Editorial Results (free)
1. Long, Winding Road
- Saturday, August 4, 2018
Considered by many to be the main artery of Memphis’ robust logistical and distribution network, the Lamar Avenue Corridor has long been clogged by its own narrow lanes and outdated capacity.
2. The Week Ahead: July 16-22
- Monday, July 16, 2018
Good morning, Memphis! The popular Roundhouse Revival at the Mid-South Coliseum returns this weekend, along with a retro skate night against the scenic backdrop of the Mississippi River at sunset. Check out those events and more happenings you need to know about in The Week Ahead...
3. Amazon, Container Store Eye New Locations in Memphis
- Monday, July 16, 2018
5155 Citation Dr.
Memphis, TN 38118
Permit Amount: $10 million
Application Date: July 10
Owner: Exeter Property Group
4. DMC Steering Committee Recommends Consultant for Downtown Master Plan
- Thursday, July 12, 2018
In an effort to create a master plan for all of Downtown Memphis that will complement the administration’s Memphis 3.0 plan, the Downtown Memphis Commission staff has issued its recommended consultant for the project.
5. City Working to Settle EPE/Grizzlies Dispute as Litigation Mounts
- Tuesday, March 27, 2018
As the litigation piles up in a dispute between two of the most recognizable brands in Memphis, city officials say they are still hopeful a deal can be worked out between Elvis Presley Enterprises and the Memphis Grizzlies.
6. Novel Approach
- Saturday, March 10, 2018
The smallest of the city’s 17 public libraries is also one of its most used. The Frayser Branch library is a brick-and-glass rectangle on a half-acre at 3712 Argonne St. With some modest columns and shrubs, a few planters and cinderblock lattice work, it is shoe-horned into the side of a hill in a residential neighborhood a block from the commercial corridor of North Watkins Road still dominated by churches.
7. Last Word: Second Snow Day, The Post-King Generation and Cohen's Cadillac
- Wednesday, January 17, 2018
A second snow day awaits Wednesday on this short week for many but not all of us. And there is some grumbling about the approach to treating roads off the main thoroughfares that may, in this city where a cut-through detour is a real thing and the reason for speed humps, still see a lot of traffic.
8. Last Word: Corker's Decision, Buses & Bikes and Tenoke Comeback
- Wednesday, September 27, 2017
And with a brief, carefully-worded written statement Tuesday afternoon, U.S. Senator Bob Corker has blown up the forming-2018 race for the Senate seat he will give up at the end of 2018 and that probably applies to the 2018 race for Tennessee Governor. That’s even if Corker doesn’t follow Tuesday’s announcement by getting into the race for Governor at some point. Corker said nothing about what is next beyond his remaining time in office.
9. County Mulls Garage For Long-Term Parking Fix
- Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Shelby County Jury Commission officials have points they always make with citizens on jury duty in Downtown Memphis. And it includes an apology for the parking situation around the Criminal Justice Center and the Judge D’Army Bailey Courthouse, where those called to be on juries will work for a week at a time.
10. County Commission Approves Sheriff's Office Parking Near CJC
- Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Shelby County Commissioners approved Monday, Aug. 14, a couple of one-year contracts totaling $226,250 for 519 parking spaces near the Criminal Justice Center for the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.
11. County Commission Approves Sheriff's Office Parking Near CJC
- Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Shelby County Commissioners approved Monday, Aug. 14, a couple of one-year contracts totaling $226,250 for 519 parking spaces near the Criminal Justice Center for the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.
12. Germantown Community Theatre Looks for Sustainable Growth
- Thursday, March 2, 2017
From a philosophical perspective, Germantown Community Theatre artistic director Justin Asher says continued existence – and the theater is in its 46th season – is its own evidence.
“No matter what you call it, when theater communities come together to produce art for art’s sake, it’s a good thing,” he said.
13. Last Word: The Bridge Revisited, The Election Year and Lamar Remains Lamar
- Friday, December 30, 2016
One of the biggest stories of 2016 wasn’t planned and the spontaneous nature of the July 10 demonstration that closed the Hernando DeSoto Bridge made it a very unusual story. It was spontaneous and it tapped long held feelings and frustrations. For that reason and others, it is its own story in our continuing review of the year’s biggest stories in Memphis.
14. 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.
15. Last Word: $4.8 Billion of TNT, North Parkway Complications and Graceland West
- Thursday, May 19, 2016
FedEx sets a date next week for its acquisition of TNT Express – a $4.8 billion deal that was approved by TNT shareholders Wednesday.
16. Finances Will Be in Focus at City Council
- Tuesday, March 15, 2016
The list of financial surprises that Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland presented to Memphis City Council members two weeks ago tops council discussions Tuesday, March 15.
17. City Council Approves Colonial Conversion, Vintage Trolley Purchase
- Wednesday, January 20, 2016
One of two golf courses at Colonial Country Club would give way to houses under a planned development approved Tuesday, Jan. 19, by the Memphis City Council.
The council approved a development that would turn the north course at Colonial into either a mix of single-family homes, townhouses and cottages or a mix of housing for senior citizens.
18. A List of Mayor-Elect Jim Strickland’s Appointments So Far
- Monday, December 14, 2015
Memphis Mayor elect Jim Strickland still has some appointments to make, but he is methodically filling key positions in his administration ahead of taking office Jan. 1.
19. Attorney Rob Ratton Joins Fisher & Phillips
- Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Robert W. Ratton has joined Fisher & Phillips LLP’s Memphis office as of counsel, a role in which he represents employers in a wide range of employment law matters and supports clients with internal investigations and compliance issues. Ratton most recently served as a staff attorney at TruGreen LP.
20. Mathes Takes Helm at Community Legal Center
- Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Longtime attorney Anne Mathes has been named executive director of the nonprofit Community Legal Center, which has been providing civil legal services to lower-income Memphians for more than 20 years. In addition to civil cases and divorces, the CLC collaborates with other agencies to serve victims of domestic violence and elder abuse. They also take some immigration cases.
21. Baker Donelson Adds Carletos-Drayton
- Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Carmalita “CC” Carletos-Drayton has joined the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC as a shareholder. Carletos-Drayton’s legal practice primarily focuses on environmental law, economic development, and government contracts.
22. Making the Connection
- Saturday, June 6, 2015
Archie Willis III had just earned his master’s degree in business at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill when he returned to Memphis in 1981 to help his father, A.W. Willis Jr., redevelop the Adler Hotel Annex.
23. ULI Gathering Puts Numbers to Poverty Challenge
- Wednesday, May 6, 2015
The way Steve Guinn sees it, there are two ways for Memphis to reduce its poverty rate by 10 percentage points.
24. Rieger Begins Work at Memphis Chamber
- Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Tom Rieger recently joined the Greater Memphis Chamber as senior vice president of member development, a role in which he will oversee major fundraising activities, conduct membership drive campaigns and implement revenue enhancement opportunities.
25. Loeb Acquires Newby’s Restaurant Space
- Thursday, January 1, 2015
Memphis-based Loeb Properties has acquired one of the most venerable locations on the Highland strip.
Loeb purchased the long-time home of club and restaurant Newby’s at 535 and 539 Highland St. from Paragon Bank. A purchase price was not disclosed Friday, Jan. 2.
26. Kirby Joins Literacy Mid-South to Lead Community Engagement
- Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Carley Cianciolo Kirby has joined Literacy Mid-South as community engagement coordinator. In her new role, Kirby will be responsible for the Mid-South Book Festival, which this year is scheduled for Sept. 25-28, as well as the citywide reading campaigns and Literacy Mid-South’s new school fundraising initiative.
27. Park Progress
- Saturday, June 28, 2014
Shelby Farms Park has always seemed, in a way, like Memphis’ 4,500-acre backyard.
Venture to the park on any given day, and what’s liable to greet you is a cross section of Memphis that presents itself amid the park’s rolling hills, pastures, trails and lakes.
28. Mann Takes on Development Role at Shelby Farms Park Conservancy
- Friday, October 4, 2013
Cameron Mann has traded in an office of brick and glass for one of trees and meadow.
Perhaps not literally, but his new position as development manager for corporate and foundation support for Shelby Farms Park Conservancy promises to be more pastoral than musical, as his previous work with the Memphis Music Foundation proved to be.
29. Council Tackles Blue CRUSH, Wage Theft
- Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Memphis City Council members take up third and final reading Tuesday, Jan. 8, of an ordinance that sets up a local General Sessions Court-based process for settling “wage theft” complaints.
30. Woodruff to Deliver Message of Love, Hope
- Monday, October 17, 2011
Best-selling author and ABC “Good Morning America” contributor Lee Woodruff will deliver her message of love, hope and perseverance to a Memphis audience Tuesday, Oct. 18, at The Peabody hotel.
31. Exchange Club Announces New Board Members
- Thursday, August 25, 2011
The Exchange Club Family Center has announced new board members as well as officers for 2011-2012.
Officers are Dan O’Brien, president; George Goldhoff, vice president; Grant Adams, treasurer; Adrienne Dailey-Evans, secretary; and Lucia Heros, immediate past president.
32. Norris Named to Nuclear Energy Council
- Monday, May 16, 2011
Tennessee Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, who’s also a Memphis attorney with Adams and Reese LLP, has been named to serve as one of 12 members on the Communications, Policy and Economic Development Council of a U.S. Department of Energy Program focused on nuclear energy.
33. Bradley Named Mid-South Super Lawyer
- Wednesday, February 9, 2011
J. Anthony Bradley has been named for the third consecutive year to the Mid-South Super Lawyers for estate planning and probate practice areas.
34. DeSoto’s Housing Market Levels Out
- Tuesday, October 19, 2010
The DeSoto County residential market seems to be leveling off after several years of declining numbers. Sales figures for the year-to-date are slightly up, showing small surges and dropoffs after possibly bottoming out in 2008 and 2009.
35. Greenline Galas
- Tuesday, October 5, 2010
For trail lovers across Memphis, it is time to rejoice.
The highly anticipated Shelby Farms Greenline will get its official christening with two big events this week. A ribbon-cutting ceremony takes place Tuesday followed by an all-day community celebration up and down the greenline’s corridor Saturday.
36. Park Progression
- Friday, September 17, 2010
The Shelby Farms Park Conservancy is gearing up to debut two new major park enhancements by the end of the year, with more on tap for early 2011 and beyond.
37. Exchange Club Announces Board
- Monday, August 2, 2010
The Exchange Club Family Center has announced new board members and officers for 2010-2011.
The new board members are Grant Adams, Holly Walters Craft, Adrienne Daily-Evans, Dr. Sheryl Davis, Handel Durham, Joe Fracchia, Dr. Patrick Randolph, Mike Fay, Dr. John Holmes, Shelly Rice and Rick Holland.
- Wednesday, October 28, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Fayre Crossley, director of the Grant Center, will speak. Cost is $99 for members, $150 for nonmembers and $89 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Tuesday, October 27, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Karen Kitchens, program officer at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis Inc., will speak. Cost is $65 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
40. High Court Ruling Could Pave New Way for MPD Suit
- Thursday, July 16, 2009
A group of Memphis police officers might have reason to celebrate, as they could be among the first in the country to feel the positive effects of a high court ruling in a Title VII discrimination case.
41. Wharton Applauds CSX Trail Decision
- Wednesday, April 1, 2009
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners has accepted a $4.7 million grant from Shelby Farms Park Conservancy to turn part of the old CSX railroad corridor into a walking trail.
42. Boyle’s Halperin Receives Realtors Commercial Alliance Award
- Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Mark Halperin of Boyle Investment Co. has received the 2008 Realtors Commercial Alliance National Award from the Realtors Commercial Alliance.
43. U of M Names Slater Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
- Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Shelby L. Slater has been hired at the University of Memphis as its first emergency preparedness coordinator.
Slater will assess, develop and maintain the university’s crisis management plan, facilitate integration of the Incident Command System into emergency planning activities and evaluate emergency communication needs.
- Tuesday, January 29, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon in Ballroom B of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. A lunch buffet costs $18. Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton will give his annual State of the City Address. Reservations should be made to Taylor Hughes at 526-1318 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Monday, January 28, 2008
Rhodes College will present Dr. Nel Noddings, who will speak on "The Problems of School Reform," based on her book "When School Reform Goes Wrong," today at 7 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Patrick Shade at 843-3935.
46. Bearden to Chronicle Memphis Starting With Victorian Village
- Friday, January 25, 2008
Willy Bearden is a prolific filmmaker and author whose projects over the years have tackled local subjects as diverse as Memphis' garage band scene, Elmwood Cemetery and the importance of King Cotton.
- Wednesday, January 23, 2008
Rhodes College will host Charlie Cook, political analyst and publisher of the nonpartisan newsletter "The Cook Political Report," today at 7:30 p.m. in Barrett Hall on the Rhodes campus. Cook will discuss the 2008 primaries and presidential election. For more information, call Meg Carne at 843-3840.
48. Baker Donelson Names Roberts Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
- Wednesday, May 30, 2007
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC has named Kristine L. Roberts its Memphis Pro Bono Attorney of the Year. Roberts was honored for her work as a volunteer with the Attorney of the Day Courthouse Advice Clinic at the Shelby County Courthouse. She also is handling a case for Memphis Area Legal Services. Roberts serves on the Access to Justice Committee of the Memphis Bar Association and volunteers as a judge for educational mock trial events.
49. Art Student Galvanizes Others To Shore Up 'Broken Windows'
- Thursday, May 3, 2007
More and more police departments around the country, including the one in Memphis, have begun subscribing to the "broken windows" theory of law enforcement.
A single broken window, the theory goes, might encourage vandals to break more windows until the building and surrounding area are overrun by a variety of criminal acts. In law enforcement or any other instance, small problems thus are confronted before they have a chance to metastasize.
50. Goldstein Named MAAR Associate of the Year
- Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Crye-Leike Realtors associate Pat Goldstein has been awarded the 2006 Realtor Associate of the Year Award by the Memphis Area Association of Realtors. Goldstein has worked as an agent for 23 years and specializes in residential, relocation, first-time homebuyers and new home real estate sales.
51. Barrow Named Chef de Cuisine At Capriccio Grill
- Wednesday, March 14, 2007
The Peabody Hotel has named Brian Barrow chef de cuisine for Capriccio Grill, an Italian steakhouse. Barrow began his culinary career at 27. He attended Johnson & Wales University's College of Culinary Arts in Miami. He previously was a chef at the Ambassador Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and with Do & Co International Catering.
52. Corporate Scandals Create Focus on Nonprofit Accountability
- Thursday, March 9, 2006
School children are given free fingerprinting kits and taught about safety.
Families who live in poverty are able to say goodbye to substandard housing.
Downtown Memphis parks, streets and medians are kept well-manicured, and visitors get to gaze at exhibits in the renovated Fire Engine House No. 1 at 118 Adams St.
53. Economic Club Hosts 2006 Economic Outlook Breakfast
- Monday, December 12, 2005
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents "Professional Standards: We've Got it; You Need It" from 9 a.m. to noon at MAAR, 6393 Poplar Ave. Cost is $30 for members; $50 for non-members. Visit www.maar.org to register.
54. Grant Center Program Offers Help for Nonprofits
- Friday, December 9, 2005
It's not uncommon on an afternoon in Downtown to see columns of schoolchildren stride soundlessly into the renovated Fire Engine House No. 1 at 118 Adams St., where they marvel at such exhibits as a horse-drawn steam engine, a dispatcher's radio that plays actual 911 calls and an outdoor sculpture that memorializes fire fighters who have died in the line of duty.
- Thursday, October 20, 2005
The Downtown Neighborhood Association meets at 6:30 p.m. today at the Fire Museum of Memphis, 118 Adams Ave. For more information, call 527-DNA1 or visit www.memphisdna.org.
The Grant Center presents a workshop on "Organizational Credibility" from 9 a.m. to noon Friday at the Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. Visit www.grantcenter.org.
- Wednesday, October 19, 2005
The Memphis Technology Council presents TechMixer v5.0 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Power House, 45 E. G.E. Patterson Ave. Cost is $10 in advance; $15 at the door. Call 543-3547.
The Memphis chapter of the Service Corps of Retired Executives, or SCORE, presents "How to Successfully Operate a Small Business" from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Cost is $75. Call 544-3588 or visit www.scorememphis.org.
57. Mpact Memphis Hosts Forum on Government Ethics
- Monday, October 17, 2005
The Grant Center presents "Understanding Census Data" from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Parrish Library computer lab at Southwest Tennessee Community College, 737 Union Ave. Visit www.grantcenter.org.
58. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, May 2, 2005
MAAR Commercial Council Hosts Educational Session
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786. May 4
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council pre...
59. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 20, 2005
U of M Honors Outstanding Alumnus
Transplants Foundation Names Board Officers
The National Foundation for Transplants announced the election of the following officers of its board of directors: Larry Pardue, chairman; Sandra Livesay, vice chai...
60. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, April 12, 2005
The Center City Commission Budget and Finance Committee meets at noon today at CCC offices, 114 N
The Memphis Advertising Federation board meets at 5 p.m. today at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Call 725-6231. The Building Owner...
61. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, April 12, 2004
JOURNALIST ROBIN WRIGHT TO SPEAK AT RHODES COLLEGE
Philanthropist Discusses Financial Empowerment for Women
Rhodes College presents award-winning journalist Robin Wright, staff writer for the Washington Post, at 7:30 p.m. in the Mc...
62. Archived Article: Ccrfc (lead)
- Wednesday, May 14, 2003
Tax freeze spurs more work in run-down block
Tax freeze spurs more work in run-down block
By STACEY WIEDOWER
The Daily News
A developer who plans to renovate the WT Grant Building at 113 S. Main St. into residential and commercial space ...
63. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, January 27, 2003
Calendar of events Jan. 27
Calendar of events Jan. 27-Feb. 2
Mississippi Museum of Art, 201 E. Pascagoula St., in Downtown Jackson, Miss., presents Mary Lovelace ONeal, a survey of more than 25 years of ONeals abstract paintings. On...
64. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, January 13, 2003
Calendar of events Jan. 13-19
Calendar of events Jan. 13-Jan. 19
The International Association for Administrative Professionals Memphis chapter has its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-East, 5795 Poplar Ave. For informat...
65. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, December 30, 2002
Calendar of events
Calendar of events Dec. 30-Jan. 5
The Memphis Bar Association presents Desperate Hours, a seminar providing last-minute continuing legal education, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the MBA conference room, One Comme...
66. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, December 23, 2002
Calendar of events Dec. 23-30
Calendar of events Dec. 23-Dec. 31
The Union Planters IMAXs newest film, Lewis & Clark, is open at the Pink Palace Museum. The film is an account of the historical journey undertaken by Merriwether ...
67. Archived Article: Tech Briefs
- Wednesday, March 13, 2002
Cordova-based iDrive LLC was named a Microsoft Great Plains Business Solutions reselling partner The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and MPACT are working with the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University for "Building for t...
68. Archived Article: Tech Briefs
- Wednesday, March 6, 2002
Cordova-based iDrive LLC was named a Microsoft Great Plains Business Solutions reselling partner Memphis-based N*Cycles Software Solutions and the VitalChek Network announced a partnership to build the next version of VitalVision, an integrated Vita...
69. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 15, 2002
The Madonna Circle will host the 27th Annual Memphis Antique, Garden & Gourmet Show The Madonna Circle will host the 27th annual Memphis Antique, Garden & Gourmet Show Feb. 22 through Feb. 24 in the Shelby County Building at the Mid-South Fa...
70. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, November 13, 2001
Memphis Area Legal Services and the City of Memphis recently won a combined total of $350,000 in grant money from the U
Memphis Area Legal Services and the city of Memphis recently received a total of $350,000 in grant money from the U.S. Departm...
71. Archived Article: Mha (lead)
- Thursday, April 19, 2001
MHA opens employment and training center MHA opens employment, training center By SUE PEASE The Daily News The Memphis Housing Authority unveiled a training center at its Downtown location Wednesday in an event attended by city officials, representa...
72. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, November 3, 2000
The 19th annual Memphis Potters Guild holiday show and sale is Nov The 19th annual Memphis Potters Guild holiday show and sale is Nov. 17-19 at Grace-St. Lukes Church, at Peabody and Belvedere. The opening reception is 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 17. Show...
73. Archived Article: Calvary P.2
- Friday, April 7, 2000
Calvary continues Lenten series on WednesdayCalvary Episcopal Church will begin its annual Lenten Noonday Preaching Series on Calvary Lenten series wraps up Calvary Episcopal Church continues its annual Lenten Noonday Preaching Series Monday, with s...
74. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 27, 2000
Calendar Feb March 27 The Shelby County Election Commission will meet at 4 p.m. in Suite 850, Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main. March 28 A Law Enforcement Block Grant public hearing will take place at 7 p.m. in the Memphis Board of...
75. Archived Article: Gov't (lemoyne)
- Wednesday, October 27, 1999
Redevelopment plan LeMoyne development to get public hearing By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News The site where the LeMoyne Gardens housing project once stood is now a vacant lot. If the Memphis Housing Authority has its way, it wont be for too much lon...
76. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 11, 1999
Oct Oct. 11 Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The guests include Congressmen Ed Bryant and Van Hilleary. Lunch is $14. For reservations, call Jean Drumwright at 756-5808. Consumer Cr...
77. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 4, 1999
Sept Oct. 5 First Tennessee will offer a seminar on asset allocation strategies for investing IRA rollovers at 4385 Poplar Ave. Participants can attend a 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. session or a 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. session. The speaker will be Dan Pizzullo, a fin...
78. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, September 27, 1999
Sept Sept. 27 Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on re-establishing credit, credit reports and cutting the costs of using credit from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 2158 Union Ave., Suite 400. For reservations, call 323-4909, Ext. ...
79. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 30, 1999
Aug Aug. 31 The Memphis/Shelby County Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 7:30 a.m. at State Technical Institute. The speaker will be attorney Tim Bland of Ford and Harrison LLP. His topic will be the Americans with Disabilities Act and the ...
80. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 17, 1999
May 17 May 17 East Memphis Business and Professional Women will meet at 6 p.m. at Park Palace Apartments, 5400 Park Ave. The speaker will be Marie Draper of Drapers Coaching, Motivation and Empowerment Network. The cost is $17. For reservations, cal...
81. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 10, 1999
May 10 May 10 Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The speaker will be state Sen. Tom Leatherwood, who will discuss the Tennessee Tax Reform Act of 1999. For more information, call Jean...
82. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 3, 1999
May 4 May 4 The Greater Memphis Association for Quality will hold its 1999 awards luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The keynote speaker will be Ed Clark, senior vice president of operations support and engineering for ...
83. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 19, 1999
April 19 April 19 The Grant Center and the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis will offer the Grantsmanship Training Program through April 23 at the Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. Tuition is $595. For more information, call 684-6605. The ...
84. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 12, 1999
April 12 April 12 Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel. The speaker will be John Ryder, a National Republican Committee member for Tennessee. For more information, call 756-5808. The Quality Center will spon...
85. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 5, 1999
April 6 April 6 Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. For more information, call Gloria Morrow at 753-8604. Consumer Credit Counseling Service will offer a free seminar on re-esta...
86. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 29, 1999
March 30 March 30 Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S. Germantown Road. For more information, call 753-8604. April 9 The Quality Center will offer an ISO 9000 implementation overview. The cost is...
87. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 22, 1999
March 22 March 22 The League of Women Voters will meet at 7 p.m. at the Poplar-White Station Library, 5094 Poplar Ave. The speaker will be Judge Earnestine Hunt Dorse, whose topic will be juvenile justice. For more information, call 327-6892. March ...
88. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, March 5, 1999
Mayor Willie Herenton has signed the contract for the Memphis Cook Convention Center expansion project Mayor Willie Herenton has signed the contract for the Memphis Cook Convention Center expansion project. The contract, totaling more than $68.26 mi...
89. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 16, 1998
Nov Nov. 16 Public Issues Forum will meet at 7 p.m. at Memphis Community Foundation, 1900 Union Ave. The topic will be health care in Tennessee. The panelists are Dr. James Fleming, president-elect of the Tennessee Medical Association; Thomas Boggs,...
90. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 9, 1998
Nov Nov. 9 The International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet at 6 p.m. at Berclair Baptist Church, 4854 Summer Ave. For more information, call 762-9060. Nov. 10 Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United M...
91. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 2, 1998
Nov. 3 Nov. 3 The National Association of Federal Employees, chapter 78, will meet at the Main Library, 1850 Peabody Ave. For more information, call 774-4019. Buckeye Toastmasters will meet at 7:15 p.m. at Germantown United Methodist Church, 2331 S....
92. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, October 23, 1998
Perkins(R) Family Restaurants Kick Porter-Leath Childrens Center has been awarded an Early Head Start grant to operate Bright Start, a model developed to provide comprehensive services to support the development of children in needy families. These ...
93. Archived Article: Real Fcs (mhrc) Lj
- Tuesday, May 13, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Homeownership from "A to Z" Memphis Housing Resource Center serves as a clearinghouse for first-time home buyers in low- to moderate-income market By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News For people living on low to moderate incomes,...
94. Archived Article: Law Focus
- Thursday, April 10, 1997
Officials at both the state and local levels are joining together to target crime in an unprecedented multi-jurisdictional approach, according to Terry Harris, assistant district attorney and director of the newly formed Memphis and Shelby County Ga...
95. Archived Article: Law Focus.st
- Thursday, January 16, 1997
The cooperation of two General Sessions civil judges with court officials had led to pending legislation that, when passed, will create a new domestic violence court in Shelby County. Consolidating courts Legislation would streamline domestic violen...