Retailers, shoppers prepping for last-ditch shopping days

Published Dec. 19 2014

In a corner of Hamilton Place mall near the Santa Claus photo booth, Amy Gardner sat Thursday afternoon, out of...

Biz Bulletin: Scams to watch for during the holidays

Published Dec. 19 2014

Q. What scams and fraudulent activity should consumers be aware of during the holidays?

Randy Boyd named Tennessee's head job recruiter

Published Dec. 19 2014

NASHVILLE Gov. Bill Haslam says Knoxville entrepreneur Randy Boyd will prove a great fit as his new chief jobs...

New user fee should aid Chickamauga lock work

Published Dec. 19 2014

After years of budget and tax battles, Congress this year may have given the Army Corps of Engineers the keys...

Jobless rates drop in Tennessee and Georgia

Published Dec. 19 2014

Tennessee and Georgia are adding jobs this year at a faster pace than the nation as a whole, but both...

Chattanooga startup company Bellhops moving to Warehouse Row offices

Published Dec. 18 2014

Growing Chattanooga startup company Bellhops is moving to Warehouse Row as the business strikes out into its own office space.

New UTC student housing in the works

Published Dec. 18 2014

Walk2Campus, a South Carolina-based college housing developer, is planning to add two new downtown apartment buildings to its Chattanooga portfolio...

Chattanooga gas prices dip below $2 a gallon, lowest in five years

Published Dec. 17 2014

Chattanoogans are getting an early Christmas present with the price of gas below $2 a gallon at a trio of...

Chattanooga Choo Choo converting hotel rooms into apartments

Published Dec. 17 2014

More than 90 hotel rooms at the Chattanooga Choo Choo are going to be repurposed and made into affordable apartments...

Haslam, UAW spar over union impact

Published Dec. 17 2014

Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday he still worries that expansion of labor unions in Tennessee such as the United Auto...

UAW local in Chattanooga invited to key VW meeting

Published Dec. 17 2014

The United Auto Workers local in Chattanooga has been invited to the Volkswagen Group Global Works Council executive committee meeting...

Treehouse meets kickstarter goal — and more local, national business news

Published Dec. 17 2014

The Treehouse Project is on track to build the world's first treehouse certified as a "living building" through the International...

TVA drops 15-foot tree rule

Published Dec. 17 2014

TVA is backing off a controversial part of its tree-cutting policy, and some plaintiffs who are suing the agency over...

Personal Finance: U.S. oil revolution brings progress, pain

Published Dec. 17 2014

Free market capitalism is not really about long periods of quiet prosperity.

Y-12 nuclear weapons plant building temporarily evacuated after chemical spill

Published Dec. 16 2014

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — Federal authorities have responded to a chemical spill in a building at the Y-12 nuclear weapons...

Taking flight: Chattanooga Airport sets new passenger mark

Published Dec. 16 2014

Bill Clinton was president, Michael Jordan still played basketball, and the Dow Jones closed above 3,500 for the first time...

Big Five: Most-cursed federal agencies

Published Dec. 16 2014

The government agencies that receive the most online comments that contain vulgar or swear words about proposed regulations.

Why oil is down by half, what it means for you

Published Dec. 16 2014

Local gas prices down 80 cents per gallon in past year

Yamaha to expand Vonore boat plant, add 150 jobs

Published Dec. 16 2014

America's biggest manufacturer of midsize sports boats is riding the rising economic tide with plans for a $17.7 million expansion...

Southern Champion expansion wins tax breaks

Published Dec. 16 2014

Southern Champion Tray on Monday won property tax breaks valued at about $500,000 from Chattanooga's Industrial Development Board for the...

Bob Evans CEO to step down — and more local, national business news

Published Dec. 16 2014

The CEO of Bob Evans Farms Inc. is stepping down by mutual agreement after more than eight years in the...

The Buffett brand comes to Chattanooga: Realty Center to join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Published Dec. 14 2014

If you are looking to buy a home in the Chattanooga area, you soon will be able to get some...

Business Digest: Unum promotes Finlay to VP

Published Dec. 14 2014

Unum has promoted Lori Finlay to vice president and managing director of municipals in the company's investments group.