Tag Archives: cancer

Concerned Neighbors to Host Public Forum on Proposed Cell Tower

With the site of a 300-foot tower looming outside a window less than 200 feet away, approximately two dozen concerned neighbors along with city, county and school officials, gathered at the Brent Walker residence off Lindell Street on the west edge of Memphis on Monday evening to discuss concerns about the proposed project. Local attorney […]

Hair Co Starts Second Year of Wigs with Love

by Andrea Brassfield Michele Garnett, owner of Hair Co in Memphis, recalls sitting in her salon with her good friend, Suzie Lister, one year ago, visiting about cancer and all the people they personally knew who were fighting this terrible disease.  Their good friend, Charlie, had just been diagnosed and was in the hospital. As […]

Community Supports Scotland County Native In Her Fight Against Cancer

Lisa Harvey, a native of Scotland County, was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2014.  In addition to medical bills, Lisa also had to have dental work done as a result of chemotherapy.  Facing these daunting expenses, Lisa turned to Gofundme, a personal online fundraising website for individuals, groups and organizations.  Below is Lisa’s personal […]