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Stories with person: B.B. King
  • 5 inducted into Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis 
    Updated: May-05-16 4:27 pm

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Elvin Bishop, Eddy Clearwater, Jimmy Johnson, John Mayall and the Memphis Jug Band have been inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis, Tennessee.

  • Winners announced in 2016 MAPB contest 
    Updated: Apr-23-16 10:31 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Winners of the Mississippi Associated Press Broadcasters contest were announced April 23 in Jackson, Mississippi. The MAPB awards recognize outstanding performance in broadcast journalism. The MAPB college competition recognizes outstanding performance in college broadcast journalism.

  • Mississippi picnic in New York City canceled over HB 1523 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 6:15 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - An annual New York City picnic celebrating Mississippi food and culture is canceled because of Mississippi's adoption of a contested religious-objections bill.

  • New CMT show begins filming in Memphis 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 12:55 pm

    MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Filming began Monday on the Memphis-based birth-of-rock-and-roll television series "Million Dollar Quartet."