VOL. 124 | NO. 247 | Thursday, December 17, 2009
A project that will transform the look and feel of Memphis International Airport will reach an important milestone today when the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority’s Board of Commissioners votes to award a contract for the construction of a $110 million airport ground transportation center.
Memphis city council members have a framework for paying the Memphis school system $50 million by the end of the current fiscal year in July.
Citing a downturn in customer traffic, Barnes and Noble is closing one of its four Memphis stores at the end of this month.
The invitations urged political supporters to “Return Shep Wilbun” to the Memphis-Shelby County Juvenile Court Clerk’s office.
Nine out of 10 adults with sickle cell had the disease reversed after undergoing a new modified stem cell transplant regimen developed by researchers, but a cure still remains elusive for most people living with the illness.
Musicians and artists in the Memphis area are now able to seek legal help through a new partnership among the Memphis Music Foundation, ArtsMemphis, Memphis Area Legal Services Inc. and others.
When Hannah Davis opened her art gallery on Huling Row in the summer of 2008, the Great Recession was preparing to send the economy into cardiac arrest.
The Tennessee Real Estate Appraisers Commission has permanently revoked the license of Alvin R. Torrance for allegedly inflating property values at six Memphis area locations with “highly misleading or fraudulent” appraisals.
Ted C. Raynor recently joined Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC, bringing extensive experience in the hospitality industry to the firm.
NASHVILLE – The state has begun a community improvement program for cities and counties seeking to revitalize traditional commercial districts.
DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - About 425 General Motors workers are transferring from a closed Tennessee plant to one west of Lansing.
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - The city council has approved a new police chief in Tupelo.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve pledged Wednesday to hold interest rates at a record low to drive down double-digit unemployment and sustain the economic recovery.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators voted Wednesday to require companies to reveal more information about how they pay their executives amid a public outcry over compensation.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Federal Trade Commission piled on new antitrust charges against Intel Corp. on Wednesday, seeking to end what it described as a decade of illegal sales tactics that have crippled rivals and kept prices for computer chips artificially high.
ATLANTA (AP) - American Airlines has proposed making JAL its exclusive northeast Asian partner to keep it from Delta's clutches.