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It's Fitness Friday, And as always we hope you're ready to work out with us. Personal trainer Roland Genesy from Transforming Bodies Fitness is here to show us the proper form and technique when working out to avoid injury and also ways to maximize our training.
If you are looking for something new and fun to do for a date night, a girls night out, a birthday, or whatever. Pinot's Pallete may be a great option. Kristi and ken Bauer is here to tell us all about it.
Chris and Peyton Lambton were contestants on The Bachelor and Bachelorette before they met, married, and discovered their shared love of landscaping. Now the couple has their own new show on HGTV called "Going Yard". They join me now from New York City to share some timely tips on refreshing your deck and creating an outdoor sanctuary.
Welcome back, Divvas Roc 2 Entertainment will be hosting a Luther Vandross Birthday Celebration this evening. R&B singer and actor Danny Clay will be headlining the tribute and will be singing Luther's classic hits. He will be performing for us in just a bit, but we wanted to give him a chance to tell us a little more about himself and tonight's event.
In case you missed our segment, earlier this week about the Resurrection Power Sunday service taking place at the Pentecostal Church on Sunday. The pastor, Bill Parkey and his wife Stephany are back with us today to talk a little more about it.
Our next musical guest are a group of ladies called Ordered Steps. They have a unique community praise dance ministry here in Memphis. In just a little bit...you'll get a chance to see them perform , but first were gonna talk to creative director Everelee Palmer who's here to tell us more about the group.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 18th.
Welcome back, we're here with the owner of Cherry's Yummies Deli. She is here to talk about her company and she also has some menu items to share with us.
We're back with Kisha Landfair from “S Is For Sweet.” She has some fun Easter and Spring ideas for families to share with us today.
Fred Astaire Dance Studios in Memphis offers both private and group lessons on a range of dance styles including ballroom, Latin, and swing. The studio owner, Tom Korpitz is here with us today along with instructors Cole Sanner and Sandra Korpitz. We'll find out more about the studio and they'll be dancing for us as well.
Jessica Ray joined us in studio to tell us about her latest work and perform for us.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 17th.
You just heard from country singer Ciera Ouellette and her guiatarist Brandon Ticer. They will be performing for us again, in just a bit. But we wanted to talk now about your music and your upcoming performances.
Pork rinds, cheese puffs, popcorn , chips, and more. Local company, Brim's Snack Foods has a little bit of everything. We're joined now with the president of Brim's Snack Foods, Terry Brimhall, to talk more about the company.
Time for our Ask The Professionals segment. Today Dr.Carla Martin from Desoto Foot Care and Pedi-Spa is back with us to talk about fungal toe nails?
The Peabody Hotel will be kicking off its 75th year of rooftop parties tomorrow. Memphis based band "Almost Famous" and Swedish electro-dance punk duo "Icona Pop" will be the first acts of the 2014 season. Kelly Earnest from the Peabody Hotel is here to talk more about what you can expect to see every Thursday through mid-August.
L'Ecole Culinaire will be hosting a special public class on Greek cuisine next week. So today Chef Jimmy Gentry will be showing us how to make a Greek salad with vinaigrette and grilled fish.
MVP-3 entertainment group will be hosting the 15th annual "On Location Memphis International Film And Music Fest” next week. The CEO and founder of MVP-3 entertainment Marie Pizano is here to tell us all about it.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 16th.
It's almost time for the Spring Mid-South Wedding Show. Dillards is the official Bridal Registery for the event, Katie Long and Margaret Pulliam are here to talk more about it.
Here to talk more about what happened on the dance floor last night, and to show us a few moves to try at home. We welcome back, local ballroom and Latin Dance Coach Arman.
You can celebrate Easter Brazilian Style at Texas de Brazil this Sunday. The restaurant will be open at 11 in the morning with a special breakfast menu. General manager Kevin Leahy is here to talk more about it.
As you know Easter is this Sunday, and the Pentecostal Church wants you to know what they have planned for their resurrection Power Sunday. Welcome Pastor Bill and his wife Stephany Parkey.
Southland Mall is celebrating its 50th year anniversary in business this year. The general manager, Michael Rixter, is here to talk more about that and the mall's future plans which include more new stores.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 15th.
If you're just joining us today. We've been highlighting businesses today to help you get ready for Easter and other special occasions this spring. We're joined now by owner Valerie Myers and stylist DJ Henderson, to talk about the services offered by Valentino's signature salon.
You may remember last month, the store owner of Clothes Mentor Cordova was on to talk about their grand opening. If you missed it, or just haven't had a chance to check out the women's re-sale store . Mke Thorn is back with us during our Easter week, he is joined today by his daughter...co- manager Cassidy Thorn to talk more about how it can help expand your wardrobe in a cost effective way.
Time now for our "Digest On This" segment with Dr. Bowden. Last month, Dr. Bowden's focus was on colon cancer awareness. Most people don't realize that April is irritable bowel syndrome or "IBS" Awareness Month It is a condition that affects up to 45 million Americans every single day. So today, Dr. Bowden is here to talk more about it.
With Easter and other special occasions around the corner, Milano Menswear may be a great option for men and boys. To talk more about what they have to offer, we have Walter Milano from the Wolfchase Galleria location along with Stephani Scruggs from the Southland Mall location.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 14th.
It's Fitness Friday, And as always, I hope you will join in on today's workout. Personal trainer Roland Genesy from Transforming Bodies Fitness is here to show us some moves.
Memphis Urban League Young Professionals will be hosting its “Hook Up To Clean Up” event this Saturday. The event is in partnership with Clean Memphis, for a full sweep along the Mississippi River. Cynthia Daniels is here to tell us more about it.
I'm here with Stephanie Beckman. She is the store manager for The Walking Company at Wolfchase Galleria And she's here with me today to share with you details about their store and what they have to offer for this Spring.
That was a sneak peak of the Morehouse College Glee Club . They will be in concert tomorrow at Metropolitan Baptist Church in South Memphis. The concert is part of the church's annual Music Heritage Series. The pastor, Dr. Reginald Porter and Attorney Van Turner, who is a member of the Morehouse College Glee Club Alumni Chapter are to tell us more about it.
With prom just around the corner, dozens of teenage girls are out looking for that perfect dress. Dillard's and Cache stores from Carriage Crossing in Collierville are here to help give you some ideas. Kendra East is joining me along with a few models to show us what we should be looking for.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 11th.
If you didn't know April is National Donate Life Month. It is a month long celebration to promote the benefits of organ, tissue, eye, bone marrow and blood donation, and to celebrate the heroes whom have given or enhanced the gift of life through the process of donation. On April 26th, Mid-South Transplant Foundation will be presenting their 8th annual Linking Hands For Life event, which will be emceed by Local 24's own Rodney Dunigan. The night will also include muscial performances, including one from Nick Black.
This week is National Public Health Week and the Shelby County Health Department is hosting a free community volleyball tournament tomorrow. The tournament will be at the UT Health Science Center gym. Elizabeth Hart is here to tell us more about it.
From Easter to National Administrative Professional Day, Holliday Flowers' has got you covered. Kirsten Watson is back with us today to talk about what's available for these upcoming special days.
I'm joined now by Shana Jay. She is a local poet and author with four published books.
Kids between the ages of 8 and 11 who love taking pictures will be able to take part in a photography workshop later this month. It's being hosted by Morton Museum of Collierville History and Memphis College of Art. Space is limited for the workshop, so you'll need to register soon. Ashely Carver is here to tell us all about it
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 10th.
Bapitst Memorial Health Care celebrates faith and healing in the Mid-South throughout the year with its spiritual treasures program. Today Ann Marie Wallace is here to talk about their upcoming event that will honor the senior pastor of Christ United Methodist Church, Reverand Shane Stanford.
Relay For Life of Arlington will be taking place early next month. If you are not familiar with Relay For Life, they are events held in communities throughout the world to honor cancer survivors, to remember those who have lost their battle, and to raise awareness in the fight against the disease. To talk more about this upcoming local event, we welcome Relay For Life co-chair Gerald Mcgee and teenage relay team captain Haley Pardue.
I'm joined now by Cort Percer from the Peddler Bike Shop. And he's here to talk about their Trekfest Cycling Sale.
You just heard from the Stunning Cunning Band. And in case you missed our last segment, they will be featured at "Bark In The Park" this weekend at Overton Park.
You probably didn't know that April was National Greyhound Adoption Month. Retired racing greyhounds can make great pets. So to help increase awareness. The Mid-South greyhound adoption option is hosting a "Bark In The Park" event this weekend. The Mid South greyhound adoption option director Vicki Cohen and Renee Dingler are here with greyhounds "Riley and Lazer" to talk more about it.
The first segment of Local Memphis Live on April 9th.
Deaf Connect is joining forces with the National Weather Service to offer the county's first storm spotting class for the deaf and hard of hearing. The class is this Wednesday at Deaf Connect. Ray Helton, Sheila Chappell, and Ben Schott are here to tell us more about it.
Dancing With The Stars aired last night. And while no one was sent home, it was the first time the stars danced with their new partners, which were based on viewer votes. Here to talk more about the moves that heated up the dance floor is local ballroom and Latin dance coach Arman Sahakyan.
Peyton Jones commits to Tigers football
Police are on the hunt for two teenagers who've robbed at least five walkers and joggers recently.
Memphis Grizzlies reserve rookie guard Nick Calathes has been suspended 20 games for violating the league's anti-drug policy.
This wasn't just Good Friday, it was a great Friday for an Olive Branch woman and her granddaughter.
Have you noticed all the new craft breweries popping up around Memphis? Ever wanted to try your hand at making your own beer? Now is the perfect time to learn.
The countdown is on to NBA Playoff Game One
A Mid-South teen is dead, killed on his way home from prom.
Memphis’ favorite 12 year-old entrepreneur will soon face the sharks!
A Tennessee man was arrested Thursday for public intoxication after police say he was mowing a person's yard without permission while drunk.
Shelby County Health Department officials are working on a big problem in an area that doesn't need any more trouble.
Get ready to green up and party down at the 'Down to Earth Festival' at Shelby Farms.
A Memphis Police officer is facing a sexual battery charge stemming from an encounter during a traffic stop in February.
A Marion youth pastor and daycare worker admitted and was ultimately convicted of an unspeakable crime, but his wife says she still believes in him, and he was framed.
Making our city cleaner and greener. A group of people living in Midtown Memphis has been doing just that for the past six years.
An Arkansas OB-GYN, accused of taking naked pictures of patients, is in jail and facing a lawsuit.
The Sigma Phi Epsilon chapter at Ole Miss has been shut down. Earlier this year, the fraternity was put on suspension after three members were accused of hanging an noose around the James Meredith statue.
Two West Memphis teens are locked up and charged with robbing and brutally beating an 81-year-old grandmother.
As students at Olive Branch High School prepare for prom, they're also learning a heard lesson about drinking and driving.
Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong is not happy with the mayor's proposed budget which doesn't add any more money for hiring officers. Armstrong says unless he gets more officers, it will mark the end of the department as we know it.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation is halting all interstate construction this Easter weekend.
A mother, son and daughter were all arrested after a fight at East High School.
Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill Thursday allowing a form of medical marijuana in Mississippi.
Crittenden County jurors convicted a Marion, Arkansas youth pastor of sexually assaulting a child last August in his home.
Luxury cars, even a plane, and the Feds say you paid for all of it with your phone bill.
Memphis police are asking for your help to find a bogus maintenance worker.
Testing is finally underway on the thousands of backlogged rape kits.
A dangerous prank or something more sinister? Either way, it appears someone in Millington is using passing cars for target practice.
Despite opposition from state lawmakers, the Arkansas Lottery Commission has voted to bring monitor style games to the state.
The Memphis Police Department has three years to look for a new director.
The special pricing of $85 for a 3-day pass to Beale Street Music Festival will end April 21, 2014 at 11:59 PM.
Some Mid-South teens are getting in the Easter spirit by holding a religious rally of sorts. Two students at Lewisburg High School came up with the idea with one purpose in mind.
Miley Cyrus has cancelled multiple concerts after being hospitalized due to an allergic reaction, according to her spokesperson.
Just months after becoming law, one of the most controversial topics of the last Arkansas legislative session is facing a new hurdle.
An Arkansas grandmother was recovering Tuesday night after she was brutally beaten and robbed, as the search for her attackers continues.
Six Memphis women are accused of stealing information from high schools to file over 800 false income tax returns.
A man was charged Tuesday night with possession of a hoax device, disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace after two suspicious bags were found near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
After an investigation by the Arkansas State Police, an arrest warrant has been issued for a Paragould OBGYN.
The Memphis Grizzlies announced Tuesday that playoff tickets for Home Games 1 and 2 of the First Round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs will go on sale Saturday, April 19 at 10 a.m.
Three men are locked up in connection with the first murder of the year in Olive Branch.
The search is on for two men who attacked an 81 year-old woman during a home invasion in West Memphis.
Many Mid-Southerners are running the race for the first time this year. If you are a marathon runner, Boston has to be at the top of your list of races to run, especially this year.
Several businesses are offering Tax Day deals today to help ease the pain.
Investigators said the officers were attempting to make a traffic stop on South Bellevue and East Trigg when a vehicle pulled out of a parking lot.
April 15th will forever hold a place in the hearts of those living in Boston and running the marathon.
Today's the day, April 15th. Better known as Tax Day.
Local 24's Eli Ross reports from Kansas City, Kansas and offers perspective on the recent shootings there.
Frazier Glenn Cross, the man who allegedly went on a shooting rampage outside two Jewish community centers in Kansas, is a reminder that homegrown hate groups continue to rear their ugly heads, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Turn your gaze to the stars tonight for an eerie and spectacular view of the “blood moon.”
We are no closer to knowing what happened to a missing Mississippi man, after bones found over the weekend, turned out to be from a deer.
Boston strong. Those words are resonating all over the United States this week, including here in the Mid-South. Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of the horrific marathon bombings.