Named after The Sun newspaper, published in Memphis, Tn. from 1852
eNewspaper for Memphis, reviving a tradition that began in 1852.
Named after a newspaper called The Sun, which began circulating that year, this modern-day publication serves Memphis, the most-populated city in Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County.
Coming online in the early half of the 2000s, Memphis Sun in addition to its local news coverage, provides international headlines, and a section on Tennessee state news.
News releases about Memphis are welcomed by the site, as are comments on Memphis Sun news articles.
Social media networks and the addition of local news content on other sites also serve the publication well.
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Market: City of Memphis, Tennessee/Est. population 660,000 (city), 1.1 million (urban), 1.4 million (metro)
Midwest Radio Network
Level 2, 111 Harrington Street
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Title: Memphis Sun
Mission: Memphis Sun was conceived in September 2002 to provide up-to-the minute local news, together with national and international headlines as part of a global network pooling resources to deliver a quality service to member portals. Each online publication has been modelled on a newspaper format for familiar readability by users. The locations forming part of the network were selected on the basis of demand for news for that location. Memphis Sun, effectively an online newspaper, provides coverage of the city, the metro area, and Tennessee. International news, business and finance stories are common across the network of sites, and are drawn from a number of sources including original in-house journalists and wire services.
Memphis Sun and the other sites are administered by Midwest Radio Network.
Associated sites include: Atlanta Leader | Baton Rouge Post | Birmingham Star | Charlotte Star | Chicago Chronicle | Indianapolis Post | Knoxville Times | Nashville Herald | Raleigh Times | St Louis Star | Tuscaloosa Times
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