Memphis, TN – Memphis Moments is co-produced by the Pink Palace Family of Museums (http://www.memphismuseums.org) and WKNO-FM, and airs on Tuesdays and Thursdays during All Things Considered on the WKNO Stations.
Memphis, TN – It's not bad enough that many college degree paths have been turned into shallow, one-dimensional vocational programs. Now some advertising guys have decided that America needs a high school for advertising.
Union City, TN – Up highway 51, just ten miles from the Kentucky border, lies the town of Union City, tucked into Tennessee's northwest corner. And in that city, in a neighborhood once known as Baptistville, sits Mount Zion Christian Methodist Episcopal church. Though listed in the National Registry of Historic Places, and now also in this year's Ten Endangered Places in Tennessee, Mount Zion was abandoned two years ago and now faces destruction by neglect.
Memphis, TN – John Malmo is chairman emeritus of Archer/Malmo Advertising and an independent marketing consultant. For more about Mr. Malmo - and to obtain a copy of his book of 110 two-minute business pearls - go to johnmalmo.com
Memphis, TN – Early in the Civil War, a massive fire on Main Street spread to an unsavory section of town called Howard's Row. The building, which was burning fiercely when help arrived, had formerly been the property of Isaac Bolton, who used it as a slave jail and market.