Tom Jones

One local station thinks it’s time to step away from non-stop crime coverage. more

Feb 1, 2018 12:00 AM Columns



A Memphis daredevil tries a new approach to help kids who have been “ground down by the reality of their lives.” more

Nov 27, 2017 10:00 AM Columns



The Seeding Success organization offers hope for the future of every child “no matter what it takes.” more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 PM Columns

Memphis’ only Supreme Court justice’s greatest legacy. more

Jul 18, 2017 10:00 AM Columns


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Mentors and role models are needed now, more than ever. more

Jun 20, 2017 10:00 AM Columns


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Tim Bolding had a vision to provide 10,000 low-income Memphians with homes. He’s well on his way to that goal. more

Feb 3, 2017 10:00 AM Columns

How far-sighted civic leaders preserved Memphis' urban oasis. more

Oct 4, 2016 2:00 PM Columns

The move to Peabody Place brings more energy to a burgeoning downtown. more

Jul 6, 2016 10:00 AM Columns 1 Comments


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Never before has so much effort been devoted to removing our city's eyesores. more

Jul 1, 2016 10:00 AM Columns

The new Memphis mayor has had a honeymoon from Hell. more

May 2, 2016 12:00 PM Columns


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Almost 30 years before Donald Trump became a force in the 2016 Presidential campaign, 2,500 Memphians lost their jobs because of him. more

Mar 30, 2016 12:00 PM Columns 9 Comments

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Larry Kuzniewski

Memphis can gain momentum by reaching out to its millennials. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:01 PM Columns



Neighborhood groups are getting the smallest slice of the budget pie. more

Feb 1, 2016 2:00 PM Columns

A look back at a remarkable political transformation in Memphis. more

Jan 7, 2016 6:00 AM Columns

A look at how Memphis and Shelby County played the game. more

Dec 1, 2015 12:00 AM Features 1 Comments

Keeping up the momentum on Main Street. more

Nov 29, 2015 5:52 PM Columns

We face a challenging future, but there's room for optimism. more

Nov 6, 2015 2:17 PM Columns

Emphasis on the “arms race” means other services suffer. more

Aug 1, 2015 12:00 AM Columns

In 2001 it seemed improbable that the Grizzlies would ever come to Memphis. more

Jun 1, 2015 9:58 AM Columns

Transformation of The Pyramid fits with the city’s heritage. more

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Columns