Economic Development http://wknofm.org en Grinding's Over; Grits Are Still Good http://wknofm.org/post/grindings-over-grits-are-still-good <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It was ten minutes before the Memorial Day Grizzlies game against the San Antonio Spurs, and outside the&nbsp;</span>FedExForum<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;visitors were being urged to “believe.”</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Believe, Memphis, that the team would come back after three straight losses and win the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Western Conference Finals. Everyone was sure this was going to happen.</span></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Christopher Blank 31747 at http://wknofm.org Grinding's Over; Grits Are Still Good State Capitol Report: Republicans Pipe Up on Closing ECD Records http://wknofm.org/post/state-capitol-report-republicans-pipe-closing-ecd-records <p>An effort by the Haslam administration to close records regarding cash grants to private companies is being reworked after hitting a snag in the Tennessee Senate last week. Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey repeated what started as an argument from a few Democrats, that the state should at least make public who owns a company seeking state incentives.</p><p>The Tennessee Economic and Community Development Department says it needs this confidentiality bill to compete for business with other states.</p> Mon, 27 Feb 2012 14:30:01 +0000 Blake Farmer & Joe White 9417 at http://wknofm.org State Capitol Report: Republicans Pipe Up on Closing ECD Records