Editorial Results (free)
1. Last Word: Alexander and Corker Differ, Instant Runoff React and Kroger On Hold
- Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Tennessee’s two U.S. Senators split their votes Tuesday in Washington on the vote that followed the vote to open debate on a repeal and replacement of Obamacare. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker both voted yes on the debate motion. But then Corker was one of the nine Republican Senate votes that killed the Obamacare replacement plan known as BCRA, while Alexander voted for it.
2. Herenton's First New Year's Remarks In A Decade Stir Pot
- Wednesday, January 4, 2017
It’s been 10 years since Willie Herenton delivered his last New Year’s Prayer Breakfast message – a political homily Herenton made an institution while serving as mayor of Memphis.
3. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some of Those Who Died in 2016
- Monday, January 2, 2017
Death claimed transcendent political figures in 2016, including Cuba's revolutionary leader and Thailand's longtime king, but also took away royals of a different sort: kings of pop music, from Prince and David Bowie to George Michael.
4. The Rest of the August Ballot
- Saturday, July 9, 2016
If all goes according to plan on the Aug. 4 election day, Linda Phillips hopes the result is that you don’t see her in any of the reporting on election night.
5. The Week Ahead: June 6-12
- Monday, June 6, 2016
Time to get this week started, Memphis! There’s plenty to keep you busy in this week’s roundup of need-to-know happenings, from the 50th anniversary of a seminal civil rights moment to a blast from the '80s-movie past...
6. Mike Norvell Era Starts with Optimism And a Raise-the-Bar Recruiting Class
- Friday, February 5, 2016
In a few minutes, first-year coach Mike Norvell would be standing behind a lectern providing assembled media a summary of his first recruiting class at the University of Memphis.
“Not a good class,” he would say, “a great class, a home-run-hitting class.”
7. University of Memphis Notebook: Ballers Can’t Shoot, Norvell Completes Staff
- Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Among coach Josh Pastner’s favorite refrains: “You gotta make shots.”
The University of Memphis made few shots in its 86-76 loss at No. 24 South Carolina on Saturday, Jan. 2, going 19 of 61 from the floor for an atrocious 31.1 percent. So awful was the Tigers’ shooting from the floor that it rendered the 30 of 36 performance (83.3 percent) from the free-throw line a footnote.
8. Northwestern Defense Tough, But Give Edge to UT
- Saturday, December 26, 2015
There’s nothing like spending the Christmas holidays in Florida, and Tennessee’s football team will savor every minute of it for the second consecutive year.
The Vols (8-4) board a flight Saturday morning to Tampa, Fla., where they will spend almost a week before the Jan. 1 Outback Bowl against Northwestern (10-2).
9. Norvell Adds Another Assistant to Memphis Football Staff
- Monday, December 14, 2015
David Johnson, the tight ends and running backs coach at Tulane University the past four seasons, has been hired by new University of Memphis football coach Mike Norvell.
10. Dickey Retained On Tigers Football Staff
- Saturday, December 12, 2015
New University of Memphis football coach Mike Norvell will keep assistant coach Darrell Dickey on his staff.
11. Dickey Retained On Tigers Football Staff
- Wednesday, December 9, 2015
New University of Memphis football coach Mike Norvell will keep assistant coach Darrell Dickey on his staff.
12. Kasich Makes Fundraising Stops in Tennessee
- Thursday, December 3, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate John Kasich said Tuesday that his visit to Tennessee is aimed at avoiding having to scramble for support in the state's March 1 primary if he emerges as a strong contender from the earliest contests.
13. 8 Tennessee Lawmakers Sign on as Marco Rubio Delegates
- Wednesday, December 2, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio's list of Tennessee delegates includes former U.S. Rep. Zach Wamp, state House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick and state Sens. Brian Kelsey and Jack Johnson.
14. Better Titans Doing Nothing for Whisenhunt’s Record
- Saturday, October 17, 2015
The whispers are already out there. How much job security does Ken Whisenhunt really have with the Tennessee Titans?
It seems a little soon for message boards and talk radio to be discussing the ouster of the Titans coach, but such is life in the coaching fish bowl when you lose games that should go into the win column, like the Titans have done in their past two games.
15. Five City Council Races Destined for Runoffs
- Friday, October 9, 2015
The identity of the Memphis City Council that will take office in January with six new members was still in flux at the end of a very long and frustrating Oct. 8 election night.
The races for four of those six open seats and the seat now held by an appointee to the council are going to a Nov. 19 runoff election – one week before Thanksgiving.
16. Scott Sharpe Named CAO Of District Attorney General’s Office
- Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Scott Sharpe recently was named chief administrative officer of the Shelby County District Attorney General’s office following the departure of longtime CAO Priscilla Campbell.
17. Memphis Mayoral Field Set at 10
- Friday, July 24, 2015
Shelby County Election Commissioners have certified the Memphis election ballot for Oct. 8.
These are the names to appear on that ballot for the 15 elected offices.
The commission met hours after the noon Thursday, July 23, deadline for candidates to withdraw from the ballot if they wished.
18. Coroner: No Evidence B.B. King Was Poisoned Before Death
- Wednesday, July 15, 2015
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Medical examiners found no evidence to prove the allegation that blues legend B.B. King was poisoned before he died of natural causes in May, according to autopsy findings made public Monday.
19. A Baseball Guy
- Thursday, July 9, 2015
Bottom of the first inning at AutoZone Park, and Redbirds first baseman Dan Johnson is in the batter’s box. Oklahoma City’s pitcher winds and delivers and Johnson, a left-handed hitter, swings and makes contact. Loud contact.
20. US to Destroy Its Largest Remaining Chemical Weapons Cache
- Thursday, February 5, 2015
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) – The United States is about to begin destroying its largest remaining stockpile of chemical-laden artillery shells, marking a milestone in the global campaign to eradicate a debilitating weapon that still creeps into modern wars.
21. After the Campaign
- Saturday, November 22, 2014
The 2014 election year began in January with dissent from the floor.
At the end of the Shelby County Democratic Party’s annual Kennedy Day fundraiser in January, former Memphis City Council member and state Rep. Carol Chumney, who was not among the speakers, challenged the party establishment from her table to do more to support women running for office.
22. Mississippi State’s Historic Season Continues
- Tuesday, November 11, 2014
No doubt, Mississippi State’s season turns on what happens next Saturday at Alabama. But for a moment, let us consider what the Bulldogs have done so far in running out to a 9-0 start, 5-0 in the SEC, and claiming the top spot in the national polls.
23. Oak Ridge Biomass Steam Plant Already Closed
- Tuesday, August 26, 2014
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (AP) – When Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Biomass Steam Plant opened in 2012, it was supposed to save the lab money while also cutting pollution. But the plant had to be shut down after just a year and a half when a systems check found that some parts were already failing.
24. Democratic Divide Widens in Election Results
- Friday, August 8, 2014
Democrats have retained their seven-vote majority on the new single-district Shelby County Commission that takes office Sept. 1.
That and the re-election victory of Democratic incumbent Cheyenne Johnson in the race for Shelby County Assessor of Property were the only bright spots for a divided local Democratic Party that lost every other countywide partisan elected position to Republicans in the Aug. 7 county general election, just as they lost every countywide position to Republicans four years earlier.
25. Cohen Prevails, Incumbents Dominate
- Friday, August 8, 2014
Democratic U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen held off Thursday, Aug. 7, the most serious electoral challenge he’s faced since winning the Congressional seat in 2006, in the form of attorney Ricky E. Wilkins.
26. Cohen, Luttrell, Weirich, Harris Take Early Vote
- Friday, August 8, 2014
Democratic U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen has taken the early vote over challenger Ricky Wilkins in the hard fought Democratic Congressional primary on Thursday’s Shelby County election ballot.
27. Memphis Bar Judicial Poll Released
- Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The Memphis Bar Association poll of attorneys on the judicial races on the Aug. 7 ballot shows 16 percent to as high as 38 percent of the attorneys participating have no opinion in many of the judicial races.
28. Harris Files Ford Challenge at Deadline
- Thursday, April 3, 2014
Memphis City Council member Lee Harris is challenging Democratic state Sen. Ophelia Ford in the August primary for District 29, the Senate seat held by a member of the Ford family since 1975.
29. Weirich Opens Re-Election Campaign
- Wednesday, November 13, 2013
There were lots of judges on hand as Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich opened her re-election campaign Sunday, Nov. 10.
30. Economist Outlines US Freight Network at Intermodal Conference
- Thursday, September 26, 2013
The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute at the University of Memphis welcomed a distinguished list of guest speakers to its seventh annual Intermodal Freight Conference at the FedEx Institute of Technology Tuesday, Sept. 24.
31. Intermodal Conference to Tackle Freight Issues
- Friday, September 20, 2013
The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute at the University of Memphis will host its seventh annual Intermodal Freight Conference at the FedEx Institute of Technology on the University of Memphis campus Tuesday, Sept. 24.
32. Wealthy Business Executives Eye Political Races
- Tuesday, September 17, 2013
CHICAGO (AP) – He has never been elected to anything, not even "student council in high school," as he boasts. He has little patience for schmoozing. In dealing with people, he admits to being "pretty blunt" - more suited to running a large private equity firm, which Bruce Rauner did successfully for 30 years, than seeking votes for governor, which he intends to do in Illinois next year.
33. Obama Presses On With GOP Charm Offensive
- Friday, March 8, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama pressed on with his Republican charm offensive Thursday, holding a White House lunch with House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan in an effort to soften the ground for potential talks on a long-term deficit reduction deal.
34. Highpoint Church Buys Briarcrest’s East Memphis Campus
- Friday, November 9, 2012
After seven years of leasing space for its worship services, Highpoint Church has acquired Briarcrest Christian School Systems Inc.’s property at 6000 Briarcrest Ave. for $7.25 million.
35. Senior Care Management Solutions Promotes Williams
- Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Darla Williams has been promoted to health care administrator at Senior Care Management Solutions. In her new role, Williams will play a critical role in overseeing and customizing clients’ daily care plans to fit their specific needs.
36. School Board Looks for Consensus
- Tuesday, June 26, 2012
After effectively ruling out Kriner Cash last week as the leader of the consolidated Shelby County school system, school board members now turn to a decision about how to select that superintendent.
37. Humane Soc. Names Walker Development, Marketing Mgr.
- Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Leah Walker has joined the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County as development and marketing manager. Walker represented her home state as Miss Georgia in 2008 before joining the Greater Memphis Chamber as a development consultant.
38. Obama's Health Overhaul Lags in Many States
- Tuesday, January 24, 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) – Here's a reality check for President Barack Obama's health overhaul: Three out of four uninsured Americans live in states that have yet to figure out how to deliver on its promise of affordable medical care.
39. Titans Lose 27-13 to Previously Winless Colts
- Tuesday, December 20, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Of all the losses they've had to the Indianapolis Colts, this had to be one of the toughest for the Tennessee Titans.
Dan Orlovsky threw for one touchdown, Donald Brown ran 80 yards for another late in the game and the Colts won their first game of the season, 27-13. The loss has the Titans (7-7) on the brink of elimination from the playoff race.
40. St. Louis Blues
- Friday, December 2, 2011
HEY, ST. LOUIS, YOU WANT A PIECE OF ME? If you don’t think we’re in a fight, you probably don’t realize you’re bleeding.
The first blow came more than 20 years ago – a big, upriver uppercut after a series of negative articles in The Commercial Appeal on St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The hospital hollered, another big river town heard them, and we were one feint away from losing St. Jude to St. Louis. We didn’t go down, rallied as a city and won the hospital’s decision to stay.
41. Daily News Garners Eight TPA Awards
- Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The Daily News and sister publication The Memphis News won eight honors in the University of Tennessee-Tennessee Press Association awards announced Friday, July 15, at the annual TPA convention in Nashville.
42. Tenn.’s Duncan Among Congressmen Suing Obama Over Libya Strikes
- Thursday, June 16, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – A bipartisan group of 10 lawmakers is suing President Barack Obama for taking military action against Libya without war authorization from Congress.
Among the lawmakers is U.S. Rep. Jimmy Duncan, R-Tenn., who represents Tennessee’s Second District: Knox, Blount, Loudon, Monroe and McMinn counties, as well as a potion of Sevier County.
43. The No Voting Machine
- Friday, January 21, 2011
THANKS, GUYS, BUT WE’LL TAKE IT FROM HERE.
For the first half of the 20th century, one political machine with one man firmly at the controls ran Memphis. Not only did Boss Crump decide who got elected, appointed, fired and indicted around here, he pretty much did that for the whole state, and wielded considerable influence in the national Democratic Party. Memphis mayor for six years and congressman for four, he was the power behind everything for almost 50.
44. Fun on the Farm
- Thursday, October 7, 2010
With dry dirt dusting up around his feet, Henry Jones walks the family farm and talks about the weather.
Some rain would be nice, he says, as long as it’s not on a Friday or a Saturday. The pumpkins may be smaller this October and their vines a bit withered, but he’s more worried about the “Trail of Terror” getting rained out.
45. Congress: Connections With Toyota
- Thursday, February 25, 2010
Several lawmakers on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which is holding a hearing Wednesday on the Toyota recalls, have Toyota factories and offices in their states or even their districts. A look at some of the automaker's ties:
46. YLD President Wiggins Joins Baker Donelson as Associate
- Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Kyle M. Wiggins has joined Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC as an associate in the Health Services & Products group. He will concentrate his practice on litigation surrounding medical malpractice defense, personal injury defense and general civil litigation.
47. Appeals Loom in GM Plan to Sell Assets
- Wednesday, July 8, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Groups representing plaintiffs in car accidents said Monday they would oppose General Motors' attempt to quickly exit bankruptcy protection, arguing that hundreds of victims could be hurt by the government-led plan.
48. SCS Superintendent Search Differs From MCS Approach
- Monday, March 2, 2009
If one wanted proof of just how different Memphis City Schools are from Shelby County Schools, it could start with the way each school system goes about selecting superintendents.
Each of the school systems has a superintendent appointed by its respective elected school board.
49. GM, Chrysler Seek Billions More, To Cut More Jobs
- Thursday, February 19, 2009
DETROIT (AP) - Billions of dollars in government loans to prop up General Motors and Chrysler won't be enough. The companies, which have received $17.4 billion so far, filed plans with the government more than doubling that request to a staggering total of $39 billion.
50. US Auto Sales Drop in 2008, Recovery Unclear
- Wednesday, January 7, 2009
DETROIT (AP) - After a year in which U.S. auto sales tumbled 18 percent and GM had its worst year in nearly a half-century amid slack demand fueled by a terrible economic outlook and growing job worries, automakers are reluctant to predict when a recovery might occur.
51. Jones Ascends to High-Level Position At Army Corps of Engineers
- Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Carol Winfield Jones has been selected as chief, project development branch and assistant to the deputy district engineer for project management for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District.
52. Few Surprises At Filing Deadline
- Monday, April 7, 2008
About half of Shelby County's delegation to the Tennessee Legislature won re-election at Thursday's filing deadline for candidates on the Aug. 7 ballot.
Eight of the 16 state House seats had only one candidate - the incumbent. And all three of the state Senate seats on the ballot were incumbent-only affairs.
- Tuesday, April 1, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The speaker will be Winfield Dunn, former governor of Tennessee. Cost is $18 at the door. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes, 526-1318 or email@example.com.
- Monday, March 31, 2008
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners will meet today at 1:30 p.m. in the first floor commission chamber of the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. For more information, call Chief Administrator Steve Summerall at 545-4301.
55. Yo! Memphis Files Suit Against City Schools
- Wednesday, March 26, 2008
The foundation operating the Memphis charter school Yo! Memphis Academy is suing the Memphis City Schools system over its 2007 decision to revoke the academy's charter and close it.
Yo! Memphis Foundation Inc. filed the lawsuit in Shelby County Circuit Court last week, according to The Daily News Online, www.memphisdailynews.com, claiming breach of contract and seeking at least $3 million in damages.
56. Wharton Chimes In On School System's Woes With Takeover Idea
- Wednesday, November 7, 2007
A federal grand jury is investigating several of Memphis City Schools' construction contracts.
Three former board members and one outgoing member just elected to the City Council were called to testify in recent days.
57. Memphis SchoolsSelect Interim Superintendent
- Thursday, August 9, 2007
Memphis education officials have picked an interim superintendent to replace Dr. Carol Johnson, who is leaving to take the same post with the Boston public school system.
The Memphis Boa
58. FedEx Institute of Technology Names Mandle Executive Director
- Wednesday, August 1, 2007
Shaye R. Mandle has been named executive director of the FedEx Institute of Technology at the University of Memphis. Previously, he worked for the Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), where he led the business activities of SAIC's Reconnaissance and Surveillance Operation. Mandle has worked as a district director for the former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Dennis Hastert, and as a legislative liaison to the Illinois Department of Revenue.
59. A Quiet Impact
- Wednesday, April 26, 2006
"Out of countless memories, invention selects a few that become the story of my life." - Aphorist Mason Cooley
Ask a few people who knew Dan W. Davis, and you'll receive memories that make up the story of his life.
60. Commercial Advisors' Jensen Voted Commercial Broker of the Year
- Wednesday, April 12, 2006
Larry Jensen has received the 2005 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Broker of the Year from the Memphis Area Association of Realtors' Commercial Council. Jensen is president and CEO of Commercial Advisors LLC. He has more than 30 years of experience in real estate.
61. Building Moratorium Nears End
- Tuesday, March 21, 2006
In the real estate business, nothing is as sacred as location, location, location, which is why a developer as prolific as Terry Dan is looking at almost every major corner of Shelby County except one.
62. New Road to Curl Through Shelby Farms
- Tuesday, March 7, 2006
A few years ago, when Dan Johnson lived in Cordova's Countrywood subdivision, he clocked his average morning commute at 45 minutes. He learned to live with it, even though he says it should have taken only 20 minutes to get to his office in East Memphis.
63. Cooper-Young Eatery Adds to Area's Eclectic Flair
- Wednesday, September 21, 2005
Walk through the doors at 903 S. Cooper St., and you'll quickly be greeted by a voice from behind the bar with a heavy Irish brogue. It belongs to Jo Delahunty, whose fiery red hair and easy way with customers make her conspicuous inside Celtic Crossing, the authentic Irish watering hole that opened this summer in Cooper-Young.
64. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 29, 2005
ABWA Presents Business and Community Involvement Awards
Orchestral Society Names New Board Members
The Memphis Orchestral Society Inc. named Jeff Sanford chairman of its board of directors, effective July 1. Sanford, president of the Center Ci...
65. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 1, 2005
St. Jude Researcher Named to Royal Society
Dr. Tom Curran, chair of the department of Developmental Neurobiology and the co-leader of the Neurobiology and Brain Tumor program at St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, was elected to the Fello...
66. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 16, 2005
Holiday Inn Founder to Receive Legacy Award
Holiday Inn Founder to Receive Legacy Award
The late Kemmons Wilson, founder of Holiday Inn, was named the recipient of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Councils Legacy Award. The ...
67. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, December 29, 2004
BOMA Inducts 2005 Officers
Gibbons Named to Chair National Committee
Judge Julia Gibbons of Memphis was named by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist as chair of the Budget Committee of the Judicial Conference. Gibbons has bee...
68. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, October 20, 2004
Shelby County Alumni Honored
MAHBA Announces New Board Members
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association announced the following new members of its board of directors: Tommy Byrnes, Phil Chamberlain III, Ginger Coggins, Michael Matthews and G...
69. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 9, 2004
Timm Locke, president of Locke Marketing Public Relations, was named new executive vice president of NOFMA: The Wood Flooring
Askew Appointed to AIA Fellows Jury
Lee Askew III, partner and founder of Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects, was appoin...
70. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 2, 2004
MEMPHIS FOOD BANK APPOINTS ASST
The Food Bank Appoints Assistant Director
Estella Mayhue-Greer was appointed assistant director of the Memphis Food Bank. Greer has been with The Food Bank for eight years. She previously served as agency relati...
71. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 28, 2004
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors honored Martin Edwards Jr
MAAR Dedicates Center in Honor of Past President
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors honored Martin Edwards Jr. with the dedication of the Martin Edwards Jr. Education Cen...
72. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 19, 2003
Clark Cummings was appointed senior vice president and security director for FirstBank
Clark Cummings was appointed senior vice president and security director for FirstBank. He will be responsible for developing security procedures and documenta...
73. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 12, 2003
Julie Wittichen Gasaway has become an associate at Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects
Julie Wittichen Gasaway has become an associate at Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects. She joined the firm in 1990 and earned a bachelors degree from the University o...
74. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 4, 2002
Thomas F. Barnett and Emily Turner Landry joined the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell as associates. Barnett concentrates his practice in the area of litigation. He earned a bachelors degree from Ohio State Unive...
75. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, March 5, 2001
Lexington, Tenn Lexington, Tenn.-based FirstBank opened its first Shelby County branch Wednesday in the new Wal-Mart Superstore on Winchester Road. FirstBank also plans to open a loan production office at the Southwinds Building in the Germantown ar...
76. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 25, 2000
Victor Mills was named as the general manager of the Peabody hotel Victor Mills was named general manager of the Peabody hotel. He joined the Peabody Hotel Group in 1990 through the Peabody Orlando hotel. During his tenure, he earned the Peabody Gro...
77. Archived Article: Real Focus (hbg)
- Tuesday, May 30, 2000
Hnedak Bobo creates master plan for firms future Hnedak Bobo creates blueprint for firms future By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News In an effort to ensure its success into the 21st century and beyond, Memphis architecture firm Hnedak Bobo Group has exp...
78. Archived Article: Cavion.com Lj
- Thursday, February 10, 2000
Cavion Cavion.com opens office in Nonconnah center By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Cavion.com, a Denver, Colo.-based Internet online banking company, has opened an office in Memphis. The company has signed a lease with Trammell Crow Co. for space i...
79. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 17, 1999
Thompson & Co Allen Saylor has been promoted to vice president-hotel division for Allen & OHara Inc. He previously was regional director for the firms hotel division. Saylor has a bachelors degree from Michigan State University and is a cert...
80. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, October 19, 1999
The demand for DeSoto The demand for DeSoto New projects representing more than $360 million in capital investments may be leading DeSoto County toward another record-breaking year for development By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News With nine companies...
81. Archived Article: Office Depot
- Tuesday, August 17, 1999
Office Depot opens Southaven store Office Depot opens Southaven store By LAURIE JOHNSON Office Depot opened the doors last week to its new DeSoto County store, located at the corner of Interstate 55 and Goodman Road in Southaven. The 30,000-square-f...
82. Archived Article: Marketplace
- Monday, April 12, 1999
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Arkansas adventures Promoted as "The Natural State," Arkansas is a popular travel destination for shoppers, anglers and seniors looking to retire By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News When Don Johnson is not working at Fed...
83. Archived Article: Irs (bott)
- Wednesday, February 17, 1999
By LAURIE JOHNSON IRS Problem-Solving Day to help Memphians with ongoing woes By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News As the time to file 1998 tax returns approaches, its a good time to clear up any tax woes lingering from previous years. The Internal Reve...
84. Archived Article: Attorney Graph
- Tuesday, February 16, 1999
Attorney Attorney Judgments Amount ------------------------------------------------ ----------- -------------------------- Gordon & Feldbaum 226 $220,174.79 Baer Baer & Baer 220 $348,622.30 Mccullough Law Firm ...
85. Archived Article: Gov't (mlc)
- Thursday, December 3, 1998
Two separate projects that will revitalize a block of South Front will be considered by the Memphis Landmarks Commission at its meeting today Inn, office expansion planned for South Front By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily New Two separate projects that wil...
86. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, September 9, 1998
Joy Flora Appointed President of Joy Flora has been appointed president of Merry Maids. Flora most recently served as vice president of finance for ServiceMaster International. She also is a former franchise owner. Sandy Swanson has joined Trammell ...
87. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 29, 1998
Taylor French has been named general manager of French & Co Taylor French has been named general manager of French & Co., Realtors and The French Connection. He is a graduate of the University of the South. Dan Estes has been promoted to vic...
88. Archived Article: U-stor (bott)
- Wednesday, July 15, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON U-Stor to enlarge South Memphis facility By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News U-Stor is about to start construction on 200 additional units for its self-storage facility at 4000 S. Third in South Memphis. A building permit valued at $3...
89. Archived Article: Scit (lead)
- Tuesday, June 23, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Security Capital starts large-user warehouse By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Security Capital Industrial Trust has started constructing a 500,000-square-foot speculative distribution facility at 5461 Davidson Road in Southeast Mem...
90. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 20, 1998
April 21 April 21 The Society for Human Resource Management will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin. The speaker will be U.S. Navy Capt. Ann E. Rondeau. The cost is $25 for nonmembers. For reservations, call Eloise McGee at 375-5...
91. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 23, 1998
March 23 March 23 The League of Women Voters will meet at 7 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Public Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Gay M. Johnston, executive director of the Memphis Literacy Council. For more information, call 327-689...
92. Archived Article: Check That Charity Lj
- Friday, November 7, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON BBB warns: Look before you give By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Whether its Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, the predominant focus of the holiday season is giving, and one way many people express this aspect of the spirit is by con...
93. Archived Article: Fast Lane-bullit's Lj
- Wednesday, September 17, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON New ëCstore/fast food combo to debut in Memphis By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News A Mississippi-based convenience store company is preparing to extend its presence into the Memphis market, and it is bringing with it a new fast ...
94. Archived Article: Wolf Rvr Cleanup Lj
- Tuesday, September 16, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON Cleanup day planned for urban nature preserve on Wolf River By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Two environmental conservation groups will coordinate their efforts on Saturday to remove trash and debris from a newly designated wetland...
95. Archived Article: Real Fcs (usda Auto) Lj
- Tuesday, September 16, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON Out with the old, in with the new The USDAs new computerized loan-servicing system will improve services for 22,500 home-loan borrowers in Tennessee By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The U.S. Department of Agricultures new computeri...
96. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, September 3, 1997
Lisa Sanford has been named assistant vice president of executive banking for Enterprise National Bank at its Poplar/Ridgeway location Lisa Sanford has been named assistant vice president of executive banking for Enterprise National Bank at its Popl...
97. Archived Article: Wolf River Ranch Lj
- Friday, August 29, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON Work to begin on Wolf River Ranch By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Bulldozers are expected to begin rolling within the next few weeks on the first section of Wolf River Ranch, a new planned development that eventually will cover 35...
98. Archived Article: Real Fcs (local Steel) Lj
- Tuesday, March 4, 1997
lj 10/5 cates To steel or not to steel A growing trend in other parts of the country, steel framing has received attention but not yet found a home locally By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News As timber has become increasingly scarce and lumber prices h...
99. Archived Article: Real Fcs (rain) Lj
- Tuesday, February 18, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Rain, rain go away Second-wettest year in Memphis history has local builders wringing their hands By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News For Memphis contractors, the childhood chant, "Rain, rain, go away, come again another day," h...
100. Archived Article: Church Rd. Warehouse Lj
- Tuesday, February 18, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Southaven becoming hot spot for warehouse development By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The "next big thing" in distribution development may be shaping up in Southaven, Miss., with construction underway on one speculative ware...