VOL. 129 | NO. 228 | Friday, November 21, 2014
Delta Air Lines will dramatically reduce service at Memphis International Airport once again, delivering another blow to airline employees, local flyers and airport officials.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Dedicates New Center
When Hillary Clinton visited St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 20 years ago to dedicate the then new patient care center, she was the first lady.
The bank got its start in 1934 as First Federal Savings and Loan Association, founded by a group of local Memphis bankers and businessmen.
Raleigh-Egypt High School won’t be joining the state-run Achievement School District next school year.
The proposed renovation of Southbrook Mall lurched back to life Thursday, Nov. 20, after months off the political radar screen.
Memphis-based Boyle Investment Co. hopes to break ground next year on a new office building at its Ridgeway Center complex near Poplar Avenue and Shady Grove Road, according to company officials.
The Memphis Redbirds are about to launch significant changes to AutoZone Park.
Three decades is a long enough time on Beale Street for any institution to create its own remarkable life.
It was early. How else do you define an NBA game played on Nov. 17?
The comments on Twitter during the Memphis Tigers’ dreadful season debut against No. 11 Wichita State were shallow, cynical and, yes, spot-on.
Fast Facts: 5-foot-11, 195 pounds; tied for fourth in the American Athletic Conference this season with four interceptions (one a pick-six); has 11 career interceptions; averaging 25.1 yards on 13 kick returns this season; sports management major.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Seven members of the Memphis Grizzlies are dealing with a stomach virus and their status is uncertain for Friday's game with the Boston Celtics.
FINDING MEMPHIS. Last week the Church of the Holy Communion inaugurated a reading group called Words, and enticed an eclectic baker’s dozen of participants with Muddy’s cupcakes. I can’t speak for the rest, but I’ve worked for much less.
I meet people every day who are down on their luck. They’ve applied for job after job online and nothing is clicking. They’ve had a few phone interviews and even an in person interview or two. Their resume seems virtually flawless. They’re actively engaged in LinkendIn and regularly attending networking events.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – One of the nation's leading opponents of the education reform movement said Thursday that a public review process the governor has created for Tennessee's Common Core standards can be effective if teachers' ideas are taken seriously.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has been elected as the next chairman of the Republican Governors Association.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits declined slightly last week, suggesting that job gains should remain solid.
DALLAS (AP) – The union representing pilots at Southwest Airlines has asked federal mediators to help break a two-year stalemate in contract negotiations.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Americans bought homes in October at the briskest pace this year, a sign that the sluggish housing market is turning around.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000 percent, prompting a backlash from patients, pharmacists and now Washington lawmakers.