Frank Murtaugh

Frank Murtaugh

Frank Murtaugh has been with Memphis magazine since 1992 and managing editor since 1995. A graduate of Tufts University, he’s written on a range of topics from Imperial China to Redbirds baseball. Frank covers sports for The Memphis Flyer, for whom he writes a weekly web column (“From My Seat”) and blogs on University of Memphis sports ("Tiger Blue"). He squeezes his job in between ventures with his wife and two daughters. You can follow Frank on Twitter, where he's @FrankMurtaugh

Proposing a new statue discussion, one advocating the proper tribute to a Memphis legend. more

Jan 2, 2018 3:00 PM Blog 1 Comments

Giving is living, and today’s a good day to start. more

Nov 28, 2017 7:00 AM Blog

Memphis comes together once again in the race to beat breast cancer. more

Oct 25, 2017 10:00 AM Blog 1 Comments

A father’s note to his firstborn as one life stage gives way to another. more

Sep 30, 2017 10:00 AM Columns 1 Comments

Memphis welcomes a conference with a singular mission: End breast cancer. more

Sep 26, 2017 11:30 AM Blog


Roger Cotton

Historic season serves as prelude to chase for a third championship. more

Aug 23, 2017 11:00 AM Blog


Courtesy Joe Murphy - NBAE via Getty Images

Memphis sports enthusiasts have witnessed a season of change unlike many before. more

Aug 14, 2017 2:00 PM

How one Memphian created his own career as one of America’s foremost portrait painters. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 PM Arts

Mark your calendars — and if you’re a craft artist, consider registering — for this October celebration. more

Jun 14, 2017 11:00 AM Blog


James Wessels

The Summer Symphony returns to the Botanic Garden. more

May 24, 2017 10:00 AM Blog

The extraordinary Guest House at Graceland is nowhere near Lonely Street. more

May 22, 2017 12:00 PM Travel

A green oasis springs to life in the heart of downtown. more

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 PM Blog


Roger Cotton

As the Memphis Redbirds glide into their 20th season, a look at the hits — and the misses — and what’s to come. more

Apr 7, 2017 11:00 AM Features

A brief history of the St. Louis Cardinals at AutoZone Park. more

Mar 29, 2017 8:00 AM Blog

Don’t degrade — or celebrate — the U.S. president without a framework for the qualities that make a good one. more

Feb 22, 2017 12:00 PM Blog


Photo by Flickr user Franco Folini

Events this week aim to bring shelter to Memphians in need. more

Jan 24, 2017 10:00 AM Blog


photograph courtesy Chris Powers

Twenty years later, a Memphis football hero relishes the Tigers’ biggest upset. more

Dec 16, 2016 12:00 PM Features 1 Comments


Photo by Flickr user Brian Bald

A veteran distance runner has made the St. Jude Memphis Marathon an annual endeavor. He offers five tips on how you might do the same. more

Nov 30, 2016 1:00 PM Blog



American history will take a dramatic turn this month. Which direction? more

Nov 4, 2016 10:00 AM Columns

Artist takes the stage to support her latest album, Memphis Rock and Soul, which pays tribute to the glory years of Stax. more

Oct 26, 2016 12:00 PM Blog