VOL. 123 | NO. 161 | Monday, August 18, 2008
The temptation remains for members of the Shelby County Board of Commissioners.
Bryan Jordan is a little more than two weeks away from moving into the driver’s seat at First Horizon National Corp. But his influence already can be felt throughout the banking company.
The Nov. 4 ballot will move a step closer to completion this week with Thursday’s noon filing deadline for candidates in the special Memphis City Council election and the races for five of the nine Memphis school board positions.
As Gus’s franchise owners Joe and Belinda Webb celebrate their first year in business, the husband and wife team also is introducing the Southaven community to a new concept for the restaurant.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Industrial output rose in July at a slightly better pace than expected as a further rebound in the auto industry offset a big plunge in output at the nation’s utilities.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Banks borrowed slightly more over the past week from the Federal Reserve's emergency lending program while Wall Street firms did not draw any loans for a second straight week.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Inflation is running at the fastest pace in 17 years, the job market is under further strain and foreclosure filings are surging.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Bush administration is backing down from a threat to penalize states enrolling middle-class children in a health program intended for the poor.