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Kentucky wins its fourth straight SEC Tournament championship

BY JERRY TIPTON Updated March 11, 2018 07:10 PM ST. LOUIS  Neutral site. Quality opponent. Dealing with adversity in a possession-by-possession game that called for poise and execution. If Kentucky needed additional preparation for the upcoming NCAA Tournament, it came on Selection Sunday. Kentucky got the kind of play in the final minutes of a […]

Student walkout over guns poses balancing act for schools

By DENISE LAVOIE Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – As schools around the country brace for student walkouts following the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida, principals and superintendents are scrambling to perform a delicate balancing act: How to let thousands of students exercise their First Amendment rights while not disrupting school and not pulling administrators […]

Police investigate road rage incident in Southaven

BY TROY WASHINGTON, WREG SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — Southaven Police Department is looking into a road rage incident in Southaven after a social media post is shared hundreds of times. Waiting in traffic can tick anyone off but one mother turned to Facebook to tell how one split second at a red light left her all shaken up. […]

Yet Another Nor’easter Aims to Slam the East Coast

It’s happening again. By Newser Editors and Wire Services Posted Mar 11, 2018 2:30 PM CDT (NEWSER) – The Northeast is bracing for its third nor’easter in fewer than two weeks, per the AP. The National Weather Service reports Sunday that a southern storm is expected to make its way up the coast causing more snowfall. […]

Weekend Fun (time change Saturday night)

FRI-SUN: Mid South Con at The Memphis Hilton, Memphis Comedy Festival, The Southern Women’s Show, Memphis Black Restaurant Week, Spamalot (through SAT) at The Historic Ruffin Theater FRI: Grizzlies / Jazz at The Forum, Wicked at The Orpheum (through 3/25), Opening reception for “The Chaos and the Cosmos: Inside Memphis Music’s Lost Decade, 1977-1986” at Stax, Super […]

Two construction-debris landfills proposed for Memphis

Tom Bailey, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee The operator of a large construction-debris landfill and recycling center in Collierville proposes to build two smaller landfills in Memphis, one near Memphis International Airport and the other in Northeast Memphis between I-40 and Shelby Oaks. The proposed landfills will be compacted over the years in such a […]