VOL. 128 | NO. 248 | Friday, December 20, 2013
Longtime Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority President and CEO Larry Cox celebrated his final board meeting before retirement with the announcement that Southwest Airlines is adding a flight next summer.
Multifamily market emerges from recession, enjoys solid growth
The Memphis multifamily market turned in a strong performance during 2013, with enhanced investor interest and new units under construction.
The Shopping Center Group LLC is moving to a new office.
Construction documents for the ambitious Sears Crosstown redevelopment project have hit the street.
When Shelby County Commissioners said farewell to one of their own this week at the commission’s last meeting of 2013, it was the latest in a series of changes that will remake the 13-member body by this time next year.
Memphis-based Malco Theatres is raising the curtains on a new 12-screen cinema in Olive Branch, as the company continues to push deeper into new markets while at the same time investing in its existing properties.
It is no longer too early to determine the highlight of the Grizzlies 2013-2014 season.
Every special season has critical mileposts along the way. The Tigers’ first came in Stillwater, Okla., where, again, they weren’t up to the challenge of a ranked opponent in Oklahoma State. Thus, the Tigers and their coach returned to harsh criticism in Memphis and waited for the next opportunity.
The Grizzlies’ Nick Calathes Experiment, if you want to give it a name, continues. Brought in after playing four years in Europe to be Mike Conley’s backup at point guard, he has been playing more minutes in the wake of Conley’s bruised thigh.
Steve Pike, director of museums for the Pink Palace Family of Museums, calls himself a generalist, happy to have his hands in all things theoretical and material. It’s a label that envelopes his interests, his career choices, and going back to his liberal arts education at Marian University in Indianapolis.
CHRISTMAS TIME. Every Christmas I tell this story, and in the telling Christmas comes home.
LYNCHBURG – They are being called the luckiest ducks in the world -- retiring from one world-famous Tennessee landmark to another.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Close to 30 Tennessee cities and counties are receiving grants to help encourage proper collection of used motor oil.
NASHVILLE (AP) – State Supreme Court Justice Bill Koch plans to retire from the bench next year to become dean of the Nashville School of Law.
Target is grappling with a data security nightmare that threatens to drive off holiday shoppers during the company's busiest time of year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 10,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 379,000, the highest since March. The increase may reflect volatility around the Thanksgiving holidays.
Problems with the government's main health care overhaul website carry a bigger risk than frequent crashes: Higher prices could follow for many Americans if technical troubles scare off young people.