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Public Building Authority likely to need infusion from city

Public Building Authority likely to need infusion from city

September 26th, 2013 12:48 pm by Nathan Baker

The Johnson City Public Building Authority will likely need an infusion of cash from the city by the end of the agency’s fiscal year to continue operations, board Chairman Mike Eddy said Wednesday.

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Familiar breads return to markets

Familiar breads return to markets

September 25th, 2013 10:28 am by Nathan Baker

Starting Monday, Merita and Wonder breads were restocked on local shelves after the brands’ purchase by national baked goods producer Flowers Foods.

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Johnson City Power Board restructures residential charges

Johnson City Power Board restructures residential charges

September 25th, 2013 9:40 am by Nathan Baker

The electric utility's board increased the customer charge and decreased the rate for power usage.

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Tenn. digitizing 1M pages of historical newspapers

Tenn. digitizing 1M pages of historical newspapers

September 25th, 2013 9:33 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee State Library and Archives is adding more than 1 million newspaper pages to its free online collection.

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Downtown businesses deal with break damage

Downtown businesses deal with break damage

September 24th, 2013 9:40 pm by Nathan Baker

Downtown business owners and employees have grown accustomed to flooding during Johnson City’s rainy season, but none of them expected a deluge Monday when the weather was sunny and fair.

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Burger King launching lower-calorie french fry

Burger King launching lower-calorie french fry

September 24th, 2013 10:05 am by CANDICE CHOI — AP Food Industry Writer

NEW YORK — Burger King wants people to feel less guilty about gobbling up its french fries.

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New Johnson City sandwich shop aimed at healthy living

New Johnson City sandwich shop aimed at healthy living

September 24th, 2013 9:09 am by Nathan Baker

Jonathan Harrigan, a five-year partner in the Alley Kat Sandwich Shop, said his new venture, Canteen Deli, caters to the health-conscious sandwich crowd.

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Local group builds on its long history of providing jobs for the visually impaired

Local group builds on its long history of providing jobs for the visually impaired

September 23rd, 2013 9:03 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With a new mattress factory outlet store recently opened at its manufacturing plant in Johnson City and a second store to open soon in Kingsport, Lions Volunteer Blind Industries is attempting to build on its 62-year history of providing employment opport

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New $60K digital projector headed for Elizabethton's iconic State Line Drive-In

New $60K digital projector headed for Elizabethton's iconic State Line Drive-In

September 23rd, 2013 3:44 pm by John Thompson

State Line Drive-In was one of the nine theaters to be awarded a $60,000 digital projector in the Honda Project Drive-In effort to keep theaters open when Hollywood makes the transition to all digital prints next year.

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Development Council officially names Mitch Miller CEO

Development Council officially names Mitch Miller CEO

September 20th, 2013 6:17 pm by Nathan Baker

After months of helming the Washington County Economic Development Council, the organization’s board officially dropped the “interim” from the front of Mitch Miller’s CEO title Thursday, giving him the reins to drive the county’s future growth.

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