(The Center Square) – Tennessee employers would have paid at least 300% higher unemployment tax premiums in 2021 if state officials had not allocated COVID-19 relief funds to the state’s unemployment trust fund early, according to projections released by the University of Tennessee’s Boyd Center.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiation Business Solutions (RBS) announced that they reached an agreement to purchase RADMAX, Inc., a radiation oncology medical billing company headquartered in Tyler, TX, effective August 31, 2020. RBS also announced the development of their new, quality-driven radiation oncology network, VidaCore.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With baseball season in full swing and the MLB Postseason around the corner, Hankook Tire, the Official Tire of Major League Baseball, announces that its 2020 Fall Classic Rebate will run from September 18 - October 31. The Fall Classic Rebate will offer consumers savings of up to $80 via a prepaid Mastercard with the purchase of four tires from select lines, including the brand new all-weather Kinergy 4S2 (H750).
(The Center Square) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee will not provide an additional $82.6 million in COVID-19 relief to Nashville. Instead, Lee suggested Thursday that Nashville Mayor John Cooper lift burdensome restrictions on businesses and reprioritize existing relief funds to support businesses struggling to survive.
(The Center Square) – A report by a local Fox News affiliate accuses Nashville Mayor John Cooper of covering up the low number of COVID-19 cases in bars and restaurants in the city.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amytrx Therapeutics, Inc., ("Amytrx"), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company advancing next-generation inflammation-targeting therapies, today launched from stealth to announce the company's novel therapeutic platform, clinical development plans, and preclinical program initiatives.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- American Hometown Media (AHM), a top 15 Inc. 5000 honoree in the digital media, food content and technology category, has partnered with Coastal Bend Publishing in Houston, Texas, Shoreline Media Group in Ludington, Michigan and Avant Publications in Wiles-Barre, Pennsylvania with the expansion of the CuratorCrowd(TM) Traffic & Engagement Platform.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ProtocolNow, leading provider of real-time protocols accessible anytime, anywhere, has appointed Daniel O'Keeffe as Chairman of the board. Dr. O'Keeffe, an obstetrician-gynecologist with over 20 years experience, will leverage his relationships and experience in the field to lead the strategic growth and adoption of ProtocolNow as the standard for managing protocols.
MARYVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Clayton, a national home builder of site-built and off-site built homes, launches the new Clayton Built(® )website, designed as a resource for home buyers and retail partners to showcase the quality, durability and innovation that goes into every Clayton Built(®) home, from the construction to trusted brand partners. The Clayton Built(®) website includes a portfolio of product features, materials, building processes and brand partners that make up the Clayton Built(®) standard for off-site built housing.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Coldwell Banker Real Estate affiliated agents know the value of home, as they have been guiding people home since 1906. Home is the place we long for at the end of the day, the place that holds all we love and everything we cherish. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital(®?) treats more than 8,500 kids a year from across the United States and around the globe, providing many patient families a home-away-from-home when they need it most.
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today released a first look at the redesigned Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, the next step in the company's commitment to delivering a showroom full of new and extensively redesigned vehicles in the United States by the second quarter of 2021. Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) recently announced this commitment to the completely refreshed showroom lineup.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nashville-based AngelEye Health, a leading provider of tele-engagement solutions for hospital neonatal and pediatric units, today announced that it has acquired Avento Technologies MilkTracker(TM) Solution. "This proven technology has been part of our product roadmap and is a valuable addition to the AngelEye platform. This solution expands our family engagement reach, incorporating parents as part of the feeding plan of their child," said Christopher Rand, CEO of AngelEye Health.
LEBANON, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks 100 days to Christmas and Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is ringing in the holidays early, bringing some much-needed joy at the end of a challenging year. To celebrate, Cracker Barrel is releasing four holiday-inspired virtual backgrounds so guests can deck the halls of their virtual meetings all season long.
(The Center Square) – While no inmates in Tennessee have been released early because of the COVID-19 pandemic, inmates released and re-entering the community during a global pandemic and economic shutdown have faced unique challenges.
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Greater Elgin Family Care Center of Illinois selected i2i as a comprehensive population health management (PHM) data platform they can trust, after evaluating several other solutions.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Heaven's Door Spirits, an evolving collection of American whiskeys created by Bob Dylan and Spirits Investment Partners, is proud to announce Dylan's return to his famed "Theme Time Radio Hour" series for a special episode. Kicking off a special week-long limited run of Bob Dylan Theme Time Radio Hour on SiriusXM's Deep Tracks (ch. 27), beginning Monday September 21(st), at 12 p.m. ET, this program feature theme is "Whiskey" in honor of Bourbon Heritage month. The new, never-before-heard episode will then be made available on the Heaven's Door website and social channels, Bob Dylan's website and social channels, as well as all major streaming services starting September 25(th).
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HawsGoodwin Wealth, a Nashville area financial planning and investment management firm, announced that two of the firm's partners, Art Haws and Caroline Galbraith, have received the Certified Private Wealth Advisor(®) (CPWA) certification. The CPWA credential, which is administered by the Investments & Wealth Institute(®) (formerly IMCA), is a rigorous standard for competence in the field of wealth management today.
(The Center Square) – Tennessee Comptroller Justin Wilson warned Nashville Metro Councilmembers if the city fails to maintain a balanced budget in light of a referendum to repeal the 34 percent property tax increase, the state could step in to make financial decisions for Nashville.
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine that your check-engine light comes on, and you immediately receive a push notification from your phone to schedule a service appointment at your trusted, local dealer. A few clicks later, your service appointment is scheduled, and you are free to resume your busy day. Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) announces today a partnership with leading Internet-of-Things technology providers Aeris and Dealer-FX to do just that - leverage connected car technology to enhance the Mitsubishi customer service and ownership experience.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- OneOncology, the national partnership of independent oncology practices, today added two new senior healthcare executives to its leadership team with the appointment of Janice Baker as Chief Human Resources Officer and Jon Billington as Chief Financial Officer.
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dialog Health, a two-way texting platform that enables information to be pushed to and pulled from staff, announces it is expanding support for organizations adding text messaging to improve employee engagement during open enrollment.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Text Request, a Chattanooga-built software platform that allows consumers and businesses to engage one another via text message, was named Tech Company of the Year while co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Rob Reagan, was named Technology Leader of the Year during the 2020 Technology Excellence (TechX) Awards, presented by the Chattanooga Technology Council (ChaTech).
ELIZABETHTON — Once again the leader of Keep Carter County Beautiful is sounding the alarm on another illegal dump in the county’s mountains.
UNION CITY, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Park of America has announced new partners and more details for "AgriCulture: Innovating for Our Survival," a permanent exhibit dedicated to telling the story of innovation in agriculture. The exhibit will open Dec. 5, 2020 in the Simmons Bank Ag Center. The total amount of funds raised for this exhibit so far is $935,000.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Total Air Group, a Memphis-based FAA-Certified Repair Station and a subsidiary of Flight Test Aerospace, is poised to make history supporting WheelTug as a program partner during the WheelTug Test Drive event at Memphis International Airport on September 15. The revolutionary in-wheel electric taxi system will be undertaking a series of invitation-only demonstrations to display both the WheelTug and WheelTug Vision product as it marches forward towards Certification.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Urgent Care for Children (UC4C), a Birmingham-based pediatric urgent care provider, will be expanding its reach to Memphis this fall in opening its seventh location. The newest clinic will sit at 604 West Poplar Avenue, in front of Walmart. As a part of its 2020 expansion plans announced in March, this addition is the company's first clinic outside of Alabama as it begins planning a string of new locations across the southeast in the next several years.
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is celebrating dealer partners who go above and beyond for their communities. They provide more than just a great place to buy a car - they help their home towns thrive in the good times and heal in the challenging times. They rise to the occasion in support of the community, whatever the occasion may be. This month, we are proud to feature Ayman Moussa, owner of Hayward Mitsubishi in Hayward, California.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IQTalent Partners, Inc., a talent acquisition and executive search firm, announced the launch of IQTalent Xchange, an original market concept using advanced artificial intelligence combined with human expertise to create a passive candidate marketplace. The firm's proprietary platform includes over 300 million professionals, offering its customers unprecedented access to the most qualified candidates.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SilverSneakers(®) by Tivity Health, the nation's leading community fitness program for older Americans, announced today the national winner of the 2020 SilverSneakers Swanson Inspiration Award. Mobile, Ala., resident Lloyd Black has been named the winner of the 16(th) annual award, which is presented to one member who has improved their life through a healthy lifestyle that incorporates fitness and social interaction, while helping others navigate their own fitness journeys.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) (the "Company") announced today the expiration and results as of 5:00 p.m. on September 14, 2020 (the "Any and All Expiration Time") for its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Any and All Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 3.000% Notes due 2027 (the "3.000% Notes").
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cordant Health Solutions(®), a leader in providing innovative tools for monitoring patients in behavioral health programs, announced the expansion of its addiction pharmacy program with a new location in Nashville.
LEBANON, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. ("Cracker Barrel" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CBRL) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 ended July 31, 2020 and provided an update regarding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company's business.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- American Residential Services (ARS), the nation's largest provider of residential heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) and plumbing services, announced today that GI Partners, a leading private investment firm, is making a majority investment in the company. Existing investor Charlesbank Capital Partners (Charlesbank) and management are also making significant new investments in the business.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XOi Technologies, providers of a cloud-based mobile application that connects field service contractors with an industry-leading online knowledge base and empowers them to complete more service requests, announces an enhanced integration with Data-Basics' TechAnywhere, a comprehensive mobile field service software developed to help contractors streamline communication between the field and the back office.
(The Center Square) – If Nashville taxpayers vote to repeal the city’s 34 percent property tax increase in December, Mayor John Cooper said he’s considering dramatic cuts to school and fire department budgets and reducing the Metro Police Department force by one-third.
GERMANTOWN, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc., or MAA (NYSE: MAA), today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, H. Eric Bolton, Jr., will participate in a round table presentation at the Bank of America Securities 2020 Global Real Estate Virtual Conference. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at approximately 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time.
LEBANON, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® (Nasdaq: CBRL) today announced that Gisel Ruiz, 49, has been elected to the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Her appointment is the most recent result of the Board's multiyear succession planning and refreshment process, under which the company has added four directors with deep and diverse talent over the past three years.
(The Center Square) – A total of $27.6 million will be distributed to 66 Tennessee cities and counties through community development block grants for projects such as improvements to sewer systems and ambulance services and housing development initiatives.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Employee Pooling, LLC announced on Friday the appointment of Steven Lacher to their leadership team as Vice President of Business Development. The appointment follows a steady surge in EP's Business Development and the need for a trusted industry veteran who is aligned with EP's vision and mission.
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) (the "Company") announced today certain pricing terms for its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Any and All Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 3.000% Notes due 2027 (the "3.000% Notes").
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For seventeen years On Location: MEMPHIS (OL:M) hosted the OL:M International Film and Music Festival. Beloved worldwide for its southern charm and Airstream Trailer Awards; the OL:M festival was noticeably missing from the indie film festival circuit. After 2½ years, OL:M is proud to present their latest offering to the film community, MemphisMusicBanq.com
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fathom Events and ReelWorks Studios announce the exclusive re-release of THE TRUMP PROPHECY in select cinemas nationwide for a one-night event Thursday, October 8 at 7 p.m. local time. Based partially on The Trump Prophecies by Mark Taylor and Mary Colbert, the film chronicles Taylor's journey from his traumatic work as a firefighter through the evening of the 2016 election. The film's remarkable story of healing is a reminder that God cares for our world today and will bring healing to our land as He has promised.
Update: Police said Sunday they had identified a person of interest in the hit-and-run injury in a Johnson City crosswalk during a Black Lives Matter demonstration Saturday night.
UNICOI — For his third consecutive 4-year election cycle, Unicoi Vice Mayor Doug Hopson's residency is under scrutiny, this time by the district attorney general’s office.