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1. Memphis Music Hall of Fame Prepares to Induct Nine
- Friday, October 10, 2014
The Memphis Music Hall of Fame, administered by the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum, next month will induct its new batch of honorees, a collection of music legends that each in their way left big marks on the industry’s landscape.
- Friday, September 26, 2014
Playhouse on the Square will present the regional premiere of “One Man, Two Guvnors” Friday, Sept. 26, through Oct. 12 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Buy tickets at playhouseonthesquare.org.
3. Yearlong Party
- Tuesday, June 10, 2014
It’s perhaps fitting that the Germantown Performing Arts Center celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with Paul Chandler as its executive director, a job he’s had for almost two years now.
- Saturday, April 26, 2014
After starting work as a butcher when he was just a teenager, Ron Manis began his career as a truck driver in 1979.
“I started when I was 16 years old, learning how to cut meat and, after being in that building 10 hours a day every day, I thought I wanted to do something outside and I’ve been driving a truck ever since,” Manis said. “Every time I saw one going down the road I thought to myself that I’d like to do that one day to see what it was like, seeing places I’ve never seen before, meeting interesting people.”
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. 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.
7. Baseball Can’t Shake PED Drama
- Friday, July 26, 2013
You know that baseball is nowhere close to solving its PED problem when on the same day the Ryan Braun 65-game suspension story breaks, one Manny Ramirez is playing at AutoZone Park for the Texas Rangers’ Triple-A team.
8. Try Looking at Our City This Way
- Friday, March 02, 2012
A NEW WAY OF SEEING THINGS. New Orleans is the city that throws the country’s biggest party about this time of year, putting on the biggest show in return for a few colorful beads and trinkets since the Indians gave away Manhattan. It is also the city so much larger than life that Katrina couldn’t drown it, the subsequent loss of virtually every support system couldn’t kill it, and a slow and painful recovery can’t keep it from partying harder and smiling wider.
9. Phones Overwhelm Superdome Antennas After Brees Record
- Thursday, December 29, 2011
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – When Drew Brees set the NFL passing record, elation became frustration for some New Orleans Saints fans who tried to share the joy with a tweet, text, picture or call.
10. Outward Sound
- Tuesday, September 06, 2011
Over the next several months, Memphis music lovers will be outdoors frequently in anticipation of good company, a relaxing evening and great tunes.
And performers of all stripes and levels of success – from storytellers to Southern guitar gods to an orchestra pumping out the swinging sounds of the 1930s – will be on deck to give them all that and more.
11. Musical Milestone
- Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Mortimer Levitt was a businessman who built an empire of menswear stores around the country and who also had a deep love of the arts.
So much so that Levitt, who died in 2005, also is the namesake of a foundation set up to fund arts and community-related projects around the country.
12. Center Stage
- Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Last week Kallen Esperian sent her world-renowned operatic soprano soaring through Calvary Episcopal Church.
The week before Ruby Wilson proved once again that she’s the Queen of Beale by beling out bluesy renditions at the historic church.
13. New Orleans Transplant Heads Local TSA Efforts
- Wednesday, July 09, 2008
Since the events of Sept. 11, 2001, the movement of goods and people through the city has relied on a balancing act of security and efficiency, and nowhere is that more evident than Memphis International Airport, the world’s busiest for air cargo and a hub for Northwest Airlines.
14. Legal 'Giant' Glankler Leaves Behind Legendary Legacy
- Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Attorney Frank J. Glankler Jr. was laid to rest Monday following a funeral service at Immaculate Conception Cathedral.
Glankler, a founding partner of Glankler Brown PLLC and a major figure in the city's legal community, died last Wednesday after a long illness. He was 81.
15. 'Catching the Wave'
- Tuesday, January 09, 2007
Like many Memphians, Kevin Warr is very familiar with all the residential development going on in Downtown Memphis. And also like many small-business owners, he decided in 2006 to open his business there to take advantage of all the growth.
16. Inside the Club
- Thursday, November 16, 2006
David Berger fell in love with jazz as a teenager growing up in Queens in the 1950s. At age 14, he started playing the bass violin, the stringed instrument that's held upright, played with a distinctive slap and central to scores of jazz recordings.
17. Armstrong Allen Names New Litigation Practice Chair
- Wednesday, October 05, 2005
Armstrong Allen attorney James F. Arthur III was named litigation practice group chairman for the firm. Arthur replaces Lucian Pera, who has served as litigation practice chairman for the past several years.
18. Askew Named National Director of Engineering Group
- Wednesday, August 31, 2005
Mark W. Askew, president of Askew Hargraves Harcourt & Associates Inc., was appointed to a two-year term as national director of the American Council of Engineering Cos. of Tennessee. Askew is a civil engineer with 30 years of structural engineering experience.
19. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, December 17, 2004
Memphis Standout - Alberto Gutierrez
Gutierrez Looks Forward to Creative Role
LANE GARDNER CAMP
The Daily News
Alberto Gutierrez wants to know if theres a place in Memphis where he can get good breakfast tacos. Thats one thing hes been m...
20. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Armstrong Allen attorneys chosen for Best Lawyers
Memphis Estate Planning Council Elects Officers
The Memphis Estate Planning Council announced the following 2004-2005 officers: Mike Wood, president; David B. Jones, vice president; Frank E. Da...
21. Archived Article: Law Focus
- Thursday, December 11, 2003
Memphis Firms Hire to Meet Litigation Needs
The Daily News
The economy is down, the economy is up, the economy is stagnant. No matter the state of economic affairs, area attorneys seem to agree on one thing conditions are...
22. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, January 07, 2003
Real briefs 01-07-03
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association hosts a fund-raiser for the family of slain Shelby County narcotics deputy George Selby from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the MAHBA office, 776 N. Germantown Parkway.
The event ...
23. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, March 23, 2001
Listening to Marguerite Piazza talk about her colorful life is a bit like being in a trance Golden touch By JENNIFER MURLEY The Daily News Listening to Marguerite Piazza talk about her colorful life is a bit like being in a trance. As she describes ...
24. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 05, 1999
National Commerce Bancorporation Karla Merritt has joined OConnor Kenny Partners as associate art director. She is a graduate of the University of Memphis. Sue S. Hunter has been appointed director of attorney recruitment for Baker, Donelson, Bearma...
25. 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 ...
26. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 21, 1998
FDX Corporation Makes FDX has announced management changes in several subsidiaries: Rodger G. Marticke has been promoted to executive vice president at RPS. Marticke formerly was president of Caliber Logistics and also served as vice president and g...
27. Archived Article: Expansion
- Thursday, May 14, 1998
Why is Armstrong expanding? Armstrong Relocation opens two Alabama offices By DIANNA DEAREN The Daily News Armstrong Relocation, a United Van Lines agency based in Memphis, has opened two offices in growing communities in Alabama. The transfer and s...
28. Archived Article: Memorial Mg
- Friday, April 26, 1996
04-26 Memorial MG Memorial service honors attorneys, judges Special to The Daily News As part of Law Week, a memorial service will be held on Monday at noon to honor attorneys and judges who have passed away during the past year. The keynote speaker...