VOL. 131 | NO. 230 | Thursday, November 17, 2016
International Distributors USA Inc., which distributes automotive filters under the brand Premium Guard, has applied for a 10-year Fast Track PILOT to move its national distribution center out of Olive Branch and into Hickory Hill.
Ballet Memphis associate artistic director Steven McMahon, far right, leads company dancers through the organization's new headquarters, presently under construction.
The future home of Memphis-based MAA has taken another step forward.
On the court, the Memphis Grizzlies have a new head coach in David Fizdale and have remixed the roster with a heavier sprinkling of youth.
The self-styled “Wal-Mart” of the bitcoin ATM market has arrived in Memphis. Texas-based Coinsource, which co-founder Bobby Sharp says has ambitions of being as pervasive as the world’s largest retailer, has set up one of its machines at the Shell gas station at 967 Linden Ave.
Residents who live along a scenic, tree-lined stretch of York Avenue in Midtown are planning a protest outside neighboring Immaculate Conception Cathedral Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 4:45 p.m. in opposition to a possible parish expansion.
Business parties, dinners and networking events abound during the holidays. And while they can elicit groans and cause a bit of stress, they are actually a great way to distinguish yourself from your boardroom persona – and fellow colleagues – by making a great impression with modern table and party manners.
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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is preparing to renovate Tri Delta Place, its on-campus short-term housing facility.
Call it my Griswold moment.
Haiku is a form of Japanese poetry that traditionally was written in three lines, featuring two images juxtaposed. Always with a syllable-count of 17, parsed as 5-7-5. There are other rules as well.
Tennessee House Democrats will have to start calling themselves the “Fighting 25,” down from the “Fighting 26,” after dropping a district in the battle to regain relevance statewide.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Conjoined twin girls from Nigeria have been separated after a lengthy operation at a Tennessee hospital, days ahead of their first birthday.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Police say a worker has been killed and another has been injured in an industrial accident at the Cargill plant in Memphis.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tax collections for Tennessee's general fund have beaten expectations by $184 million through the first quarter of the budget year.
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) – Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is walking back speculation that he might consider a job in the Trump administration.
U.S. homebuilders' confidence held steady this month, though their expectations for sales into next year dimmed slightly.
WASHINGTON (AP) – As Chinese investment in the United States keeps setting records, congressional advisers suggest changing U.S. law so Chinese state-owned companies can be barred from buying or gaining control of American businesses.
WASHINGTON (AP) – A little more than 1 million people renewed health coverage or signed up for the first time through HealthCare.gov around the start of open enrollment, which coincided with a GOP election sweep likely to scramble President Barack Obama's signature law.