Tag: Shelby County

Who’s Really Gonna Run

The Memphis Daily News asks the question for the upcoming County filing deadline… The top two countywide races were still taking shape Wednesday morning, and there’s ample evidence that what’s happening on one side of the partisan divide affects what…

City Council and The MED

The Memphis City Council is grappling with the prospect of funding The MED. The City Council voted Tuesday to delay a request for $2 million in temporary funding for the Regional Medical Center at Memphis so it can work toward…

The ‘Burbs Aren’t Happy

Shelby County’s suburban Mayors net with Interim County Mayor Joe Ford yesterday. From the looks of it, he got an earful. Ford opened his monthly Shelby County Mayors Task Force meeting with an overview of his efforts to fund the…

Is Ford Gonna Run?

The Memphis Daily News asks if Shelby County Interim Mayor Joe Ford is going to run for County Mayor. Answer…probably. Feb. 18 is the filing deadline for the May 4 primaries. The primaries for county mayor top the ballot. Still…