VOL. 130 | NO. 183 | Monday, September 21, 2015
Even with pending changes, schools careful not to 'teach to the test'
The college entry process is changing as the College Board debuts redesigned SAT and PSAT tests this school year.
It’s not the kind of history you normally see at the National Civil Rights Museum, even with the museum’s 2014 technological update and expanded exhibits.
There was a time when Bridget Bradley in the same room with Shelby County Schools board members might have been a confrontation.
Multifamily fundamentals were strong for the second quarter of 2015 as Downtown and Collierville continued to perform well in their new-construction booms.
Even after numerous debates, including three on television, it turns out the four major candidates for Memphis mayor did have a few new things to say during the last televised debate of the 2015 election year.
Memphis-based Central Defense Security has opened four branches in three states since first setting up shop in Memphis in July 2005.
Lakeland voters elected Michelle Dial and Joshua Roman to the city’s board of commissioners Thursday, Sept. 17, in the town's second election of the year.
Gokben Yamandag recalls fond childhood memories visiting open markets for hours on Saturdays in her native Turkey.
Encouraged by 1000s of Leadership Training workshops, books and sessions, I took a time to contemplate and draft my purpose. The idea is that if you know your driving purpose, this knowledge will guide and attune all future growth. The purpose will act as a point of inspiration, a decision filter, and also an endless surplus of renewal.
Milestones are an important part of life that remind us of something that matters.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican Gov. Bill Haslam insisted last week that he has no "bias" toward privatizing state government activities.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Inspectors from the American Correctional Association have completed their visits to five Tennessee prisons after conducting a review at the request of the state's Department of Correction.
NEW YORK (AP) — Universal Health Services, one of the largest hospital operators in the U.S., said Friday it will buy addiction treatment facility company Foundations Recovery Network for $350 million.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 29 states in August and held steady in 11 as hiring remained solid nationwide. Falling oil and coal prices continued to take a toll on energy-producing states.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An index of future U.S. economic health edged up slightly in August after a flat reading in July. The outcome in both months signaled economic growth could be moderating.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer-friendly ratings of the benefits of new drugs. Limits on what patients pay. Requiring drug companies to disclose how much they actually spend on research.