Two of the Memphis 13, and Four Periods of Desegregation in the Shelby County School System WITNESSES TO HISTORY By Sophia Mason Gordon School: An Episode…View More Gordon School: An Episode from Memphis, Part II
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A History of Memphis’ Most Maligned Street INTRODUCTION Union Avenue. The very name strikes shudders and grumblings among drivers, pedestrians and business owners alike. Today’s…View More Union Avenue Anthology. Introduction: Whatever Happened to Union Avenue?
With spikes in pandemic, Cooper Young board cancels 33rd festival to protect community health and safety. It seemed almost a forgone conclusion, the canceling of…View More “Our beloved CYFest has been canceled. See you in 2021.”
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
“Neighborhoods” Campaign Kicks off with Virtual Trivia Nights July 7th By Bill Walsh, for the Pink Palace Family of Museums Memphis, TN – July 1,…View More Pink Palace Museum to Launch New “Neighborhoods” Campaign
Editor’s note: Originally published July 1, 2019, this little gem of an article, which seems to harken back to a bygone era, was written by…View More The Dogs Are Running The Show
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
Love List days 50 and 59 By Brantley Ellzey Villa Belleair Day 59 February 28. I was driving east on Poplar yesterday enjoying the first…View More Love List 2020, Days 50 & 59: Ellfrow and Villa Belleair