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National Civil Rights Museum partners with Black orgs nationwide for Juneteenth programs

The National Civil Rights Museum (NCRM) is collaborating with 10 other prominent Black museums and institutions across the country to celebrate Juneteenth. Members of the group, called the BlkFreedom Collective, share resources, collaborate, and raise awareness about their work. NCRM participated in the initial BlkFreedom conversations in 2020, during the first few months of the […]

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Cafe Lit aims to be Downtown restaurant, cultural hub

Intention is the core of what Cafe Lit is about. Every detail in the business has a purpose. There’s a resolve behind it. And it will be up to the guests if they want to fully embrace everything the hybrid restaurant and entertainment venue will have to offer. “I want to be unapologetic in what […]

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Surprise of a lifetime: family given a new home

A South Memphis family got the surprise of a lifetime this week – a new home paid in full. You may have recently seen the video on your Facebook timeline, but it’s not the first time FOX13 has spoken to the family. About four months ago, we first met 7-year-old Legend Johnson and his family […]

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Blue Oval City ties for Site Selection’s top-ranked North American deal in 2021

A massive project predicted to transform the West Tennessee region earned a high ranking from an expansion- and development-focused publication. Ford Motor Co.’s $5.6 billion project — the largest investment ever made in the state — at the 4,100-acre Megasite of West Tennessee in Stanton tied for first with the $5 billion Rivian Automotive project […]

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Inked: Texas firm submits plans for $16.9M warehouse, Shapiro Architects move to the Edge District

Texas firms submit plans for $16.9 million warehouse in Southeast Memphis TriGate Capital and ID3 Partners are planning a 354,640-square-foot speculative warehouse in Southeast Memphis, according to plans submitted to the Memphis and Shelby County Division of Planning and Development. ‘How did this happen’ to once-spectacular 100 North Main Cal Throckmorton of ACRO Design submitted […]