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VOL. 123 | NO. 70 | Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Court Filings Drop in First Quarter

Civil court filings in the first three months of 2008 were down from first quarter 2007.

InMotion Study Finds Knee Pain Solutions

When a person picks a popcorn hull from their teeth it typically leads to better feeling gums. Remove a 15-inch metal rod from the lower leg, however, and the pain does not go away.

Fullwood Joins inferno As Strategic Operations Director

Kimberley Fullwood has joined inferno as strategic operations director.

Bittersweet Return

Point guard Derrick Rose, flanked by forwards Joey Dorsey and Robert Dozier, and coach John Calipari, thanks fans gathered at Wilson Air Center to welcome the Memphis Tigers home after their loss to Kansas in the NCAA Men's Tournament final.

Commissioners To Begin Charter Readings Monday

After a baker's dozen public hearings and several three-hour committee sessions, proposed changes to Shelby County government's charter are on their way to votes by the Shelby County Board of Commissioners.

Local Weather
Currently
Memphis, TN
43.0°F
A Few Clouds
Wind: South at 4.6 mph
Humidity: 51%

EVENTS

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will present Dr. Howard Brody from the University of Texas, who will present "Using Race to Sell Drugs: Pharmaceutical Marketing and Challenges to Medical Professionals" today at 8 a.m. in the North Auditorium of the Coleman Building, 956 Court Ave.

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Job-Cutting Idea Brings Home Budget Mess

A large and potentially painful round of layoffs is on the horizon for Shelby County government.

McEwen's to Be Sold by May

Change is in the works for one of Downtown's most noted eateries, but owners are hoping for a virtually unnoticeable transition. McEwen's On Monroe, whose accolades have caught the attention of national media, will be sold to a new owner May 1.

Ardent Sings New Tune With Old Songs

The Ardent record label in Memphis has made history. More than 40 years of it, to be exact.

Churchwell Scheduled to Plead Guilty to Perjury Charges Today

Dennis Churchwell, the former landlord of former Memphis City Council member Edmund Ford Sr., is scheduled to plead guilty today to perjury charges in Memphis federal court.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 86 393 21,159
MORTGAGES 94 424 24,785
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 93 8,703
BUILDING PERMITS 173 1,010 43,347
BANKRUPTCIES 52 292 14,194
BUSINESS LICENSES 15 90 6,491
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 28 167 13,678
MARRIAGE LICENSES 12 89 5,158

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