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Jackson Baker

The Mayor Leagues: Jim Strickland is a thousand days into his job, while Lee Harris is just getting started. Read more

Columns

In 2015 the mayor promised to be "brilliant at the basics." How's he done, and what happens next? Read more

Features

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Illustration by Chris Honeysuckle Ellis

Otis Sanford

Photo by Brandon Dill

Otis Sanford, with long experience in the print and broadcast news business, today holds the University of Memphis Hardin Chair of Excellence in Economic and Managerial Journalism. Read more

Features

For those who care about the future of our city and region, next fall’s county election is critically important. Read more

Features

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Illustration by Chris Honeysuckle Ellis

She was this area’s midwife to progress. Read more

Columns

The New Tri-State Defender and the legacy of Bernal Smith. Read more

Columns

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Photograph courtesy Michael Gilbert

He’s the impresario of a world-class musical clan, but Michael Gilbert is always seeking new ways to serve his native city. Read more

Culture

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Dick Hackett reflects upon his tenure in City Hall. Read more

Features

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Illustration by Ed Hirth

From our September, 1977 issue, Jackson Baker on the death of a legend. Read more

Elvis

Has Elvis left the building, or vice versa? And how much does it really matter? Read more

Elvis

A meditation on the durability of a legend Read more

Elvis

The Eighth District’s congenial and disciplined new congressman has read the pulse of an unruly new age. Read more

Features

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Larry Kuzniewski

To our 2016 Memphian of the Year, the word “caseload” literally means an opportunity to create a better world. Read more

Longform

Four candidates, including party front runners Trump and Clinton, make weekend visits in advance of March 1st voting here and in 12 other states. Read more

The Memo

It wasn't My Dinner With Andre, but this reporter learned a lot. Read more

Features

As Memphians prepared for their annual Thanksgiving break, no doubt a good many of them were grateful in particular for the break from non-stop politics. The Memphis city election of 2015 finally ende... Read more

Columns

For voters in five City Council districts, it's not too late to choose representatives. Read more

Columns

Oklahoma City chief executive, a Politico “Mover and Shaker,” is third in annual “Memphis” magazine series. Read more

Columns

Your Guide to the 2015 Memphis Election Read more

Features