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1. Tigers QB Ferguson Named Campbell Trophy Semifinalist
- Thursday, October 5, 2017
University of Memphis senior quarterback Riley Ferguson has been named as a semifinalist for the National Football Foundation’s William V. Campbell Trophy, presented annually to the nation’s top football scholar-athlete.
2. Last Word: New Rhodes President, Billy Hyman and the Fast Track
- Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The biggest political betting pool of the post-election season ends Tuesday as President elect Donald Trump said Monday by Twitter that he would name his nominee for Secretary of State Tuesday morning.
3. Crittenden County Deposit Leader Fidelity National Bank Turns 50
- Saturday, December 10, 2016
Fidelity National Bank in West Memphis is enjoying its 50th year in business, and through the decades the bank has become a fixture of the local community.
4. 3-Story Hotel Set to Rise In Southeast Shelby County
- Thursday, July 7, 2016
7967 Lowrance Road
Shelby County, TN 38125
Permit Amount: $2.6 million
Issued Date: July 2016
5. Quince Fred’s Super Dollar Sells for $2.1 Million
- Tuesday, January 29, 2013
6500 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
Sale Amount: $2.1 million
Sale Date: Jan. 18, 2013
6. Owner Files $1.1 Million Loan on Multiple Properties
- Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Steele-Guiltner Inc. has filed a $1.1 million loan on the Grimes Tire Pros businesses at 2421 Lamar Ave. and 4285 Hacks Cross Road.
7. Bass Berry Law Firm Honored for Recent Deals
- Thursday, December 27, 2012
The law firm of Bass, Berry & Sims PLC has won the mergers and acquisitions “deal of the year” award in the $50 million to $100 million category from M&A Advisors.
The deal for which Bass Berry won the award was announced earlier this year. It involved Luminex Corp. – a health care and life sciences research company – acquiring privately held GenturaDx, a molecular diagnostics company focused on making nucleic acid testing affordable and practical for any lab.
8. Merger, Superintendent Process Set
- Thursday, November 1, 2012
Countywide school board members will begin what several described as the “dirty work” of the schools merger at a special meeting Nov. 15.
At that meeting, the board will vote on many if not all of the recommendations from the consolidation planning commission that ended its work in July.
9. County’s Mortgage Lending Up in May
- Monday, June 18, 2012
When bank customers are seen doing something seemingly as simple as making plans for the future – plans, of course, that involve spending money – that conveys a lot to someone like Mike Edwards, Paragon Bank’s president and chief operating officer.
10. Fidelity Nat'l to Buy O'Charley's Restaurant Chain
- Tuesday, February 7, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – A title insurance and mortgage services company that already owns a stake in the Bakers Square restaurant chain is buying the restaurant operator O'Charley's Inc., the companies announced Monday.
11. Emergency Situation
- Thursday, December 8, 2011
In a dimly lit building, surrounded by emergency sirens and the loud hum of a waiting military transport aircraft, Memphis medical personnel adjusted their headlamps and checked their radios before navigating through the post-earthquake rubble to prepare their patients for evacuation.
12. MAA Continues Acquisition Spurt
- Monday, June 27, 2011
Memphis-based MAA, formerly known as Mid-America Apartment Communities, has acquired Tattersall at Tapestry Park, a 279-unit upscale apartment community located in the Southeast sub-market of Jacksonville, Fla.
13. Wal-Mart Remains Atop Fortune 500 List
- Friday, May 6, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – Wal-Mart Stores Inc. remains atop the Fortune 500 list even as it struggled to keep its U.S. customers coming in the door.
14. Local Artist to Attend Exhibition Opening
- Friday, March 4, 2011
Award-winning painter George Hunt of Memphis will attend the opening Friday of the “Back to Arkansas” art exhibition at Mid-South Community College in West Memphis.
15. Wolf River Blvd. Land Sells in Lieu of Foreclosure
- Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Two parcels on Wolf River Boulevard
Sale Amount: $1.7 million
Sale Date: Dec. 28, 2010
Buyer: SunTrust Bank
Seller: Wolfby GP
16. Winbranch Apartments Sell for $2.4 Million
- Tuesday, September 21, 2010
3595 Millbranch Road
Memphis, TN 38116
Sale Amount: $2.4 million
Sale Date: Sept. 7, 2010
Buyer: Winbranch Realty Partners LLC
Seller: LBUBS 2004-C4 Millbranch Road LLC
Loan Amount: $975,000
Loan Date: Sept. 7, 2010
Maturity Date: Sept. 1, 2011
Lender: The Leshum Group LLC
17. Refinancings Rise as Mortgage Rates Hit 4.56 Percent
- Friday, July 23, 2010
NEW YORK (AP) — The lowest mortgage rates in decades are just too good for some people to pass up.
Brokers are reporting rising interest in home refinancings as rates on a 30-year fixed loans have hit record lows in four of the past five weeks. This week the average rate fell to 4.56 percent, the lowest since mortgage company Freddie Mac began tracking rates in 1971.
18. Midtown’s Towery Building Faces Foreclosure
- Friday, April 9, 2010
The Midtown office building at 1835 Union Ave. that houses the sheriff campaign headquarters of Randy Wade has been foreclosed.
- Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Talk Shoppe will present “Home Financing: How to Get the Best Deal in Today’s Market” today from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
20. Fidelity Touts Conservative Values As Saving Grace
- Monday, June 22, 2009
A few years ago, in the midst of sweeping bank consolidations that brought institutions such as Regions Bank and SunTrust Inc. to the area, the owners and directors of Fidelity National Bank in West Memphis let everyone know they wanted no part of a merger or acquisition.
21. Dodd's Wife Serves on Health Care Company Boards
- Monday, June 15, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - The wife of a senator playing a lead role on a national health care overhaul sits on the boards of four health care companies, one of several examples of lawmakers with ties to the medical industry.
22. SEC Chief Says New Short-Selling Rules a Priority
- Wednesday, May 6, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission said Tuesday she is making the issue of new rules restricting short-selling a priority as the agency heard from an array of interests about ways to limit trades that bet against a stock.
23. Sallie Mae Names New Officers
- Tuesday, January 8, 2008
RESTON, Va. (AP) - Sallie Mae, the nation's largest student lender, has named veteran banking industry executive Anthony P. Terracciano chairman of its board.
Former Sallie Mae Chairman Albert L. Lord, who held that title for three weeks, has been appointed vice chairman and will remain chief executive officer of the company formally known as SLM Corp.
24. Carlisle Considers Wendy's Bid
- Monday, October 8, 2007
Memphis-based Wendy's franchisee Gene Carlisle, an old friend of Wendy's late founder Dave Thomas, is thinking about making a bid for the hamburger chain.
He also has some important ideas for whomever makes good on a buyout offer for the iconic U.S. restaurant brand, such as what priorities immediately would face a new owner of the company.
25. Gwaltney to Head Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation
- Wednesday, December 27, 2006
Peter K. Gwaltney will join the Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation as chief executive officer and as vice chairman of the board of directors, effective Jan. 1. He has served as the CEO of the Louisiana Bankers Association since 1999. He also has served on numerous boards at the state and national level, including the American Bankers Insurance Association board of directors, the American Bankers Professional and Fidelity Insurance Association board of directors.
26. Sedgwick Buys CompanyFor More Than $190 Million
- Friday, September 15, 2006
Memphis-based Sedgwick CMS Holdings Inc. has completed acquisition of Dublin, Ohio-based CompManagement Inc. (CMI) and its affiliated companies for $191.5 million, Sedgwick officials announced Wednesday.
27. Shelby Drive MotelSells for $1.3 Million
- Monday, May 15, 2006
Om Shree Sairam LLC has purchased a 46-unit motel at 1952 E. Shelby Drive from PNS Management LLC for $1.3 million. Formerly a Super 8 Motel, the two-story property now is branded Colonial Inn & Suites. The sale was financed through a $1.3 million wr
28. Fidelity National Financial Buys Sedgwick CMS
- Wednesday, December 28, 2005
Fidelity National Financial Inc., which provides products and outsourced services to financial institutions and the real estate industry, has acquired Sedgwick Claims Management Inc. for $635 million. Memphis-based Sedgwick provides claims administra
29. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, June 24, 2005
Memphis Standout Dwayne E
Craft Dedicates Career to Helping Investors
LANE GARDNER CAMP
The Daily News
Dwayne E. Craft said now is a great time to be in the financial services business.
People today are taking more personal responsibi...
30. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, May 18, 2005
Fidelity Investments Names Memphis Center Manager
Fidelity Investments named Dwayne Craft vice president and manager of the companys Memphis Investor Center. Craft has worked with Fidelity Investments for 14 years. He graduated from N...
31. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, October 5, 2004
Recap has nine entries so far because I dont have a feature interview yet
FaxonGillis Prepares to Start Downtown Condos
2.58 acres near
Cost: $8 million
Borrower: FaxonGillis Inc.
Lender: National Bank of Commerce <...
32. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, September 14, 2004
Mid-America Finances Four Properties for $22
Mid-America Finances Four Properties
3505 S. Mendenhall Road
Memphis, TN 38115
Cost: $22.3 million
Borrower: Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. and Mid-America Apartments LP
33. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Friday, September 3, 2004
Hacks Cross Property
Hacks Cross Property
Financed for $1.3 Million
Steele-Guiltner Inc. has financed property near Hacks Cross and Lowrance roads for $1.3 million, according to The Daily News Public Records Database, www.memphisdailynews.c...
34. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Wednesday, July 28, 2004
1580-1588 Union Ave
West Clinic Plans Midtown Treatment Center
1580-1588 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104
Cost: $2.9 million
Borrower: West Union Partners LLC
Lender: Commercial Bank and Trust Co.
Trustee: Reid D. Evensky
35. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, July 13, 2004
Developer to Build Shoppes of Greys Creek
9.06 acres near
Cost: $4.3 million
Borrower: Greys Creek Development Co. LP
Lender: Community Bank, DeSoto County
Trustee: Lancelot L. Minor III
Property: 9.06 acres of...
36. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, May 18, 2004
Developer refinances Shoppes at Hacks Cross
Developer Refinances Shoppes of Hacks Cross
Shoppes of Hacks Cross
near Winchester Road
Cost: $7 million
Borrower: Hacks Winchester LLC
Lender: Morgan Stanley Mortgage Capital Inc.
37. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, December 23, 1999
Nordstrom Gets OK To Open Thrift Nordstrom Inc. joins fray of companies opening thrifts Retailer Nordstrom Inc. has received government permission to open a federally chartered thrift, a request that competitors Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Dillard's In...
38. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 27, 1997
Gene Stone has been selected as the Chickasaw Councils new scout executive. He replaces Bob Salser, who has been named area director of the BSAs South Georgia/North Florida region. Stone has served as director of the Cub Scout Division at the nation...
39. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, October 2, 1996
Boatmens Bank of Tennessee recently announced the election or promotion of the following officers: Boatmens Bank of Tennessee recently announced the election or promotion of the following officers: Terry M. Stell was elected vice president and manag...
40. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, March 4, 1996
03-04 Calendar March 4 Fidelity Investments will offer an estate planning seminar at noon at the Summit Club, 5100 Poplar Ave. For more information on the free seminar, call 1-800-452-9936. City Councilman Jerome Rubin and Mayor W. W. Herenton will ...
41. Archived Article: First Union
- Thursday, December 14, 1995
12/14 jts First Union First Union expands mortgage lending in Tennessee through Memphis New presence to follow major merger By JAMES SNYDER The Daily News Memphis will be the first beachhead for First Union National Bank as it moves to establish a g...
42. Archived Article: Inv Briefs
- Monday, October 23, 1995
10/23 inv. briefs The Memphis Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants will co-sponsor a seminar with Fall Accounting & Auditing Seminars on Nov. 17 from 1 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. at 5575 Poplar Ave., Suite 617. Dr. Marie Dubke will condu...