Thursday update

The new Ghost River Beer Garden location is now hiring. They’re looking for bartenders, servers, hosts, and door people. It’s a beautiful atmosphere and no late nights. You can apply in person at 345 Beale.

South Main Sounds, home of great music by talented songwriters, at 550 S. Main will be closed for a couple of weeks for maintenance and drain pipe repair.

Popular music series Soulin’ on the River returns tomorrow night with Tonya Dyson performing at the Grove on Mud Island.

Queen Ann Hines & The Royal Gents play the Blind Bear tonight at 8.

Loflin Yard will have a Best Dad Ever brunch this Sunday for Father’s Day.

Infectious disease experts say that if you’re not vaccinated, you’re at considerably more risk than they thought two weeks ago. It’s because the Delta variant of COVID, which crippled India a few months ago, is now spreading in the United States.

If you want to do something about that, you can… get a free shot and get a free beer at Wiseacre’s ribbon-cutting ceremony Downtown today 4-7.

A new law will aid in prosecution of catalytic converter thieves. Catalytic converters have been stolen from cars in Downtown parking garages as well as parking lots in The Edge in recent years.

GREAT NEWS: Memphis 901 FC supporter Magan Hall pre-gamed at the Brass Door and attended the team’s match at AutoZone Park last night. It was her first live soccer match since beating cancer for the second time.

Catch the movie Toy Story for free at Mud Island’s Greenbelt Park this evening. The crowd will begin to gather at 7:30 with movie time at 8. If you get hungry, Gandy’s Grub Huh food truck will be onsite, or you can pregame at Mud Island’s restaurants.

President Biden is expected to sign a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday.

That’s today’s news. Back tomorrow with more.