Bill Miller, chairman of Miller Industries, is in talks to buy a bankrupt Scottish soccer team, according to the BBC.
Miller Industries is a leading manufacturer of tow trucks based in Chattanooga, though Miller himself is reportedly “not a big soccer fan,” The Herald reported.
Including Miller’s, the 140-year-old Rangers have received four bids, according to the The Herald.
The Rangers are reportedly $212.7 million in debt.
Ellis Smith joined the Chattanooga Times Free Press in January 2010 as a business reporter. His beat includes the flooring industry, Chattem, Unum, Krystal, the automobile market, real estate and technology. Ellis is from Marietta, Ga., and has a bachelor’s degree in mass communication at the University of West Georgia. He previously worked at UTV-13 News, Carrollton, Ga., as a producer; at the The West Georgian, Carrollton, Ga., as editor; and at the Times-Georgian, Carrollton, ...