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Shelby County residents working to protect drinking water

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis is known for having some of the freshest and cleanest water in the country, and many want to keep it that way. 426 more words


Home loan production more than doubles in Shelby County from new assistance programs

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — If you’re looking to get financial assistance to buy a home in Shelby County, you may want to act fast.

One state program that offers up to $15,000 is set to run out of funding this year. 400 more words


WATCH: Woman rides mobility scooter onto busy interstate highway

MEMPHIS, Tenn (WKRG) – A frightening moment was caught on camera and went live on Facebook in Memphis, Tennessee. But so was a good deed that may have saved a life. 361 more words


Teen arrested after car with baby inside stolen in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) —  A teenager has been charged with kidnapping after a car with a baby inside was stolen in Memphis.

Memphis police said on its Facebook page that 18-year-old James Williams was charged Sunday with kidnapping and theft of property. 90 more words


Person of interest released; Memphis police still looking for baby kidnapper

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MEMPHIS, Ten. – Memphis police say 19-year-old Raylon Bell, who had been positively identified as a person of interest in the Especially Aggravated Kidnapping of 10-month-old Zoe Jordan, has been released without charge. 116 more words


Measles case found in international traveler in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Health officials say a case of measles has been found in an international traveler arriving in Memphis, Tennessee.

The Shelby County Health Department says in a news release that the traveler arrived in Memphis on Monday. 76 more words


FedEx investing $1 billion to modernize Memphis hub

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx said Wednesday that it is investing more than $1 billion to modernize and expand its Tennessee hub, in a move the shipping giant says will improve its efficiency and reliability as it delivers packages throughout the world. 391 more words