'I am genuinely optimistic for our profession as the economy slowly gains strength'

Landscape architect Dwight Kiser talks shop
Sep 30, 2012 7:58 PM

Community First has another deal to sell Cool Springs office

Struggling lender Community First Bank & Trust has signed an agreement to sell its prominent Cool Springs office at Carothers Parkway and Bakers Bridge Avenue to $1.1 billion-asset First Citizens National Bank of Dyersburg. The deal is Community First's second attempt at unloading its lone Williamson County outpost. Earlier this summer, an agreement to have CapStar Bank take it over fell apart over pricing.

Sep 24, 2012 8:39 AM

Lackey venture wraps raise

Workers' comp payment recovery play gets cash from Memphis firm, NCN
Sep 12, 2012 2:17 PM

Yamaha starts division with Franklin component

Yamaha Corp. of America has launched record label services division Yamaha Entertainment Group of America and will support the new entity with a recording and video production studio in Franklin. Jon Freeman and MusicRow.com have the full story here.

Sep 12, 2012 12:35 PM

Real estate notes: Data center developer pegs Nashville as rollout market

Also: Spring Hill strip sells
Sep 10, 2012 2:44 PM

Tutoring services firm opens two locations

A six-year-old Huntsville company marketing tutoring services has opened its first two local sites in the Kroger shopping center on Franklin Road in Brentwood and on Hillsboro Road at Mack Hatcher Parkway in Franklin. Appleton Learning runs or franchises about 10 centers in three states.

Aug 29, 2012 7:13 AM

Spectrum breaks ground on Cool Springs project

71-acre site will include park centerpiece, 350 apartments, Class A space
Aug 16, 2012 11:50 AM

Local author, Tasti D-Lite exec named to Williamson Christian biz faculty

The nonprofit Williamson Christian College, which offers evening classes out of Cool Springs, has pulled together its business faculty for the coming year. On the team are Dan Miller, the locally based author of 48 Days To The Work You Love, and Grayson Brown, the general counsel of sweets seller Tasti D-Lite. Get more info on the rest of the teachers here.

Aug 16, 2012 7:04 AM

Power plant company CEO named BGA board chair

Lunn succeeds eight-year leader Jewell
Aug 15, 2012 11:25 AM

Headline Homes: July 2012

Among the buyers and sellers: A former NBA team owner, a Cracker Barrel VP and LASIK specialist/ballroom dance master Ming Wang
Aug 12, 2012 10:40 PM