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The Early Word: We’ve got a scoop on Crosstown; plus, music is back at Minglewood

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 11, 2022 8:21 AM CT | Published: May 11, 2022 6:22 AM CT

One Beale’s Grand Hyatt Hotel is one step closer to being financed, the Memphis City Council moves ahead with plans to hire an energy consultant and a group of little senators push for cleaner school bathrooms. 


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Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips is a Northeast Arkansas native and long-time Memphian with more than a decade of experience in local journalism. She’s a diehard morning person who spends her free time running marathons and ultras, practicing daily yoga, and stuffing her face with vegan food.


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