Here’s everything you need to know going on in the Mid-South:
- A cancel culture mob staged a Labor Day protest in Collierville and demanded a Civil War marker be taken down because they say it’s racist. At least one man was arrested after he knocked a cell phone from one of the protester’s hands. He’s been charged with assault.
- It was a violent holiday weekend in Memphis with five deaths in a mere three days.
- The Memphis Tigers opened up their season at home with a 37-24 win against Arkansas State, but the Liberty Bowl looked quite different from past years.
- Memphis police officer Matthew Dyess is under investigation after accusations of “racist” Facebook posts.
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