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VOL. 119 | NO. 121 | Monday, July 11, 2005

Oakland Gains Elite Safety Certification

Effort marks new step in preparing Fayette town for growth

Being caught off guard by a disaster, whether man-made or natural, is never a goal of government officials. And local leaders of the west Fayette County town of Oakland have taken steps to ensure residents' safety.

Memphis Film Industry Grows as Economic Force

If Linn Sitler could write a sequel to the blockbuster growth of the film industry in Memphis, it might sound like this.

Federalist Society Presents Legislative Update

July 11

Local Weather
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Wind: North at 11.5 mph
Humidity: 49%

EVENTS

The Delta Regional Authority board meets at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Tunica RiverPark Museum, One River Park Drive. Contact Joe Barker at (615) 741-1888 for more information.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 57 252 6,191
MORTGAGES 73 287 7,379
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 37 1,152
BUILDING PERMITS 227 556 13,147
BANKRUPTCIES 40 153 4,500
BUSINESS LICENSES 25 86 2,448
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 37 110 2,650
MARRIAGE LICENSES 16 65 1,300

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