Editorial Results (free)
1. Mike Norvell Era Starts with Optimism And a Raise-the-Bar Recruiting Class
- Friday, February 05, 2016
In a few minutes, first-year coach Mike Norvell would be standing behind a lectern providing assembled media a summary of his first recruiting class at the University of Memphis.
“Not a good class,” he would say, “a great class, a home-run-hitting class.”
2. Memphis Native, Redbirds Player Tapped for Pan Am Games
- Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Three Memphis Redbirds are being honored for their play this season, with two pitchers making the Pacific Coast League All-Star Team and Bartlett native and former University of Memphis player Jacob Wilson being selected to play for Team USA in the 2015 Pan American Games.
3. Ramsey Uses ‘System’ to Reshape State’s Political Landscape
- Thursday, May 28, 2015
Senate Speaker and Lieutenant Gov. Ron Ramsey laughs at the notion he’s changed since being elected to the Legislature 23 years ago, that he’s lost touch with the common man or become “arrogant” as lieutenant governor of Tennessee.
4. Men’s Salon Opening in Germantown
- Friday, May 15, 2015
Germantown is getting an upscale styling salon and grooming service made just for men.
Owners Dara Vongphrachanh and Donald R. Johnson II are opening Baron’s Man Cave in 2,250 square feet in suite 102 at the Poplar Collection, located at 9289 Poplar Ave. in Germantown.
5. Changing Hometown, Careers Pays Off for Hyams
- Saturday, May 09, 2015
Jimmy Hyams moved to Knoxville from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in the summer of 1985 looking for a fresh start to his journalism career and found a job as a sportswriter for the Knoxville News Sentinel.
6. Vanderbilt's Tim Corbin: Developing Champions ‘The Right Way’
- Saturday, April 11, 2015
For a baseball coach – one of the best in the business – Tim Corbin owes much of his career to influences from a different athletic endeavor.
7. Senate Democrats Agree to GOP Plan to Fund Homeland Department
- Thursday, February 26, 2015
WASHINGTON (AP) – Senate Democrats on Wednesday signed onto a Republican plan to fund the Homeland Security Department without the immigration provisions opposed by President Barack Obama. The announcement by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid put the Senate on track to pass the bill as a partial agency shutdown looms Friday at midnight.
8. Vols Resurrect Fond Memories of ‘Wide Receiver U’
- Saturday, August 16, 2014
None of the receivers on the University of Tennessee football team were born when the program was dubbed “Wide Receiver U” in the 1980s.
Guys like Tim McGee, Anthony Miller, Alvin Harper and Carl Pickens paved the way for UT to become the premier destination for wide receivers seeking stardom into the 1990s.
9. Memphis Bar Judicial Poll Released
- Tuesday, July 01, 2014
The Memphis Bar Association poll of attorneys on the judicial races on the Aug. 7 ballot shows 16 percent to as high as 38 percent of the attorneys participating have no opinion in many of the judicial races.
10. Fannie, Freddie Post Solid Earnings for First Quarter
- Friday, May 09, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) – Government-controlled mortgage financers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted solid earnings for the January-March period as the U.S. housing market continued to recover. Gains over recent quarters have enabled the companies to fully repay their taxpayer aid after being rescued by the government in 2008.
11. Harris Files Ford Challenge at Deadline
- Thursday, April 03, 2014
Memphis City Council member Lee Harris is challenging Democratic state Sen. Ophelia Ford in the August primary for District 29, the Senate seat held by a member of the Ford family since 1975.
12. Yellen Stands by Fed's Low Rate Policies
- Friday, November 15, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) – Janet Yellen made clear Thursday that she's prepared to stand by the Federal Reserve's extraordinary efforts to pump up the economy when she's chairman, if that's what it needs.
13. Congress Governs Self Under 'Obamacare'
- Monday, November 04, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) – Think you're confused by "Obamacare"? It's roiling Capitol Hill behind the scenes, too.
Members of Congress are governing themselves under President Barack Obama's signature law, which means they have great leeway in how to apply it to their own staffs.
14. Berklee City Music Network Conference Returns to Memphis
- Thursday, October 24, 2013
A national music conference is headed to Memphis, bringing a variety of leaders in education and fundraising, plus youth groups and music teachers, to the Westin Memphis Beale Street Hotel and Minglewood Hall for a concert and master class.
15. World Welcomes US Budget Deal but Fears Remain
- Friday, October 18, 2013
LONDON (AP) – The world's disbelief at the political impasse in the U.S. turned to cautious relief Thursday as the country stepped back from the brink of default. But fears remain about another possible shutdown – and, even worse, a possible default – early next year.
16. Groups Race to Hire, Train 'Obamacare' Guides
- Tuesday, September 10, 2013
CHICAGO (AP) – With the program known as "Obamacare" only weeks away from its key launch date, hectic preparations are in motion in communities across the country to deal with one of its major practical challenges: hiring and training a small army of instant experts who can explain the intricacies of health insurance to people who've never had it.
17. Tea Party Set to Audition Challengers for Alexander
- Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Tennessee Tea Party and national conservative groups are hoping to find the Volunteer State equivalent of a Rand Paul or a Ted Cruz to mount a primary challenge to U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.
18. Ady Joins Ballet Memphis as Ballet Master
- Wednesday, July 24, 2013
James Ady has joined Ballet Memphis as ballet master. In his new role, Ady will teach morning technique classes, assist with community outreach programs, and rehearse and coach dancers for upcoming performances.
19. County Sees 21.6 Pct. Voter Turnout
- Monday, August 06, 2012
Slightly less than 127,000 Shelby County residents – or 21.6 percent of 584,443 registered voters – cast ballots in the Aug. 2 elections.
The turnout in early voting and election day combined was a higher percentage than the 15 percent turnout four years ago in the same election cycle, but it was well below the 44-year high of 39.4 percent set in the August 1992 elections.
20. Muni Schools Questions Pass, Cohen Wins Big
- Friday, August 03, 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.
21. Muni Schools, Cohen, Weirich, Johnson, Stanton, Kyle Take Early Vote
- Friday, August 03, 2012
Voters in each of the six suburban towns and cities in Shelby County were overwhelmingly approving the establishment of municipal school districts and a half cent sales tax hike to fund them in the first vote totals released Thursday, Aug. 2 by the Shelby County Election Commission.
22. Numerous Issues Drive Early Voting
- Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Republicans have the suburban ballot questions on municipal school districts. Democrats have outrage over the voter photo ID state law.
Together the two factors could have more to do with voter turnout in the Aug. 2 elections than any of the candidates on the ballot.
23. NY Fed Told of Interest Rate Manipulation in '07
- Monday, July 16, 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve Bank of New York released documents Friday that show it learned five years ago of big banks understating their borrowing costs to manipulate a key interest rate.
- Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Hutchison School, 1740 Ridgeway Ave. Anthony Bradley of The Bradley Law Firm PLLC will present “The Truth About the VA Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit.” Cost is free. Contact Jo Garner at 482-0354.
25. Assessor Race Looks To Battle Lines
- Tuesday, June 12, 2012
In an election year with a lot of transitions, the race on the Aug. 2 ballot for Shelby County Assessor of Property crosses paths with those transitions more than any other race on the busy ballot.
26. GOP Politics Resemble 2008 In Tennessee
- Thursday, March 08, 2012
This time around, leaders of the Tennessee Republican Party were convinced their choice in the Republican presidential contest would be a match with voters in the state’s presidential primary.
Four years ago, when former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee carried Shelby County and took the state, the party argued convincingly that the state’s second choice for the nomination – former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney – was a victim of the move of the Super Tuesday primaries to February.
27. Santorum Carries Shelby and State, Jackson Out As Clerk
- Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum carried Shelby County and the state of Tennessee in the Tuesday, March 6, Republican Presidential primary.
And incumbent but suspended General Sessions Court Clerk Otis Jackson finished a poor third in a Democratic primary battle for the clerk’s office that was won by interim clerk Ed Stanton in the closest contest of the night over County Commission chairman Sidney Chism.
28. Santorum Carries Shelby In Early Vote - Stanton in Clerk's Race
- Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Early vote totals in Shelby County confirmed what happened across the state in the Republican presidential primary Tuesday, March 6.
Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum took the early vote over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich was third.
29. Primary Battle Starts Locally With Early Voting
- Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Early voting in the Tennessee presidential primary begins Wednesday, Feb. 15, but the Republican presidential contenders have Arizona and Michigan on their minds.
The early voting period in advance of the March 6 Election Day also includes a set of Shelby County primaries for General Sessions Court clerk, Shelby County district attorney general, property assessor and one Shelby County Commission seat. The winners in those primaries advance to the August county general election ballot.
30. Multipurpose Bldg. Planned for Soulsville Charter School
- Tuesday, February 07, 2012
1115 College St.
Memphis, TN 38106
Permit Cost: $4 million
Permit Date: Applied February 2012
Owner: The Soulsville Foundation
Tenant: The Soulsville Foundation
Details: The Soulsville Foundation has filed a $4 million building permit application with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for a 15,000-square-foot, one-story, multipurpose building at The Soulsville Charter School.
31. Election Commission Website Causes Confusion
- Monday, December 19, 2011
The information was there somewhere on the www.shelbyvote.com website, Shelby County Election Commission staffers insist.
It was just somewhere that most politicos interested in basic information about the four countywide races on the March 6 primary ballot couldn’t find.
32. County Primary Ballot Set With 3 Exits and 2 DQs
- Friday, December 16, 2011
One of the four sets of Shelby County primaries on the March 6 ballot was decided at the Thursday, Dec. 15, deadline for candidates to withdraw from the ballot.
The Shelby County Election Commission Thursday certified 16 candidates in the two sets of primaries for four county offices and one independent candidate who advances automatically to the Aug. 2 county general elections.
33. Weirich and Ross Unopposed At Filing Deadline
- Friday, December 09, 2011
Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich appeared to have no opposition in the March GOP primary for the job as the county’s top prosecutor.
34. Weirich and Ross Unopposed At Filing Deadline
- Thursday, December 08, 2011
Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich appeared to have no opposition in the March GOP primary for the job as the county’s top prosecutor.
35. Deadline Looms For Candidates In March Primaries
- Thursday, December 08, 2011
There is the paperwork and there are the deadlines in politics. And then there are the campaigns that begin long before the paperwork or deadlines.
One group of candidates in the 2012 election cycle is approaching its first deadline Thursday, Dec. 8, at noon – the filing deadline for the March 6 county primaries.
36. Consumer Protection Nominee Promises Cooperation
- Wednesday, September 07, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama's nominee to head the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is promising to be accountable to Congress and is playing down the lawsuits his agency will be able to file against banks and other financial institutions.
37. Obama to Nominate Curry as Comptroller of Currency
- Monday, July 04, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama said Friday he will nominate Thomas Curry, a federal bank regulator, to be the U.S. comptroller of the currency.
38. Tenn.’s Duncan Among Congressmen Suing Obama Over Libya Strikes
- Thursday, June 16, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – A bipartisan group of 10 lawmakers is suing President Barack Obama for taking military action against Libya without war authorization from Congress.
Among the lawmakers is U.S. Rep. Jimmy Duncan, R-Tenn., who represents Tennessee’s Second District: Knox, Blount, Loudon, Monroe and McMinn counties, as well as a potion of Sevier County.
39. State House Approves Foreclosure Bill
- Monday, May 16, 2011
Tennessee lawmakers have moved closer toward cutting back the number of foreclosure notices lenders have to publish in newspapers before borrowers in default lose their home.
Legislation drafted by the Tennessee Bankers Association and amended in legislative committees would allow lenders to reduce the current mandate from three foreclosure notice publications to two. The new notices also likely won’t include the lengthy descriptions they feature now.
40. Foreclosure Notice Bill Heads to State Senate
- Monday, May 09, 2011
The Tennessee General Assembly is moving closer toward reducing the number of newspaper notices lenders are required to run before foreclosing on a home.
State Sen. Jack Johnson, R-Franklin, and State Rep. Jimmy Matlock, R-Lenoir, filed companion bills that originally sought to reduce the required number of newspaper notices from three to one. Along with that reduction would come less of a description of the property.
41. Criminal Court Candidates Lined Up for August Ballot
- Wednesday, June 16, 2010
A total of 21 candidates are in the race for General Sessions Court Judge Division 7.
The field remained at 21 at Monday’s deadline for candidates to withdraw. It is the largest field of any election, primary or general, on the Aug. 5 ballot.
42. 21 In Field for General Sessions Criminal Court Judge Race
- Tuesday, June 15, 2010
A total of 21 candidates are in the race for General Sessions Court Judge Division 7.
The field remained at 21 at Monday’s noon deadline for candidates to withdraw. It is the largest field of contenders of any election, primary or general on the Aug. 5 ballot.
43. Tenn. Considering Extra Fines for 'Super Speeders'
- Thursday, March 18, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee lawmakers are considering ways to add new monetary penalties for speeding drivers as a way to boost funding for the state's trauma centers.
As introduced, the "super speeders" bill would fine drivers $200 for traveling 15 mph above the speed limit. Republican Sen. Jack Johnson of Franklin said he plans to rewrite the bill to target drivers going more than 25 mph above the posted speed limit.
44. Herenton Grand Jury Hears From Four
- Friday, October 30, 2009
A federal grand jury probe believed to be an investigation of the private business affairs of former Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton heard from four witnesses Thursday.
The grand jury deliberations drew extra attention when it was revealed late Wednesday that former city attorney Elbert Jefferson – one of the witnesses who appeared before the panel – would be bringing with him a tape recording of Herenton. It was described in some media outlets as a “secret” recording of Herenton generated by an ethics investigation Jefferson conducted into the mayor.
45. Longtime Law Librarian Remembered for Service
- Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Ora Lee Mitchell, a familiar face to anyone who used the Shelby County Law Library, died Saturday from cancer. She was 75.
46. Senate Shakeup Won't Change Liberal Control
- Thursday, September 10, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - An anticipated shake-up in Senate leadership resulting from Ted Kennedy's death won't change a central tenet of this Congress: Liberals are still very much in charge.
47. Dress Newest Pathologist At Pathology Group of the MidSouth
- Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Dr. Matthew A. Dress has joined Pathology Group of the MidSouth PC as its newest pathologist.
Before joining Pathology Group of the MidSouth, Dress served as the chief resident in anatomic and clinical pathology at the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Tennessee. He then completed a fellowship in hematopathology at the University of Rochester Medical Center-Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.Y.
48. Bill Supporting Gore Statue Fails in Tenn.
- Wednesday, June 17, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Senate Republicans on Tuesday rejected a resolution urging the erection of statues to honor the state's two Nobel Peace Prize winners, Al Gore and Cordell Hull, on Tennessee Capitol grounds.
49. Aitken Brings Local Experience to County Schools Post
- Monday, March 30, 2009
Few were surprised last week when John Aitken became the next superintendent of the Shelby County Schools system.
The only surprise was the vote wasn’t unanimous.
School board member Diane George was the lone vote for Collierville High School principal Tim Setterlund in the second round of voting by the seven-member board.
50. Banks Say They're Using Bailout Money for Loans
- Friday, November 14, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) – Some of the nation's largest banks sharing in the $700 billion government bailout of the financial industry tried to assure lawmakers Thursday they are using the money to make more loans and help financially strapped homeowners avoid foreclosure.
51. Courthouse Library Full of Memories
- Thursday, May 22, 2008
Ora Lee Mitchell remembers when the Shelby County Courthouse was the seat of all local government – city and county.
“The City Commission had its offices out those doors and on the second floor,” she said, pointing to two wooden doors at the other end of the Law Library where she works. “The county school board was right out here. They had it all in that little corner.”
52. Judicial Commission Role Expands, Report Shows
- Thursday, May 15, 2008
It will be 10 years this October since the first judicial commissioners were appointed to better screen suspects arrested and taken to the Shelby County jail. The commissioner positions were created to help ease jail overcrowding by releasing those awaiting trial who aren’t violent and are not a risk to flee while awaiting court appearances.
53. Bill to Lower Blood Alcohol Content Advances in Senate
- Thursday, April 03, 2008
NASHVILLE (AP) - A proposal to lower the blood alcohol content required for a person to be guilty of extreme drunken driving is among several DUI bills slowly moving in the Legislature.
The measure sponsored by Sen. Jack Johnson, a Brentwood Republican, unanimously passed the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday.
54. Former Employees Sue Cargill For $3M in Damages
- Wednesday, February 13, 2008
A group of former and current Cargill Inc. employees has filed a $3 million federal lawsuit against the Minneapolis, Minn.-based company claiming they've been subjected to a hazardous work environment, racial discrimination and retaliation.
55. Snapshots in Time
- Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Over the course of former Memphian Jason Miccolo Johnson's award-winning photographic career, he's captured icons such as Princess Diana and five of the last six U.S. presidents.
He scored a rare session to photograph the late Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall, and another photo assignment carried him to Selma, Ala., where he walked across the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge. That's where armed police officers attacked civil rights demonstrators in 1965, an event remembered as "Bloody Sunday."
56. Prestidge Chosen to Head Kroger Delta Division
- Wednesday, October 04, 2006
Mark Prestidge has been promoted to president of The Kroger Co.'s Delta Division. The Delta Division is based in Memphis and includes 111 Kroger stores in Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee. Prestidge succeeds Richard Tillman, who recently announced his retirement after a 42-year career with Kroger. Prestidge previously served as vice president of operations for Kroger's Southwest Division.
57. American Inn of Court Shows Clarence Darrow Story
- Monday, January 09, 2006
The Center City Revenue Finance Corporation meets at 9:30 a.m. at the Center City Commission, 114 N. Main St. Contact Andy Kitsinger at 575-0540.
- Friday, January 06, 2006
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center offers a free fitness class at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Raleigh branch library, 3157 Powers Road. The program, "Exercise on the Go," features trainers from the Millington YMCA. Call 386-5333 to register.
59. Local Businessman to Head State Insurance Group
- Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Brad V. Smith, president of Cecil Smith Insurance Agency in Germantown, was elected president of Insurors of Tennessee. Smith has served on the association's board of directors and executive committee for 12 years. He won the group's Chairman of the Year award in 2004 and Insuror of the Year award in 1992.
60. Mathews Named to New Post at FedEx Institute
- Wednesday, December 07, 2005
Eric Mathews was named associate director of corporate research and development at the University of Memphis FedEx Institute of Technology. Mathews previously served FIT in temporary roles directing research and business development and was part of the institute's founding executive management. He earned a bachelor's degree from Rhodes College and a master's degree from the University of Memphis.
61. UTHSC Names Neonatology Division Chief
- Wednesday, July 27, 2005
Dr. Ramasubbareddy Dhanireddy was named neonatology division chief and Sheldon B. Korones Professor in Neonatology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Dhanireddy also will serve as medical director of the Sheldon B. Korones Newborn Center at the Regional Medical Center at Memphis. He previously served as neonatology division chief at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center.
62. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 29, 2005
ABWA Presents Business and Community Involvement Awards
Orchestral Society Names New Board Members
The Memphis Orchestral Society Inc. named Jeff Sanford chairman of its board of directors, effective July 1. Sanford, president of the Center Ci...
63. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 09, 2005
Smith & Nephew Announces New Division and Promotions
Smith & Nephew Announces New Division, Promotions
Steve Hirsch was named president of Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics, a new division of the company opening in Europe. The following ...
64. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, December 29, 2004
BOMA Inducts 2005 Officers
Gibbons Named to Chair National Committee
Judge Julia Gibbons of Memphis was named by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist as chair of the Budget Committee of the Judicial Conference. Gibbons has bee...
65. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, October 20, 2004
Shelby County Alumni Honored
MAHBA Announces New Board Members
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association announced the following new members of its board of directors: Tommy Byrnes, Phil Chamberlain III, Ginger Coggins, Michael Matthews and G...
66. Archived Article: Events
- Wednesday, May 05, 2004
The State Board of Education meets at 4:30 p
The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in the Skyway at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Tim Johnson, district executive with the Boy Scouts of America, is the guest speaker. For reservations, cont...
67. Archived Article: Events
- Tuesday, May 04, 2004
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. today at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786. The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America meets at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at ...
68. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously with Lion Heart Award
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously by Youth Villages The late Elias J. E.J. Goldsmith was honored with Youth Villages 5K Lion Heart Award. Goldsmith, who served Goldsmiths stores, his family busine...
69. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 17, 2004
Allstate Insurance Honors Scientists with Awards
Allstate Insurance Honors Area Scientists
Allstate Insurance honored the following scientists with its From Whence We Came awards: Dr. Daniel L. Hunt, biostatistician with St. Jude Childrens Res...
70. Archived Article: Fair1 (lead)
- Wednesday, January 07, 2004
Fairgrounds Has Long Memphis History
Midtown landmark endures myriad of uses, century of change
The Daily News
When the Mid-South Coliseum opened its doors in 1964, it was probably fitting that its first act was the R...
71. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 05, 2003
Calendar of events May 5-11
Calendar of events May 5-May 11
The U.S. Department of Housing Urban Development and the city of Memphis are sponsoring a free Renewal Community Tax Incentive Conference at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. W...
72. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 14, 2001
Carlos Webb was named executive vice president-chief executive officer of Memphis Area Teachers Credit Union Carlos Webb was named executive vice president-chief executive officer of Memphis Area Teachers Credit Union. The designation is a new one a...
73. Archived Article: Scc (lead)
- Monday, March 12, 2001
By MARY DANDO Courts, library to benefit from county considerations By MARY DANDO The Daily News It will be a bit like Christmas today at the Shelby County Commission as resolution after resolution comes before the board to approve disbursing monies...
74. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 30, 1999
Aug Aug. 31 The Memphis/Shelby County Job Service Employer Committee will meet at 7:30 a.m. at State Technical Institute. The speaker will be attorney Tim Bland of Ford and Harrison LLP. His topic will be the Americans with Disabilities Act and the ...
75. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, August 24, 1999
By LAURIE JOHNSON Garden living on Goodman Paxton Enterprises new Swinnea Ridge development is a garden-style community designed for people who want all the amenities of a larger home without the upkeep of an estate-size lot By LAURIE JOHNSON The Da...
76. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 18, 1999
Buckeye Board Elects New Officer Jeffery T. Cook has been elected vice president, product development-new fibers for Buckeye Technologies Inc. Cook is a graduate of Vanderbilt University. Melissa Smith has joined Chandler, Ehrlich & Co. as media...
77. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 16, 1999
Maj Frank Colvett Jr. has been promoted to executive vice president of GreenScape Inc. He previously was vice president of marketing. Scott Perry has been named vice president of GreenScapes irrigation division. He formerly was manager of the irriga...
78. 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 ...
79. Archived Article: Jos.banks (bott)
- Tuesday, November 24, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Renovations underway at Jos. A. Bank clothiers By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The stockroom has been pressed into service as a temporary sales floor and customers enter through a doorway that used to be a window, but its still bu...
80. Archived Article: Real Fcs (waverly) Lj
- Tuesday, July 21, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON A view of the green Pickering Inc. teams up with Old Waverly Golf Course in West Point, Miss., to develop $3 million residential project By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News When cameras pan the crowd at the 1999 U.S. Womens Open golf ...
81. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 08, 1998
June 8 June 8 Laurelwood Business and Professional Women will meet at Davis-Kidd Booksellers, 387 Perkins Road Ext. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call Jane McGoldrick at 685-0495. June 9 The Direct...
82. Archived Article: Dulin (lead) Lj
- Tuesday, May 19, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Expansion planned for sports academy By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News When Memphis native Tim Dulin opened Dulins Sports Academy in 1991, he wanted to offer young people something he and his friends didnt have while they were growi...
83. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 08, 1998
J J. Russell Phillips Jr. has joined Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC as an associate. Prior to joining the firm, he was a partner at Carpenter and Phillips in Macon, Ga. He received his bachelors degree from the University of Mississippi and his la...
84. Archived Article: Real Fcs (beaumont) Lj
- Tuesday, December 09, 1997
By LAURIE JOHNSON Hitting the target Southaven developer nails bulls-eye with age-restricted subdivision, wins two state awards By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News A DeSoto County home builder and developer has received state recognition for a new subd...
85. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 09, 1997
Margaret Craddock has been named executive director for the Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association Margaret Craddock has been named executive director for the Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association. She formerly was associate executive director for MIFA...
86. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 21, 1997
Bill Wilson Jr Bill Wilson Jr. and Linda B. Ward have joined the mortgage lending department of Victory Bank. Wilson has been named senior loan officer of mortgage lending. He previously was a loan officer at Community Mortgage Corp. Ward has joined...
87. Archived Article: Real Fcs (lumber Qual) Lj
- Tuesday, January 21, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Is the wood worthy? The issue of lumber quality sparks debate between builders, suppliers By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Lumber quality has long been an issue of criticism and debate: criticism of the wood products industry and debat...
88. Archived Article: Judge Broffitt
- Monday, November 25, 1996
11-25 note Broffitt sworn in.gs Judge Joyce Broffitt credits mother during swearing-in By GABRIELLE C.L. SONGE The Daily News The Hon. Joyce Broffitts mother, Dorothy Broffitt, assisted her daughter adorn her judges robe immediately following the ad...
89. Archived Article: Real Fcs Dsto Ret Lj
- Tuesday, November 19, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Migrating to Mississippi Southavens official retirement community status is leading to a new market for development By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Earlier this year, the DeSoto County, Miss., city of Southaven became a state-certifie...
90. Archived Article: Senior Housing Lj
- Friday, May 03, 1996
lj 10/5 cates New DeSoto Co. development targets relocating retirees By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News When developer Tim Paxton discovered that more than 60 percent of a recent projects homes were bought by senior citizens, he decided the time was r...
91. Archived Article: Crafts Lj
- Monday, March 11, 1996
lj 10/5 cates Hobby businesses turn pastime into profit By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News For most people, thoughts of creating a business out of their favorite hobby are fleeting, usually cropping up as a mental escape route in the middle of a parti...
92. Archived Article: Lj Co-op
- Tuesday, October 10, 1995
lj 10/5 cates Safety manual attempts to educate, protect volunteers By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News A local community service organization will be distributing volunteer safety manuals today at a reception and resource fair in an effort to educate ...