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1. Airports, Legal Volunteers Prepare for New Trump Travel Ban
- Thursday, March 2, 2017
SEATTLE (AP) – Airport officials and civil rights lawyers around the country are getting ready for President Donald Trump's new travel ban – mindful of the chaos that accompanied his initial executive order but hopeful the forthcoming version will be rolled out in a more orderly way.
2. Artspace Locks in Rents in Hot Area
- Monday, October 3, 2016
A Downtown apartment complex will lock in affordable rents in one of Memphis’ most expensive areas. The South Main Artspace Lofts saw a formal groundbreaking Thursday, Sept. 29, at the giant United Warehouse building at 138 St. Paul Ave., tucked off of South Main.
- Friday, November 13, 2015
Eyewear Gallery will hold a food drive for Mid-South Food Bank throughout November at its office, 428 Perkins Road Extended. Anyone who donates two cans of food can suggest someone to receive a free vision screening on Fridays from noon to 2 p.m. Visit eyeweargallery.com or call 901-763-2020.
4. Bolding is Only Tennessean to Teach at 2015 NeighborWorks Institute
- Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Tim Bolding, executive director of United Housing Inc., is the only Tennessean selected to teach at NeighborWorks America’s 2015 NeighborWorks Training Institute. Bolding has taught coursework at the training institutes, which focus on providing high-quality training to nonprofit housing professionals, for more than 10 years.
5. Webb’s Decorated Tennis Program Taking Its Lumps
- Saturday, March 21, 2015
It’s a mid-March afternoon, and the Webb School of Knoxville boys’ tennis team is fresh off an 8-1 loss to Bristol’s Tennessee High School.
Webb coach Jimmy Pitkanen sees it as a learning experience – just like every other match, win or lose.
6. New Prospects in 2014 for an Immigration Overhaul
- Wednesday, January 8, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) – His agenda tattered by last year's confrontations and missteps, President Barack Obama begins 2014 clinging to the hope of winning a lasting legislative achievement: an overhaul of immigration laws.
7. Tennessee Lottery CEO Gets Award Named After Her
- Wednesday, January 1, 2014
NASHVILLE (AP) – The president and CEO of the Tennessee Education Lottery Corp. is being recognized by a leading lottery trade organization with an award named after her.
8. Woeppel Named CEO of UT Medical Group
- Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Charles “Chuck” Woeppel has been named chief executive officer of UT Medical Group Inc. Woeppel, who has served as the organization’s chief operating officer since 2012, will also continue in that role.
9. Tennessee Lawmakers Could Require EpiPens in Schools
- Tuesday, April 2, 2013
NASHVILLE (AP) – Kendra Tiedemann's 8-year-old son has been carrying an epinephrine injector with him since he was 3.
But the Franklin mother says not all children may have the so-called EpiPen, a device designed to quickly treat serious allergic reactions. That's why she and others support a bill advancing in the Legislature that would authorize at least two epinephrine auto-injectors to be placed in all public and private schools in Tennessee.
10. St. George's to Host Musician Caroline Jones
- Friday, November 2, 2012
St. George’s Independent School is hosting Caroline Jones, a New York City-based singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer, Friday, Nov. 2.
Jones, the daughter of hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones and the niece of The Daily News owner Peter Schutt, will spend the day visiting all three St. George’s campuses. She’s the featured artist for a music program in memory of a student, Rebecca Meriwether Cooper Klyce, who died while in the first grade at St. George’s.
11. Shoppers Say 'Ho-Hum' Not 'Ho-Ho-Ho' to Sales
- Thursday, December 8, 2011
Used to be, customers would come running when stores cut prices. But these days, more Americans are becoming blasé about bargains.
Jennifer Beasley recently left a Toys R Us in Cary, N.C., unimpressed by the retailer's offers that day of 50 percent discounts on things like a $150 Sylvania tablet computer and a $45 My Baby Alive Doll.
12. States Push Harder for Online Sales Tax Collection
- Tuesday, March 22, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Tax-free shopping is under threat for many online shoppers as states facing widening budget gaps increasingly pressure Amazon.com Inc. and other Internet retailers to start collecting sales taxes from their residents.
13. US: Firms Must Spell Out Workers' Benefit Rights
- Friday, August 13, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – Your company just denied your disability claim. What do you do now? How long do you have to file an appeal? And with whom?
The Obama administration is planning to upgrade consumer protections for tens of millions of workers and family members covered by health, disability and pension plans, ordering companies to clearly explain decisions on claims and how employees can dispute denials.
14. Lottery Chief Frets Over Powerball
- Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Tennessee officials are hedging their bets on Powerball to lift the lottery out of a slight sales slump that could hurt revenue projections for education.
Lottery CEO Rebecca Paul Hargrove said lottery sales have been running about $400,000 less per week than last year since the fiscal year began July 1.
15. Mattila Vows Not to Cause Shake-Up; Wharton Concerned Over Bass Pro Deal
- Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Shelby County Trustee Paul Mattila doesn't plan to make any changes in faces at the office he took over this week after winning appointment by the Shelby County Board of Commissioners.
Mattila secured the appointment during a busy day at the County Building that saw Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. react for the first time to proposed terms of development of The Pyramid by Bass Pro Shops.
- Wednesday, September 21, 2005
The Memphis chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Memphis Heritage Inc. and Friends for Our Riverfront present "Designing a Great 21st Century City" at noon today at Bridges Inc., 477 N. Fifth St. Joseph P. Riley Jr., mayor of Charleston, S.C., is the featured speaker. Call 529-9828.
- Monday, September 19, 2005
The Center City Development Corp. meets at 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Center City Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Call 575-0540.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South meets in conjunction with the Small Business Chamber at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Contact Samantha Jernigan at 409-0619 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
18. Baptist Names College of Health Sciences President
- Wednesday, August 3, 2005
Baptist Memorial Health Care named Betty Sue McGarvey president of the Baptist College of Health Sciences. McGarvey recently served the college as provost and is a graduate of the Baptist School of Nursing. She was a nursing instructor for two years and was among the 10 founders of the Baptist College of Health Sciences.
19. Archived Article: Real Estate Recap
- Tuesday, June 7, 2005
Brunswick Forest Subdivision Planned in Bartlett
34.99 acres near
Cost: $3.2 million
Borrower: Brunswick Forest Partnership
Lender: 1st Trust Bank for Savings
Trustee: Paul F.T. Edwards
Property: 34.99 acres...
20. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, June 23, 2004
The Memphis Rotary Club hosts Mississippi Gov
The Memphis Rotary Club hosts Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour at noon today in the Memphis West Ballroom at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Call 754-1615. The Main Street Subcommittee ...
21. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, June 22, 2004
The Memphis Bar Association presents 2004 Update: Clean Air Act from noon to 4 p
The Tennessee Bar Association presents a teleseminar on HIPAA and Estate Administration from noon to 1 p.m. today. Cost is $25. Call (800) 899-6993 or visit www.tba....
22. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, June 21, 2004
MAAR OFFERS SAFETY CLASSES
MAAR Presents Realtor Safety Class
The Memphis Area Association of Realtors presents a free crime prevention and real estate agent safety class from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the MAAR ...
23. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Tuesday, September 9, 2003
The Tennessee Education Lottery Corp.s board of directors announced Monday the appointment of Rebecca Paul as its chief executive officer. Paul has directed the Georgia lottery since its formation in...
24. 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 ...
25. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 19, 1997
Larry Lewis, president of Lewis Ford, was elected chairman of the board for the Better Business Bureau for 1997-1998 Larry Lewis, president of Lewis Ford, was elected chairman of the board for the Better Business Bureau for 1997-1998. Other elected ...
26. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 5, 1996
Laura T Laura T. Todd has joined the Bank of Collierville as mortgage loan officer. Formerly with First Tennessee Mortgage in Collierville, she has been in mortgage banking for more than 14 years. Todd is a graduate of the University of Mississippi ...
27. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 6, 1996
05-06 Calendar May 7 The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerces A. M. Club will meet at 7:15 a.m. at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Paul Williams of Entergy Systems & Service Inc. The cost is $15. For more informat...
28. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 7, 1996
*2/7 memos Robert Shaw has been named executive vice president of Enterprise National Bank. Shaw joined the bank more than three years ago and serves as its chief financial officer. He has a bachelors degree and a masters degree in accounting from t...