MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)--A Shelby County Sheriff's deputy recruit was arrested at the training academy Thursday for a hit and run accident that killed two people. Memphis police say around 3:15 a.m. on August 18, 2013, Hunter Queen was driving a 2005 Dodge 2500 pickup truck that was involved in a fatal hit and run crash on I-40 near Warford. 37-year-old
MISSISSIPPI (localmemphis.com) - Shoppers in Mississippi are gearing up to save on back-to-school shopping. Mississippi's annual Sales Tax Holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 25 and ends 12:00 midnight Saturday, July 26. Items exempt from the 7% sales tax include clothing and footwear items, meant to be worn next to the body and cost less than $100 per item.
MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com) - More than 60 Mid-South families may soon be homeless. Residents of Leahy's Mobile Home Park on Summer Avenue near Tillman received a letter yesterday from management, warning them the electricity and water will likely get turned off in less than a week. Residents said they have paid the park for utilities, but the manager, John Leahy,
MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)--While it seems like it's half a world away, you will find many in the Mid-South who are supporting either Israel or Palestine in the conflict. On Friday, July 18th, Palestinian supporters held a rally on Poplar and Highland. This Thursday, supporters of Israel gathered at Temple Israel in East Memphis. The synagogue was packed with people who
While it seems like it's half a world away, you will find many in the Mid-South who are supporting both Israel and Palestine sides in the conflict.
Taking months off the bench. Our investigation into local judges continues as we keep counting their excessive days off.