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12:09 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Is an Egg McMuffin in You?

Memphis, TN – Herb Peterson, who invented the ubiquitous Egg McMuffin as a way to introduce breakfast to McDonald's restaurants, died last March. How did he come up with the idea? He simply loved Eggs Benedict and decided to create a breakfast sandwich for his McDonald's restaurants. When was the last time you spent and hour thinking of a unique new product for your business?

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Mid-South News
3:59 am
Fri August 8, 2008

Cohen Wins Second Term

Memphis, TN – Congressman Steve Cohen took home the 9th District Congressional seat for the second time after weeks of negative campaign attacks from opposition Nikki Tinker.

Incumbent Steve Cohen and Nikki Tinker went head to head for the second time in the race for the ninth district congressional seat. Four years ago the two held the top two seats against more than a dozen others, this time around the two took the lead of five. Again, Steve Cohen ended the night as victor.

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Mid-South News
2:57 am
Fri August 8, 2008

Tenn. 9th District Incumbent Wins Democratic Primary

Memphis, TN – Congressman Steve Cohen took home the 9th District congressional seat Democratic nomination for the second time after weeks of negative campaign attacks from opposition Nikki Tinker.

Cohen and Tinker went head to head for the second time in the primary race for the seat. Four years ago the two held the top two seats against more than a dozen others. This time around, the two took the lead of five candidates. Again, Steve Cohen ended the night as victor.

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Mid-South News
1:47 am
Fri August 8, 2008

Tenn. 7th District Incumbent Wins Primary

Memphis, TN – Strong support in west Tennessee wasn't enough to help challenger Tom Leatherwood take the 7th District seat from incumbent Marsha Blackburn in Thursday's Republican primary race.

Leatherwood was counting on Shelby County voters and rural counties in between the wealthy suburbs of Nashville and Memphis to help him win the primary. But rain, an August election, and voter fatigue may have cost him the race.

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Mid-South News
2:55 am
Thu August 7, 2008

Negative Ads My Hurt Challenger In the 9th District

Memphis, TN – Presidential candidate Barack Obama and MSNBC Countdown host Keith Olberman recently criticized ninth Congressional District candidate Nikki Tinker for her negative campaign practices. After visiting nine precincts throughout the district today, voters expressed overwhelming support for the incumbent Steve Cohen.

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