Category : Tennessee

Southeast / Tennessee - 6 months ago

Upcoming Martin Luther King Day Events

Share this: Here is a listing of some events slated for Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. We are updating this list as we learn of other events, so check back frequently! National Civil Rights Museum Community service and social and economic justic...

Southeast / Tennessee - 6 months ago

Brianna takes TSD to the NAACP Image Awards

Brianna A. Smith will deliver multi-media coverage of the 49th Annual Image Awards from Pasadena, Calif. (Photo of Brianna A. Smith by Tyrone P. Easley) Share this: The 49th NAACP Image Awards will be broadcast live from Pasadena, Calif. on Dr...

Southeast / Tennessee - 6 months ago

Penny’s Hoopfest was a slam-dunk winner, again!

Share this: With capacity crowds looking on and talent-ladened teams competing hard, the Penny Hardaway Hoopfest – version No. 7 – delivered thrills galore for fans of high school basketball. In a match-up of Memphis teams against teams from outs...

Southeast / Tennessee - 6 months ago

Could ‘predictive policing’ work in Memphis?

Share this: Disclosure: I’m one of those people who believes CBS’ 60 Minutes is a national treasure — and the above segment is one reason why. As heartbroken as we are whenever we hear of another tragic shooting in Memphis, we can all thank God...

Southeast / Tennessee - 6 months ago

Jeremiah Martin leads Tigers past Tulsa, 76-67

Tigers Top Tulsa (Photos: Warren Roseborough) Jeremiah Martin scored a career-high 28 points and had eight assists and Memphis beat Tulsa 76-67 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak.Tulsa led 33-32 at halftime and stretched it to 55-47...