VOL. 130 | NO. 75 | Friday, April 17, 2015
Driven by a mortgage-related legal settlement announced in recent days, First Tennessee Bank’s parent company swung to a loss for the first quarter of 2015.
Memphis International Airport is ready for a little grit-n-grind.
Atlantic Track mixes high tech, heavy industry
When it comes to industrial work, it doesn’t get much heavier than Atlantic Track and Turnout Co. deep in southwest Memphis.
Voters in Lakeland rejected a $50 million school bond issue Thursday, April 16, in the first election of 2015 in Shelby County.
Shelby County Schools superintendent Dorsey Hopson wants the SCS board to consider adding $14.2 million to the school system’s still-forming budget proposal.
Bass Pro Shops has unveiled the celebrity lineup and schedule for its opening festivities, kicking off with a free Evening for Conservation event Wednesday, April 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The state of Tennessee may have moved out, but the city of Memphis could be moving in.
Tennessee's unemployment rate inched slightly lower in March but remained above the national level, according to state Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips.
Loeb Properties has picked up a new lease and a lease renewal inside the Executive Square development in East Memphis.
A restored, 1903 Studebaker horse-drawn carriage was used this week to deliver the first kegs of Goldcrest 51 to Westy’s and Tennessee Brewery: The Revival.
Heading into its fourth year of honoring some of the country’s greatest music icons, the Memphis Music Hall of Fame has added some big names to its nominating committee – stacking it with both local and national music executives who will help pick this year’s inductees.
Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger, when asked to offer an opinion on the most deserving candidate for NBA Most Valuable Player, recoiled, laughed, and took a pass.
Why not make Fan Appreciation Night simple?
GHOST OF A RIVER. Jimmy Ogle is a Memphis history savant. He knows things about our people that even they didn’t know.
As I reflect back on the past week, I’m reminded of the Multicultural Career Expo. Nearly 1,400 job seekers had the opportunity to connect with more than 50 employers.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee House has approved the state's $33.3 billion annual spending plan after rejecting Democrats' attempts to add an authorization for Republican Gov. Bill Haslam to strike a deal with the federal government for Medicaid expansion.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee residents who are authorized to be in the United States would be eligible for in-state tuition under legislation that has passed the Senate.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The consulting and accounting firm EY is aggressively recruiting on college campuses this spring. The company formerly known as Ernst & Young plans to hire 9,000 graduates from U.S. universities this year, up from 7,500 in 2014. But recruiting isn't as easy as it used to be.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The House voted Thursday to repeal the federal tax on estates, a politically volatile issue that affects few inheritances.
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama has signed legislation permanently changing how Medicare pays doctors, a rare bipartisan achievement by Democrats and Republicans.