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Model Mills variance delayed to January

Model Mills variance delayed to January

November 20th, 2013 9:21 pm by Nathan Baker

A variance request for a century-old mill property in Johnson City will be delayed until the new year to give the potential developer more time to make changes to the drawn plans for an envisioned apartment complex.

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Johnson City Commission set to approve rezoning for $20M State of Franklin development

Johnson City Commission set to approve rezoning for $20M State of Franklin development

November 20th, 2013 11:44 am by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission tonight is likely to pass a third reading to rezone 29 acres off North State of Franklin Road and clear the way for Nashville’s GBT Realty to construct a $20 million retail development on the site.

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TVA paid new CEO $1.9 million more than predecessor in just 9 months

TVA paid new CEO $1.9 million more than predecessor in just 9 months

November 20th, 2013 7:49 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Valley Authority says in a filing that it paid Chief Executive Officer Bill Johnson $5.9 million during his nine months on the job in fiscal year 2013.

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Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

Bid & Buy online holiday auction rolls out

November 16th, 2013 9:36 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Johnson City Press and Kingsport Times News online holiday Bid & Buy Gift Card Auction, the largest locally produced online auction ever offered in the Tri-Cities region, is up and available for preview at the sister newspapers’ websites.

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Living in Downtown Johnson City: Investments beginning to pay off with residential growth

Living in Downtown Johnson City: Investments beginning to pay off with residential growth

November 16th, 2013 9:32 pm by Nathan Baker

As cities seek to re-enliven their long-dormant downtown areas, they’re looking to young professionals and small families to take up residence in trendy apartments in newly rehabilitated buildings, hoping the influx of tenants and disposable income will h

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Media General and Dish Network strike a deal

Media General and Dish Network strike a deal

November 16th, 2013 5:37 pm by Staff Reports

Saturday proved to be fruitful for Tri-Cities region television watchers.

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Food City chief won’t confirm move possibility

Food City chief won’t confirm move possibility

November 15th, 2013 9:26 pm by Nathan Baker

The CEO of Food City’s parent company wouldn’t go as far as confirming the grocery store will open a new supermarket in a proposed shopping center planned for Johnson City’s west side, but said the company is interested in having a store in the vicinity.

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TVA to close 8 coal-powered units

TVA to close 8 coal-powered units

November 14th, 2013 4:36 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The nation's largest public utility voted Thursday to close six coal-powered units in Alabama and replace two more in Kentucky with a new natural gas plant.

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Wine battle: Tennessee grocers go after sales ... again

Wine battle: Tennessee grocers go after sales ... again

November 14th, 2013 8:01 am by Nathan Baker

Grocery store owners and wine and liquor retailers are gearing up for another fight over a bill allowing supermarket wine sales, which should be at the forefront of discussions when the General Assembly reconvenes in January.

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Agreement keeps airline at 5 Tennessee airports, including Tri-Cities, after American-U.S. Airways merger

Agreement keeps airline at 5 Tennessee airports, including Tri-Cities, after American-U.S. Airways merger

November 12th, 2013 5:12 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee's top five airports will continue to be served by a merged US Airways and American Airlines for the next five years under an agreement with the state.

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