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VOL. 122 | NO. 193 | Thursday, October 11, 2007

Nothing to Sugarcoat

Q3 building permit filings drop by almost half

For anyone wondering where all the home builders have gone, just take a drive into Fayette or DeSoto counties and look for the brightly colored flags touting new subdivisions.

Discussions to Center on Changes To Law Schools

When the annual meeting of the Association of America Law Schools (AALS) convenes in New York in January, law professors will discuss a number of changes to the status quo of legal education, according to a recent article in "The National Law Journal."

From Overton Park to Shelby Farms, Newman No Stranger to Conservancy

Had he stopped with the famous case he helped win more than three decades ago, Charles Newman's legal career already would have reached a zenith other lawyers could only dream of matching.

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EVENTS

The Friends of Poplar-White Station Branch Library will present The Second Thursday Community Lecture Series today at 11:30 a.m. at the library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The topic will be "Volunteer Opportunities and Early Childhood Innovative Programs." The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call the library at 682-1616.

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Panel Weighs Most Desired Courses for TennCare

A TennCare advisory committee meets today to look over the fine print of a new three-year agreement between federal health officials and the state of Tennessee to fund TennCare.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 86 393 21,159
MORTGAGES 94 424 24,785
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 93 8,703
BUILDING PERMITS 173 1,010 43,347
BANKRUPTCIES 52 292 14,194
BUSINESS LICENSES 15 90 6,491
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 139 13,650
MARRIAGE LICENSES 12 89 5,158

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