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VOL. 122 | NO. 3 | Thursday, January 4, 2007

Tick Tock

As clock advances into '07, last year's highlights might indicate this year's potential

Memphis International Airport's biggest milestone in 2006 might have been its eye-catching new rotunda in Concourse B, transformed over the past year along with nearby corridors into a Memphis-themed mini-mall.

Anti-Smoking Advocates Move Ahead With Workplace Bans

Caution: Cigarette smoking may be hazardous to your health - but it's also hazardous to those who don't even smoke, but are merely exposed to it.

Norris Looks Forward to '07 Legislative Duties

State Sen. Mark Norris, R-Collierville, currently is serving his second term in the Tennessee legislature. Norris was first elected to the state Senate in 2000 as a Republican from Shelby County. He represents District 32, which includes Dyer, Lauderdale, Tipton and Shelby counties.

Local Weather
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Memphis, TN
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Wind: Northwest at 5.8 mph
Humidity: 76%

EVENTS

The Memphis chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) holds a membership breakfast meeting Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Carolyn Hardy, president and CEO of Chism Hardy Enterprises LLC, is the guest speaker. She will discuss her career successes as the first black vice president for the Memphis Coors Brewing Co. and the future of her newly formed corporation. Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Call 844-3738 or visit www.nawbomemphis.org for reservations.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 89 344 19,573
MORTGAGES 110 422 22,914
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 2 8,305 8,305
BUILDING PERMITS 207 838 40,029
BANKRUPTCIES 60 356 13,104
BUSINESS LICENSES 21 194 6,137
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 30 147 12,996
MARRIAGE LICENSES 15 65 4,842

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