Business - Around the Region

TVA names new bosses for Sequoyah nuclear plant

Published Mar. 1 2017

The Tennessee Valley Authority today announced organizational changes for its Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, naming Anthony L. "Tony" Williams as site...

Chattanooga small business finalists named

Published Mar. 1 2017

Small business of the year finalists have been named by the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce.

Streetlights spark debate over Andy Berke's handling of city contract

Published Mar. 1 2017

In 2013 when Don Lepard opened his new Global Green Lighting factory in Hixson, government officials heralded the radio-controlled LED...


Cleveland, Tenn.-based Wholesale Supply Group sees more growth ahead

Published Mar. 1 2017

In a nation of big-box stores and conglomerates, Wholesale Supply Group gives more of what its competitors can't or won't...

LG to build $250 million plant in Tennessee, creating 600 jobs

Published Mar. 1 2017

South Korean appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. says it has selected Tennessee as the site for its washing machine plant...

Business Briefs: Economy grew 1.9 percent during fourth quarter

Published Mar. 1 2017

The U.S. economy grew at an anemic 1.9 percent rate in the fourth quarter, unchanged from an initial estimate, although...

Amazon cloud storage failure causes widespread disruption

Published Feb. 28 2017

Usually people don't notice the 'cloud' - unless, that is, it turns into a massive storm. Which was the case...

Chattanooga trucking company Lesco Logistics winding down operations

Published Feb. 28 2017

Lesco Logistics, a Chattanooga trucking company with some 50 employees, will wind down its operations, according to the business' owners.

Chattanooga Airport shuttle coming for passengers

Published Feb. 28 2017

With Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport's passenger boardings hitting a new high last year, a ground shuttle service from its most remote...

Here are the top 10 domestic airlines

Published Feb. 28 2017

The travel website ThePoint rated the top 10 domestic airlines based on customer service ratings, on-time arrivals, lost baggage...

Jewelry chain accused of sexual harassment, discrimination

Published Feb. 28 2017

The Washington Post reported Monday that arbitration documents show top managers at Jared the Galleria of Jewelry and Kay Jewelers,...

Business Briefs: Dow Jones winning streak is longest since 1987

Published Feb. 28 2017

Wall Street notched another set of milestones as the Dow Jones industrial average closed at a record high for the...

Chattanooga among top 'underappreciated cities you should totally move to,' study says

Published Feb. 27 2017

Chattanooga is among the top 'underappreciated cities you should totally move to' because of its low cost of living, outdoor...

Smoky Mtn. amusement park, Ghost Town in the Sky, for sale for $4.5 million [photos]

Published Feb. 26 2017

If you're a fan of Western-themed amusement parks, have $4.5 million to spend and don't mind driving three hours from...

Consumer Watch: Simple methods to turn your trash into cash

Published Feb. 26 2017

Today's column features that infamous offender that haunts many of us — clutter — along with a few simple methods...

Business Digest: Bagley, Pashley, Waxenberg get top Unum jobs

Published Feb. 26 2017

Unum Group has promoted William Bagley to senior vice president and chief supply officer; Cherie Pashley to senior vice president...

La-Z-Boy to build new innovation center in Dayton, add jobs [photos]

Published Feb. 25 2017

La-Z-Boy users one day may operate their chairs with their iPhones, said company Chief Executive Kurt Darrow.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory director moves to new post in Columbus

Published Feb. 25 2017

The head of the nation's biggest science and engineering lab will leave the Oak Ridge facility this summer to take...

Buisness Briefs: Hospice of Chattanooga earns top accreditation

Published Feb. 25 2017

Hospice of Chattanooga has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Home Care Accreditation.

Divorce Filings

Published Feb. 25 2017

People you may know filed for divorce in Hamilton County Circuit Court, Feb. 13 - 19

Marriage Licenses

Published Feb. 25 2017

People you may know filed for marriage licenses in the Hamilton County Clerk's Office, Feb. 13 - 19

Business Calendar: Events and seminars in the Chattanooga area

Published Feb. 25 2017

Events and seminars

J.C. Penney to close up to 140 stores

Published Feb. 24 2017

J.C. Penney said Friday that it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two...