By Cole Bradley, for High Ground News High Ground’s signature “On the Ground” series embeds our team of journalists and photojournalists in a Memphis neighborhood…Read More Destination Eats: Madison Heights is Memphis magic
Originally published September 2, 2020. Feature photo by Andrew Breig By Jim Coleman, for High Ground News Small business owners across the country are struggling…Read More As small businesses pivot in the pandemic, Epicenter and MMDC work to move with them
Stormy days are ahead unless we do something “I think if we want our recovery from the growing eviction issue to look the way we…Read More The Eviction Crisis
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…Read 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…Read 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…Read 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…Read More The whole world is talking about police reform. Black Lives Matter has solutions.
Feature Image: Imani Polk launched Masked by Imani, a line of fashionable face mask, just before her fourteenth birthday. Polk is a Memphis native and…Read More 14 year-old Memphis entrepreneur launches line of fashion masks for pandemic protection
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.…Read 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…Read More When COVID-19 relief didn’t come, Douglass residents stepped up for their own