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Members of the Franklin Justice & Equity Coalition at a 2020 event. (Photo: FJEC Facebook)

Franklin group to mark Juneteenth with first-time public ceremony

The Franklin Justice & Equity Coalition (FJEC) and the Fuller Story announced their plans Tuesday to commemorate Juneteenth with a ceremony and a bronze...
Shelby County Commission

Shelby County adds mental health training for firefighters

On Wednesday, Shelby County Commissioners voted 10-0 on a resolution creating a partnership between the Shelby County Fire Department and Alliance Healthcare Services.  Through the...
Rev. William Barber (Photo: Getty Images)

Memphis minister joins national group calling for end to filibuster

A Memphis pastor joined other Christian leaders from across the nation on Thursday to call for a reform of filibuster tactics that could prevent...
Casa Azafran. (Photo: Casa Azafran)

Hispanic leaders develop resources to help businesses

Hispanic businesses are the backbone of society, and more needs to be done to protect them in times of crisis, said Hispanic leaders. On Tuesday...

School shooting at Knoxville high school leaves one dead

A student is dead and a Knoxville police officer is wounded following a shooting at Austin East Magnet High School for the Arts in...

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