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1. Third Memphis TEDx Event Set for Jan. 6
- Tuesday, December 19, 2017
When Hardy Farrow takes the stage in the Halloran Centre at The Orpheum Theatre in a few weeks, it will be to present his argument about poverty and what to do about it.
Farrow – who founded LITE Memphis, which stands for Let’s Innovate Through Education – is one of the speakers who’ll be presenting talks Jan. 6 at TEDxMemphis, which has as its theme this year “The Slant.” The conference will be a chance for speakers like Farrow to share their perspective – their slant, as it were – on the world around them.
2. Tennessee’s Hot Seat Finds a New Office
- Friday, December 1, 2017
Tennessee football isn’t what it used to be. Nor is the attraction of being UT’s football coach.
It became more and more apparent this week as first-year UT athletics director John Currie tried to hire his first football coach as an AD.
- Saturday, October 28, 2017
The 2018-Model Memphis International Auto Show takes place Friday through Sunday, Oct. 27-29, at Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Experience the latest in-car technology, research your next vehicle and test drive more than a dozen vehicles on site. Buy discount e-tickets at memphisautoshow.com.
4. Wildfires Scorch Tourist Area in Tennessee; Thousands Flee
- Wednesday, November 30, 2016
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) – Wildfires fueled by high winds roared through parts of the Great Smoky Mountains, burning the doorstep of the Dollywood theme park, destroying a resort and chasing thousands of people from their homes.
5. Payne Joins Fulton CPAs as Senior Accountant
- Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Tarasha Payne has joined Fulton CPAs PLLC as a senior accountant in the areas of taxation, compilation and reviews, and client services. Payne has more than 15 years’ experience in the field and is working toward CPA certification. The announcement comes on the heels of big changes at the accounting firm, including new ownership and a name change from Polsgrove & Fulton. (See The Daily News’ Monday, Dec. 17, edition for more information.)
6. Obama Carries Shelby, Cohen Over Flinn and Two Tax Hikes Defeated
- Wednesday, November 7, 2012
President Barack Obama carried Shelby County in unofficial Nov. 6 election returns as his Republican challenger Mitt Romney took the state’s 11 electoral votes.
Voter turnout in the most popular election cycle among Shelby County voters was 61.9 percent, about the same percentage as four years ago. But the 371,256 voters is fewer than 2008 when more than 400,000 Shelby County voters cast ballots. The percentage is about the same because there are fewer registered voters in Shelby County than there were four years ago after a purge by election officials.
7. Brown Joins REACH As Vice President
- Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Stephen Brown has joined REACH Human Capital as vice president of business development. In his new role, Brown will assist companies in selecting and training employees.
- Thursday, July 26, 2012
Women Against MS will hold its sixth annual luncheon benefiting the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Thursday, July 26, from noon to 1 p.m. at Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cookbook author Ronda Giangreco will speak. Cost is $50. Contact Sherry Bramucci at email@example.com or 755-0994.
9. John J. Campbell Roofing Adapts During Poor Economy
- Monday, September 19, 2011
John J. Campbell Roofing, based in Memphis, is celebrating 40 years of growth and success through what’s proved to be trying times economically.
Campbell Roofing builds and services industrial roofs throughout the Mid-South.
10. MAA Acquires Savannah, Ga., Apts.
- Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. announced Tuesday, June 14 that it has completed the acquisition of Avala at Savannah Quarters, a 256-unit upscale apartment community located in Pooler in Savannah, Ga.
- Monday, April 25, 2011
During the day it houses some of the city’s best and brightest bankers and lawyers. But at night, its illumination continues, bearing the message “Go Grizz.” The First Tennessee Bank Building at 165 Madison Ave. is taking advantage of being the city’s sixth-tallest skyscraper to support the Memphis Grizzlies and their playoff run.
12. Yogurt Craze Continues with TCBY Store
- Friday, January 21, 2011
A TCBY franchise has signed a 1,225-square-foot lease in University Center, 3445 Poplar Ave., at the southwest corner of Poplar and Highland Street.
13. A New Era
- Monday, October 25, 2010
As the Grizzlies mark their 10th season in Memphis, whispers of “contender” and “dark horse” can be heard in the halls of FedExForum.
The positive outlook is an encouraging sign for a team that sat at the bottom of the league just two seasons ago and has endured a bumpy ride during its decade-long tenure in Memphis.
- Thursday, September 17, 2009
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law School Student Chapter of the Federalist Society will hold a seminar today from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 3715 Central Ave. Steven J. Mulroy and Christopher Green will present “A Constitution Day Debate: Living Constitution vs. Original Intent.” To register, call Greg Grisham at 527-0214.
- 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.
16. Women's Foundation Director Shines as Woman of Character
- Wednesday, December 20, 2006
Ruby Bright has been recognized as a 2006 Woman of Character by the Girl Scout Council of the Mid-South. Bright, who is the executive director of the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis, was recognized for her courage, confidence and leadership.
17. Roofing CompanyOpens New Office
- Tuesday, November 22, 2005
John J. Campbell Co. Inc., a Memphis-based commercial and industrial roofing contractor, announced that it has opened a divisional office in Birmingham, Ala. In addition, the company has made several executive changes, including the promotion of Carl
18. Estate Planning Council Elects Officers
- Wednesday, July 20, 2005
The Memphis Estate Planning Council announced the following officers for 2005-2006: David B. Jones, president; Frank E. Davis, vice president; Jeffrey E. Thompson, secretary; James L. Ferguson Jr., treasurer; and Mike Wood, immediate past president. Other executive committee members are Kermit B. Kaiser, Leanne W. McCullough, Samuel N. Graham and Teresa R. Hurst.
19. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, February 9, 2005
Rotary Club Presents Public Servant Awards
Rotary Club Names Public Servant Award Winners
The Rotary Club of Memphis East selected Shelby County District Attorney Bill Gibbons and chief administrative officer of the Shelby County Registers Off...
20. Archived Article: Real
- Tuesday, November 23, 2004
By Andy Meek
Germantown Sees More Medical Development
The Daily News
The steady eastern migration of the Metro Memphis population has lured medical properties east, turning Germantowns Wolf River Boulevard and surrounding areas...
21. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, May 5, 2004
HAMILTON EYE INSTITUTE PHYSICIANS RECEIVE AWARDS
Shelby County DCS Administrator Named
Tennessee Department of Childrens Services Commissioner Viola P. Miller appointed Antoinette Holman Shelby County Regional Administrator for DCS. Holman pre...
22. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, May 16, 2003
Offices shape Germantown stretch into new medical center
Offices shape Germantown stretch into new medical center
By STACEY WIEDOWER
The Daily News
Baptist Health Care made a splash when it shifted its center of operations from Downtown ...
23. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, March 17, 2003
Keep Tennessee Beautiful and the Tennessee Department of Transportation recently presented the Memphis City Beautiful Commissi
Keep Tennessee Beautiful and the Tennessee Department of Transportation recently presented the Memphis City Beautiful C...
24. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 31, 2002
Gail Spragins was named Methodist Healthcare director of associate relations in the human resources division
Gail Spragins was appointed Methodist Healthcare director of associate relations in the human resources division. She was director of org...
25. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 19, 2001
KyRic J KyRic J. Tucker joined Bean & Ison, CPAs and Consultants as a staff accountant. He earned a degree from Westminster College in Salt Lake City. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for a Salt Lake City certified public accounting firm, wh...
26. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 8, 2001
Dr Dr. William M. Locante, a Memphis dentist, was elected president of the Southern District, American Academy of Implant Dentistry. The academy has 2,000 members and is one of the oldest professional organizations dedicated to the advancement of im...
27. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 2, 2001
Bob Carroll was appointed vice president of business development for BusinessResources Bob Carroll was appointed vice president of business development for BusinessResources.Coms Memphis B2B Community membership campaign. A member of BusinessResourc...
28. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 10, 1998
Charles T Charles T. Tuggle has become the chairman and chief executive officer of Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell. He previously served as the corporate department chair for the firm and as firm managing partner from 1988 to 1993. He receiv...
29. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 1, 1998
Dr Dr. Bill Poston has been named vice president of clinical integration and quality for Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp.s Memphis metropolitan area. He formerly was chief of staff for Baptist Memorial Hospital at its Medical Center and East Memph...
30. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 25, 1998
Benny Lendermon III, director of public works for the city of Memphis, has been named this years outstanding engineering alumnus by the Engineering Alumni Chapter of the University of Memphis Benny Lendermon III, director of public works for the cit...
31. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 20, 1996
John J. Campbell Co. has announced several promotions and new employees: John J. Campbell Co. has announced several promotions and new employees: Richard C. Landers has been promoted to vice president, production department. He has been with the com...
32. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, May 16, 1996
law briefs Court Appointed Special Advocates of Memphis and Shelby County Inc. will sponsor an art exhibit featuring the work of impressionistic painter Jill Steenhuis on May 23 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and May 24 from 9 a.m. until noon at the Commu...
33. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 13, 1996
05-13 calendar May 14 Memphis Heritage Inc. and the Memphis Landmarks Commission will hold their 20th annual historic preservation awards at Central Station, 545 S. Main St. A reception begins at 5 p.m., and the awards ceremony begins at 6 p.m. For ...