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<strong>Former local sports writer Pete Wickham (left) and his son</strong>&nbsp;<strong>Matt</strong> (Courtesy of Pete Wickham)

Calkins: The hardest Father’s Day of them all

Pete Wickham should be taking his son, Matt, to a Redbirds game today. But Pete was diagnosed with a brain tumor and Matt — who is autistic and intellectually disabled — is locked down with COVID-19. Somehow, this very difficult Father's Day has become a reminder of what it's all about. 

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Cohen wins primary handily, faces Bergmann in November

U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen cruised to a win Thursday, Aug. 6, in the Democratic primary for Tennessee’s 9th Congressional District, beating out two challengers entering the November election against two independents and Republican Charlotte Bergmann.






The Ravine is about to take shape

Construction is to start next week on the $1 million Phase I. The sunken, two-block-long former rail spur will become a space for gathering, entertainment, dining, playing and shopping in the Edge District.

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