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,, writes travel features for national and regional publications and is the Memphis editor for 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.

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Dave's Bagels finds early success

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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

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Klondike Smokey City’s history drives its future

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Layoffs led to entrepreneurship for Memphis native

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Local florist blossoms in Binghampton

Feature StoryDowntown

Downtown's families at home in urban life