NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- While other online sports betting competitors "delay withdrawals" or offer "bonuses for players to cancel withdrawals," Action 24/7, Tennessee owned and operated sportsbook, continues to lead the industry with innovative practices like same day pay and cash withdrawals.
(The Center Square) – Gov. Bill Lee has signed into law authorization that significantly will change the way Tennessee's Medicaid program receives federal funding.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Swaggerty Sausage Company, for the eighth consecutive year, receives the highest possible grade from BRC Food Safety auditors. From 2015 to 2020, Swaggerty's grade has been AA, with top grades of A received in 2013 and 2014. BRC is a globally recognized consumer protection organization used by more than 29,000 certified suppliers in over 130 countries, and BRC Food Safety audits are considered the "gold standard."
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Applications opened on January 15 for PYA's new Tom Ballard Innovation Award. The award competition is open to any early-stage company in the East Tennessee area with revenue and an established "proof of concept." Applicants are competing for a combination of investment capital and in-kind services totaling at least $50,000 to support their innovative ideas.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- For the ninth year in a row, the last week of January has been officially recognized as Tennessee School Choice Week by the state's governor. Gov. Lee joined more than a dozen governors, as well as hundreds of county, city, and town leaders, who have officially recognized the Week.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lirio, the world leader in Precision Nudging, today announced it has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST.
CHICAGO, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arete Wealth - an independent Broker-Dealer (BD), Registered Investment Advisor (RIA), and Insurance firm headquartered in Chicago - will acquire Center Street Securities in Q1 2021.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the midst of a school year like no other, Tennessee families and educators are gearing up to safely spotlight education options during School Choice Week 2021.
Jan. 15, 1919: The Johnson City Daily Staff reported on the death of a young lady. “Miss Ida Scott, eighteen years of age, died Monday three miles from Elizabethton from pneumonia developing from influenza. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. M.D. Scott whose residence is near Speedwell on Cherokee. Two sisters at home and a brother in France survive.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DK) ("Delek US" or the "Company") today issued the following statement in response to the letter received from and disclosed by CVR Energy, Inc. ("CVR"), a majority owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises L.P.:
(The Center Square) – A TennCare block grant authorization passed the state Senate on Thursday afternoon, putting Tennessee a step closer to becoming the first state in the nation to receive federal Medicaid funding in a lump sum.
MARYVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanderbilt Mortgage, a Berkshire Hathaway company, unveiled its new website to provide an improved digital experience for its current and potential customers. The new site features tools and educational resources for visitors applying for a loan, a payment portal for current customers and ways to learn more about Vanderbilt products.
NASHVILLE—State Senator Steve Southerland (R-Morristown) has been reappointed to the committee which approves budgets for the largest and second largest economic sectors in the state, the Senate Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee. The announcement was made by Lt. Governor Randy McNally as the 112th General Assembly met to organize the 2021-2022 legislative sessions.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Perception Health, a leading provider of healthcare market prediction software, announced today the national rollout of Monthly Executive Reports.
Portland area churches are responding in different ways to the rise in the number of active COVID-19 cases in Sumner County.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Group, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, today announced the closing of over $300 million in its oversubscribed third fund, an increase of nearly $100 million over its prior fund. Heritage will continue its successful strategy of investing in solution-oriented, high-growth healthcare services and technology businesses that are addressing the industry's most pressing challenges.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- First Community Mortgage (FCM), announces that it will acquire a Mortgage Boutique (AMB) in a transaction it hopes to close within the next month, pending regulatory approval. Both privately held mortgage organizations are headquartered in Murfreesboro.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- XOi Technologies, providers of a cloud-based mobile application that connects field service contractors with an industry-leading online knowledge base and empowers them to complete more service requests, has announced an enhanced integration with partner Davisware that will optimize customer experience while increasing the value of their applications for joint customers.
(The Center Square) – Four days after Tennessee became the first state in the country to receive federal approval for a Medicaid block grant waiver, Republicans in the Tennessee Legislature were working quickly to advance a resolution approving implementation of the proposal.
(The Center Square) – State lawmakers elected constitutional officers Wednesday in a joint session, reelecting Tennessee’s election chief, Secretary of State Tre Hargett, despite an objection by Democrats.
NASHVILLE—The State Senate today re-elected Lt. Governor Randy McNally (R-Oak Ridge) for a third term as Speaker of the Senate. Senators met at noon on the first organizational day of the 112th General Assembly to elect their speaker. By statute, the Speaker of the Senate holds the title of Lieutenant Governor. McNally has served as Speaker of the Senate and Lieutenant Governor since January 2017.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Even in a pre-COVID world, healthcare providers of all sizes were being challenged to re-shape their businesses in response to the ever-shifting healthcare landscape. Although we do not yet know the full extent and long-term impact of COVID-19 on healthcare providers (and the national economy as a whole), it has undoubtedly accelerated these pressures and further increased the emphasis on cost management, market efficiencies, and access to capital.