VOL. 123 | NO. 67 | Friday, April 4, 2008
Atlanta developer Keven R. Patterson made his first attempt to enter the Memphis market four years ago when he and a group of investors, Water Gardens LLC, bought the Marina Cove apartment complex on Winchester Road for $1.6 million.
Bob Patterson may not be on the ballot in the Aug. 7 county general election.
Editor's Note: Senior reporter Bill Dries remembers where he was 40 years ago today, the day Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis.
At Thursday’s deadline for candidates to file in the Aug. 7 state and Congressional primaries, no Republicans had filed for the GOP primary.
Chris Shannon is the third child in his family to be accepted into the Memphis Challenge, a local nonprofit program that seeks talented minority high school juniors and seniors and provides them with opportunities to prepare for college and the working world.
Every time a mortgage is taken out and a home is bought in Shelby County, a small fee gets dropped into the coffers of county government. The office that collects that fee belongs to the Shelby County Register of Deeds.
PHILADELPHIA (Dow Jones/AP) - A federal judge has authorized an in-depth probe of Countrywide Financial Corp.'s mortgage processing systems by bankruptcy investigators hunting for evidence that the lender systematically abuses borrowers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Homebuilders and the mortgage industry are emerging as big victors in a bipartisan agreement reached by Senate leaders on legislation designed to limit the housing crisis.
When the University of Memphis Tigers play UCLA in the first semifinal game of Saturday's Final Four, it won't be the first meeting between the two schools. That came in 1973, when the Bruins defeated the Tigers 87-66 in the national championship game.