VOL. 130 | NO. 108 | Thursday, June 4, 2015
A technology-driven health care services company is opening a Memphis office that will employ nearly 400 people over the next few months.
Now that you know the Greenline, here comes the Greenway.
Porter-Leath donates children’s books to support literacy
Porter-Leath’s recent donation of a few thousand books to its preschool students serves as one of the latest examples of how the nonprofit is exposing infants and toddlers to the written word in a larger push to prepare children for long-term learning success.
Plans for a 108-room extended stay hotel on Front Street at the northeast corner of Jackson Avenue have been submitted to local planning officials for approval.
A global pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution company is opening a $48 million distribution center in Olive Branch.
It would come as little surprise to learn that Lionel Hollins has hypertension now. He is, after all, a 61-year-old working in the high stress position of NBA head coach.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is launching a new, national event to coincide with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September.
Ray’s take: Is it better to give now or leave items in your will to beneficiaries? This depends on your own plans, but here are some things to consider.
In the afternoon of Thursday before Mother’s Day, I drive southeast. I stop at a certain spot in White Hall, Ark., and pick up a mess of fried chicken. Then I drive on to Lake Village, Ark., where I am greeted by twin great-nieces Sloan and Amelia, age 6. They live on the banks of Lake Chicot with mom Caroline and dad Chuck.
How much am I spending? Should I pay down debt or invest more?
Around the time of the American Revolution, England was a textile powerhouse. Jealous to guard its industry, England made it a crime for any citizen to communicate textile technology outside of the country.
If job security is your goal, working for the state might not be such a good idea.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – More than a dozen education advocacy groups are calling for more transparency from the Tennessee Department of Education after it failed to communicate a change it made in the way a student's test score is calculated.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Worthington Industries, a maker of operator cabs for industrial mobile equipment, is expanding its Greene County factory and creating 140 new jobs.
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. companies stepped up hiring in May, a private survey found, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy even after it contracted at the start of the year.
ARCADIA, Wis. (AP) – Ashley Furniture Industries has acknowledged that it's in "exploratory" discussions with investment banking firm Goldman Sachs, but downplays the possibility of a sale.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economy was growing at a moderate pace in most regions of the country in April and May, as consumers ramped up spending at retailers and auto dealers, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) – The IRS says a $600 slot machine or bingo jackpot might get its attention in the future, and the prospect has riled gamblers and the casino industry.