Mid-South business headlines: Highwoods Properties exiting and Health Care Heroes

Memphis business headlines with MBJ's Greg Akers - August 23, 2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - We’re taking a look at some of this week’s biggest business headlines impacting the Mid-South with Greg Akers, Editor-in-Chief of the Memphis Business Journal.

The cast of NBC’s Bluff City Law continued filming this week with a brand new sound stage.

Highwoods Properties announced Wednesday it was selling all of it Memphis properties and leaving the market. This is a major deal because Highwoods was supposed to team up with Carlisle LLC on One Beale.

Community leaders broke ground for $150M development earlier this week.

This week’s cover story, “Health Care Heroes,” highlights a St. Jude doctor who helped cure “bubble boy” disease in a timely manner.

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