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Jeffbuckley.com and made sporadic attempts to record his second album in New York with Tom Verlaine as producer. In 1997, Buckley moved to Memphis, Tennessee, to resume work on the album, to be titled ''My Sweetheart the Drunk'', recording many four-track (Multitrack recording) demos (demo (music)) while also playing weekly solo shows at a local venue. While awaiting the arrival of his band from New York, he drowned during a spontaneous evening swim — fully


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was honored by Graceland and the United States Postal Service as the recipient of the first officially cancelled Elvis Presley first day cover. It is known that David has had multiple surgery for vitreous hemorrhage and retinal detachment. He has optic nerve damage and a degenerative visual anomaly that is progressively deteriorating the remaining visual field in his right eye. His surgeons have been Dr. Andrew Kraus and Dr. David Meyer of the Vitreal Retinal Foundation

that is progressively deteriorating the remaining visual field in his right eye. His surgeons have been Dr. Andrew Kraus and Dr. David Meyer of the Vitreal Retinal Foundation and the Meyer Clinic, among others. country Lindsay made some appearances in 1985 in conjunction with the centennial of the Statue of Liberty, the Legends for Liberty tour


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. The population was 17,145 at the 2010 census (United States Census, 2010). thumb right The Edward Moody King House is on the National Register of Historic Places (File:Edward Moody King House.jpg) During World War II, an emergency landing strip was built in Dyersburg. Industry continued to expand and Dyer County became a regional medical, educational, retail and distribution center. The establishment of Dyersburg State Community College in 1969 enhanced educational and cultural opportunities in the county. In the last two decades, two major projects have modernized the city's transportation system: Interstate 155 (Interstate 155 (Missouri-Tennessee)) links Dyersburg with Missouri, via the only highway bridge over the Mississippi River between Cairo, Illinois, and Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee), and the four-lane expansion of U.S. 412 (U.S. Route 412) connects Dyersburg to I-40 (Interstate 40) at Jackson (Jackson, Tennessee). On March 5, 1963 a Piper Comanche plane carrying country singers Patsy Cline, Hawkshaw Hawkins, Cowboy Copas, pilot and Miss Cline's manager Randy Hughes stopped for gas. The plane crashed just 20 minutes later in inclement weather near Camden, Tennessee. thumb right The Newbern Depot (File:Dyer Country Newbern Depot.jpg) Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, provides service to Newbern-Dyersburg. The station for this joint stop is located in Newbern. Amtrak Train 59, the southbound City of New Orleans, is scheduled to depart Newbern at 3:56 a.m. daily with service to Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee), Greenwood, Yazoo City, Jackson (Jackson, Mississippi), Hazlehurst, Brookhaven, McComb, Hammond, and New Orleans. Amtrak Train 58, the northbound City of New Orleans, is scheduled to depart Newbern at 12:22 a.m. daily with service to Fulton, Carbondale (Carbondale, Illinois), Centralia, Effingham, Mattoon, Champaign-Urbana (Champaign, Illinois), Kankakee, Homewood, and Chicago (Union Station (Chicago)). Economy In June 2007, although much smaller in population than its counterparts, Oakland had the highest number of building permits issued for any suburb in the Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee) metropolitan area (metropolitan statistical area), including Southaven (Southaven, Mississippi) and Olive Branch, Mississippi, and Collierville, Tennessee. Six people, including two children, were found dead in a Memphis (w:Memphis, Tennessee), Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.


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Shelby County (Shelby County, Tennessee) mayor A C Wharton is the current mayor. In recent years, there have been often rancorous discussions of the potential of a consolidation of unincorporated Shelby County (Shelby County, Tennessee) and Memphis into a metropolitan government. Consolidation was a referendum item on the 2010 ballot in Memphis and Shelby County, but failed with 85% of the county voting against it. Six people, including two children, were found dead in a Memphis (w:Memphis, Tennessee), Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.


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for Jerry Lawler and Jerry Jarrett’s Continental Wrestling Association. Early on Tanaka teamed with Jeff Jarrett to win the AWA Southern Tag Team Championship. In late 1986 the tag-team specialist Tanaka was teamed up with Paul Diamond (Tom Boric), who was also seen as a tag-team


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, Tennessee Memphis , Tennessee, to a motorman for the Memphis Street Railway. He was the oldest of nine children Six people, including two children, were found dead in a w:Memphis, Tennessee Memphis , Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.


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at Marquette Park. For over 20 years, the festival has hosted musical acts, local artisans, and Italian cooking competitions. It also presents chef demonstrations, the Coors Light Competitive Bocce Tournament, the Galtelli Cup Recreational Bocce Tournament, a volleyball tournament, and pizza tossing demonstrations. Carnival Memphis, formerly known as the Memphis Cotton Carnival, is an annual series of parties and festivities in June that salutes various aspects of Memphis and its


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Washington, D.C. to be signed by Dischord Records. When Nick Gulas' wrestling promotion closed due to dwindling ticket sales, Eaton briefly wrestled for a promotion in Georgia. Before long Eaton returned closer to home, working for promoter Jerry Jarrett's Continental Wrestling Association (CWA), which was centered in Memphis, Tennessee. During his early days in the promotion, Eaton faced Stan Lane several times in tag team competition. Eaton's most successful partnership


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of electric amplified instruments and a more eclectic assortment of instruments, including the bass guitar and piano. Memphis In the early 1950s there was heavy competition among Memphis (Memphis, Tennessee) area bands playing an audience-savvy mix of covers, original songs, and hillbilly flavored blues. One source mentions both local disc jocky Dewey Phillips and Sam Phillips as being influential. Scotty Moore remembers that, "You could play...As long as you could play, say, the top eight or ten songs from country, pop, R&B. They didn't care what instruments you had, as long as people could dance." The Blue Moon Boys - The Story of Elvis Presley's Band. Ken Burke and Dan Griffin. 2006. Chicago Review Press. pages 8, 9. ISBN 1-55652-614-8 Six people, including two children, were found dead in a Memphis (w:Memphis, Tennessee), Tennessee home in the United States on Monday. Three wounded children were also found at the scene, a 7-year-old boy, a 10-month-old girl and a 4-year-old whose gender was not reported, were sent to Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center (w:Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center). Two were last reported in very critical condition, while the other was in serious condition.

Memphis, Tennessee

'''Memphis''' is a city in the southwestern corner of the State (U.S. state) of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County (Shelby County, Tennessee). The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf (Wolf River (Tennessee)) and Mississippi (Mississippi River) rivers.

Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee, the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the Southeastern United States, and the 20th largest (List of United States cities by population) in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2010 population of 1,316,100. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed only by metropolitan Nashville (Nashville, Tennessee). Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities. A resident of Memphis is referred to as a ''Memphian (List of famous people from Memphis)'', and the Memphis region is known, particularly to media outlets, as "Memphis & the Mid-South (Memphis Metropolitan Statistical Area)".

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