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KINGSPORT, Tenn., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mrs. Yolanda Stennett, 45, of White Plains, was crowned Mrs. International 2021, Saturday, July 24, at the annual Mrs. International Pageant. The event took place at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center, featuring contestants from around the globe competing in three categories, including interview, fitness-wear, and evening gown. Stennett was joined on stage by her father, John Makle, Jr., for her crowning, before an audience excited to be a part of this 36-plus year tradition, set in an environment that ensured the safety of guests and resort associates.

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(The Center Square) – Starting on Friday and running through Aug. 5, Tennessee will have a sales tax holiday on food and food ingredients at stores and also the retail sale of prepared food at restaurants, along with the regular holiday on clothing, school supplies and computers.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As merchants are adapting to an ever-evolving industry with online ordering and ecommerce expanding in retail and hospitality, Epson, a market leader of POS printing solutions, today announced the fastest POS receipt printer in the industry1 – the OmniLink® TM-T88VII. As the latest model in Epson's most popular POS printer line which has sold over 4.5 million units in North America,2 the OmniLink TM-T88VII offers lightning-fast print speeds and flexible connectivity between multiple devices to help merchants – particularly in high-volume industries such as hospitality, retail and grocery – deliver the best customer experience in virtually every environment.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- TimeForge, a leading provider of sales-driven employee scheduling software and integrated labor management solutions, is excited to announce its sponsorship of the 2021 RSPA RetailNOW show, where it will be showcasing its latest workforce management technology.

The obesity epidemic in the U.S. is a major health issue, and it’s getting worse. The current national adult obesity rate is 29.7%, but almost half of adults are projected to be obese, not just overweight, by 2030, according to Harvard researchers estimates published in December 2019 in the New England Journal of Medicine. While […]

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MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Branford Group ("Branford"), a leader in asset valuation and disposition services, has been engaged by CQuentia to sell the assets of its genomic testing and personalized healthcare facility in Memphis, Tennessee, which was established in 2019. Branford is currently soliciting and accepting offers for high-value assets in the lab. The offering will culminate in an online auction of all remaining items, set to open on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, and close Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021.

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MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are studying liquid-liquid phase separation (LLPS), a biophysical process through which proteins and nucleic acids in a cell are compartmentalized without a membrane. The work provides new insight into how the strength of the forces that drive phase separation are linked to the speed at which it occurs. The findings were published today in Nature Communications.  

Coffee County has filed a suit against the City of Manchester asking for lost tax revenue that could amount to almost a $1 million per year for 15 years connected to the annexation of property now called the Bonnaroo Farm.  

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Motto Mortgage , an innovative mortgage brokerage franchise focused on transparency and compliance, has a new office in Tennessee. Motto Mortgage Lakeside is now open in Hendersonville and serving all markets throughout the Volunteer State. 

More than 93,000 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. in 2020, a nearly 30% surge from 2019 and the most ever recorded in a single year, according to recently released data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Addiction experts say the increase in overdose deaths was largely driven by the increased […]

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global leading tire company Hankook Tire is expanding its original equipment business for the supply of tires for electric vehicles to include the ID.4, Volkswagen's first e-SUV. To meet the requirements of this drive technology, the ID.4 will be equipped with the Ventus S1 evo 3 ev tire developed specifically for electric cars. Depending on the equipment variant, the size range from 18- to 21 Inch are partly equipped with Hankook SEALGUARD® puncture protection technology. Also available with original equipment tires in 20 and 21 inch: the twin-engine brother of the ID.4, the VW ID.4 GTX: sustainable as an ID, Sporty as a GTI, comfortable as an SUV.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) announced today that it plans to release its second quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, August 5, 2021.  The Company has also scheduled a conference call to discuss the results on Friday, August 6, 2021 at 9:00 AM ET.

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DUBLIN, July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiaries Endo Health Solutions Inc. and Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. (collectively, "Endo") have reached an agreement in principle to settle an opioid-related case originally captioned as Staubus, et al. v. Purdue Pharma, L.P., et al., Case No. C-41916, in the Circuit Court for Sullivan County, Tennessee.