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On the Ballot 2022

In this week’s On the Ballot, we meet some of the candidates running for office in the suburbs, and we remember local Democratic party executive committee member (and Midtown Pub Crawl founder) Mark Flanagan. Plus, the Memphis City Council will take up the final vote on city partisan primaries today.


The recount requested by two second-place finishers in the May primaries and approved by the state Democratic party’s primary board did not change the certified results.

Election season begins for Shelby County suburbs By
Mark Flanagan marked a cultural and political transition in Midtown By
City Council to take final vote on partisan primaries By
Opinion: Partisan city primaries would further divide us By
Bartlett candidates struggle to meet financial disclosure deadlines By
Two law-enforcement unions endorse Amy Weirich for district attorney By
Juvenile Court Judge challenger says voters won't 'buy into' change in incumbent's outlook on juvenile justice By
Trump teases second run during stop in Southaven By


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