MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)-- A mad dash to the pump. Memphis has some of the cheapest gas in the country right now and drivers are waiting in long lines to fill up before the prices go up. One South Memphis station sold gas for as low as $2.15 this week. The city's average prices are 20 cents less than the rest
MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)--Get ready for big traffic delays and backups if you're headed into Memphis on Sam Cooper Blvd. the next two weekends. TDOT District Engineer Michael Welch says all westbound traffic on Sam Cooper will be shutdown under the I-40 / I-240 flyover in east Memphis. Traffic will will be cutoff starting at 5:00 a.m. Saturday through 8:00 p.m. Sunday
MEMPHIS , TN (localmemphis.com)--What does it take to counter terrorism? In 2011, the highly skilled and elite SEAL Team Six raided the compound of Osama bin Laden and then shot and killed the worlds most wanted man. As we know, terrorism didn't die with bin Laden. And now the U.S. is confronted with ISIS. One of those Navy SEALS
MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)--Hundreds of future leaders gathered for a anti-crime symposium at the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Memphis. More than 500 students from local schools heard from inspirational leaders like University of Memphis basketball coach Josh Pastner who told them they have to learn to lead themselves before you can lead anyone else. Coach Pastner told the students
Don Mann spent more than 17 years as a U.S. Navy SEAL and is among the ranks of men who helped bring down Osama bin Laden. He has since written the national bestseller 'Inside SEAL Team Six."
We're smiling now, but the big question is are the low prices here to stay? Economists say yes.