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Penny Hardaway hires nephew of Coach K

Andy Borman was a Duke basketball walk-on guard from 1999 to 2004, coinciding with the Blue Devils' third national championship in 2001. He's also the nephew of now-retired Hall of Fame Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, for Borman's mom is the sister of Krzyzewski's wife, Mickie. Now, the ...

Football coach drowns saving child from drainage ditch.

On the eve of golf championship play in Memphis, Bluff City vendors learn about ‘business of golf’. Full interview: Joe Birch talks with St. Jude CEO Rick Shadyac ahead of FedEx St. Jude Championship. Wednesday afternoon Memphis forecast from WMC Meteorologist Erin Thomas - August 10, 2022. Birdies &...
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FedEx Cup playoffs are here and LIV Golf a lingering topic

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Perhaps it was only fitting that a violent thunderstorm hit the TPC Southwind right about the time a federal judge in California ruled against a motion that would have allowed three players who cashed in on LIV Golf to play for $75 million in bonus money on the PGA Tour.

One of 8 students who integrated Memphis State dies at 81

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ralph Prater, one of the first Black students to enroll at then-Memphis State University in 1959, has died. He was 81. “Prater’s impact on our institution and community is immeasurable, and we will forever celebrate his remarkable courage and legacy,” the University of Memphis said on social media Tuesday. The university confirmed his death on its website but did not reveal the cause. He died Sunday. The group of students who integrated the university became known as the Memphis State Eight. Also in the group were Eleanor Gandy, Sammie Burnett Johnson, Marvis Kneeland Jones, Bertha Rogers Looney, Rose Blakney Love, Luther McClellan and John Simpson. Looney and McClellan still survive.

Variety of Memphis barbecue to be sold at FedEx St. Jude Championship

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Golf isn't the only thing fans can enjoy while at the FedEx St. Jude Championship, the barbecue is another huge attraction. This year, The Pit is providing some fantastic food and great vibes for friends and family at the tournament. It's a real treat for visitors who are just discovering Memphis barbecue.

Sign ordinance gets ‘bunny amendment’ on first reading

The city is seeking to amend its sign ordinance, a move that would put limits and size restrictions on temporary signs residents can display on their property and create a new commercial corridor for signage along Highway 70 north of Stage Road. On Tuesday, Aug. 9, the Bartlett Board of...

FedEx, St. Jude name their 10th Purple Eagle honoree

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — This week, golfers are competing at the TPC Southwind golf course during the FedEx St. Jude Championship of the PGA Tour. It’s also a time for a special group of children to get together and add one more member to their family with quite a gift.

2022 St. Jude Championship picks: First-round leader bets for FedEx Cup Playoffs

The 2022 FedEx Cup Playoffs begin on Thursday with a trip to TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tennessee, for the St. Jude Championship. The top 125 players in the PGA TOUR are in town for St. Jude, giving us one of the most challenging fields we’ve seen this year outside of the major championships.  Finding a long shot winner in a field with this much star power is undoubtedly difficult, but any player on TOUR can get hot for a single round to cash a first-round leader (FRL) ticket. Here are three players to target in the FRL market: Check out more of the Best...
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FedEx St. Jude Championship: How to watch, schedule, tee times

Amid a crazy year featuring four majors, Tiger Woods’ return and a new league in LIV Golf, the PGA Tour season has reached the playoffs. The three-week FedEx Cup Playoffs will kick off on Thursday with the 2022 FedEx St. Jude Championship. From there, the playoffs will continue with the BMW Championship the following weekend and end with the Tour Championship later this month.