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1. Harris Files Ford Challenge at Deadline
- Thursday, April 03, 2014
Memphis City Council member Lee Harris is challenging Democratic state Sen. Ophelia Ford in the August primary for District 29, the Senate seat held by a member of the Ford family since 1975.
2. Trial Starts; Is Detroit Eligible for Bankruptcy?
- Thursday, October 24, 2013
DETROIT (AP) — An attorney representing Detroit urged a judge Wednesday to allow the city to fix staggering financial problems through bankruptcy, arguing that without it nearly 65 cents of every tax dollar eventually would be gobbled up by debts and other obligations.
3. James Lee House Owner Files Construction Loan
- Tuesday, June 18, 2013
690 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Loan Amount: $1 million
Loan Date: June 4, 2013
Maturity Date: June 4, 2019
4. Daily News Seminar Spotlights Financial Hot Topics
- Monday, June 10, 2013
Craig Dismuke, the chief economic strategist of Vining Sparks IBG LP, opened his keynote address at The Daily News’ “Money and Markets” seminar Thursday, June 6, with a story that brought some insight into the wisdom that people – often erroneously – ascribe to experts in various fields, including economists.
5. Magna Bank Taps Stewart To Lead SBA Division
- Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Tom Stewart has been named senior vice president and manager of the small business administration division at Magna Bank. Since joining Magna in March, Stewart has led the bank in obtaining national preferred lending provider status. In his new role, Stewart will oversee all business development activities for the Mid-South along with portfolio management and loan servicing.
6. Nichols Joins Spirco As Engineering Mgr.
- Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Matthew Nichols has joined Spirco Manufacturing as engineering manager.
Hometown: I currently live in Olive Branch. My hometown is Thaxton, Miss.
7. Recordings Could be Played in Major Drug Trial
- Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Tobias Pride told Mario Stewart that leaders of the drug organization Pride worked for wanted Stewart dead because they believed he was cooperating with police.
8. Petties Trial Date Delayed
- Monday, January 09, 2012
The upcoming trial of the last two defendants in the largest drug case ever brought in Memphis federal court has been delayed until Feb. 6.
Memphis Federal Court Judge Hardy Mays postponed the scheduled Jan. 17 start of the trial of Martin Lewis and Clinton Lewis an additional three weeks to Friday, Feb. 6.
9. Fed Drug Case Defendant Wants New Atty.
- Monday, January 02, 2012
Just two and a half weeks before he goes on trial for racketeering, drug conspiracy and murder-for-hire charges, Clinton Lewis wants a new attorney.
10. Rules for Federal Drug Case Still Being Formed
- Thursday, December 15, 2011
The words “inordinate” and “extraordinary” keep coming up in the court documents for the largest drug case ever brought in Memphis federal court, even though the case is now down to two defendants who are scheduled to go to trial next month.
11. Shoppers May Have the Upper Hand This Christmas
- Friday, October 08, 2010
NEW YORK (AP) – The Christmas shopping season doesn't kick off for another six weeks, but retailers already are signaling they're prepared to discount aggressively if needed to entice shoppers still skittish about spending.
12. Developer Hopes Condos Go Like Hotcakes at Auction
- Tuesday, July 20, 2010
A condo development in a historic Midtown neighborhood where pies used to be made is now focusing on making lemonade out of lemons.
The Pie Factory Lofts, occupying a block of Young Avenue between New York and Philadelphia streets will auction off 18 available units Saturday at 11 a.m.
13. Lawsuit: Miss. Prisoners' Appeals are Inadequate
- Monday, May 10, 2010
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An attorney for 16 Mississippi death row inmates filed a lawsuit Thursday claiming a state office failed in its duty to provide adequate legal representation for prisoners' post-conviction appeals.
14. Unsung Heroes
- Monday, April 19, 2010
It’s often said that Memphis takes its musical talent for granted.
That certainly wasn’t true Thursday night at Studio on the Square, where an overflow crowd celebrated the Bar-Kays, the Stax back-up band and funkmasters who’ve survived tragedy and setbacks during their 40-year career.
15. Noel Becomes ABA Delegate From Tennessee
- Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Randall D. Noel has been elected as the Tennessee delegate to the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates.
Noel is a member of Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens & Cannada PLLC’s Commercial Litigation Group. Noel is a Fellow of the American, Tennessee and Memphis Bar Foundations and has served as president of the Tennessee Bar Association.
16. AP IMPACT: Some Lawmakers Send Few to Academies
- Monday, November 23, 2009
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - As the nation's military academies try to recruit more minorities, they aren't getting much help from members of Congress from big-city districts with large numbers of blacks, Hispanics and Asians.
17. Society of Entrepreneurs Names Crye Master Entrepreneur
- Wednesday, June 03, 2009
Harold Crye, co-founder and chief executive officer of Crye-Leike Realtors, has been honored as the 2009 Master Entrepreneur by the Society of Entrepreneurs in partnership with Junior Achievement of Memphis.
18. Influence 1 Foundation Names Hartsfield COO
- Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Felicia Hartsfield has been named chief operating officer of Influence 1 Foundation.
Hartsfield will oversee the continued stability and growth of the foundation’s fiscal, strategic, organizational and operational functions. Her duties also will include building and maintaining relationships with community leaders, as well as creating collaborations, which will enhance the foundation’s strategic model.
19. Dillihunt Joins Southeast Community Capital
- Wednesday, December 03, 2008
Craig Dillihunt has joined nonprofit financial institution Southeast Community Capital as assistant fund manager for the Memphis Business Opportunity Fund, a partnership between the city of Memphis, local banks and SCC.
20. Portrait of Violent Drug Ring Emerges In Petties Case
- Tuesday, April 01, 2008
One of the largest federal drug cases in Memphis Federal Court has taken another turn. It's been nearly six years since a grand jury indicted Craig Petties on charges of possessing 600 pounds of marijuana.
21. Methodist's Marshall to Serve On American Heart Association Board
- Wednesday, September 05, 2007
Barry S. Marshall, administrator of Clinical Business Development and Cardiovascular Service Line at Methodist University Hospital, has been named to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Shelby County Division of the American Heart Association. Marshall joined Methodist in 2004 as the director of the Transplant Institute at Methodist University Hospital.
22. Memphis GainsThird Sports Radio Station
- Wednesday, September 05, 2007
Memphis' liberal talk radio station WSMB-AM 680 switched its format over the weekend to all sports as "FOX Sports Radio 680, WSMB."
The change from a talk radio format to Fox Sports affi
23. Ford Sentenced To Five Years And Six Months
- Wednesday, August 29, 2007
Former state Sen. John Ford was sentenced Tuesday to five years and six months in prison for taking $55,000 in bribes from undercover FBI agents in the main chapter of the Tennessee Waltz corruption sting.
24. $6.5 Million Malpractice Suit Draws Scrutiny to VA Hospital
- Friday, May 26, 2006
Shortly before 60-year-old James Carmon died in his home in the small town of Luxora in northwest Arkansas, a medical injury had made it so difficult for him to sit in his wheelchair he would have to lie down on his couch or bed after just half an hour to relieve the pain.
25. Local Attorneys Get Turn as Judge, Jury
- Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Starting over is the theme that fills every corner of David S. Kennedy's courtroom.
He is chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee, which each year hears more than 20,000 pleas from debtors looking for a financial fresh start.
26. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, May 26, 2004
MLGW EXEC PRESENTED BEST COMMUNICATIONS AWARD
FedEx's Fred Smith Named CEO of the Year
FedEx Corp. chairman, president and chief executive officer Frederick W. Smith was named Chief Executive of the Year for 2004 by Chief Executive magazine....
27. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 21, 2003
James Pascover was appointed Better Business of the Mid-South director of marketing and communications
James Pascover was appointed Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South director of marketing and communications. Pascover brings more than 20 yea...
28. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 24, 2001
Archer/Malmo made the following additions to its staff
Archer/Malmo made the following additions to its staff.
Gary Bridgman has joined the agency as public relations account executive. He was a member of International Paper Corporate Communic...
29. Archived Article: Focus (tour)
- Tuesday, March 13, 2001
By JENNIFER MURLEY Home tour puts Evergreen District on display By JENNIFER MURLEY The Daily News A unique blend of five old and new homes with distinctly European characters will be featured on the 2001 Evergreen Historic District Home Tour. The to...
30. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 04, 2000
John Crow was elected to the board of directors for the Memphis Chapter of the American Institute of Architects John Crow was elected to the board of directors for the Memphis Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Donald A. Friedman was n...
31. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 14, 1999
New Vice President of Brand Management Former Todd E. Smith has been promoted to chief accounting officer for Omega Health Systems Inc. He formerly was vice president-financial and acquisition services. Smith is a graduate of Rhodes College. Beth C....
32. Archived Article: Attorney Graph
- Tuesday, February 16, 1999
Attorney Attorney Judgments Amount ------------------------------------------------ ----------- -------------------------- Gordon & Feldbaum 226 $220,174.79 Baer Baer & Baer 220 $348,622.30 Mccullough Law Firm ...
33. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 02, 1998
Matt King has been named director of the Tennessee chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business Matt King has been named director of the Tennessee chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business. He previously was a research...
34. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 30, 1997
Dr Dr. Raymond R. Lagesse has been named assistant to the vice president for academic affairs at State Technical Institute. Lagesse previously worked at the State University of New York College at Geneseo where he was associate dean and director of ...
35. Archived Article
- Monday, December 02, 1996
Dec Dec. 2 The University of Memphis Institute for Executive Education will sponsor a seminar on successful interpersonal communication from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The speaker will Dr. James C. Wetherbe, holder of the Federal Express Chair of Excellenc...
36. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 25, 1996
Nov Nov. 25 The Institute of Management Accountants will co-sponsor with Dr. Marie Dubke a seminar from 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at 5575 Poplar Ave., Suite 617. The topic is improving revenue through consulting services. The conductor is Dubke. The cost ...
37. Archived Article: Jts Investment Focus
- Monday, February 05, 1996
1/5 jts investment focus Flat tax could hurt real estate, bond market Depending on the plan, level duties could drastically disrupt investment markets By JAMES SNYDER The Daily News The best argument for the flat tax, proponents say, is its underlyi...
38. Archived Article: Inv Focus
- Monday, December 04, 1995
12/4 jts investment focus Local stock performance: banks outstanding, retail dwindling By JAMES SNYDER The Daily News It seems the stock market can do no wrong. The 5,000 mark passed with casual nonchalance, and 6,000 is in sight. Against the backdr...