Sweet Lady: An Ode to the Candy Lady

In neighborhoods where access to grocery stores are scarce, the Candy Lady is an alternative for kids who may have missed breakfast or needed a “meal” after not being able to afford lunch at school. She may be a little scary or have an attitude, but she’s the main hustler on the block, flipping everything from candy to chips to nachos.


The New Memphis Sound with David Porter

When legendary, GRAMMY-winning Stax Records singer-songwriter David Porter founded The Consortium MMT in 2012, his goal was to use his career success as a “door-opener” for the next generation of Memphis talent. “What hasn’t changed since the start of my career to now is the tremendous raw talent here in the Memphis community,” Porter says. “That raw talent won’t […]


Celebrate Shelby Is Days Away!

Shelby County celebrates its bicentennial in style with “Celebrate Shelby: A Century of Possibilities!” Featuring food, tunes, and activities for all ages across the county, this year’s Celebrate Shelby festival climaxes with the reveal of the new county logo and fireworks over Hyde Lake!