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Soulsville Charter School graduate returns as teacher

SIMPLY THE BEST From mentee to mentor, former Soulsville Charter School student Jameel Best comes home to be a teacher It’s late July and relatively quiet on the Soulsville campus except for the music playing from the speakers in the parking lot and the busloads of visitors unloading in front of the Stax Museum. The […]

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Stax Museum named one of the most fun things to do in Memphis

According to funthingstodo.io, “Amongst the bluffs on the Mississippi River sits downtown Memphis. This city located in southwestern Tennessee is an urban mecca that continues to grow and expand. Most widely known for Elvis’ Graceland, Beale Street, and The National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis also has plenty of culture, music, and southern food to keep […]

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BACK IN THE FOLD

Soulsville Charter School alumnus Kenneth Crawford returns from college to work at a new charter school in Soulsville.   After attending The Soulsville Charter School (TSCS) from February 2006 until graduating in the first graduating class in May 2012, Kenneth Crawford attended Wiley College in Marshall, Texas and graduated in May 2016. Now, he is […]

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IN LOVING MEMORY: WAYNE JACKSON 11/24/41 – 6/21/16

Wayne Jackson, Stax and Memphis Horns Legend, passes at age 74. Wayne Jackson loved to fly small airplanes. He loved to cook his special chili for the many bands with whom recorded. He loved to collect memorabilia. He loved the Stax Music Academy and often performed with the students. He loved giving private tours of […]

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