Erica Horton

Born and raised in Memphis, Erica Horton is a freelance journalist that loves to learn and write about almost anything. Email her story ideas here
Feature StoryNokomis McElroy stands for a portrait in Orange Mound. (Andrea Morales)
Feature StoryClub patrons dance and vogue as part of a Kiki Ball at Club Memphis.

Orange Mound club serves the black LGBTQ community


Development NewsFolks from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee, the school, St. Andrew's Church and neighbors from nearby businesses came out to work together and get the project finished in time for Friday's grand opening. Download permissions

South City school to benefit from long awaited playground


Feature StoryDeidra Tuggle, the Candy Lady of Orange Mound, and her sister at their grandfather's sundry store.

The Orange Mound Candy Lady fulfills a sweet business tradition


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Feature StoryA game of basketball along Radford Road in Orange Mound.

New leaders bring progress to historic Orange Mound


Feature StoryThe Melrose High School band performs at a fundraiser to help buy instruments in March.

Introducing myself to Orange Mound