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Elizabethton saves $800K with bond refinance

Elizabethton saves $800K with bond refinance

February 13th, 2015 9:53 am by John Thompson

The city of Elizabethton expects to realize a savings of $800,000 in a refinancing of some old bonds for the Elizabethton Electric Department.

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Betty Gay building slated for rehabilitation, demolition on same day

Betty Gay building slated for rehabilitation, demolition on same day

February 12th, 2015 10:18 pm by Nathan Baker

Jan. 22 was a bittersweet day for downtown Johnson City's Betty Gay building.

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TVA to diversify power sources, plans to buy gas, solar generators

TVA to diversify power sources, plans to buy gas, solar generators

February 12th, 2015 1:06 pm by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

TVA is moving to buy more natural gas and solar power generation as the federal utility continues to move away from coal-fired generation.

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Washington County committee OKs impact study for connecting road between Boones Creek, Johnson City

Washington County committee OKs impact study for connecting road between Boones Creek, Johnson City

February 11th, 2015 9:22 pm by Nathan Baker

Local officials will soon know just how large a planned major transportation project will impact the economy.

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Congress clears Keystone XL Pipeline bill, setting up veto

Congress clears Keystone XL Pipeline bill, setting up veto

February 11th, 2015 5:24 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, ASSOCIATED PRESS

The Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. That sets up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure.

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Will 'Project X' alter local development equation?

Will 'Project X' alter local development equation?

February 7th, 2015 10:19 pm by Nathan Baker

Though no ink has yet been laid finalizing a closely watched incentive deal between Washington County and a manufacturing company codenamed "Project X," revealed by public documents to be Denstply, the process by which the package of benefits was approved

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More Americans are finally seeing something new: A pay raise

More Americans are finally seeing something new: A pay raise

February 6th, 2015 4:48 pm by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

So if you've gone without a meaningful raise, should you expect one?

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Pepperidge Farm recalls 46,000 bagel packages; Tennessee included

Pepperidge Farm recalls 46,000 bagel packages; Tennessee included

February 6th, 2015 4:18 pm by Associated Press

Packages may contain peanuts or almonds that could set off a serious allergic reaction.

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City store finds pitch man in Jays' Daniel Norris

City store finds pitch man in Jays' Daniel Norris

February 5th, 2015 10:22 pm by Tony Casey

When owner of The Fouled Anchor, Patrick Muncey, decided to do a photo shoot for the products he has in his store at 229 W. Main St., he hadn't yet made the acquaintance of Science Hill graduate and Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Daniel Norris, but the two cam

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2 down, 1 to go: Zoning amendments to permit methadone/substance abuse clinics clear 2nd reading at Johnson City Commission

2 down, 1 to go: Zoning amendments to permit methadone/substance abuse clinics clear 2nd reading at Johnson City Commission

February 5th, 2015 9:35 pm by Gary B. Gray

If there are Johnson Citians unhappy with the city's proposed medical services zoning amendments affecting non-residential substance abuse facilities, including methadone clinics, they were nowhere to be found at Thursday's City Commission meeting.

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