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TVA region sets single-day record for electric use

TVA region sets single-day record for electric use

January 9th, 2014 10:00 am by AP

The TVA says it supplied a total of 703 gigawatt-hours of electricity over 24 hours on Tuesday amid a wave of arctic weather.

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New downtown business offers music, coffee

New downtown business offers music, coffee

January 9th, 2014 8:44 am by Nathan Baker

Teri Dosher opened the Willow Tree Coffeehouse and Music Room last week at 216 E. Main St., achieving a dream she’s been envisioning for years.

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Vonderfecht to be named 2014 Foundation Spirit Award winner

Vonderfecht to be named 2014 Foundation Spirit Award winner

January 8th, 2014 11:14 am by Staff Report

Annual award given to a person "who has passion for his or her community, is recognized as a leader in the region, is highly respected among peers and has demonstrated support for Mountain States Health Alliance’s mission while giving unselfishly of his o

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ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

ETSU names Means as new dean of Quillen College

January 8th, 2014 9:06 am by Staff Report

Dr. Robert T. Means Jr., who is board certified in internal medicine and hematology, comes to ETSU from the University of Kentucky.

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Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

Charter customers could lose WJHL Wednesday night

January 7th, 2014 8:54 pm by Nathan Baker

Local Charter Communications customers watching as DISH network subscribers endure their second consecutive blackout of local broadcast stations could soon be lamenting the loss of one of their own channels.

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Mize to consolidate to Gray

Mize to consolidate to Gray

January 7th, 2014 10:50 am by Nathan Baker

In a statement emailed Monday on behalf of the Mize family, Helen Wagner, president of Mize Farm & Garden Supply Inc., announced the Johnson City retail store would soon be consolidated into the location in Gray.

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Former JCPB head, Jonesborough alderman takes job at area bank

Former JCPB head, Jonesborough alderman takes job at area bank

January 7th, 2014 9:51 am by Nathan Baker

G’Fellers will serve on bank’s Advisory Board for town, will stay on Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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General Shale CEO to retire

General Shale CEO to retire

January 3rd, 2014 4:03 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City-headquartered brickmaker General Shale announced Friday that its CEO, Richard Green, intends to retire in April after 40 years with the company.

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Investment, development on tap for Johnson City, Washington County

Investment, development on tap for Johnson City, Washington County

January 1st, 2014 11:00 pm by Nathan Baker

After years of economic slump, Johnson City and Washington County could see an uptick in building and capital investment in 2014.

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TVA expected to offer incentives to cut staff, expenses in 2014

TVA expected to offer incentives to cut staff, expenses in 2014

December 27th, 2013 12:03 pm by Dave Flessner, Times Free Press

In a meeting with TVA employees earlier this month, TVA President Bill Johnson hinted that the agency will ask for voluntary resignations and retirements, probably in January, in selected organizations at TVA.

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