst of protests and a pandemic
Feature Image: To celebrate Juneteenth 2020, The Time is Now Douglass, the Official Black Lives Matter Memphis Chapter, and Memphis Artists for Change partnered to…View More Video: Juneteenth in Douglass Park
Disclaimer: In accordance with the Associated Press, High Ground typically edits profanities from quote sources. The following has not been censored and contains language that…View More The whole world is talking about police reform. Black Lives Matter has solutions.
Feature image: A Craftsman Bungalow-style home with ornate spiral pillars in Vollintine-Evergreen. VECA is seeking a landmarks designation for the V&E area to preserve its…View More Vollintine-Evergreen seeks landmark designation to preserve its unique history and aesthetic
Feature Image: Memphis Inner-City Rugby alumni coaches and staff distributed food, basic supplies, and rugby equipment at Believe Memphis in the Klondike neighborhood. They also…View More With the season cancelled, Memphis Inner City Rugby serves off the field
Feature Image: Rufus Sykes cracks a smile as he holds the door open for a customer at the South Memphis Grocery on West Mallory Avenue.…View More Corner Stores: A South Memphis love story
By Ashley Davis, for High Ground News There’s been a flood of relief efforts in response to Covid-19, but are resources getting to the Memphis…View More When COVID-19 relief didn’t come, Douglass residents stepped up for their own
By Cole Bradley, for High Ground News In the COVID-19 pandemic, the internet is a crucial tool for finding accurate information and aid. But U.S.…View More The Unreachables: Memphis nonprofit meets its no-tech neighbors at their doorsteps