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New Restaurant Set to Open on the Memphis Square

“My heart is in it!” Tanya Hassell made the comment about her passion for cooking, but the statement holds even more true regarding her plans to open a new restaurant on the west side of the Memphis city square. Tanya and her partner Bobby Bair plan to open Grill Me, the community’s newest eatery, in […]

Country Chic Boutique & Interior Design Offering Something for All Tastes

Whether it is your taste in clothing, home decor or good old fashioned homemade breakfast and lunch, County Chic Boutique & Interior Design in Memphis has what you are looking for. The latest addition to the Memphis Square offers a wide variety of home decor items and ladies’ attire as well as a full line […]

Peanut Day, Kids Safety Event to Pack Square Saturday

The Memphis Square is the place to be on Saturday, June 18th as the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ambulance Service have organized some fun activities and educational displays. First, the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Peanut Days that morning beginning at 8:30 a.m.  A bag of […]

1910s Memphis City Square

This old picture of the Memphis city square was submitted by Tip Biggs. “My mother, Martha Russell Biggs was born in Memphis August 19, 1902.  I am guessing that this picture was taken prior to WWI, as my mother married in 1921 and moved to the farm near Azen at that time. The pictures in […]

Fire Damages Building Near City Square

An apartment off the southwest corner of the Memphis square was extensively damaged by fire, but a major disaster was averted by the Scotland County Fire Department, which contained the blaze to a first-floor apartment where it originated, saving connected commercial properties on both sides of the brick structure. According to the Scotland County Sheriff’s […]