Mayor's Race

The War for Peace: Mayoral candidate Michelle McKissack wants a safer Memphis for all

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 01, 2023 4:00 AM CT | Published: September 01, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Michelle McKissack, who hopes to become the first woman to be mayor of Memphis, remembers growing up in a city where crime was not a constant concern.


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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