Ohio-based Lifestyle Communities has received approval to add a restaurant and bar to their Henley Station apartment complex near the Avenue shopping center in Murfreesboro. Henley Station will comprise 400 one- and two-bedroom townhome-style units. Lifestyle Communities execs expect to welcome the first Murfreesboro residents this fall and build other area projects.
The Goat serves as the center of social life at Henley Station. It will offer locals and Henley Station residents a destination for live music, happy hour, catching games, and it will serve as the host for year-round resident events. And for those looking for a little friendly competition, The Goat has a full schedule of sand volleyball, euchre, and cornhole leagues.
Middle Tennessee State University athletics officials have scheduled a press conference for 10 a.m. tomorrow at which they are expected to announce that the school will soon begin playing sports in Conference USA. MTSU has been a member of the Sun Belt Conference since 2001. CUSA features, among others, Marshall, Rice, Southern Miss, Tulsa, UAB and UTEP.
Pinnacle Financial Partners said it has hired Kelvin Kennamer to be a senior vice president and financial advisor at its South Church Street office in Murfreesboro. Kennamer comes to the locally based bank with 23 years of financial services experience. Most recently, he was with Regions Bank as a wealth advisor. Before that, he was a financial advisor for Morgan Stanley.
“Kelvin has an outstanding reputation as a trusted advisor,” said Bill Jones, Pinnacle area executive for Rutherford County, where Pinnacle has eight offices and about a quarter of the deposit market. “He has the background and commitment that we need to deliver distinctive service and effective advice to our clients.”
The Middle Tennessee State University campus is one of 10 college locales — all east of the Mississippi River — to get a Dunkin' Donuts during a span from June 25 to Oct. 15. The MTSU Dunkin' Donuts is slated to open on Saturday.
These institutions join other prominent colleges and universities that have brought Dunkin' Donuts to campus in recent years, including Boston University, New York University, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Georgia Tech, Florida International University, Bowling Green and George Washington University.
National Health Investors has paid $25.2 million for a 138-unit senior living community in Silverdale, Wash., and lent another $3.5 million to Sante' Partners, the Oregon-based tenant of the facilities. NHI’s acquisition won’t be final until later this week. The deal was funded by the Murfreesboro-based company’s existing loan agreements and is subject to state licensing acceptance before ownership changes hands.
“This very attractive acquisition contributes to NHI’s goal of diversifying our portfolio. We are delighted to expand our relationship with Sante’ Partners,” Justin Hutchens, NHI president and CEO, said in a release.