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Time is of essence for retail development deal in Boones Creek

Time is of essence for retail development deal in Boones Creek

April 17th, 2014 9:01 pm by Tony Casey

Thursday afternoon's Washington County Economic Development Council meeting at the King Centre concluded with more questions than answers in regards to a possible Tax Increment Financing district around Boones Creek.

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2 U.S. House Democrats pressing inquiry into Tennessee VW union vote

2 U.S. House Democrats pressing inquiry into Tennessee VW union vote

April 17th, 2014 9:44 am by Associated Press

They sent a joint letter to Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam seeking more information on activities by state officials ahead of the 712-626 vote against the UAW in February.

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Market Street lot to get new grocery store

Market Street lot to get new grocery store

April 16th, 2014 9:11 pm by Nathan Baker

A new grocery market in Johnson City aims to bring a European flavor to the area's food store offerings.

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Studsvik now in hands of company's competitor

Studsvik now in hands of company's competitor

April 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by Brad Hicks

Studsvik Inc.'s Tennessee processing facilities - which includes its facility in Erwin - are now in the hands of the Sweden-based nuclear company's competitor.

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Strong beer sales bill headed to Tennessee governor's desk

Strong beer sales bill headed to Tennessee governor's desk

April 15th, 2014 10:30 am by Associated Press

Current law allows any beer stronger than 5 percent by weight - or about 6.3 percent by the more common measure of alcohol by volume - to only to be sold in liquor stores.

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Miller: NN Inc. project could lead to 200 new jobs

Miller: NN Inc. project could lead to 200 new jobs

April 14th, 2014 11:31 pm by Nathan Baker

Johnson City headquartered NN Inc. was confirmed Monday as the manufacturer being courted by local economic development leaders hoping to land a new $10 million corporate office building and 200 new jobs.

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U.S. stocks rise on retail sales increase

U.S. stocks rise on retail sales increase

April 14th, 2014 12:25 pm by ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer

U.S. retail sales notched their biggest increase in 18 months in March.

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4 teens tied to Greene Co. murder ordered detained

4 teens tied to Greene Co. murder ordered detained

April 11th, 2014 5:31 pm by staff and wire reports

A Greene County Juvenile Court judge on Friday ordered that the four remain in custody for the time being.

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Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

April 10th, 2014 11:24 am by Associated Press

Family Dollar said it believes the bad winter weather hurt its earnings by at least 5 cents per share.

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GOP blocks Senate bill curbing gender pay gap

GOP blocks Senate bill curbing gender pay gap

April 9th, 2014 3:39 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

For Democrats, the bill was the latest stressing income-fairness they are pushing this campaign season, a procession that includes proposals to extend jobless benefits, boost the minimum wage and help students and families afford college loans.

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