Tag Archives: Memphis

LOF Church to Host Girlfriends’ Getaway Featuring Erin Smalley

Lighthouse of Faith Church will host its third annual ladies retreat in September. The Girlfriends’ Getaway will actually be just that for a renowned speaker from Colorado. Erin Smalley will be the guest presenter at the event in Memphis on September 14th with the theme of Hope. “Our previous two events featured simulcasts, so this […]

5th Annual Helping Hands Benefit Will Support Clinic for Special Children

While the Clinic for Special Children is physically located halfway across the nation in Strasburg, Pennsylvania, it has found a home away from home in Scotland County where the community will come together once again to help support the facility’s mission to serve children and adults who suffer from genetic and other complex medical disorders. […]

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 […]

Police Investigating Break-In at Gerth & Baskett Furniture

Construction workers doing renovations at the Gerth & Baskett Furniture Store on the west side of the Memphis square found something else that will need fixed when they arrived at the worksite Thursday morning and discovered a window in one of the store’s rear doors had been broken out. The Memphis Police Department was summoned […]

Concerns About Proposed Cell Tower Draws Large Crowd to Public Forum

A crowd estimated at between 60 to 100 guests gathered Friday evening, May 3rd at the First Baptist Church of Memphis to discuss a 300-foot tall cellular tower which has been proposed for construction on Lindell Street, just down the road from the facility. Local attorney Kevin Brown welcomed the community members to the event […]

Towering Over My House

I am writing this letter out of concern for the proposed 303-foot tower to be erected at 619 Lindell St. This proposed tower will stand the equivalent of a 30-story building. The tower will be able to be seen from all over the city limits of Memphis and surrounding areas. And at night, it’s FAA […]

Country View Store Offers ‘Head Start’ to Learning Where Food Comes From

Ask a child where his glass of milk came from and the likely answer will be the refrigerator. A little more in depth response possibly could be the grocery store. Last week the students of the Memphis Head Start program took that question one step further as part of a tour of the Burkholder Dairy […]

Neighbors Voicing Concerns About Proposed Cellular Tower Near Memphis

A legal publication announcing the proposal to construct a 300-foot tall cellular tower near the city limits of Memphis has several residents seeking further information on the project. In the April 4th edition of the Memphis Democrat, Wireless Investment Partnership, LLC announced an application for the installation of a (303’ AGL) 1100 ft AMSL Lattice […]

Concert, Barbecue, Auction Will Benefit Gospel Express Ministries

While Gospel Express Ministries has its roots on the East Coast, the national evangelistic ministry for prisoners continues to draw support from across the nation. Scotland County will once again show its support for the ministry with the annual barbecue fundraiser and benefit auction, scheduled for Friday, March 29th. The chicken barbecue will start at […]

Kendal Anderson to Receive $10,000 Award as One of U.S. Cellular’s The Future Of Good 16 Under 16 Recipients

Through The Future of Good program, U.S. Cellular has selected 16 young humanitarians under 16 for the inspirational acts of good they do in their communities. Among those individuals is Kendal Anderson of Memphis, who created a Community Lending Library in Legion Park. She is set to receive $10,000 from U.S. Cellular to further her […]