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Throwback Thursday: Remembering “Nature Boy” Buddy Landel

Last week, we celebrated the life and career of one of the most charismatic World Heavyweight Champions of all time - "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes.  This week, we will remember another legend who left his mark on Memphis Wrestling.  On June 22nd, we lost "The Nature Boy" Buddy … [Read More...]

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Vote now in the M Awards 2015

M Stands for Memphis. M Stands for major league. M stands for magnanimous. M stands for marvelous, master, and most of all, the M Awards presented … [Read More...]

CHASING GREATNESS --- A 2001 graduate of Amite High, Higgenbotham is a few years removed from having enrolled at Delgado Community College in New Orleans and two years removed from having graduated from Le Cordon Bleu Culinary in Dallas. 
A first-generation college graduate, Higgenbotham didn’t just earned a college degree, she mastered in school in flying colors, having registered a cumulative grade point average of I graduated with a 3.26.

Executive chef Yaschica Higgenbotham making noise in Mid-South, heartland regions

DALLAS --- In case you don’t know her, allow Yaschica Higgenbotham to introduce herself. For starters, Higgenbotham --- nicknamed “Coko” --- … [Read More...]

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Let’s Fix the Memphis Grizzlies

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of … [Read More...]

BLACK FRIDAY? The United States Supreme Court on Friday rendered a nail-biting decision when it voted 5-4 in favor of same sex marriage nationwide, an unprecedented ruling President Obama described as "a victory for America."  (Photo by Drew Angerer)

Church carries much of the blame on same-sex marriage ruling, Johnson writes

COMMENTARY DALLAS --- Oh, cry me a river. Quite frankly, these forthright remarks are directed specifically toward the modern-day church. How … [Read More...]

M Awards 2015

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M Stands for Memphis. M Stands for major league. M stands for magnanimous. M stands for marvelous, master, and most of all, the M Awards presented by the 18th Annual Sports Ball Black-Tie Tennis Shoe Gala. It is time again for YOU to vote for the best of the past year in Memphis sports. This year’s M […]

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Top Memphis Grizzlies Moments From 2014-2015 Season

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during Playing Hurt Podcast.

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Who Should Replace Josh Pastner?

Join Cerrito Live and HardBashin producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during  Playing Hurt Podcast.

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5 Reasons Why The Big 12 Should Add The University Of Memphis

We might not have known who all would be involved, but we all knew conference expansion would pick back up some day.  Recent rumors have the Big 12 looking to add at least two more teams so that they can have a conference championship game and actually have “one true champion” (ignore this year’s PSA […]

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Preview: Ole Miss vs. Arkansas

When you and I last visited, I told you that Ole Miss would beat Auburn in a close game that came down to the last series. I was wrong. Auburn beat Ole Miss on the second to last series and broke all the hearts of the Rebel faithful in one tackle and fumble. Not only […]

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Thanks to Recent Coaching Hires SEC Basketball No Longer A Two Team League

When most fans think of the Southeastern Conference football immediately comes to mind, and justifiably so.  After all, the SEC did go on that seven consecutive year tear where they won seven straight BCS Championships from 2006-2012 .  Also, it seems like the mighty SEC always leads the other FBS conferences with ranked teams at the end […]

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Seven Wonders of Memphis

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during Playing Hurt Podcast.