Lance Wiedower

Lance is a veteran journalist with more than 16 years of experience in newsrooms in the Memphis area as a reporter and editor, including most recently as managing editor of The Daily News. He regularly contributes to The Daily News, including a biweekly travel column, The Daily Traveler. He manages an internationally recognized family travel brand, tripsbylance.com, writes travel features for national and regional publications and is the Memphis editor for About.com. Lance has written pretty much every kind of story that’s published in a newspaper, from religion, obituaries, politics and government to real estate, sports, legal trends and crime. When he’s not traveling or planning the next trip, he and his family can be found enjoying everything Memphis has to offer, from the Grizzlies to the Levitt Shell. His wife, Stacey, is an international bestselling fiction writer.
 
Feature StoryA home-based bagel bakery has taken off in Memphis.

Dave's Bagels finds early success


Feature Story Rita sits with her friend’s baby Honeybun while at a cookout near the old Firestone plant.

Is SPARCC the start of North Memphis opportunity?


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Jupiter Comics brings superheroes to the suburbs


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Natural products keep Aunt Key's Apothecary fresh


Feature StoryBook Juggler

South Main Book Juggler depends on community for success


Feature StoryVigil

Klondike Smokey City’s history drives its future


Feature StoryRiverside

Layoffs led to entrepreneurship for Memphis native


Feature StoryColby Midgett

Local florist blossoms in Binghampton


Feature StoryDowntown

Downtown's families at home in urban life