VOL. 119 | NO. 206 | Wednesday, November 9, 2005
Bankruptcy bill requires credit counseling for debtors
Betty Jones-King has spent her career in the financial world telling people what they know but might not want to hear.
At least twice a year, many people find themselves cleaning out their closets, getting rid of clothes that are too big, too small or just no longer needed.
Circuit Court Judge Rita L. Stotts received the Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award presented annually by the Association for Women Attorneys. The award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to women in the legal profession.
TDN: What do you think the moratorium will accomplish?
The idea for a moratorium on new real estate development in unincorporated Shelby County is not a new one. Over the last several years, it has been proposed several times without success, but as of last week, a six-month "time out" for new development in the county is official and in place. Unchecked building and unplanned development have long been a concern for local officials and have placed a great strain on county roads, school development and county revenues.