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2018-2019 
GPAC SEASON

  • November 4, 2018 Soweto Gospel Choir
  • November 10, 2018 Ellis Marsalis Quintet
  • January 11, 2019 Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver with Flatt Lonesome
  • January 12, 2019 Fred Hersch Pocket Orchestra
  • January 26, 2019 Dorrance Dance
  • February 2, 2019 Jazzmeia Horn
  • March 30, 2019 Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour
  • March 1, 2019 Shawn Colvin
  • May 4, 2019 Ballet Memphis: Midsummer Night's Dream

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Mayoral Candidate Tami Sawyer Rally at Clayborn Temple

On March 9, 2019, Memphis mayoral candidate and Shelby County Commissioner, Tami Sawyer held a community rally to introduce her campaign platform and share her vision for the future of the city of Memphis with supporters.

418 National Parks in Three Years

Mikah is going to spend three years visiting every National Park Service site (418 sites to be exact) and he is ending his journey April 29th at the Washington Monument. He is inviting everyone to come out and celebrate!

Amazon’s Past Reveals the Future of FedEx

I was sitting down with a friend who works in sales at FedEx a few years ago and I brought up the question of Amazon replacing FedEx as a dominant player in shipping. My friend said that would never happen. FedEx isn’t worried about Amazon. At that time Amazon Prime was new. Amazon had just purchased a fleet of jets and trailers for shipping. A look at Amazon’s past was like the handwriting on the wall for me.

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More Than a Mortgage

We Believe experience isn’t expensive, it’s priceless

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BBQ & Blues Ball JC Runyon Foundation

Join us as we celebrate our 2019 Scholarship Recipients at Memphis iconic new landmark, the Guest House at Graceland! There will be a silent auction, dancing as we celebrate the amazing accomplishments of our kids! Silent Auction and Cocktail Reception begins at 6:30. Put on your blue suede shoes and pop your collar for a night to remember. #LiveYourNextChapter with JC Runyon Foundation!

Imagine Ball 2019 Honoree Ricky Busey

Ricky Busey is still battling the same disease that took his mother when he was three years old. “In my mind she didn’t die of cancer,” said Busey, Vice President of Human Resources for Caesers Entertainment in Tunica, Miss., near Memphis. “From a child’s memory, she was there and then she was gone. We weren’t talking early detection then and her doctor wasn’t looking for it.”

Spring for Forrest Cocktail Party and Auction 2019

The Fifth Annual Spring for Forrest Cocktail Party and Auction will be Friday, March 29th, 2019 from 7 to 11 pm at the Grand Carousel inside the Children’s Museum of Memphis. This year’s event will feature live music, food, beer, and wine from some of Memphis’s best local establishments, along with an after party serving late night treats and drinks, Super Silent Auction, Carousel rides, and dancing.

Cookies on Tap!

Girl Scout cookies are paired with beer to offer a palette-pleasing experience. The public is welcome to the 5th Annual Cookies On Tap, on Thursday, April 4 from 5 – 8 p.m. at Crosstown Brewing Co. 1264 Concourse Ave., Memphis, TN.

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This is Me: Lemichael Wilson

I am not your average candidate. I am a small business owner and an active community member. I believe in civic and civil discourse as a means of achieving optimal solutions. I am committed to improving the city’s operations in the residential, business, social and civic sectors. I will listen to you, I will represent you, I will honor you. More importantly, I will do something different, I will make citizens first!

This is Me: Allan Creasy

My name is Allan Creasy. I’m 37 years old, a life-long resident of the 901, a graduate of the University of Memphis, a bartender, and last year I ran for public office. This is Me.

A Cougar’s Passion Recap [Mature]

I am truly grateful an appreciative for all that this journey has afforded me, mainly the opportunity to meet so many wonderful and amazingly supportive as well talented people. February 23, 2019 was phenomenal, A Cougar’s Passion the stage production surpassed all my expectations. Thank you Memphis, Mississippi, Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana and Georgia!!

Behind the Passion, Ellen Sits Down[Q & A]

Hurricane Katrina was an extremely destructive and deadly Category 5 hurricane that made landfall on Florida and Louisiana, particularly the city of New Orleans and the surrounding areas, in August 2005. The life that Ellen Butterflyy-Allen knew would change forever. But this Hurricane was no match for her Passion!

Time to #BeAmazing

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