Chattanooga Local News

Krystal Offers a Whole Lot of Holiday Cheer for Just $4

17 12 2017

    ATLANTA, GA, December 17, 2017 -- Few things are better than great holiday savings on your favorite foods - which is why Krystal restaurants are currently offering a delicious deal on six fan-favorite Krystal menu items, for just $4. From now until the end of the year, guests may enjoy three steamy, square Krystal burgers, a small order of crispy fries, a small soft drink and an ice-cream sundae dessert for an unbeatable limited-time only value."Krystal has always prided itself on delivering better-than-expected value on great-tasting food. This deal is taking it to the next level," said Alice Crowder, Vice President of Marketing for The Krystal Company. "For less than $5, Krystal fans can get a complete meal plus dessert, and still have a dollar left over for holiday stocking stuffers."The new $4 deal was designed to be the perfect grab-and-go meal for holiday shoppers or for football fans looking for a tasty treat to enjoy during bowl games, playoffs, and halftime...

General & Concrete Contractors Join Forces in Summertown, TN

16 12 2017

It can save consumers a lot of time when construction companies form long-term partnerships with contractors who specialize in concrete work. Dynamic partnerships like these can make it far simpler to find the right talent for your important new building project or remodel. If you learn more about Summertown TN, you might well discover that this area features a number of outstanding construction companies with collaborative instincts. At least two of these companies are joining forces to shorten the legwork needed to complete construction projects in this area. Property owners experienced in hiring contractors know that conducting preliminary research on contractors can be quite time consuming. When two contractors with complementary skills back each other, this enables faster completion of even the most complex construction projects. Throughout North America, construction has become an incredibly sophisticated professional field. It can take a lot of education and preparation...

79-Cent Krystals to Turn National Bah-Humbug Day into "Bah-Yum-Buns!" Day

16 12 2017

    ATLANTA, GA, December 16, 2017 -- There's not a Scrooge in town that's going to be able to resist smiling on National Bah-Humbug Day this December 21st. That's when Krystal restaurants throughout the South will be offering their classic small, square Krystal burger for just 79 cents all day long. Fans of the brand are sure to think of it as a holiday miracle - but it's actually right in line with the brand's long-standing tradition of great food and great values."If there's one thing that can make anyone happy during the holiday season - it's a fantastic money-saving deal on your favorite food," said Alice Crowder, Vice President of Marketing for The Krystal Company. "79-cent Krystals on Bah-Yum-Buns day most definitely fits that description!"To take advantage of the offer, guests need only visit their local Krystal restaurant on Thursday, December 21st. All regular Krystal burgers will be available for just 79 cents each from open...

Simmons First National Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

15 12 2017

PINE BLUFF, Ark., Dec. 15, 2017 -- Simmons First National Corp. (NASDAQ:SFNC) today announced it expects to release fourth quarter 2017 earnings at 5:00 p.m. CST on Monday, Jan. 22.  Management will conduct a live conference call to review this information beginning at 9:00 a.m. CST on Tuesday, Jan. 23.  Those interested can listen to this call by dialing toll-free 1-866-298-7926 (United States and Canada only) and asking for the Simmons First National Corp. conference call, conference ID 9490927.  In addition, the call will be available live or in recorded version on the company’s website at First National Corp. is a financial holding company, headquartered in Pine Bluff, Ark., with total assets of $9.5 billion as of September 30, 2017 and proforma assets of approximately $14.9 billion conducting financial operations throughout Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.   The company, directly and through...

Young Cancer Survivor Designs a Clayton Home and Tours Home Building Facility

15 12 2017

Jake Clark, 16, became an honorary member of the Clayton team on Nov. 22 during a special 'Team Jake' celebration event at a home building facility in Bean Station, Tenn. His interests in construction projects with his dad, a home contractor, and his talents in drawing and 3D design made Jake the perfect fit to visit Clayton. While visiting the home building facility, the cancer survivor sat with a home designer and created a home model floor plan of his own, which was named "The Jake" in his honor.  "With our roots in East Tennessee, this local story especially hit home for us," Clayton CEO Kevin Clayton said. "Jake is an incredibly talented young man who has had a hard journey in life, yet he has never stopped pursuing his passions in art and construction. We were thrilled to host Jake and his family for the day, and show them how our homes are built." Jake was suffering from what doctors believed was an infection for nearly two years. On Mother's Day 2013, he was...

Surgery Partners, Inc. Announces $50.0 Million Share Repurchase Program

15 12 2017

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Dec. 15, 2017 -- Surgery Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) ("Surgery Partners" or the "Company"), a leading provider of surgical services, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program under which the Company may repurchase up to $50.0 million of its common stock.Clifford Adlerz, Interim Chief Executive Officer of Surgery Partners, stated “The authorization of this share repurchase program underscores our commitment to creating value for our shareholders and our belief in the strength of our business and its underlying industry trends. We have a strong, diversified platform and see the opportunity to drive growth and optimize performance, creating value in our shares at the current valuation. We intend to maintain ample capital to support both internal and acquisition-based growth initiatives in line with our long-term strategy.”The timing and size of repurchases will be determined based on market conditions and other factors....

Shareholders Approve Proposals Related to Proposed Merger of Commerce Union Bancshares, Inc. and Community First, Inc.

15 12 2017

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. & COLUMBIA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Commerce Union Bancshares, Inc. (“Commerce Union”) (Nasdaq: CUBN), the parent company for Reliant Bank, and Community First, Inc. (“Community First”), the parent company for Community First Bank & Trust, announced today that their shareholders have voted to approve the respective proposals submitted to their shareholders related to the merger of the two companies. The two companies also announced that all regulatory approvals required for the proposed transaction have been received. Subject to the satisfaction or waiver of the remaining conditions to closing contained in the merger agreement, the transaction is expected to close effective January 1, 2018. At closing, Commerce Union will merge Community First Bank & Trust with and into Reliant Bank, and the combined bank will operate as Reliant Bank. Commerce Union’s shareholders have also approved an amendment to the company’s charter to change the company’s... is Happy to Announce Its New 12 Months of Christmas!

15 12 2017

FAIRFIELD, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continuing its tradition since 1985 of a light-hearted luxury gift of love, Panty of the Month® is happy to announce its new 12 Months of Christmas – a gift of love and luxury panties - from Panty Claus himself! Knock-offs have come and gone, but subscribers to the original Panty of the Month® series continue to reap the benefits of a top-notch service with an intimate touch. With just one phone call, your sweetheart will receive an opulently gift-wrapped luxury panty, enclosed with gourmet chocolates, fragrance and a personal note for each holiday and season of the year. Each high-end knicker is gift-wrapped specially for the corresponding holiday. Order only once, and she will receive delightful gifts for Christmas, New Year's, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, and Mother's Day. Panty of the Month® has been doing this for over 30 years and has legions of satisfied customers. Their motto is: “We do the work, you...

Tennessee Human Rights Day Uplifts Leaders of Tomorrow

15 12 2017

December 15, 2017 - The Tennessee Celebration of International Human Rights Day took place in Nashville at the First Amendment Center on December 7th with the theme “Human Rights: Our Leaders of Tomorrow.” The planning committee brought together a youth panel to discuss freedom of expression which was moderated by 2016 Human Rights Rising Advocate Justin Jones. The panel was comprised of student leaders from Lipscomb and Belmont Universities as well as the Public Art Coordinator for the Metro Arts Commission.In addition to the youth panel, there was a spoken word performance by two members of the Tennessee State University Speech & Debate Team.Human Rights Day is a time to acknowledge leaders who have given their lives to service, as well as those who have done outstanding work and those taking up the torch for tomorrow. Awards went to human rights champions in three categories: Rising Advocate, Outstanding Service and Lifetime Achievement.Rising Advocate Awards went to three individuals...

OHM Advisors Announces Newest Shareholders

15 12 2017

    LIVONIA, MI, December 15, 2017 -- OHM Advisors' Board of Directors and partners ( are pleased to announce the addition of four new shareholders: Jessica Katers, PE; Patrick Droze, PE; Kirk Loveall, PE; and Bob Pelosi, PE. The partners were elected to the 55-year-old firm's ownership group on December 7, 2017.The new shareholders, nominated from among the firm's many outstanding professionals, represent a range of disciplines, experience levels, and specialties. Each is recognized for their contributions within the firm, and their disciplined service to clients and colleagues."I'm proud to welcome this group of highly competent and dedicated leaders who have demonstrated their deep commitment to our profession, our clients, and the future of our firm," OHM Advisors Board Chairman James Houk comments. "These individuals have proven themselves to be leaders in our firm, and exemplify the technical and leadership qualities we...

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