VOL. 124 | NO. 57 | Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Officials of The Regional Medical Center at Memphis began laying off employees today at noon.
The burn unit at The Regional Medical Center at Memphis should expand services to treat more people as a way to improve finances, not limit admissions to people with the worst injuries, said Dr. Bill Hickerson, the unit’s medical director.
The owner of a liquor store who renovated a nearby building on Central Avenue and then learned it was too close to school property to sell alcohol has filed for bankruptcy.
A master plan five years in the making will begin to take shape this spring as Holy Rosary Church and School in East Memphis builds a 16,400-square-foot family life center on the northeast corner of its campus at 4851 Park Ave.
Shelby County Probate Court Clerk Chris Thomas won’t be running for re-election next year. Instead, he’ll run for the Shelby County Board of Commissioners.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The Nashville area’s largest banks are continuing in some cases to give bonuses, generous severance payments and pay raises to some executives.
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Jason Collier, a dentist at the Southern Dental Implant Center, has bought the Cordova building that houses the practice. Collier paid $800,000 to buy the 7,112-square-foot medical office building from William and Jeanne Locante.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander's longtime chief of staff says he's leaving the Tennessee Republican's office to pursue private interests.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Federal stimulus money will allow Tennessee agencies to phase in 12 percent spending cuts over three years, Gov. Phil Bredesen said Monday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Gov. Phil Bredesen says just because higher education in Tennessee is receiving $470 million in federal stimulus money over the next three years doesn't mean that officials should overlook making changes to the structure of the state's colleges and universities.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - More than a half-million unemployed workers in Ohio and several other states are missing out on extended federal benefits because of the way laws in their states are written.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration on Monday launched its much-awaited assault on the worst U.S. banking crisis in 70 years, preparing an infusion of billions of federal dollars to thaw the nation's frozen credit markets and ease the economy out of recession.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration aimed squarely at the crisis clogging the nation's credit system Monday with a plan to take over up to $1 trillion in sour mortgage securities with the help of private investors. For once, Wall Street cheered.
NEW YORK (AP) - A lawyer for the trustee seeking to locate disgraced financier Bernard Madoff's assets for investors says more than $1 billion has been found.