Calkins: In Munford, they gathered to celebrate ‘Rusty’ McKinney in the only way they could

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 21, 2024 8:58 AM CT | Published: April 21, 2024 4:00 AM CT
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Geoff Calkins

Geoff Calkins has been chronicling Memphis and Memphis sports for more than two decades. He is host of "The Geoff Calkins Show" from 9-11 a.m. M-F on 92.9 FM. Calkins has been named the best sports columnist in the country five times by the Associated Press sports editors, but still figures his best columns are about the people who make Memphis what it is.

In Munford, they knew Joseph “Rusty” McKinney as an Eagle Scout and a band kid. Saturday, the town honored him by assembling at the football stadium to form a giant, solemn M.


Joseph McKinney Rusty McKinney Munford High School C.J. Davis Memphis Police Department

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