Business - Around the Region

Former Northside Lunch building draws flak for rundown condition

Published May. 23 2017

A Chattanooga man said Monday that a longtime North Shore restaurant building that's been vacant for years is an eyesore...

These are the costliest states for trucking congestion

Published May. 23 2017

Traffic congestion on U.S. highways annually costs the trucking industry more than $63 billion in operating expenses, including wasted fuel,...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry tours Y-12 nuclear weapons plant and Oak Ridge lab

Published May. 23 2017

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Monday that he will fight to keep jobs and boost funding for research facilities...

Business Briefs: Savannah port handles record freight shipments

Published May. 23 2017

The Georgia Ports Authority handled 333,006 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) in April, an increase of 11.7 percent compared to...

Clariant, Huntsman, latest chemical makers seeking to merge

Published May. 23 2017

Swiss specialty chemicals maker Clariant and Texas' Huntsman Corp. will attempt to join and create a company with a market...

SmartBank to buy CapStone in Alabama for $84.8 million

Published May. 22 2017

Less than two years after acquiring the former Cornerstone Bank in Chattanooga, the Knoxville-based SmartBank agreed Monday to buy one...

Chattanooga's biggest hospital expects 10 percent growth in patient admissions

Published May. 22 2017

Aided by the expansion of Erlanger East Hospital last year and continued growth in its cardiac and other intensive care...

UPDATE: Ford taps former office furniture executive to be new CEO

Published May. 22 2017

Ford Motor Co. is replacing CEO Mark Fields amid questions about its current performance and future strategy, according to a...

CBL plans mixed-use redevelopment in N.C.

Published May. 22 2017

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. today announced future plans to transform Cary Towne Center in Cary, N.C., into a mixed-use...

Local gas prices among cheapest in U.S.

Published May. 22 2017

Higher oil prices pushed up Chattanooga gas prices last week for the first time in nearly a month last week.

What are the most endangered historic buildings in Chattanooga?

Published May. 21 2017

On March 28, customers dined at the Cheeburger Cheeburger restaurant in the heart of Chattanooga's downtown tourist district near the...

Chattanooga home prices jump 9.8 percent in past year

Published May. 21 2017

Chattanooga home prices continued to accelerate in the first three months of 2017 as sales outpaced the number of new...

Rock City donates $300,000 for outdoor 'secret garden' at new children's hospital [photos]

Published May. 20 2017

The garden will be funded by a $300,000 donation from See Rock City Inc. and Rock City Gardens that was...

Test Drive: 2017 Nissan Titan, new and improved

Published May. 20 2017

The bread-and-butter engine for the all-new 2017 Nissan Titan, a 5.6-liter V-8, is manufactured up the road in Smyrna, Tenn.,...

Marriage licenses

Published May. 20 2017

People you may know filed for marriage licenses in the Hamilton County Clerk's Office, May 8 - 14. 2017

Divorce filings

Published May. 20 2017

People you may know filed for divorce in Hamilton County Circuit Court, May 8 - 14, 2017

Business Calendar: Events and seminars in the Chattanooga area

Published May. 20 2017

Doing Business with Government Part 1 and more events and seminars...

Norfolk Southern to cut 74 jobs at DeButts Yard in Chattanooga

Published May. 19 2017

Norfolk Southern Corp. plans to cut 74 of the 495 employees at its DeButts Yard in Chattanooga as the railroad...

Auction fails to generate sufficient bids for sale of lakefront property in Harrison

Published May. 19 2017

The auction of the former Provident and YMCA lakefront property in Harrison failed to draw enough bids Thursday night for...

People aren't buying as much Campbell's Soup as they once did

Published May. 19 2017

"The industry, including Campbell, experienced significant consumption declines early in the calendar year. These industry trends coincided with weak consumer...

Beer Board gets tough on unreported fights

Published May. 19 2017

Expect to lose your beer license for a couple of weeks, if you're a Chattanooga bar owner who doesn't report...

Tennessee jobless rate falls to 4.7 percent

Published May. 19 2017

Unemployment in Tennessee fell by the biggest monthly amount in more than 33 years during April, cutting the state's jobless...

Winsett: How to protect against ransomware attacks

Published May. 19 2017

A. A major ransomware attack was unleashed worldwide last Friday, infecting at least 75,000 computers in 99 countries, according to...