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Tornado Relief: Tennessee Reaches Out To Help Oklahoma

Last week, Memphis Grizzlies fan gathered at neighborhood bar Newby’s to watch their team take on the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Semifinals. One week later Grizzlies fans gathered at the same River City Bar, but in a totally different spirit — to help those impacted by the devastating Oklahoma tornadoes. On Friday, ┬ádozens of volunteers descended on […]

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TIME Magazine selects its authentic South

Recently, Time Magazine (a publication owned by our parent company) published a story titled, “50 Authentic American Experiences.” These huge types of magazine articles always intrigue me. Rarely do I not grab the magazine or click on the story to see what editors spotlight as the best BBQ in Texas, the greatest songwriters of all-time, or America’s favorite beaches. I […]

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Route 66 Rock Cafe: Burned but Rebuilding

Last week I sat with Dawn Welch among the sooty remains of the 1939 Rock Cafe in Stroud, Oklahoma.   

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