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Rescue workers learn dos, don'ts of hybrid vehicles

Rescue workers learn dos, don'ts of hybrid vehicles

March 2nd, 2014 2:09 pm by Max Hrenda

As hybrid vehicles continue to establish their place in the automotive marketplace, discussions about their reliability, low emissions and fuel economy became more common.

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County planners to consider rezoning Telford industrial park

County planners to consider rezoning Telford industrial park

March 1st, 2014 8:34 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Regional Planning Commission will consider a request Tuesday to rezone 67 acres of vacant land in the Telford industrial park, a housekeeping measure as a new economic development organization officially takes the wheel.

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Mitch Cox Construction to complete Johnson City depot renovation for Tupelo Honey

Mitch Cox Construction to complete Johnson City depot renovation for Tupelo Honey

February 28th, 2014 10:10 am by Nathan Baker

The firm will fill in the shell of the depot's freight bay, finishing the existing wooden floors, installing an open cathedral ceiling and outfitting the pedestrian platform, which will become outdoor dining space.

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Two companies vying  to manage city facility

Two companies vying to manage city facility

February 27th, 2014 12:20 pm by Nathan Baker

With a lucrative contract on the line, two companies with very different philosophies vied for the Public Building Authority's favor Wednesday for the management of Johnson City's Millennium Centre.

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The little restaurant that could: Tupelo Honey still thinks it can open soon

The little restaurant that could: Tupelo Honey still thinks it can open soon

February 26th, 2014 9:20 pm by Nathan Baker

Renovations are chugging along at Johnson City's historic CC&O Railroad Depot in preparation for the arrival of Asheville, N.C.'s Tupelo Honey Cafe, but the opening of the restaurant has again been delayed at the station.

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Eastman Chemical Co. among 100 Fortune 500 companies that paid zero or less in federal income taxes

Eastman Chemical Co. among 100 Fortune 500 companies that paid zero or less in federal income taxes

February 26th, 2014 2:26 pm by Brian Tumulty, The Tennessean

Citizens for Tax Justice said its report is intended to highlight the use of tax breaks at a time when the congressional effort to overhaul the tax code reaches a crossroads.

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Paula Deen to open eatery in Pigeon Forge

Paula Deen to open eatery in Pigeon Forge

February 26th, 2014 10:34 am by Associated Press

The criticized celebrity cook plans to open Paula Deen's Kitchen in the popular East Tennessee tourist destination.

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Dealership shifts to new look

Dealership shifts to new look

February 26th, 2014 9:25 am by Nathan Baker

Champion Chevrolet officially turns the key on building renovations, community members check out new digs.

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Champion Chevrolet celebrate renovations

February 25th, 2014 10:09 pm by Lee Talbert

Champion Chevrolet celebrate renovations

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Expansion of TIF district proposed

Expansion of TIF district proposed

February 23rd, 2014 9:34 pm by Nathan Baker

Local leaders proposed expanding a tax district to help a planned retail development near Interstate 26 compete with other massive retail sites going up in nearby Bristol.

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