TruckPro, LLC Acquires Young’s Gear Denali Drivelines

Memphis, TN – TruckPro, LLC (“TruckPro”), one of the nation’s largest independent distributors of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, announced the acquisition of the assets related to the operations of Young’s Gear Denali Drivelines, Inc. (“Young’s Gear”), owned by Daryl and Joy McGhan and located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Young’s Gear is the area’s leading undercarriage, drivetrain and suspension service and repair shop, specializing in manual transmission and driveshaft rebuilding, as well as provider of quality parts for light and heavy-duty vehicles. Young’s Gear was founded by Ron Young and has been proudly serving the greater Fairbanks area for more than 45 years and is focused on superior service, staffed by talented professionals with more than a century of combined experience.

Legendary Lead Singer of Funk and R&B band, The Bar-Kays, Releases Album “Yours Truly, Larry D”

Memphis, TN – Music Moves Records recently hosted listening parties for multi-gold and platinum-selling singer, songwriter, and producer, Larry Dodson also known as Larry D. in support of his full-length album Yours Truly, Larry D. Fans and industry executives gathered at Di’Vine House in Nashville; APEX Museum in Atlanta; and at WAVN Studio in Memphis for the intimate events where they were treated to an early listen of the 11-track album featuring singles “I’m Good” and “Just We.” Yours Truly, Larry D. became available everywhere on May 20 on Music Moves Records.

Former Memphis Basketball Coach Tied To Sexual Assault Lawsuit

A University of Memphis former basketball coach, Josh Pastner, has had a sexual assault lawsuit filed against him.

‘Black Panther’ Movie: Theaters To Watch It In Memphis

The Black Panther movie seems to be the most anticipated film in movie history. The film has already broken records before it has even released.

Rapper Young Jeezy Coming To Memphis For ‘Cold Summer Tour’

Rapper Young Jeezy, real name Jay Wayne Jenkins, is on a tour which is reportedly bringing him to Memphis, TN.

Craig Brewer Shares New Trailer For “Empire” Directed Episode

Memphis born film producer and movie director Craig Brewer is back at it again directing the popular TV series Empire.Craig Brewer, who’s notorious for his films Hustle & Flow, Black Snake Moan, among others, shared the trailer in a post over the Internet.If everybody remembers, because it is unforgettable, Hustle & Flow was a movie about the hip-hop industry in Memphis which portrayed actor Terrance Howard as a rapper and pimp along with his entourage which included actress Taraji P Henson and others.The Memphis director posted recently on his Instagram the episode for “Empire” which, according to him, returns March 28th on FOX.Check out what he shared below.

Murder Over Hair Weave, Really?

According to Memphis authorities, a teen was found guilty of second-degree murder after she fatally shot another woman killing her and her unborn child as well as another victim.

Wal-Mart To Build New Supercenter In Horn Lake MS, Development To Open Up Hundreds Of Jobs

Wal-Mart is looking to expand in  Horn Lake, Mississippi and will be building a new super center. The new WalMart Supercenter will bring openings for up to 300 to 500 jobs for the location.

Crowds Take On Black Friday Amidst News of Fight Breakouts

Despite the news of fight breakouts at retailers such as Wal-Mart, customers are still shopping and may outperform analyst numbers during the Winter holiday season.The Black Friday sales and soon to come Cyber Monday have already got an early start with many retailers and online retailers starting as early as Tuesday, November 26th to get a head start.

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Coming With A Side Of Controversy

(CNN) Another year of magic kicks off Thursday morning at the 87th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, with its signature giant balloons, whimsical floats and performers taking over the streets of New York City, but a couple of displays are generating some controversy.