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Friday, January 14, 2022


Today's weather in Memphis:

56° / 22° Rain

The 11-game run ends with a blowout loss to the Mavericks on Friday night at FedExForum. 

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Box score: Mavericks 112, Grizzlies 85


Here are some key numbers and facts to remember from the historic run.


Chandler Jackson leads with 22 points but gets plenty of help.


The National Weather Service said most data points showed that snow would accumulate along and north of the Tennessee - Mississippi state line.


Jaren Jackson Jr. will be presented the award ahead of Friday’s game against the Mavericks.


A $38 million federal grant will help with construction of the West Tennessee Veterans Home in Arlington. The 126-bed facility has been planned for years.


Starting on Jan. 19, the website will provide four free tests per home at no cost, including no shipping fee, the White House announced Friday.

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The old Coleman Taylor Transmission shop on Union is leaving the Edge District. Its departure frees more room for new apartments that would be called The Rise on The Ravine.


University of Memphis running back Kylan Watkins, a former Whitehaven High standout, has one year of eligibility left. 


If Memphis wants to deliver ECU its first home loss, the Tigers must shore up their 3-point defense.


What’s the difference between “card check” and a secret-ballot vote? Perhaps the unionization of the mammoth Blue Oval City that Ford Motor Co. plans to build just east of Memphis.


Memphis Tigers beat writers Steven Johnson and Frank Bonner II are back for another episode of the Tigers podcast.


Curtis Givens III lifted MUS in the clutch, and Taylor Dupree had strong game against Missouri school.

Latest redistricting proposal gives Cohen more of Shelby County

The latest map would split Tipton County along U.S. 51, and about 30,000 Shelby County residents would be drawn out of Republican Rep. David Kustoff’s district.

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