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2014-12-17 23:09:43

Women-owned Data Facts has been recognized as a Top Workplace of 2014 by The Commercial Appeal. Memphis TN (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Data Facts, Inc.-a

2013-12-13 23:24:19

The Commercial Appeal names Data Facts Inc as one of the Top Workplaces of 2013 in the Memphis metro area. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Data

2009-05-27 21:35:53

The Commercial Appeal reported Wednesday the NCAA has accused the Memphis basketball program of major violations. The Memphis newspaper said that during the 2007-08 season, the school was involved in knowing fraudulence or misconduct, concerning an SAT exam taken by a player. The newspaper quoted the NCAA's report to Memphis as saying the player in question suited up only for the 2007-08 season.

2009-04-26 13:58:55

The music scene of Memphis will be the focus of the new MTV project, $5 Cover, which will also be broadcast online, its creator says. Writer-director Craig Brewer said the project will feature 15 so-called webisodes that are each focused on a specific music performance in the Tennessee city's music scene, the Memphis Commercial Appeal said Sunday. Brewer, 37, said the five to seven-minute installments, set to air online and on television starting Friday, should offer non-Memphis residents an...

2009-02-17 15:21:23

Authorities in Tennessee said a man was arrested after what was believed to be an ounce of marijuana was found in his baby's diaper bag at a church. Deputy Chief Donna Turner of the Tipton County Sheriff's Department said an off-duty officer worshiping at the Central Baptist Church in Brighton was consulted after nursery workers at the church found a suspicious-looking substance in the diaper bag, The Commercial Appeal newspaper in Memphis reported Tuesday. Keith Saemenes, the off-duty...

2008-10-10 18:00:22

On Appeal TV "Sex and the City" was the theme but fund-raising was the reason for the Women's Council of Realtors Fashion Show and Silent Auction. Michael Donahue caught the catwalk action.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.