Monthly Archives: July 2014

UPDATE: Contract Signed to Purchase Tennessee Brewery

Latest news suggests that a contract has been signed with a buyer for the Tennessee Brewery, saving the historic structure from the wrecking ball, according to a representative of the brewery’s ownership.   The full article By Andy Meek of the Daily News can be read here: http://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2014/jul/26/contract-signed-to-purchase-tennessee-brewery/

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Demolition Still Set For Tennessee Brewery (see update)

7/28/2014: Latest news suggest that a contract has been signed with a buyer for the Tennessee Brewery, saving the historic structure from the wrecking ball, according to a representative of the brewery’s ownership. See the Latest news on this story here: http://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2014/jul/26/contract-signed-to-purchase-tennessee-brewery/ ALSO, BY BIANCA PHILLIPS ON WED, JUL 23, 2014 AT 3:52 PM / Memphis Flyer The historic Tennessee Brewery building, which housed the “Untapped” beer garden ...

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Bleak House: What’s going on with the Mid-South Coliseum

RICHARD J. ALLEY | WEDNESDAY, JULY 09, 2014 The future is bleak for the Mid-South Coliseum. Despite the nostalgia that surrounds it, the entertainment and civic venue faces almost certain demolition should the Tourism Development Zone take effect. Elvis sang there. The Beatles played there. Professional wrestler Jerry Lawler pile-drove comedian Andy Kaufmanthere in 1983 in an infamous match that landed the two ...

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Keystone July – Aug 2014

The Keystone is a publication of Memphis Heritage, and the voice of the Memphis Preservation Community. The Keystone advocates preservation of historic resources in Memphis and Shelby County and features news and stories about local history, preservation, neighborhoods, community development, architecture and the environment. Our readership includes our members and others interested in neighborhood affairs and public issues relating to community ...

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