VOL. 125 | NO. 157 | Friday, August 13, 2010
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. said the first visible changes in a revamped city General Services division will be new faces.
Park’s appeal enhanced with skateboard and dog areas
Nicole Heverly, a Midtowner, didn’t have a reason to visit Tobey Park until a couple months ago when it became the site of the city’s first dog park.
Memphis-based Mallory Alexander International Logistics has opened an office in New York state, its 23rd worldwide branch, the company announced Thursday.
Local Democratic Party leaders are collecting affidavits as a start toward formally challenging the Aug. 5 Shelby County election results.
Charles Metcalf Crump was remembered Thursday as an experienced attorney whose long service to the law influenced countless attorneys.
Mike Skelton has been in the sales game for 20 years.
The campaign for a consolidation charter kicked off this week in a stifling heat on the Main Street Mall between City Hall and the County Administration Building.
When Rachel Hurley came into Signature Advertising & Marketing Solutions for a job interview, it was for the position of traffic manager – the person who keeps projects on track and moving forward.
Memphis. Forever and ever.
There’s a company 200-strong in Texas called Beryl, and it’s the nation’s leader in health care customer interactions and relationship management. That’s the long way of saying it’s a call center. In an industry where turnover is usually about 80 to 90 percent, Beryl’s is 17. And their client retention rate is 95 percent.
MEMPHIS (AP) – Elvis Presley is in play.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Growing pessimism over the weak economic recovery pushed mortgage rates to the lowest level in decades for the seventh time in eight weeks.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The economy is looking bleaker as new applications for jobless benefits rose last week to the highest level in almost six months.
DETROIT (AP) – General Motors Co. chief Ed Whitacre said Thursday he's stepping down as CEO on Sept. 1, his mission accomplished as the company reported its second straight quarterly profit.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Your company just denied your disability claim. What do you do now? How long do you have to file an appeal? And with whom?
WASHINGTON (AP) – Determined to show a commitment to stopping the flow of illegal immigrants, the Senate convened a special session Thursday and passed a $600 million bill to put more agents and equipment along the Mexican border.