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47 min ago | Business & Heritage Clarksville
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty along with General Motors officials recently announced the company will invest $185 million to make small gas engines at its Spring Hill manufacturing complex. GM also identified the next-generation Cadillac SRX as a future mid-size vehicle to be produced at Spring Hill.
7 hrs ago | WKRN
Belmont University will be the only college in the United States to have two current students competing in the Miss America pageant. Senior Haley Lewis, who was crowned Miss Tennessee on June 21, and junior Megan Swanson, who was crowned Miss Nebraska earlier this summer, will both be competing.
Governor Bill Haslam and Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner, MD, MPH, are stressing the importance of Tennesseans receiving their influenza vaccinations this flu season. On , Governor Haslam, and Commissioner Dreyzehner will receive their seasonal flu vaccinations at the Shelby County Health Department in Memphis.
Hospital officials have been pushing for the state to expand Medicaid health care coverage for thousands of Tennessee's poorest citizens, despite two significant and related concerns: Expansion will lead to increased visits to the most expensive place in America for routine health care, the emergency room. Medical assistant Zaira Olivieri prepares for a patient in one of the examination rooms at the clinic at Saint Thomas Family Health Center South.
Four rural hospitals have closed and dozens are at risk of shuttering: That's the fallout, some say, from Gov. Bill Haslam's decision not to join the Affordable Care Act in 2013 and tap into millions in promised federal funds for Tennessee's financially-strapped health care institutions. Of some 125 hospitals statewide, three facilities closed in West Tennessee since the governor rejected conventional Medicaid expansion Haywood Park Community Hospital in Brownsville, Camden General and Gibson General.
CBIZ MHM Memphis has been honored with the 2014 When Work Works Award for its use of workplace strategies to increase business and employee success. The award, part of the national When Work Works project administered by the Families and Work Institute and the Society for Human Resource Management, recognizes employers of all sizes and types in the Memphis area and across the country.
Current Attorney General Bob Cooper is among six remaining applicants for the position and its eight-year term. Earlier this week, the five-member court held a public hearing and narrowed the list from eight.
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Sharon G. Lee will be formally invested into the role of Chief Justice by Gov. Bill Haslam at a ceremony in Knoxville Justice Lee will be the third woman to serve as Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court.
"This year's theme is 'I Make it Possible' and that's the essence of what this campaign is all about," said Dan Traynor, corporate information officer at the Tennessee Valley Authority and chairman of the 2014 CFC.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam Thursday announced the appointments of 13 new members and two re-appointments to Tennessee's higher education boards.
The new owner of the BP gas station and convenience store at 7469 Dexter Road in unincorporated Northeast Shelby County near Cordova has filed a $1.4 million loan on the property. Shah Investment LLC which acquired the property in a Sept.
Thousands of motorcyclists are headed for a rally in the nation's capital to honor victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks 13 years ago.
Three Memphis attorneys including two who ran for other divisions of Chancery Court on the August county general election ballot have been recommended for the Chancery Court Judge vacancy. Oscar Carr , Jim Newsom and Mike Richards are the finalists recommended Wednesday, Sept.
This week, the Arkansas Department of Human Services announced that more than 194,000 people have enrolled in the state's "private option" Medicaid expansion program. The private option uses federal Medicaid dollars to buy private health insurance for low-income residents.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:23 pm
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