Helicopter ball drop requires extraordinary prep work

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: June 14, 2021 10:22 AM CT | Published: June 12, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Memphis Athletic Ministries has taken remarkable steps to ensure its first Helicopter Ball Drop fundraiser goes smoothly and credibly.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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