Civil rights worker slaying case reopened

Buy Now FILE – In this Saturday, June 20, 2015 file photo, people inspect a historical marker honoring Elbert Williams after it was unveiled near the town square in Brownsville, Tenn. Haywood County DA Garry Brown said Wednesday, Aug. 8, Read more

A look at the Tennessee primary races

Primary elections for Tennessee’s nine seats in the U.S. House are Thursday. Here’s a look at who is running: DISTRICT 1: Republican Phil Roe of Jonesborough is seeking his sixth term in office representing the northeastern Tennessee district. He is Read more

Amazon, Container Store Eye New Locations in Memphis

5155 Citation Dr. Click to view Memphis, TN 38118 Permit Amount: $10 million Application Date: July 10 Owner: Exeter Property Group Tenant: Amazon Contractor: Catamount Constructors Inc. Details: With its 615,000-square-foot facility at 3282 E. Holmes Road under construction, e-commerce Read more

District 99 State Rep. Ron Lollar Dead at 69

State Rep. Ron Lollar, R-Bartlett, who had served Northeast Shelby County in the state Legislature since 2006, died Friday morning in his sleep. He was 69 years old. RON LOLLAR Bartlett Mayor Keith McDonald, who was at Lollar’s house, was Read more