VOL. 121 | NO. 245 | Wednesday, December 20, 2006
Wheel Workz franchise to open at Covington Pike and Elmore
A Memphis-based tire/wheel store and wholesale distributor that saw gross revenues of about $4.5 million in 2005 is looking to share the wealth with potential investors.
By the end of 2006, almost 200 people will have received newly transplanted organs from the Methodist University Hospital Transplant Institute. As of Dec. 14, 188 liver, kidney and pancreas transplants had been performed.
Ruby Bright has been recognized as a 2006 Woman of Character by the Girl Scout Council of the Mid-South. Bright, who is the executive director of the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis, was recognized for her courage, confidence and leadership.