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1. September 8-14, 2017: This week in Memphis history
- Saturday, September 9, 2017
2010: Behind The Headlines premieres on WKNO TV.
2007: First Horizon cuts its mortgage sales force in half – 1,500 mortgage positions and 500 supporting positions – reflecting national economic tremors that will grow to include a collapse of the housing market. “I think we have certain regulatory and other just practical issues but as quickly as possible,” First Horizon employee services head John Daniel says of the timing of the cuts. “Our original view was that we would try to not have significant reductions and perhaps benefit from the fact that so many companies were going out of business. … The volumes are going to drop so significantly we just couldn’t take the risk of having all that expense without the business being there.”
2. Last Word: $4.8 Billion of TNT, North Parkway Complications and Graceland West
- Thursday, May 19, 2016
FedEx sets a date next week for its acquisition of TNT Express – a $4.8 billion deal that was approved by TNT shareholders Wednesday.
3. The Week Ahead: Jan. 25, 2016
- Monday, January 25, 2016
We hope everyone survived Snow Terror ‘16 and is looking forward to a fun, productive week ahead that’s free of milk and bread runs. (Saturday’s high temp is 60 degrees – woohoo!) Here’s your weekly rundown of events and happenings worth paying attention to…
4. Collierville School Board To Meet Friday on School Plan
- Friday, June 5, 2015
The Collierville school board meets Friday, June 5, in special session to hear a report on the need for a new comprehensive high school for the suburban school system and consider moving toward the purchase of a site for the school.
5. Parking Wars
- Saturday, June 21, 2014
It’s been a hot, humid and restless spring at Overton Park.
The park has been crowded, but not as crowded as expected given the political tempest over parking on Overton’s greensward.
6. New Housing Option Comes to Victorian Village
- Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Florence Hervery had been thinking about the next phase of her life for some time.
The 55-year-old Whitehaven resident had been mulling over a move Downtown, but she wanted a home, not a condominium or apartment, and was hesitant to move into the bustling Downtown core.
- Saturday, April 27, 2013
ArtsMemphis will present the Stax to the Max music festival Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. outside the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, 926 E. McLemore St. Admission to the festival is free; discounted museum tickets are $2 between noon and 5 p.m. Visit staxmuseum.com.
- Monday, August 13, 2012
Shelby County Trustee David Lenoir will address the Collierville board of aldermen Monday, Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. at Collierville Town Hall, 500 Poplar View Parkway. The open forum will include an update on property tax revenue and future economic trends affecting the community. Visit shelbycountytrustee.com.
- Friday, August 10, 2012
Christian Brothers University’s Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery will host an opening reception for the Memphis Camera Club’s “A Walk Through History (Floor to Ceiling)” Friday, Aug. 10, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Plough Memorial Library on CBU’s campus, 650 East Parkway S. Call 321-3243.
10. Praxair Files $2M Permit App for Pidgeon Park Site Work
- Tuesday, July 10, 2012
3587 Paul R. Lowry Road
Memphis, TN 38109
Permit Cost: $2 million
Permit Date: Applied June 2012
Owner: Praxair Inc.
Tenant: Praxair Inc.
Contractor: W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Co.
Details: Praxair Inc., an industrial gases company that operates an air separation complex in Frank C. Pidgeon Industrial Park, has filed a $2 million building permit application to lay a foundation at its facility, 3587 Paul. R. Lowry Road.
11. New Owner For Bartlett Car Wash Property
- Friday, May 4, 2012
A former car wash site in Bartlett has traded hands. Nyan Jaf acquired the 0.71-acre lot at 5960 Summer Ave. from Mr. Carwash LLC for $65,000.
12. MAAR to Host Forum on Collierville Real Estate
- Monday, January 17, 2011
Memphis Area Association of Realtors will host the first in a series of real estate forums to take place on Tuesday.
The forum – a planned partnership with the Town of Collierville – is open to all Collierville residents and is intended to offer localized information on the real estate industry from professionals who have a concentration of experience in the Collierville area.
- Monday, January 17, 2011
The Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South will host a breakfast forum Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau, 3693 Tyndale Drive. The topic is “Health Care Reform: Implications in Motion.” For reservations, contact Nancy Crawford at 757-8627 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Friday, January 14, 2011
The Rotary Club of Memphis Central will meet Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chickasaw Country Club, 3395 Galloway Ave. Mike Ross-Spang, owner and head trainer at Elite Personal Fitness, will speak. Cost is free for members and first-time guests and $25 for returning guests. For reservations, call Karen Shea at 683-9099.
15. Collierville Hosts Mtg. to Discuss Property Swap
- Thursday, October 14, 2010
The Collierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a public hearing Thursday for comments concerning the feasibility of constructing a new Collierville Middle School facility at Suggs Park in Collierville.
16. Collierville Considers Land Swap for Schools
- Monday, October 4, 2010
The town of Collierville has met with Shelby County Schools to discuss the potential relocation of Collierville Middle School with hopes of not only relocating the city’s lone university campus to downtown but also revitalizing the local economy.
17. Norfolk Southern Almost Ready To Break Ground
- Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Norfolk Southern Corp. is about to clear the final hurdle needed to begin work on its Rossville intermodal terminal, where cargo containers will be transferred between trucks and trains.
18. Clear Channel Adds More Digital Billboards
- Wednesday, May 26, 2010
It’s not difficult to see why Clear Channel Outdoor is upgrading another of its more than 1,000 billboard “faces” in Memphis with digital technology, boosting the company’s digital signs from eight to nine.
19. Memphis College of Art Buys South Main Building
- Tuesday, February 23, 2010
477 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
Sale Amount: $400,000
Sale Date: Feb. 12, 2010
Buyer: Memphis College of Art
Seller: Southeastern LSC Holding Corp., formally known as Lewis Supply Co. Inc.
Loan Amount: $1.5 million
Loan Date: Feb. 15, 2010
Maturity Date: March 1, 2013
Lender: J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation
20. Square Deal Undone
- Monday, January 18, 2010
A facelift has been in the works for about a year for a Midtown landmark that long ago succumbed to the real estate equivalent of jowls and wrinkled skin. But after months of planning, it now appears the proposed nips and tucks for Overton Square, a roughly 10-acre hodgepodge of shops, restaurants and a movie theater, won't be happening after all.
- Tuesday, July 14, 2009
The National Association of Women Business Owners will hold a lunch mixer today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Elzemeyer Talent Agency, 149 Monroe Ave. Attendees will each have 60 seconds to pitch their business to NAWBO Member Showcase by Tess Bear.
- Monday, July 13, 2009
The Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Cost is $20 and includes dinner. For reservations, contact Dianne Cordaro at email@example.com or 287-6009.
23. Lightman Buys Back Land To Bolster Retail Center
- Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Three acres in Centennial Commons
Memphis, TN 38125
Sale Amount: $2 Million
Sale Date: Sept. 12, 2008
Buyer: Michael A. Lightman Sr.
Seller: Winsouth Hotel Partnership
Details: Michael Lightman Sr. has bought back a three-acre parcel of land in Centennial Commons retail center that he sold to Winsouth Hotel Partnership nine years ago for $1.4 million. The land is on the southwest corner of the Centennial site, which is north of Winchester Road, east of Germantown Road and near Tenn. 385.
24. ProLogis to Begin Rehab On Hickory Hill Warehouse
- Tuesday, July 1, 2008
5700 Challenge Drive
Memphis, TN 38115
Permit Amount: $1.1 Million
Project Cost: N/A
Permit Date: Applied June 2008
Completion: End of 2008
Contractor: The Conlan Co.
Details: Denver-based ProLogis has filed a permit application to rebuild the foundation of its warehouse at 5700 Challenge Drive. The building, in the Memphis Distribution Center near Raines and Hickory Hill roads, was damaged in the Feb. 5 storms that ripped through the industrial section of Southeast Memphis.
25. Shelby Farms Planners Bide Time While Designs Chewed Over
- Wednesday, March 12, 2008
The three planners competing for the job of charting Shelby Farms' future can be forgiven if they looked a bit nervous this month.
Their plans for the 4,500 acres of parkland were unveiled last week at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library and by April, the Shelby Farms Conservancy Board will have picked one of them for the job. But that doesn't mean the board will choose the plans the board and citizens are reacting to. That's why you could see George Hargreaves taking in Tom Leader's poster boards one row over and vice versa. And James Corner was trying to get his mind around Hargreaves' vision.
- Tuesday, March 11, 2008
The National Association of Women Business Owners will host a luncheon today at 11:30 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave., ninth floor. Rose Flenorl of FedEx will present "Expanding Relationships Globally." The cost is $25 for NAWBO members and $30 for nonmembers. To register or to find out more information, contact NAWBO at 844-3738 or www.nawbomemphis.org.
- Monday, March 10, 2008
The Memphis chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet today at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Select East on Poplar Avenue at Interstate 240. The topic is "Spreading a Beacon of Light Through Effective Leadership," presented by Peggy Quinn, corporate vice president and president-elect of Executive Women International. The cost is $20 and reservations can be made by contacting Sharon Gardner at 752-6213 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
28. Shelby Farms' Potential Master Plans Unveiled Thurs.
- Friday, March 7, 2008
The public got its first look Thursday at three proposed plans for Shelby Farms Park.
The designs by Tom Leader Studio, Hargreaves Associates and Field Operations offer very different ideas for a master plan to come.
29. Archived Article
- Tuesday, May 30, 2006
3860 Forest Hill-Irene Road
Memphis, TN 38125
Loan Amount: $1.9 million
Loan Date: May 3, 2006
Maturity Date: May 3, 2011
30. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, May 19, 2003
Calendar of events May 19-25
Calendar of events May 19-May 25
Memphis Investors Group hosts Shelby County Commissioner David Lillard at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Area Home Builders Association, 776 N. Germantown Parkway. Lillard will dis...
31. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 5, 2002
Calendar of events Jan
Calendar of events Aug. 5-Aug. 11
The Memphis Area Technology Council is planning committee alignment meetings for people interested in getting involved with MATC. Meetings are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the M...
32. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 29, 2002
Calendar of events Jan
Calendar of events July 29-Aug. 4
Mississippi Museum of Art, 201 E. Pascagoula St. in Downtown Jackson, Miss., presents Passages photographs by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher along with African objects from ...
33. Archived Article: Real Briefs
- Tuesday, September 9, 1997
TaylorGardnerArchitects Inc TaylorGardnerArchitects Inc., a Memphis architectural firm, was presented the 1997 Air National Guard Design Award at the 164th Airlift Wing in Memphis on Saturday. The award was presented for the design of the Tennessee ...
34. Archived Article: Art College Chg
- Monday, November 25, 1996
By CAMILLE H College of art purchases property for expansion By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News Memphis College of Art has purchased the building at 1935 Poplar Ave. to finish off a block of buildings the college began purchasing five years ago and...