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Feature StoryErica Horton, On The Ground editor, interviews gang intervention specialist Link Fisher.

On The Ground Live in Orange Mound



Feature StoryAndrea Morales, On The Ground photographer, instructs a Melrose High student in photo technique.

Feature StoryDr. Stacy Spencer, senior pastor at New Direction Christian Church, is one of the founders of MICAH.

Feature StoryStudents at Frayser Elementary learn exercises that promote understanding and emotional stability. (Courtesy Playback Memphis)

Feature StoryTiana Pyles became the new executive director of the Orange Mound Development Corporation in July and has goals to increase awareness about Orange Mound through two large scale festivals within the next two years.

Community developers show that Orange Mound is worth investment



Feature StoryA photo from 1955 of the Norris Grain Co. facilities on President's Island. (University of Memphis)

A history of President's Island from moonshiners to manufacturing



Feature StoryJimmy Garner raises his hand during the Sunday service at Beulah Baptist. (Andrea Morales)

Feature StoryA view of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church on Carnes Avenue and Boston Street. (Andrea Morales)

Feature Storyricklayers from TopCat Masonry Contractors LLC work on an apartment complex in Downtown Memphis in 2014. (Brad Vest/The Commercial Appeal)

Disparities persist in how Memphis schools contract with businesses, study shows



Feature StorySanta visits Orange Mound Outreach Ministries in 2016 during the nonprofit's annual holiday party.

Four ways to give back during the holidays in Orange Mound



Feature StoryYolandra Rodgers runs an e-commerce company out of her home in South Memphis. (Lesley Young)

South Memphis-based baby shoe company is off and running



Feature StoryA selection of polish at Colours the Nail Salon, located at 881 South Cooper. (Sarah Jones)

Midtown nail salon's "safe space" draws tri-state patrons



Feature StoryMemphis Area Transit Authority Bus

Feature StoryPeet Strydom, general manager of The Hub in East Memphis.

An outpouring of coffee shop openings point to a shift in Memphis



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VIDEO: Orange Mound elders tell their community's story


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