Across America:

N.C. honors Coast Guard captain born a slave RODANTHE, N.C. — The state Transportation Department has dedicated a bridge along the Outer Banks to a U.S. Coast Guard captain who went from being a slave to the first African-American to command a life-saving station. The state dedicated the Pea Island Interim Bridge as the Captain Read More

Inspirit Senior Living Announces Acquisition Of Two Tennessee Facilities

MURFREESBORO, Tenn., Feb. 2: Inspirit Senior Living today announced that it has acquired two seniors housing facilities previously owned and operated by Sunnington LLC and Sunnington II, LLC. The Rutherford Assisted Living and Rutherford Memory Care mark the fifth and sixth acquisitions for Virginia-headquartered Inspirit, a new venture headed by industry veteran David McHarg. Negotiations Read More

2017 Single Family Home Permits Drop 15% in ‘Boro, Total $ Residential Construction UP

Murfreesboro’s Single-family permits and New Commercial development declined in 2017 but residential construction by dollar value in the same period increased 15 percent. “Permitting of new single-family homes in Murfreesboro dropped somewhat in 2017 as lot inventory failed to keep pace with demand and a growing number of potential first-time homebuyers seek to live in Read More