MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A new deployment schedule for MPD body cameras has been released. Cameras are already being used in at Crump, Airways and Raines stations. The projected full deployment date for MPD is November 15. Deployment dates: Mt. Moriah 9/5 – 9/10 Ridgeway 9/12 – 9/17 North Main 9/19- 9 /24 Old Allen 9/26…

via New MPD body cam deployment schedule released —

14115556_10154607021797722_6755858965391123470_o.jpgScoops for $1.31 and two-scoop sundaes for $3.31 make every 31st the sweetest day of the month! Celebrate 31 this month on August 31st.

Don’t forget to stop by Baskin-Robbins on the 31st of October and December as well for $1.31 scoops and $3.31 two-scoop sundaes!

The Shelby County Board of Education is set to vote on some big changes, changes that will directly impact teachers and staffers with Shelby County Schools. It’s just one of the major items board members have to consider. Teresa Jones is chair of the Shelby County Board of Education. She’s here with board member Chris…

via Shelby County Board of Education on possible benefit cuts —

The American Heart Association has released new guidelines about how much sugar kids should have. The numbers might surprise you. Six tablespoons of sugar is the recommended amount. Dietitian Angela Stancil is here to help put that in perspective because kids are getting more than that, sometimes in just one snack or soda!

via Sugar recommendations and children —

The Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc. is looking for a ministry minded person for our Site-Based Services Department.  NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Anyone interested in applying and want to be considered for an interview, please forward your résumé to no later than 12:00p on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Please see the job description below.



POSITION DESCRIPTION:                                            

Site Based Services Support

STATUS: Full-Time

HOURS: 40 Hours per week

COMPENSATION:  $10.00 per hour

General Purpose of Position:

Provide support in the daily operation of the Site.


  • Should exhibit a pleasant demeanor with neighbors, agency representatives, and staff when performing daily tasks.
  • Should have a thorough knowledge of the Site Based Services’ departmental policies and procedure manual.
  • Prepare the sites for programs by arranging the available office space to host the programs.
  • Aggressively recruit participants for OSC, WES, After-School and all other events. (proved by weekly status updates) Recruiting includes physically knocking on tenant’s doors and letting them know about the programs that are available at the site. Recruiting also involves routinely receiving demographic information from the Resident Manager for the purpose of calling, visiting, and disseminating information to those specific tenants who match our programs and their needs.
  • Should be able to identify the needs of participants to maximize their optimal potential.
  • Learn and facilitate online tutoring for After School program.
  • Submit attendance reports (daily, weekly).
  • Assist with maintaining an environment for learning during programs.
  • Work in the Data Department as workload dictates.
  • Maintain accurate office files for program participants.
  • Attend all departmental meetings and program planning sessions.

 Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Clothing and/or grocery retail experience desired.
  • Desire to work in urban ministry preferred.
  • Ability to lift 20 lbs.
  • Must possess interpersonal skills to work with children and adults.
  • Must have written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and use of MS Office Suite (WORD, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Interest in and ability to articulate the NCC Statement of Faith, Mission, and Values.
PLENTY of back-to-school giveaways going on, today. Here’s another.😉
Saturday, 8/6/2016
10 a.m. – 1 p.m
Freedom Church
25 W. Mallory Ave.
Memphis, TN 38109