VOL. 122 | NO. 148 | Wednesday, August 8, 2007
In last flurry of legislative activity, Cohen goes for Cheney's jugular
Before the U.S. House of Representatives adjourned last week for its August recess, Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen found himself going on the offensive right up to the last minute.
Ward Wimbish has a message for companies thinking about moving part or all of their logistics and distribution operations to the area: West Memphis is open for business.
Dr. Gabor Tigyi has been appointed chairman of the Department of Physiology in the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Tigyi has been with UTHSC for 15 years. He was elected in 1984 to the 200-member Hungarian Academy of Sciences as a foreign member.
The latest rankings of Memphis City Schools this week under federal No Child Left Behind standards offered a glass half full or a glass half empty depending on who was drinking from the glass.
NASHVILLE (AP) - Gov. Phil Bredesen on Monday said his efforts to promote diversity on the state's appellate courts are being thwarted by the state Judicial Selection Commission.
New changes are on the menu for Old Venice Pizza Co.
NASHVILLE (AP) - A Google description of Fred Thompson's redesigned Web site is jumping the gun on the status of the actor-politician's presidential considerations, his spokeswoman said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Easing the investment constraints faced by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may not be enough to rescue homeowners and investors caught up in the mortgage market turbulence.
Forest Hill cemeteries and funeral homes owner Clayton Smart will act as his own attorney – at least for the time being.