Editorial Results (free)
1. McKinney Named Branch Manager at Waddell & Reed
- Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Mack McKinney has been promoted at Waddell & Reed to district branch manager for the Memphis area. McKinney has been with the financial advisory firm for five years, holding management positions for four of those years.
McKinney works to develop field leaders and help financial advisers leverage their strengths and experiences to build successful practices. He serves as mentor to both new and seasoned financial advisers and says he’s committed to building an office that demonstrates the collective passion shared for clients and the community.
2. SEC Media Days Notebook: July 17
- Friday, July 18, 2014
HOOVER, Ala. – As usual, there was a large contingent of Alabama fans gathered in the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Birmingham that cheered upon first sight of coach Nick Saban.
But once Saban reached the podium at SEC Media Days, he wasn’t talking about battling complacency after winning that last national championship – or the last two national championships.
3. Grizz Looking Forward to Next Season’s Grind
- Friday, May 09, 2014
Tony Allen, still believing, had “packed for a three-day trip to L.A.” and another playoff confrontation with the Clippers.
4. Graceland Hotel First Sign of Expansion Plans
- Friday, May 02, 2014
It’s been several years since executives at Elvis Presley Enterprises took an expansion plan to homeowners in Whitehaven.
The last time was when the entertainment company CKx Inc. owned 85 percent of Graceland and rolled out a $250 million plan to expand the area around Graceland into a resort setting with more hotels, restaurants and entertainment venues.
5. 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.
6. Residency Scratches Moore From Commission Ballot
- Friday, March 21, 2014
Less than a month before early voting opens for the Shelby County primary elections, former Shelby County Commissioner Edith Ann Moore is off the ballot in the Democratic primary for commission District 6.
7. Council Tours Pyramid, Weighs City Offices In Two Malls
- Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Memphis City Council members heard Tuesday, Feb. 18, that the administration of Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. wants to move some city government offices into the Soulsville Town Center in South Memphis and is weighing whether to renovate or tear down and build anew on the site of the Southbrook Mall in Whitehaven.
8. Official: FBI to Interview Election Administrator
- Friday, January 17, 2014
MEMPHIS (AP) – The FBI has told Shelby County Election Administrator Richard Holden it wants to speak with him and six other election workers about how they complete their job responsibilities, an official said Thursday.
9. Debt and Liability
- Saturday, January 04, 2014
There is rarely a good answer to the question “How much?” in politics.
With issues including the unfunded pension liability, overall debt, and revenue estimates and their validity, City Hall’s overall money problem begins but hardly ends with the question. It won’t be that simple.
10. Lindow Rejoins The Centre Group
- Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Tracy Lindow has rejoined The Centre Group human resources firm as a senior consultant following several years in Germany. As a senior consultant, Lindow will help organizations improve their bottom line through human asset development by leveraging compensations strategies, executive search, employee attitude research and leadership skills development.
11. Bad Blood
- Saturday, December 14, 2013
December was already going to be a busy month at City Hall for the administration of Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr.
He would be bringing a plan to provide $15 million in city financing for the $180 million Crosstown revitalization project and rolling out its fix to address the Tennessee Comptroller’s vocal concerns about the city’s unfunded pension liability.
12. Crosstown Effort Shines as Development Example
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Construction documents for the $180 million revitalization of the Crosstown building were scheduled to be finished Friday, Dec. 6, with the project moving toward closing and construction in the next months.
13. Soulful Synergy
- Saturday, December 07, 2013
What happened at the corner of McLemore Avenue and College Street in the 1960s is nothing short of extraordinary.
At the crossroads of segregated neighborhoods in South Memphis, two white business partners would open the doors wide to whites and blacks alike, who congregated to write and record songs that would set off a soul explosion heard around the world.
14. At 11th Hour, Congress Debates Plastic Gun Ban
- Wednesday, December 04, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) – With 3-D printers increasingly able to produced plastic weapons, the House voted Tuesday to renew a 25-year-old prohibition against firearms that can evade metal detectors and X-ray machines.
15. Crosstown Wins 20-Year Tax Break
- Thursday, October 10, 2013
The $180 million project to revitalize the Sears Crosstown building won a 20-year payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) agreement Thursday, Oct. 10, from the Center City Revenue Finance Corp.
16. City Explores Crucial Crosstown Funding
- Friday, October 04, 2013
City officials are exploring multiple options for financing $15 million in infrastructure improvements at the Sears Crosstown site, key funding that could make or break the ambitious $175 million project.
17. Chisley Named CEO of Methodist North Hospital
- Wednesday, October 02, 2013
Gyasi C. Chisley has joined Methodist North Hospital as CEO. In his new role, Chisley will lead thousands of associates and aligned and contracted medical staff. He says that as health care transitions from volume to value, his platform is to grow outpatient practices, physicians and services while creating a viable patient-centered environment.
18. Mary Carter Decorating Center to Grow, Relocate
- Friday, September 13, 2013
A venerable Memphis cake decorating and supply store is moving to a new location on Summer Avenue.
Mary Carter Decorating Center signed a 4,800-square-foot lease in Cloverleaf Shopping Center at 733 N. White Station Road.
19. Moore Rejoins Girls Inc. as President/CEO
- Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Lisa Moore recently joined Girls Inc. of Memphis as president/CEO, returning to the organization where she began her career in the late 1980s. In her new role, Moore said, she will provide leadership and support to equip Girls Inc. of Memphis to effectively and efficiently fulfill its mission of equipping all girls to live strong, smart and bold.
20. Walgreen Co. Closes Ike’s Gas Station
- Friday, August 02, 2013
Walgreen Co. has closed the gas station at its Ike’s store on Union Avenue, but the company isn’t saying anything else about the property’s future.
21. Henneberger Joins First State Bank Small-Business Lending Division
- Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Sean Henneberger has joined First State Bank’s small-business lending division as vice president/business development officer in the Memphis market. In his new role, Henneberger will help small businesses pursue loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration and U.S. Department of Agriculture Business and Industry Guaranteed Loan Program.
22. City Council Again Tackles Budget, Tax Rate
- Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Some Memphis City Council members say they are prepared for a long day Tuesday, June 18, at City Hall as they continue down the arduous path to a tax rate and budget for the coming fiscal year.
“Let’s just be ready to spend the night,” said council member Harold Collins last week. He commented as council-mediated discussions between the administration of Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. and municipal union leaders on possible cuts in employee benefits got nowhere quickly and ended after less than an hour.
23. Commission to Consider Residency Ballot Item
- Monday, April 01, 2013
Shelby County Commissioners take a final vote Monday, April 1, on a referendum ordinance that would do away with county government’s residency requirement for employment.
The commission meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Vasco Smith County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St.
24. Neiman Marcus Offers Hen House, Spider for Holiday
- Wednesday, October 10, 2012
DALLAS (AP) – Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus rolled out its annual holiday catalog Tuesday, and the priciest gift this year is a pair of "his and hers" timepieces for just over $1 million from Van Cleef & Arpels.
25. RedRover Names Thomson Account Manager
- Wednesday, October 03, 2012
Melissa Thomson has been promoted to account manager from account executive at RedRover Sales & Marketing. In her expanded role, Thomson serves as a fractional chief marketing officer for growing Mid-South companies by conducting critical market research then creating and executing marketing strategies.
26. Hinte Expands Role At Second to Nunn
- Wednesday, August 08, 2012
Lowell Hinte has been promoted to account manager and designer at website- and branding-design company Second to Nunn Design. Hinte has served as a designer at S2N since 2009. In his expanded role, Hinte will ensure clients’ expectations are met on key projects regarding strategy, vision, quality and schedule.
27. History for Sale
- Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Three historic properties in the Midtown and Downtown areas are on the market, all listed with major Memphis commercial real estate firms.
The most recent listing is the Hunt-Phelan house at 533 Beale St., priced at $2.9 million with Henry Stratton and Andy Cates of Colliers International Memphis. The mansion has hosted guests including Ulysses S. Grant, Jefferson Davis, Andrew Jackson and Andrew Johnson.
28. East Joins Carriage Crossing As Marketing Coordinator
- Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Kendra East has joined Carriage Crossing as marketing coordinator. East’s new responsibilities include creating and implementing the lifestyle center’s yearly marketing budget, spearheading onsite events and leading merchant communication.
29. Mall Makeover
- Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Over the years, it has become harder and harder to tell that Whitehaven has two shopping malls.
Southbrook Mall was built across East Shelby Drive from Southland Mall, the city’s first shopping mall, which preceded Southbrook by five years.
30. $7.5 Million Permit App Filed for Fieldstone Apts.
- Tuesday, June 05, 2012
7986 Tournament Drive
Memphis, TN 38125
Permit Cost: $7.5 million
Permit Date: Applied May 2012
Owner: Fieldstone Apartments III Co.
Contractor: Patton & Taylor Construction Co.
- Monday, February 27, 2012
The Tennessee Beta Unit of Parliamentarians will meet Monday, Feb. 27, at 5:45 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. Those interested in expanding their knowledge of parliamentary law and Robert’s Rules of Order are welcome to attend.
32. Pinnacle Awards To Honor City’s Best in CRE
- Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Amid the lukewarm commercial real estate climate, a little recognition goes a long way.
That’s why the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council is well under way in planning the 11th annual Pinnacle Awards ceremony, a night dedicated to showcasing commercial real estate industry professionals in the Memphis area.
33. Super Bowl MVPs
- Wednesday, February 08, 2012
Would you write a check for $116,000 for one second of TV airtime?
That was precisely the question Super Bowl advertisers faced this year. Thirty-second ads sold for a record $3.5 million, up a whopping 17 percent from last year.
34. MED Fdtn. Names Brandenburg Director of Development
- Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Joe Brandenburg has joined The MED Foundation as director of development.
Hometown: Connersville, Ind.
Education: B.A., mass communications, Western Kentucky University; master’s in public administration, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
35. Bleu Owners Hope for Hotel Longevity
- Monday, November 07, 2011
With its spiffy updated interior and aggressive social media presence, it’s pretty clear that bleu restaurant & lounge is aiming at being the hippest and hottest drinking and dining place Downtown. The reconfigured space in The Westin Memphis Beale Street hotel was first the Daily Grill, then Sole and now bleu, with a new concept and chef (Robert Nam Cirillo) and a dose of attitude: “Something Bold. Something Neu. Something Bleu.”
36. UT Med Group Doctors Recognized as Top Docs
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Twenty physicians from UT Medical Group Inc. have been recognized on the Top Doctors 2011 list.
They are Judith E. Soberman and Karl T. Weber, Cardiovascular Disease; Owen P. Phillips, Clinical Genetics; Jaquelyn Fleckenstein, Gastroenterology; Patricia Adams-Graves, Hematology; James E. Bailey and Robert E. Morrison, Internal Medicine; Giancarlo Mari, Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Ramasubbareddy Dhanireddy, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Mark S. LeDoux, Neurology; Edwin M. Thorpe Jr., Obstetrics and Gynecology; Barrett Haik, Natalie C. Kerr and Matthew W. Wilson, Ophthalmology; Sandeep Samant, Otolaryngology; Daniel C. Martin, Reproductive Endocrinology; Stephen W. Behrman and James Eason, Surgery; and Anthony Lynn Patterson and Robert W. Wake, Urology.
37. Hickory Hill Apartments Sell for $10M
- Friday, March 25, 2011
Three apartment communities in the Hickory Hill Road/Knight Arnold Road area have sold for a combined price of $10 million.
Tommy Bronson III and Blake Pera with CB Richard Ellis Memphis’ multifamily division represented Hallmark Capital in the sale to Bellevue, Wash.-based Emerald Apartment Group. Wilson Management Inc., the managing entity behind Emerald Apartment Group, will retain and manage the properties.
38. Sustainable Real Estate to be Subject of Conference
- Thursday, March 17, 2011
Planners of an upcoming conference are hoping to put Memphis on the map even more so than it already is.
The Conference On Sustainable Real Estate is slated for March 24 to 26 at the University of Memphis. The conference – modeled after a similar program offered by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – brings to Memphis internationally recognized leaders on sustainable real estate, land economics, land planning and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, construction procedures.
39. Nevels Takes Reins of BMHC Foundation
- Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Jenny Nevels has been promoted to executive director of the Baptist Memorial Health Care Foundation.
40. Boy Scout Bash
- Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Thousands of Boy Scouts, parents, leaders and guests from the tri-state area descended on the Paul Battle Jr. Arena and the Tunica Exposition Center in Tunica over the weekend to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouting.
41. Oldham Fills Top Sheriff's Positions
- Monday, October 04, 2010
Shelby County Sheriff Bill Oldham has named William S. Cash as his chief deputy and Robert L. Moore as interim director of the Shelby County Jail.
42. At Spill Hearing, BP CEO Says He's 'Deeply Sorry'
- Friday, June 18, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) - Chastened by heavy criticism from lawmakers, a grim-faced BP chief executive Tony Hayward said Thursday he was "deeply sorry" for his company's catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
43. Payne-Johnson Joins Arlington’s Baptist Memorial Medical
- Wednesday, June 02, 2010
Dr. Ann Payne-Johnson, a family medicine physician at Baptist Memorial Medical Group, recently began practicing medicine at Baptist Memorial Medical Group Arlington Family Medicine.
Hometown: New Orleans, La.
Education: Residency, University of Tennessee Department of Family Medicine, Jackson, Tenn.; Spartan Health Sciences University School of Medicine; master’s degree in marriage and family therapy and bachelor’s degree in psychology from University of Southern Mississippi
Work Experience: Family medicine physician at BMMG, clinician at Saint Francis Hospital, aerobics instructor/fitness instructor (stopped when I was 5 months pregnant with my son)
Family: Married. Five-year-old son, Donovan, in kindergarten at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School; daughter, Ashley, 2.
Last book read: “Llama Llama Mad at Mama”
Music: Disco. Favorite song: “I Will Survive.”
Favorite movie: “Scarface” (“Avatar” is a close second)
Sports team: New Orleans Saints (Who Dat!!!)
Activities you enjoy outside of work: Farmville on Facebook, gadgets, spending time with the kids
Who has had the greatest influence on you? My father, who was a musician and scientist.
Why did you pursue a career in medicine? I have always wanted to practice medicine.
What do you consider your greatest professional accomplishments? Becoming board certified.
What do you most enjoy about your work? The people I work with every day are phenomenal. Baptist is growing to continue to meet the community’s needs for primary care.
44. UTHSC College of Medicine Names Smith Interim Dean
- Wednesday, October 21, 2009
J. Lacey Smith has been named interim dean for the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Smith currently serves as the associate dean of clinical affairs for the College of Medicine and the chief medical officer and executive vice president for UT Medical Group Inc.
45. 10 Members of 'Memphis Mob' Indicted in NM
- Monday, July 27, 2009
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A Bernalillo County grand jury has indicted 10 members of a gang called the "Memphis Mob" on racketeering and other charges.
District Attorney Kari Brandenburg said Friday the indictments are associated with the gang's alleged efforts to import drug trafficking and violent criminal enterprise to Albuquerque from the Memphis, Tenn., area.
46. GM Urges Quick Approval of Sale Plan
- Friday, July 03, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - An attorney for a trio of bondholders opposed to General Motors' sale plan on Thursday urged a judge to call the government's bluff and require the automaker to restructure itself through a more traditional bankruptcy process instead of through the quick sale of its assets.
47. A New Day for King Cotton: Biotech and agribusiness redefine themselves
- Thursday, May 21, 2009
If you’re in the right place at the right time during May, you might glimpse a motorcade cutting through mid-day traffic, followed by a green bus with a big papier-mache boll weevil on top. Nothing hints at Memphis’ agribusiness roots like that longtime foe of the cotton plant.
48. Raynor Named VP of Marketing For Two Hilton Brands
- Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Carla Raynor has been appointed vice president of marketing for Homewood Suites by Hilton and newly launched Home2 Suites by Hilton.
49. State Real Estate Commission Cracks Down on Agents
- Wednesday, May 13, 2009
The Tennessee Real Estate Commission has fined numerous real estate agents in the state for failing to maintain errors and omissions in insurance.
More than 70 real estate agents were assessed fines for failing to maintain the insurance, including Leena C. Bolton of Germantown, Bertha Ann Boyland of Memphis, Yarmilla G. Bryant of Memphis, Melissa A. Clark of Cordova, Robert Cooper Jr. of Bartlett, Belinda Johnson of Memphis, Jeffery M. Wilson of West Memphis and Maria M. Wilson of West Memphis....
50. Rosa Becomes GM at Holiday Inn-Wolfchase
- Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Chris Rosa has been named general manger of the Holiday Inn and Suites Memphis-Wolfchase. Rosa will be responsible for day-to-day operations of the property. He previously served as vice president of operations for Equity Estates, general manger at the Sheraton Meadowlands and area manger of the Crowne Plaza Ravinia in Atlanta. Rosa also has been named General Manager of the Year by Patriot American Hotels and Hotelier of the Year by the Connecticut Hospitality Association.
51. Shanker Named Partner At Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs
- Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Jill Uiberall Shanker has become a partner at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP. Shanker is a member of Wyatt’s Corporate and Securities Team.
52. Bios of GOP Choices For 3 State Constitutional Offices
- Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Legislative Republicans on Monday elected their three nominees for Tennessee’s constitutional offices.
The comptroller, treasurer and secretary of state were scheduled to be elected today by a joint assembly of the House and Senate, where Republicans have a 69-63 advantage.
53. Aldi Inc. Buys Land For Collierville Store
- Tuesday, January 13, 2009
523 W. Poplar Ave.
Collierville, TN 38017
Sale Amount: $1 Million
Sale Date: Nov. 25, 2008
Buyer: Aldi Collierville LLC
Seller: Martin and Mildred Tippit
54. UT Medical Group Names Martin VP of Corporate Compliance
- Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Linda Martin has joined UT Medical Group Inc. as vice president of corporate compliance.
55. Blockman Joins Keller Williams
- Wednesday, August 13, 2008
Harold Blockman has been named the new vice president & principal broker of the Memphis Central Market Center for Keller Williams Realty.
Blockman serves as director of the board of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors and was selected for the 2007 Community Service Award by MAAR. Blockman is also president of the Tennessee GRI Association and a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Club.
56. Bittersweet Return
- Wednesday, April 09, 2008
Point guard Derrick Rose, flanked by forwards Joey Dorsey and Robert Dozier, and coach John Calipari, thanks fans gathered at Wilson Air Center to welcome the Memphis Tigers home after their loss to Kansas in the NCAA Men's Tournament final. ...
57. Exchange Club Settles In to Renovations And Preps for Gala
- Friday, January 25, 2008
The Exchange Club Family Center recently completed a $1.2 million facelift that will allow it to serve clients better, furthering its mission of ending the cycle of domestic violence.
With the additional space, interns and counselors will better be able to help children and families, said executive director Barbara King.
58. Southaven Destination
- Monday, December 24, 2007
Sam Mitchell probably would be the first person to say commercial success in DeSoto County isn't limited to Goodman Road. The business lineup at Town Square at Snowden Grove in Southaven proves it.
59. White Joins Junior Achievement As Exchange City Manager
- Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Michael White has joined Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South as Exchange City manager.
Previously, White has served in various youth development positions in the community including as a YMCA youth counselor and director of the Stax Music Academy Summer Camp. He earned a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Memphis.
60. Frey Named Alpha Eta Society National President
- Wednesday, November 21, 2007
Dr. William R. Frey recently was selected as the national president of the Alpha Eta Society, the largest scholastic honor for allied health professionals. The organization has more than 60 chapters throughout the U.S.
61. Archived Article
- Tuesday, September 18, 2007
650 East Parkway S.
Memphis, TN 38104
Loan Amount: $7 million
Loan Date: Aug. 30, 2007
Maturity Date: n/a
62. Carriage Crossing Landlord Files Complaint Against Three Tenants
- Monday, August 27, 2007
Three tenants of The Avenue Carriage Crossing in Collierville have been sued for breach of contract for damages in excess of $82,000. The businesses involved are Blue Coast Burrito restaurant, Cold Stone Creamery ice cream store and Massage Envy massage therapy spa.
63. Perrin to Oversee Orpheum's Fundraising Efforts, Special Events
- Wednesday, August 22, 2007
The Orpheum Theatre announced Jim Perrin has been named vice president of development. Perrin previously served as the president of Junior Achievement of Memphis & the Mid-South Inc. In his new position, he will oversee the Orpheum's fundraising efforts, special events and other projects.
64. County Can't Defend AccusedIn Cemetery Fraud Case
- Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Shelby County's public defender said his office doesn't have the resources to represent Clayton Smart, accused of embezzling millions from his funeral home businesses in Memphis and Michigan, in a complex white-collar cr
65. Hugueley Named Chief Nursing Officer For Methodist Extended Care Hospital
- Wednesday, June 20, 2007
Sandra Hugueley has been named chief nursing officer for Methodist Extended Care Hospital (MECH). Hugueley joined Methodist in 1996 as a registered nurse and became nurse manager of Medical-Surgical ICU at Methodist North Hospital in 1997. She recently served as corporate director of Interim Administrative Services.
66. London-Based Hospitality Giant to Launch Three Hotel Brands
- Wednesday, March 28, 2007
London-based InterContinental Hotels Group, the world's largest hotel chain and the operator of seven popular hotel brands, has a trio of projects on the drawing board for Memphis.
67. MO Growth Near U of M
- Thursday, December 28, 2006
Upon stepping inside MO's Music & Art Café, an easy to overlook bistro near the corner of Walker Avenue and Highland Street, it's difficult not to think of Cheers, the famous Boston bar where "everybody knows your name."
68. More People Trained To Care for Animals
- Tuesday, December 26, 2006
Tennessee currently has more than 1,000 people trained and registered to give aid to animals during times of emergencies.
The initiative is expected to help state and local emergency of
69. Women's Foundation Director Shines as Woman of Character
- Wednesday, December 20, 2006
Ruby Bright has been recognized as a 2006 Woman of Character by the Girl Scout Council of the Mid-South. Bright, who is the executive director of the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis, was recognized for her courage, confidence and leadership.
70. Despite Crowded Market, Builders Optimistic About New C'ville Subdivision
- Tuesday, September 26, 2006
Does Collierville really need yet another residential development?
Tim Wilson is betting the answer is yes.
Wilson is the president of the residential division of Cordova building and development company Chamberlain & McCreery Inc., which is set to start the first phase of a 116-lot development in Collierville near the beginning of October.
71. Melick Tapped to Manage Fixed Income Banking Group at Morgan Keegan & Co.
- Wednesday, July 05, 2006
Jordan Melick has joined Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. as a managing director for the firm's Fixed Income Banking Group. Melick previously was managing director of the health care finance team of Minneapolis, Minn.-based Piper Jaffray & Co. He began his career in health financing in 1991 at Detroit-based Comerica Bank.
72. Get Ready for Thursday's Small Business Expo
- Wednesday, May 03, 2006
This year's Regions Bank/Small Business Chamber Expo and Conference is all business. The event, which drew 2,500 people last year, will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. It will have almost 200 exhibit booths from local and national companies.
73. Preservation Series Almost Here
- Tuesday, February 14, 2006
Today, Memphis neighborhoods like Annesdale-Snowden, the charming, tree-lined community surrounding Lamar Avenue and Bellevue Boulevard, are symbols of another time.
In the 1850s, Dr. Samuel Mansfield built a 200-acre estate there on the outskirts of Memphis, which he later sold to a Col. Robert Brinkley. Brinkley gave the property's Italianate mansion to his daughter as a wedding present, and her son, Robert Brinkley Snowden, later built a home of his own in the area.
74. Local Businessman to Head State Insurance Group
- Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Brad V. Smith, president of Cecil Smith Insurance Agency in Germantown, was elected president of Insurors of Tennessee. Smith has served on the association's board of directors and executive committee for 12 years. He won the group's Chairman of the Year award in 2004 and Insuror of the Year award in 1992.
75. Hotel Industry Responds to Winds of Change
- Monday, October 03, 2005
Since it opened in 1907, the opulent Plaza Hotel in New York City has hosted kings and presidents, figured prominently in the novel "The Great Gatsby" and been the setting for such Hollywood productions as "North by Northwest."
76. Archived Article: Digest
- Friday, May 20, 2005
Lincoln Apartments Financed
Harris Properties Finances Lincoln Apartments
For $2.4 Million
Harris Properties Inc. has financed 156 units in Lincoln Apartments for $2.4 million. The company purchased the apartments for $575,000 from Robert B...
77. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, September 08, 2004
GMAQ Elects Officers for 2005
GMAQ Elects 2005 Officers, Directors
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality announced the election of the following officers for 2005: Pat Brown, president; Marcia Boyd, vice president; Felecia Warner, secret...
78. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, August 03, 2004
8635 Highway 64
Holiday Inn Express Sells for $2.2 Million
8635 U.S. Highway 64
Memphis, TN 38133
Cost: $2.2 million
Buyer: First Lotus LLC
Seller: Wilson Inn-4064 Inc.
Property: Holiday Inn Express at 8635 U.S. Highway 64 near ...
79. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 09, 2004
Timm Locke, president of Locke Marketing Public Relations, was named new executive vice president of NOFMA: The Wood Flooring
Askew Appointed to AIA Fellows Jury
Lee Askew III, partner and founder of Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects, was appoin...
80. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, April 20, 2004
825 Ridge Lake Blvd
Doctors Purchase East Memphis Eye Care Clinic
825 Ridge Lake Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38120
Cost: $8.2 million
Buyer: VRF Building Partners LLC
Seller: RME Associates
Property: 1.76 acres at 825 Ridge Lake Blvd. The...
81. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously with Lion Heart Award
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously by Youth Villages The late Elias J. E.J. Goldsmith was honored with Youth Villages 5K Lion Heart Award. Goldsmith, who served Goldsmiths stores, his family busine...
82. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, March 23, 2004
Investors Refinance Germantown Shopping Center
Fresh Market Center
at Poplar and Johnson
Cost: $4.1 million
Borrower: MC Germantown LLC, Eakes Properties-Germantown LLC, Olesiewicz Family Investments LLC, Schneider Fresh Market LLC,...
83. Archived Article: Law Talk
- Thursday, December 11, 2003
Sammons Finds Niche in Bankruptcy Law
The Daily News
Lisa Sammons, who earned bachelors and law degrees from the University of Memphis, was admitted to the Tennessee bar in 2000 and is a member of the American Bar A...
84. Archived Article: Law Talk
- Thursday, September 25, 2003
Law Talk - Cathy Wilson
Wilson Merges Interests in Health Care, Law
The Daily News
Cathy Wilson is an associate at Bass, Berry & Sims Memphis office. Wilson, who joined the firm in 2000, graduated from Centre College in ...
85. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 02, 2003
Matthew H. Kisber was appointed
Matthew H. Kisber was appointed by Gov. Phil Bredesen as commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development. Prior to this appointment, Kisber served 10 consecutive terms in the state Ho...
86. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 24, 2003
Calendar of events Feb. 24-March 2
Calendar of events Feb. 24-March 2
The Collierville Arts Council presents Tapestry, A Musical Revue Based on the Music of Carole King at the Harrell Performing Arts Theatre, 440 Powell Road, throug...
87. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 10, 2003
Calendar of events Feb. 10-16
Calendar of events Feb. 10-16
The Shelby County Republican Women's Club hosts Judge Phyllis Gardner at 11 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefn...
88. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, October 18, 2002
Perkins Restaurant and Bakery created a merit- and need-based scholarship for students in the Kemmons Wilson School of Hospita
Subsidiums 25th Carousel of Shoppes is open at the Mid-South Coliseum today through Sunday. In the past 34 years, Carou...
89. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, July 12, 2002
Sportsball gala gives big shout to mentors
Sportsball gives back to Big Brothers Big Sisters
By MARY DANDO
The Daily News
Supporters of an organization that has been giving boys and girls a chance in life for almost 100 years get to kick...
90. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 10, 2002
John C. Trusty of Memphis was recently elected to serve a two-year term on the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants board of directors as an at-large member. Trusty began his term June 20 at the societys 72nd annual Convention...
91. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 08, 2002
Susan Hugel of Shelby County was elected to the Tennessee Education Association Susan Hugel of Shelby County was elected to the Tennessee Education Association board. Florestine Evans of Memphis was elected as a representative on the Tennessee Conso...
92. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 18, 2002
Calendar of events Jan Calendar of events March 18-March 24 March 19 Memphis Rotary Club hosts Robert Hirshon, American Bar Association president, at noon at LeMoyne-Owen College, Bruce Hall (on Walker Avenue). Parking is available at Metropolitan B...
93. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 23, 2002
Arthur E Arthur E. Horne III joined the Memphis office of Stokes Bartholomew Evans & Petree as an associate. Before joining Stokes, Horne worked as an associate with Glankler Brown PLLC in Memphis. His areas of practice include litigation, enter...
94. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, December 17, 2001
The Sixth Annual Sherry Park Memorial Golf Scramble, sponsored by Crye-Leike Realtors and the Hank Park trust, raised $11,000 The Sixth Annual Sherry Park Memorial Golf Scramble, sponsored by Crye-Leike Realtors and the Hank Park trust, raised $11,0...
95. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 07, 2001
Dr Dr. James Porterfield was elected president of the non-profit Memphis Electrophysiology Society, which begins operations Jan. 1. Dr. Eric Johnson was elected vice president and Dr. James Litzow was elected membership director. Lee C. Miller joine...
96. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 23, 2001
Calendar of events: June 5 11 Calendar of events: April 23-April 29 April 23 The International Association of Administrative Professionals second annual luncheon saluting colleagues in the administrative field for their dedication to the profession ...
97. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, April 19, 2001
The Memphis Bar Association presents a seminar on developments in health care law including Stark II, physician compliance pro The Memphis Bar Association presents a seminar on developments in health care law including Stark II, physician compliance...
98. Archived Article: Real Review
- Tuesday, March 20, 2001
By SUE PEASE Orange Mound initiative gets boost with new partners By SUE PEASE The Daily News A housing initiative in Orange Mound received extra resources as two new players joined a revitalization project started in 1998. The Orange Mound Developm...
99. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 13, 2000
Dr Dr. Robert McDowell, associate professor in the University of Memphis Department of Communication, has garnered another national and state award for work on the Keep Tennessee Beautiful radio public service campaign. McDowell produced and did voi...
100. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, July 20, 2000
Illinois court orders family Illinois court orders family to sell Tri-State Defender A judge on Monday ordered the family that owns one of the country's most prominent black newspapers to negotiate a deal to sell the paper and three others to a Chic...