About Toby Sells
BiographyToby joined The Commercial Appeal staff in 2009. He primarily covers the business of health care, non-profits, retail/consumerism, green business issues and agriculture. Originally from Middle Tennessee, Toby has made his home in Memphis with his wife, Ansley. They live in the Cooper-Young neighborhood with their dog, Jack.
- Business reporter
02/22/2009 - current
Germantown to begin superintendent search
Published 10/09/2013 at 6:37 p.m.
Germantown will begin its search for a municipal school system superintendent next week with a meeting looking for the public’s help to decide what qualifications are needed for the job.
Baptist breaks ground on $33 million rehab hospital in Germantown
Updated 10/04/2013 at 12:06 a.m.
Dirt will soon move on a new $33 million hospital project in Germantown.
'First 100' customers begin lining up at Germantown Chick-Fil-A
Published 10/02/2013 at 6:40 p.m.
Chick-Fil-A fans line up ahead of Germantown store re-opening.
Weather system to limit siren sounds in Germantown
Updated 09/28/2013 at 12:11 a.m.
Tornado sirens get a break in Germantown.
Demolition of Germantown historic house approved
Updated 09/25/2013 at 12:18 a.m.
Committee approves demolition of historic home.
Memphis Fairgrounds plans existed on paper for nearly a decade
Published 09/21/2013 at 8:49 p.m.
If a new plan for the Memphis Fairgrounds sounds familiar, well, it should.
'No questions asked' at Memphis gun buy back event
Published 09/19/2013 at 6:27 p.m.
"No questions asked" on gun buy back Saturday.
Mid-South Fairgrounds plan would cost $233 million
Updated 09/18/2013 at 6:49 p.m.
Planners predict the project will generate more than 5 million square feet of new development, and 1,461 new jobs.
Copper stopper: New Memphis laws would be tougher on copper theft
Updated 09/18/2013 at 12:38 a.m.
Tougher laws on the way for copper thefts.
City of Memphis has new roadmap for Beale Street management
Published 09/17/2013 at 5:07 p.m.
The road map to find a new, permanent manager for Beale Street was given to Memphis City Council members Tuesday.
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