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A Couple of Our Brews

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When we founded High Cotton Brewing Company, we didn’t want to just create beer whose name paid homage to our Southern Heritage, but brew it in a way that did as well.

 

The Monroe Taproom

598 Monroe Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
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Stabbing Left Me a Quadriplegic

20-year-old man stabbed in the neck while trying to help a stranger. He now has no resentment and uses his story to help and inspire the people around him. Click to Read >>

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Evolve Bank & Trust Cooper Young Festival 2018!

What a selection of music we have! Seventeen musical acts highlighting all age groups on three stages – it doesn’t get better than this. Click to Read >>

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A Food Affair – Guest Blogger

Memphis has an array of food options that are scrumptious and soothing to your palate such as Fuel Café. This quaint little restaurant has been open in Memphis for seven years now. Click to Read >>

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Free Belly Dance Open House – Karsilama Tribal Belly Dance

Join Karsilama Tribal Belly Dance for a FREE open house. Door prizes, food, mini introductory belly dance choreography class, performances and MORE!  Click to Read >>

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Traveling without chains of racism

  Traveling without chains of racism By Celeste Riley // Guest Blogger This article is being brought to you by Yards Plus Click to learn more!   “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness” as stated by Mark Twain is a quote that’s needed in today’s...

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The Bass Pro Experience – SRVS Outing Explores The Pyramid

  The bass pro experience  sRVS outing explores the pyramid By Duy Nguyen This article is being brought to you by cityCURRENT, Get Involved & Power the GOOD! The Mission at SRVS     To provide the services that people with disabilities need to live meaningful lives as...

SRVS Takes on Krystals, Bowling, and the Mall

  SRVS takes on  Krystals, bowling, and the mall By Alden Zuck This article is being brought to you by The Memphis Urban League, Follow Us in the Countdown to 75! The Mission at SRVS     To provide the services that people with disabilities need to live meaningful...

Lydia’s One Wish Made Reality // Make-A-Wish Foundation

  lydia's one wish made reality make-a-wish mid-south By Alden Zuck Is it time to move a few things to storage? Click for help from Absolute Moving Services!  Lydia is a fun and outgoing 6-year-old girl who was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis. She had one wish and that...

Entrepreneurship Empowerment Camp // The Urban League I know

entrepreneurship empowerment camp The urban league i know By Jerome Robinson This article is being brought to you by cityCURRENT, Get Involved & Power the GOOD! I remember in my early twenties seeing the Memphis Urban League for the first time.  I had no idea what it...

Join the Forrest Spence Fund on August 25th at 8:00 am for a 5k run, with a 100-yard dash for kids (8 & under) at 9:15 and 1 Mile Fun Run (kids 12 & under) at 9:20 am. There will be games, bounce houses, slides, food, awards, door prizes, and more. Bring the entire family for a fun-filled morning at Memphis Botanic Garden.

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On Location with Justin Hamlett

  on location withjustin hamlettby Duy NguyenMSM brings life insurance to multi-cultural middle-class America. Setup an appointment today!   I got to follow along a complete renovation project with the good folks at HomeTown Home Services. I had only seen the innards...

JustMyMemphis Featured on cityCURRENT Radio Show

Justmymemphis featured on citycurrent radio show By Alden Zuck This article is sponsored by The Wendy Thompson Lending Team Click to find low mortgage rates!The cityCURRENT Radio Show is run by Jeremy Park and it airs every Sunday from 7-8 AM. Jeremy does an amazing...

Retention PILOTs Are Not Economic Development

 Retention PILOTs Are Not economic Developmentwhy shelby county taxpayers should careBy Joe KentThis article is being brought to you by HomeTown Home Services, Is it time for a Home Improvement? The Economic Development Growth Engine’s (EDGE) retention payment-in-lieu...

Seeding Success: Cradle-to-Career

From cradle-to-career seeding success annual meeting: keynote by Steve Ballmer by Duy Nguyen This article is being brought to you by cityCURRENT, Get Involved & Power the GOOD!What we know to be true .  .  . We see it when the news comes on. At stoplights from our...