Maximizing the Impact of New Opportunity Zones

This is a free seminar, but pre-registration is required. Please RSVP online at bit.ly/oppzonetn1 or to Aditi Bhave at 423.392.8825 or abhave@tsbdc.org. The keynote speaker will be Alex Flachsbart, President & CEO at Opportunity Alabama. Opportunity Alabama (or OPAL) is a first-of-its-kind nonprofit initiative dedicated to connecting investors with investable assets in Alabama’s Opportunity Zones. […]

Project Stella: How Nashville scored AllianceBernstein headquarters that had also eyed Charlotte – Charlotte Business Journal

At dawn on a muggy September morning in 2016, Kim Moore floated above the rolling hills of Williamson County, Tennessee. Her calm hour aloft in a hot-air balloon, surveying a place she hadn’t explored before, was a stark contrast to the string of business meetings that awaited her when she touched down. Seven months after […]

Around the State

Sex offender accused of violating registry laws A violent sex offender has been charged with violating the state sex offender registry law for allegedly moving to a residence on Main Street in downtown Morristown without notifying law enforcement officials. Jamie M. Amerson, 37, reported he was homeless the last time he registered with the Morristown […]

Most Collier high schools fall in U.S. News & World Report rankings

At Radnor high graduation WednesdayCredit: beth kephart

U.S. News & World Report released their rankings for America’s best online college programs. Buzz60 (Photo: AvatarKnowmad, Getty Images/iStockphoto) U.S. News & World Report has released its annual high school rankings, and nearly every Collier County school lost ground, although they stayed in the top 12 percent of schools ranked nationwide. The rankings evaluated more […]