Editorial Results (free)
1. Tennessee Lawmaker Wants to End Nathan Bedford Forrest Day
- Wednesday, July 15, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A state lawmaker says he is seeking to have the legislature do away with a day honoring Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan member Nathan Bedford Forrest.
2. Jones, Vols Make Honor Roll With Recruiting Class
- Saturday, February 14, 2015
KNOXVILLE – Butch Jones has done it again.
Tennessee’s football coach has created a national buzz with his 2015 recruiting class.
UT finished with the No. 4 class in the nation as rated by 247Sports and ended up ranked No. 5 by Rivals when the Feb. 4 national signing day was over.
3. Vols Take Plenty of Momentum Into Offseason
- Saturday, January 10, 2015
KNOXVILLE – There’s nothing like going into the offseason on a high note. The Vols will be riding the momentum from the resounding 45-28 victory against Iowa in the Jan. 2 TaxSlayer Bowl through the end of recruiting season, winter workouts, spring practices and into the summer months.
4. Elvis Presley Enterprises Applies for Hotel Building Permit
- Tuesday, December 16, 2014
3066 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116
Permit Amount: $57 million
5. County Commission to Consider Fairgrounds Deal
- Monday, November 17, 2014
The idea of reconfiguring the Mid-South Fairgrounds as a public recreation area financed by the city of Memphis with sales tax revenue from retail development has come back to life under new terms.
6. Smith Finds Design Passion in Helping Communities
- Saturday, October 12, 2013
When reflecting on why he chose to become an architect, Stewart Smith tells a story of his father who could draw and had an industrial design background.
7. Commission to Complete Schools Budget
- Monday, June 17, 2013
Shelby County Commissioners should wrap up their action Monday, June 17, on the first budget for the consolidated school system with a final vote on the school system budget.
The commission meets at 1:30 p.m. at the Vasco Smith County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St.
8. Love of Public Service Drives Caldwell to Law School Role
- Thursday, May 23, 2013
In 2008, the Tennessee Supreme Court laid out a strategic plan to get attorneys more involved in pro bono work.
Though it isn’t required of the state’s professionals, there is an inspirational goal of 50 hours per year of public service that is heavily encouraged by the justices.
9. Gammon Joins Methodist in Business Development
- Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Myra Gammon has joined Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare as a business development account manager for Community Care Associates. In her new role, Gammon is responsible for the development and management of the Occupational Health and Wellness Services program.
10. Commercial Advisors Hires Ewen as Controller
- Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Erika Ewen has joined Cushman & Wakefield/Commercial Advisors Asset Services LLC as controller. Ewen will direct the accounting department in all accounting functions and financial reporting of Commercial Advisors Asset Services as well as all property management clients.
11. Tenn. GOP Chapters Call for Sanctions for Haslam
- Wednesday, July 18, 2012
At least two chapters of the Tennessee Republican Party say Gov. Bill Haslam seems to be consistently lacking conservative values and have passed resolutions calling on state party leaders to sanction him.
12. Rejuvenating Sears Crosstown Building Needs Civic Vision
- Friday, May 20, 2011
When it opened in 1927, the Sears Crosstown building employed more than 1,000 people and drew shoppers from at least three states to a store that sold everything from candy to horse harnesses to homebuilding materials.
13. Sears has Long Fix-It List After Posting Loss
- Friday, May 20, 2011
New Sears CEO Lou D'Ambrosio has a lot of work to do.
But with appliance sales weakening, a small resurgence at Kmart faltering and Sears stores continually lagging, where to start?
The answer, analysts say, is the same as it's been for years: pour money into better-performing stores while closing flailing locations, freshen up house brands like Kenmore and bring in new brands to entice shoppers.
14. Friday is Deadline to Apply for Disaster Loans
- Wednesday, February 02, 2011
NASHVILLE (AP) – Friday is the deadline for private, nonprofit organizations in Tennessee to submit disaster loan applications to the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available because of severe storms, flooding, winds and tornadoes between last April 30 and May 18.
15. Tough Crowd
- Friday, July 30, 2010
The Metro Charter Commission never drew close to a hundred citizens at all but one of its public hearings earlier this month. The exception was the first hearing at Memphis Botanic Garden.
But the group did find an interesting array of opinions even when the numbers were small.
16. Crafton Joins Memphis Goodwill As Director of Marketing, PR
- Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Kimberly Crafton has joined Memphis Goodwill Industries as director of marketing and public relations.
17. New Apartment Owner Files Loan on Property
- Wednesday, February 03, 2010
The new owner of the Hunter’s Ridge Apartments at 3108 New Allen Road in Raleigh has filed a $1.2 million deed of trust, assignment of leases and rents and security agreement through Texas Capital Bank. The loan closed Jan. 7 but wasn’t recorded with the Shelby County Register of Deeds until last week.
18. Hunter’s Ridge Sells For $1.2M After Foreclosure
- Thursday, November 12, 2009
The Hunter’s Ridge Apartments at 3108 New Allen Road in Raleigh sold back to the lender following the property’s second foreclosure in three years. Hunters Ridge Property Holder LLC, an entity related to lender USAM I FUND LLC, bought the 141-unit complex for $1.2 million Oct. 30 on the Shelby County Courthouse steps.
19. Herenton Prepares For Next Political Chapter
- Friday, July 31, 2009
Retirement may be upon him, but he won’t be spending hours at the golf course, adding Hawaiian shirts to his wardrobe or hitting the road for long delayed vacations.
Now that Willie Herenton has driven out of the City Hall garage for the last time, he’s preparing to channel all his stamina, his unique status as the city’s first black mayor and a deep competitive streak into a new brand of politics.
20. Klobuchar Wants Prosecution of Peanut Plant Owner
- Wednesday, February 18, 2009
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is calling for the criminal prosecution of the owner of the peanut-processing company at the center of the national salmonella outbreak that's sickened more than 600 people and been linked to nine deaths.
21. Rawson Named President Of Benefit Recover Inc.
- Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Win Rawson has been named president of Memphis-based Benefit Recover Inc.
Rawson joined the company as general counsel in June 2007. Previously, he worked at Lawrence & Russell LLP, where he developed and managed employment and benefits litigation for several Fortune 100 clients.
22. ArtsMemphis NamesContest Semifinalists
- Wednesday, March 26, 2008
ArtsMemphis has named the semifinalists for its Web-based filmmaking contest "Our Vibe. Our City. On Film."
Semifinalists are "Blues," by Harmony Stewart; "I Am Art," by Billy Worley; "
23. To Lead is to Serve and to Do Either Is to Be Simple
- Friday, March 09, 2007
When poet, memoirist and cultural icon Maya Angelou visited Memphis last spring, she brought her regal bearing with her.
Before a room full of admirers at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, the 78-year-old Pulitzer Prize winner recounted some of the many obstacles she's faced in life. Abandonment. Sexual assault. Poverty. Exclusion. Discrimination.
24. Stapleton to Head Global Operations For Primacy Relocation
- Wednesday, January 10, 2007
Steve Stapleton has been named vice president of global operations for Primacy Relocation, a third-party employee relocation provider based in Memphis. Stapleton will be responsible for leading the company's U.S. Global Operations team and developing procedures for efficient delivery of services. In related news, Primacy Relocation has been recognized by Target Corp. as a 2006 Vendor of the Year. The award recognizes top vendors that demonstrate values embraced by the organization.
25. Archived Article
- Tuesday, November 08, 2005
6075 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38119
Cost: $63 million
Buyer: IPC Crescent Center LLC
Seller: Crescent Forum Partnership
26. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, September 08, 2004
GMAQ Elects Officers for 2005
GMAQ Elects 2005 Officers, Directors
The Greater Memphis Association for Quality announced the election of the following officers for 2005: Pat Brown, president; Marcia Boyd, vice president; Felecia Warner, secret...
27. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 05, 2000
Dottie Ray, director of practice at Don Stewart & Associates, passed the U Kim Lazarov joined the staff of Archer Malmo Direct as client services coordinator. She joined the firm as part of the internship program. She received a bachelors degree...
28. Archived Article: Groundhog (market)
- Monday, January 31, 2000
Groundhog to see 20,000 Tennessee shadows Groundhog to see 20,000 Tennessee shadows By Sharon H. Fitzgerald and Laurie Johnson For the third straight year, Tennessees work force will be humming a collective rendition of "Me and My Shadow" ...
29. 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 ...
30. 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...
31. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 12, 1996
Aug Aug. 12 The Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor a series of four workshops at State Technical Institute titled "Developing and Managing Effective Relationships at Work." The topics include developing an effective communi...
32. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 05, 1996
Aug Aug. 6 The Memphis Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 6101 Shelby Oaks Drive. The speaker will be Maeola Killebrew, administrative director of the office of job training at State Technical Institute, who wi...
33. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 29, 1996
July 31 July 31 The Fayette County Chamber of Commerce will host small business counseling sessions for current and potential business owners. Counseling will be provided by representatives from the Tennessee Small Business Development Center. For a...
34. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 24, 1996
Dr Dr. Connie J. Holladay, a certified geriatrician, has been named medical director of Methodist Senior Health Centers. Holladay formerly was a fellow in endocrinology and metabolism at the University of Tennessee-Memphis. She also has been in priv...
35. Archived Article: Env Focus
- Wednesday, April 17, 1996
04-16 Env focus Earth Day, National Wildlife Week Activities Set for Mississippi "Wading Into Wetlands" is the theme of the 1996 Wildlife Week, April 21-27, and the Mississippi Wildlife Federation, in conjunction with the National Wildlife...