VOL. 124 | NO. 61 | Monday, March 30, 2009
Turner was elected Saturday at the end of a county party convention at Airways Middle School. He was elected over attorney Jay Bailey in the polling of the 83 member Democratic Executive Committee whose members were selected at the convention.
With tightened guidelines, increased equity requirements and reduced demand for loans, the commercial lending landscape remains bleak in Shelby County and throughout the nation.
Few were surprised last week when John Aitken became the next superintendent of the Shelby County Schools system.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners is expected to approve a resolution today that will begin the process of turning seven miles of a rail line into a walking trail.
A topless club businessman who wants to expand the East Memphis adult club he owns has gone to court to get a stop-work order lifted.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The government says consumers increased spending for a second straight month in February even though their incomes slipped from continuing massive layoffs.
Juanita Jones stood in the March sunshine, inspected a branch on one of the last peach trees to blossom and wished for a warm April.