St. Michael Church grows against the grain, expands on Summer Ave.

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: September 18, 2020 3:03 PM CT | Published: September 18, 2020 4:00 AM CT

While some churches nearby shrink or close, St. Michael Church on Summer Avenue will soon start construction on a new, $2 million parish office, has begun building two more soccer fields, and has plans for a new parish hall. 


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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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