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Police chase ends outside of former Memphis mayor’s home | News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Two people are set to face a judge Monday morning for allegedly riding in a stolen car, with one of the suspects almost running a Memphis Police (MPD) officer over with it. Bethany Herron is charged with theft of property, evading arrest and assault on a first responder, records show. What makes […]

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City councilman proposes $40K pay bump for Memphis Mayor-elect Paul Young | News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis Mayor-elect Paul Young could enter office next year with a raise. The Memphis City Council is set to discuss a pay bump of nearly $40,000 for the city’s top job. The city councilman behind that push said the next mayor may not be the only one getting a raise. As the […]

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Memphis Mayor-elect Paul Young speaks to FOX13 about priorities | News

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Moving Memphis forward. We’re less than three months away from Memphis Mayor-elect Paul Young taking office and he told FOX13 that he’s getting to work now to start tackling some of the city’s biggest problems. Some of his priorities include crime, development and creating opportunities for our young people. The biggest challenge […]

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Mayor Strickland declines to get involved in Memphis in May’s Tom Lee Park dispute

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland said he will not get involved in the dispute between Memphis In May (MIM) and Memphis River Parks Partnership (MRPP). The mayor’s response comes one day after MIM leaders said they need Strickland’s help to get the city’s premiere festival back into a newly remodeled Tom Lee […]

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