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1. 'It's About Time': Trump Pardons Late Boxer Jack Johnson
- Friday, May 25, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump on Thursday granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, clearing Jack Johnson's name more than 100 years after what many see as his racially-charged conviction.
- Monday, February 22, 2016
SRVS will host a free dance and movement class for the general public, including people with disabilities, on Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 10 a.m. to noon at the J.K. Lewis Senior Center, 1188 North Parkway. Participants must be 18 or older. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
3. Sharp & Robbins Names Popwell Partner
- Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Chris Popwell has been named the newest partner at Sharp & Robbins Construction, which will now operate as Sharp, Robbins & Popwell LLC. Popwell joined Sharp & Robbins’ Memphis office in 2008 as an estimator/project manager and most recently served as general operations manager of the Nashville office since 2012.
4. Women Progress, But Still Seek Change
- Monday, March 3, 2014
Amy Howell understands the assumptions. Co-author a book with the title “Women in High Gear” and it is easy, she says, to imagine a book that is “anti-male.”
5. Seminar to Focus on Importance of Women in Business
- Friday, February 21, 2014
When Amy Howell delivers the keynote address at the Women & Business Seminar Feb. 27 at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, she will, rather appropriately, be speaking about the art of appreciating what women can bring to any business setting.
6. Women & Business Seminar to Highlight Achievements
- Friday, January 31, 2014
Leslie Johnson will be one of the panelists at the Women & Business Seminar Feb. 27 at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, but she is not nearly as focused on what she might say during the panel discussion as she is what she might hear.
7. Highland Street Family Dollar Sells for $1.6 Million
- Tuesday, December 31, 2013
656 S. Highland St.
Memphis, TN 38111
Sale Amount: $1.6 million
Sale Date: Dec. 2, 2013
Buyer: Amicorp Enterprises Inc.
Seller: DCTN3 328 Highland Memphis TN LLC
Loan Amount: $600,000
Loan Date: Nov. 25, 2013
Maturity Date: N/A
Lender: The Bank of Hemet
Details: The Family Dollar retail store at 656 S. Highland St. near the University of Memphis has sold for $1.6 million.
8. Cordova Creek Apartments Sell for $12.5 Million
- Tuesday, December 24, 2013
1175 N. Germantown Parkway
Memphis, TN 38016
Sale Amount: $12.5 million
9. Cordova Creek Apartments Sell for $12.5 Million
- Monday, December 23, 2013
The 196-unit Cordova Creek apartment complex at 1175 N. Germantown Parkway has traded hands for $12.5 million.
10. Williams Honored by Tennessee Urban Forestry Council
- Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Laurie Williams, adult education coordinator at Memphis Botanic Garden, was recently awarded the Tennessee Urban Forestry Council’s President’s Award for her contribution to establishing and maintaining viable community forests in Tennessee. Williams was one of seven individuals the urban forestry council honored this year.
11. Early Voting Expands in District 91 Primary
- Friday, September 27, 2013
Early voting in the Democratic primary special election for State House District 91 expands Friday, Sept. 27, from the Shelby County Election Commission’s Downtown offices, 157 Poplar Ave., to three satellite locations.
12. Muni Schools Questions Pass, Cohen Wins Big
- Friday, August 3, 2012
Voters in each of the six suburban towns and cities in Shelby County approved establishing municipal school districts in the unofficial results of the Thursday, Aug. 2, county general and state and federal primary elections.
13. Former Cleo Site Sells For $2.6M
- Friday, March 16, 2012
A Memphis-based buyer has bought more than 1 million square feet formerly occupied by Cleo Inc. gift-wrapping company in Airport Industrial Park Section A for less than two-thirds of the listing price.
14. Parker Joins Leadership Memphis
- Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Latoria “Tori” Parker has joined Leadership Memphis as operations manager.
Education: B.S. Business Administration – University of Phoenix
15. Paul Bourassa Joins Unity Home Medical as Director
- Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Paul N. Bourassa has joined Unity Home Medical LLC as director. Unity Home Medical is a medical supply company and sister company of Unity Hospice Care based in Germantown.
16. Ex-Klansman Convicted in '64 Slayings Sues FBI
- Friday, February 26, 2010
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A former Ku Klux Klansman convicted in the 1964 slayings of three civil rights workers has sued the FBI, claiming the government used a mafia hit man to pistol-whip and intimidate witnesses for information in the case.
17. Commissioners to Fill Commission, Legislature Vacancies
- Monday, January 11, 2010
Shelby County Commissioners will begin the new year with some familiar chores.
Today’s meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. at the County Administration Building.
It includes the appointment of a new commissioner for District 4 Position 3. And the commission will appoint an interim state representative for District 85.
18. Pro Bono Crusade Marches on in Legal Community
- Thursday, October 8, 2009
The Tennessee Bar Association is continuing the access to justice fight by decreeing October “Celebrate Pro Bono Month.”
More than a million Tennesseans are unable to afford legal services and about 700,000 of them face legal problems each year, according to Gov. Phil Bredesen’s office. Legal aid providers such as Memphis Area Legal Services Inc. often have to turn away as many as 80 clients at any given pro bono clinic because of a lack of resources to care for them all.
19. Big Names, Big Plans For TBA Convention
- Thursday, June 18, 2009
Attorneys and judges from throughout the state will convene this weekend at The Peabody hotel for the 2009 annual Tennessee Bar Association convention, where big-name speakers such as former Democratic U.S. Rep. Harold Ford Jr. will speak – and where current TBA president, George “Buck” Lewis, will pass the gavel to the new TBA president for 2010-2011.
20. UT Medical Group Names Martin VP of Corporate Compliance
- Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Linda Martin has joined UT Medical Group Inc. as vice president of corporate compliance.
21. U of M Honors Memphis' Legal Giants
- Thursday, August 9, 2007
Many of them served in World War II, came home war heroes and then faced obstacles in the courtroom, such as practicing law during a time when most women and minorities did not have law licenses.
They were lawyers when there was no such thing as rules of discovery in Tennessee.
22. Wright Takes Helm of Suburban Community Newspapers
- Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Scott A. Wright has been named chairman and CEO of Suburban Community Newspapers Group (SCN), which includes 11 weekly newspapers in the Memphis metro and north Mississippi areas. Some of the papers are The Shelby Sun Times, The Collierville Independent and The East Shelby Review. Wright previously was publisher of 17 Dallas and Ft.Worth-area daily and weekly newspapers in the Star Community Newspapers group.
23. Gerard Appointed Administrator at Methodist Cancer Center
- Wednesday, October 18, 2006
Dr. Dava F. Gerard has been appointed administrator for the Methodist Healthcare Cancer Center. She previously was the founding vice president and chief operating officer of the Nevada Cancer Institute in Las Vegas.
24. MATCU Banks on Judy Conrad as VP of Lending
- Wednesday, June 28, 2006
Judy Conrad has been named vice president of lending at Memphis Area Teachers' Credit Union (MATCU). Conrad previously served as vice president and manager of BankTennessee in Ripley. She has worked in the financial industry for almost 40 years.
25. 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.
26. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, September 10, 2003
Judy Caldwell, executive director of The Childrens Museum of Memphis, was named a new board member for VSA arts Project of Te
Judy Caldwell Named to Tenn. Arts Board
Judy Caldwell, executive director of the Childrens Museum of Memphis, was nam...
27. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 30, 2003
John W. McConomy
John W. McConomy was appointed ResortQuest International Inc. senior vice president and general counsel. McConomy will join the company effective May 19 in Destin, Fla., the new location of its corporate office. McConomy will ove...
28. Archived Article: Mba Box P.2
- Thursday, November 15, 2001
MEMPHIS BAR ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES FINAL LIST OF NOMINEES
Bar sets final nominees list
The Memphis Bar Association announced the final list of nominees for 2002 officers and board of directors. The deadline for additional nominations expired Th...
29. Archived Article: Mba P.2
- Thursday, November 1, 2001
Memphis Bar Association nominees set
Memphis Bar Association nominees set
G. Patrick Arnoult, Memphis Bar Association president, has released the report of the nominations and elections committee.
The 2002 president will be David Wade. Vice...
30. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, October 30, 2001
Chamberlain & McCreery received top honors at the 2001 Vesta Home Show including the Peoples Choice award, which was decide
Chamberlain & McCreery received top honors at the 2001 Vesta Home Show including the Peoples Choice award, which w...
31. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 16, 2001
The LeMoyne-Owen College Community Development Corp The LeMoyne-Owen College Community Development Corp. received a multi-year, $300,000 grant to combat violence against women on college campuses from the U.S. Department of Justice. LOCCDC was one o...
32. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, September 22, 1999
Flynn Named Vice President of Ruth Ann Marshall has been appointed North American Region president for MasterCard International. Marshall formerly was executive vice president at Concord EFS Inc. Stephen J. Flynn has been named vice president of res...
33. Archived Article: Standout St
- Friday, May 14, 1999
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Rescinding retirement Sandy Lewis is spending her retirement continuing to help cancer survivors and support cancer research By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Sandy Lewis wants to make a difference in her world at a time in life...
34. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 20, 1999
Mark VII names president William S. Harrison has been named senior vice president, treasurer/mergers and acquisitions, for Promus Hotel Corp. He formerly served as vice president, business development, for USF&G Corp. Harrison received a law deg...
35. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 17, 1997
Larry Fogarty has been named director of managed care at Le Bonheur Childrens Medical Center Larry Fogarty has been named director of managed care at Le Bonheur Childrens Medical Center. He previously was director of operations for Le Bonheur. Fogar...
36. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 20, 1997
Oct Oct. 21 The Appraisal Institute will meet from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway. The speaker will be Dan Wilkinson of Wilkinson and Snowden, whose topic will be an overview of the current industrial real estate market. ...
37. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 12, 1997
May 14 May 14 The Institute of Real Estate Management will sponsor its Spring Expo 97 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. For more information, call 684-6392. The University of Memphis will sponsor a teleconference at...
38. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 18, 1996
Nov Nov. 18 East Memphis Business and Professional Women will meet at the Lulu Grille, 565 Erin Drive. Networking will begin at 6 p.m., and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Lisa Montgomery, owner and publisher of Womens News of the Mid-South, will be the ...
39. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 21, 1996
Chuck Freedman, chief operating officer for Kelman-Lazarov, has been elected president of the Memphis chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants. Other officers include Larry Crowder, president elect and vice president of administration; Phy...
40. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 28, 1996
02-28 memos Linda Michael has joined Spectra Behavioral Healthcare Systems as director of marketing. Prior to joining Spectra, she was corporate accounts manager for Crye-Leike Relocation Management Co. She also spent seven years in government and p...