Summer gas prices are cheapest in six years

Published May. 26 2015

Gas prices dropped last week in Chattanooga for the first time since March, according to GasBuddy's survey of 170 gas...

Tourist development chief on Tennessee tourism: We have it all

Published May. 26 2015

Tourism is one of Tennessee's largest industries with a $16.7 billion direct economic impact in 2013, and Kevin Triplett is...

Chattanooga firm grows big data into $11 million business

Published May. 25 2015

The business analytics and big-data consulting firm helps companies make better decisions through strategies based on facts and insights learned...

Drivers wanted (desperately): Trucking shortage nearing 40,000 nationwide

Published May. 24 2015

In the mid-afternoon break between the morning and evening classes at Chattanooga State's commercial driving school, Linda BeBout explained how...

Nashville tech event features four Chattanooga startups

Published May. 24 2015

Chattanooga has more finalist companies than any other city in the state in one of Launch Tennessee's biggest annual events...

Consumer Watch: Manual for spring cleaning your home's outdoor items

Published May. 24 2015

Many of my May recollections center on my mother hustling and bustling with spring cleaning -- mattresses and pillows were...

Business Digest: Mayfield elected to IWLA board

Published May. 24 2015

Scott Mayfield, president of Kenco Management Services, LLC, has been elected to the board of the International Warehouse Logistics Association...

Tennessee electric vehicle rebates questioned

Published May. 23 2015

Tennessee has revived a rebate program for buyers of electric cars, but a public policy group questioned the money for...

Test Drive: Honda unwraps new starter SUV

Published May. 23 2015

In the old days — like, last week — entry-level SUV buyers had just one Honda option, the tried-and-true CR-V,...

Audit finds Areva overbilled TVA for Bellefonte work

Published May. 23 2015

The primary contractor hired by the Tennessee Valley Authority three years ago to help assess the Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant...

Mayfield announces new seasonal flavors, special packaging

Published May. 23 2015

Just in time for this weekend's unofficial start of summer, Athens, Tenn.-based Mayfield Dairy Farms is rolling out some new...

Business Calendar

Published May. 23 2015

* Free Legal Advising with Huisman Law Firm from 1-3 p.m. Monday, May 25 at The Company Lab (CO.LAB), 55...

EPB to press board for 3.5 percent rate increase

Published May. 22 2015

EPB is poised to lay down its first rate increase since 2011, a 3.5 percent spike in monthly electric power...

Summer at last: Travelers gear up as cold weather finally winds down

Published May. 22 2015

Roger and Lola Laster made change for a stranger at the Lookout Valley welcome center Thursday afternoon as the Huntsville,...

Chattanooga has 2nd fastest growth among Tennessee's big cities

Published May. 22 2015

Chattanooga has outpaced Knoxville in population growth since the 2010 census in the battle for East Tennessee's biggest city, but...

Unum increases dividend; McKenney takes helm as CEO

Published May. 22 2015

Unum Group has a new CEO, but Richard "Rick" McKenney isn't new to the Chattanooga-based company.

Hamilton County leads growth in new businesses

Published May. 22 2015

Hamilton County led the state during the first quarter of 2015 in the growth rate of firms filing to do...

Biz Bulletin: How to evaluate charity requests

Published May. 22 2015

Q. It was disturbing to read about the major charity fraud being conducted in East Tennessee. I receive this type...

Chattanooga home sales up, listings down

Published May. 22 2015

Chattanooga home sales in April rose a robust 11.4 percent above year-ago levels even as homes got more expensive to...

Data breach hits BlueCross BlueShield's CareFirst

Published May. 22 2015

CareFirst, a BlueCross BlueShield plan, on Wednesday became the third major health insurer in the United States to disclose this...

Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores

Published May. 22 2015

Dollar Tree expects to reach a deal in the coming days to sell about 330 Family Dollar stores in order...

Tennessee unemployment edges lower, still above U.S. average

Published May. 21 2015

Unemployment in Tennessee fell to the lowest level in seven years last month, though the jobless rate in the Volunteer...

Unum increases dividend

Published May. 21 2015

Unum Group today increased the quarterly dividend it pays investors of its common stock.