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Reasons I love Memphis

Jomilla Newsom

Many things may come to mind when you hear of Memphis, Tennessee and I am guilty of possessing thoughts that are not so favorable. However, my mindset was changed this weekend. Well actually it might have been a gradual change…

B.B. King receives Urban League Award

B.B. King, the legendary ‘King of the Blues’ recently received the Urban League of Middle Tennessee’s Living Legend Award. Patricia Parrish Stokes, president/CEO of the Urban League of Middle Tennessee (ULMT) along with board member, Burley Nelson, had the privilege…