VOL. 131 | NO. 150 | Thursday, July 28, 2016
A demonstration bike share station set outside of High Cotton Brewery signaled what Memphis could expect early next year when 60 bike share stations are up and running.
Shares of The Commercial Appeal’s parent company are down some 12 percent this year, compared to a more than 6 percent year-to-date gain in the S&P 500 index, and the company’s second quarter earnings released Wednesday, July 27, help partly explain why.
The final numbers are in for Shelby County Schools and the quest for funding of the county’s largest public school system.
Pinnacle Financial Partners will be an anchor tenant in Boyle Investment Co.’s long-awaited office building in Ridgeway Center.
Pinnacle Financial is the anchor for the first Class A spec office space in Memphis in just about a decade.
Nashville Mayor Megan Barry, a Democrat in Tennessee’s sea of red, finds herself adapting to the control Republicans hold over the state Legislature.
A few hours before St. Louis Cardinals prospect Alex Reyes took the mound at AutoZone Park, Memphis Redbirds manager Mike Shildt confided that it was a good time to “back him off” – or hold down his pitch count.
Over the summer, Peyton Manning spoke with Josh Dobbs about the essence of a senior season for a college quarterback.
Hope is what Tennessee Titans have to offer their fans when training camp officially opens on Saturday.
HERMITAGE, Tenn. (AP) – High school football in Tennessee will have nine separate classifica-tions starting in 2017.
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TAG Truck Center is moving forward with a $28 million trucking facility at the former site of the Mall of Memphis. Contractor Linkous Construction Co. recently filed two building permits for TAG’s new headquarters.
When I was growing up, my family would spend the summers at the beach. Learning to swim in the Atlantic Ocean also meant learning to respect the unpredictability of the undertow. I learned that respect after I was pulled from its grasp by the last person on a human chain of 27 rescuers, as I was being sucked under the water for what I thought would be the last time.
In a dystopian future era, applicable law dictates that if you are single after a certain age, you must take up residence in The Hotel for 45 days. If you don’t fall in love with someone in that time period, you will be transformed into the beast of your choice and released into the wild.
Communication is most effective when it flows up and down a two-way street, without roadblocks. While this may seem elementary, many companies are just beginning to realize the value of employee feedback.
SOMERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Leaders in Fayette County have raised $1.1 million for the development of an educational outreach center in Somerville that will be operated by the University of Tennessee at Martin.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee State Library & Archives says it has a new online collection about the women's suffrage movement.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A Hillary Clinton delegate from eastern Tennessee has been booted from the Democratic National Convention after a Bernie Sanders supporter says he became over-ly aggressive with her.
LONDON (AP) – SABMiller has suspended work on integrating its operations with those of Anheuser-Busch InBev while it reviews its sweetened bid, raising concern about completion of the 79 billion pound ($104 billion) takeover.
NEW YORK (AP) – Did you hear the one about the cable company that's actually improving customer service? The punchline: Comcast and its rivals say it's no joke.