Business - Chattanooga Diary

Under Construction: Semi-trailer plant being built in Trenton

Published May. 29 2016

The new plant is on a 'greenfield' of 250 acres of farmland once owned by former Chattanooga Mayor P.R. 'Rudy'...

Consumer Watch: Personal health tips for any hospital visit

Published May. 29 2016

Consumer Watch's May 5 column centered on finding good docs and the best practices. Since that time, I, my husband...

Business Digest: LongHorn's Coats wins Steak Master Series contest

Published May. 29 2016

The Chattanooga office of EMJ Construction has promoted James Tyson to senior vice president of estimating, Chris Grannan to vice...


Test Drive: 2017 Chevy Volt, full review

Published May. 28 2016

The success of the 2017 Chevy Volt relies on a simple formula: EV equals EZ.

Library group to open bookstore at Chattanooga Airport

Published May. 28 2016

Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport offers food, drinks, and even live video of the alligator exhibit at the Tennessee Aquarium to help...

Chattanooga Airport users escaping long security lines

Published May. 27 2016

Despite long wait times at some airports, Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport passengers say they're moving through the security checkpoint without lengthy...

FBI, SEC probing Chattanooga company with Corker ties, report says

Published May. 26 2016

Shareholders of a Chattanooga-based shopping center developer lost nearly $150 million in market value Wednesday after a report that federal...

Personal Finance: Financial advice for college grads

Published May. 25 2016

Congratulations, graduates, you did it. All that hard work has paid off and you are ready to embark on the...

Consumer Watch: What home upgrades yield the best returns for selling?

Published May. 22 2016

Q: I enjoyed your column about home buying, but you didn't address what sellers should do to get a better...

Southern Fluidpower expanding Chattanooga headquarters

Published May. 22 2016

Started in 1961 and headquartered in Chattanooga, the company also has offices in Nashville, Clarksville, Tenn., and Cookeville, Tenn. It...

Test Drive: Lexus GS-F, full review

Published May. 21 2016

What would happen if you mated a Japanese luxury car with a Chevrolet Corvette?

Personal Finance: Crowdfunding -- investment wisdom of crowds

Published May. 18 2016

Regulators regulate. It's what they do.


$6 million office-condo project planned for Chattanooga's Southside

Published May. 14 2016

New office space and housing is headed to Chattanooga's Southside, with plans for a four-story, $6 million structure joining a...

Barcom Inc. celebrates 25 years in Chattanooga

Published May. 13 2016

Twenty-five years ago, Jim Ledbetter started his Chattanooga business providing companies with data collection automation services in the basement of...

Discount grocer expands Chattanooga store

Published May. 12 2016

When Michael Tullock started his first grocery store as a senior in high school in 1974, he had no idea...

Personal Finance: Verify beneficiary on IRA accounts

Published May. 11 2016

Your dad worked hard, saved and invested. Upon his death, he had amassed a significant sum in his IRA account....

Fourth generation CEO takes helm at century-old Chattanooga firm

Published May. 8 2016

New Fillauer Cos. Inc. chief Michael Fillauer was in Germany last week for an international trade show with hopes the...

Planning staff says no to Signal Mountain grocery store

Published May. 5 2016

Citing traffic safety and other issues, Chattanooga planners are recommending against a requested rezoning for a neighborhood market proposed for...

Chattanooga-based Miller Industries pulls in higher earnings

Published May. 5 2016

Chattanooga-based Miller Industries on Wednesday posted better first-quarter earnings on what it termed "healthy demand" for its tow trucks.

Personal Finance: Psychology costs retirement investors big time

Published May. 4 2016

We all want to believe that given sufficient information we are able to make rational investment decisions.

Test Drive: 2016 Lexus IS 200t full review

Published Apr. 30 2016

Is Lexus a luxury brand or a performance brand?

New four-story apartment building eyed for Chattanooga's North Shore

Published Apr. 29 2016

After bringing new apartments to downtown Chattanooga just last month, a developer is eyeing more units with a potential four-story,...

Personal Finance: The gold standard and why it won't return

Published Apr. 27 2016

Many people incorrectly assume that our currency is still backed by gold. In fact, except for a very brief period...