Prospect of looters keeps board-up business busy

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: June 03, 2020 6:53 AM CT | Published: June 02, 2020 3:06 PM CT

A normal Memphis job for 1-800-BoardUp is being called to board up a business after a fire or storm. This week, the storm is civil unrest. Or the fear of it.


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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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