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TVA eliminates 2,000 jobs as part of $500 million cost-cutting campaign

TVA eliminates 2,000 jobs as part of $500 million cost-cutting campaign

August 6th, 2014 11:33 am by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Most of the staff reductions are being made by not filling vacant jobs and through retirements and resignations by the end of next month.

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Land on a comet? Chaser probe reaches target after 10-year chase

Land on a comet? Chaser probe reaches target after 10-year chase

August 6th, 2014 9:27 am by FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press

If all goes according to plan, Rosetta will attempt the unprecedented feat of dropping a lander onto a comet in November.

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UPDATE: Dianna Cantler joins WCEDC in Downtown Johnson City post

UPDATE: Dianna Cantler joins WCEDC in Downtown Johnson City post

August 5th, 2014 2:20 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Economic Development Council announced Tuesday the hiring of Dianna Cantler as the organization's new Downtown Development Manager.

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Farmers market store receives 'boon' from USDA

Farmers market store receives 'boon' from USDA

August 4th, 2014 11:55 pm by Max Hrenda

In celebration of a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, government officials and Jonesborough residents gathered to share stories and refreshments inside what is slated to become the area's first year-round farmers market store.

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NET Media Group President Wilson named to Wellmont Board of Directors

NET Media Group President Wilson named to Wellmont Board of Directors

August 4th, 2014 2:13 pm by Staff Report

NETMG includes the daily newspapers, Johnson City Press and Kingsport Times-News, of which Wilson is also publisher, and the weekly newspapers The Erwin Record, The Herald & Tribune in Jonesborough and the Tomahawk in Mountain City.

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Railroad depot future on track?

Railroad depot future on track?

August 3rd, 2014 10:38 pm by Nathan Baker

With one of Johnson City's downtown railroad depots back in business, attention has now turned to its partner from the other side of the tracks.

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Restauranteur says Dickey's led him into financial pit

Restauranteur says Dickey's led him into financial pit

August 3rd, 2014 9:53 pm by Nathan Baker

James Neighbors sat with his wife Nancy Friday afternoon in a darkened retail suite in the Kroger-anchored shopping center off State of Franklin Road.

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Erwin downtown construction ready to move above surface

Erwin downtown construction ready to move above surface

August 3rd, 2014 9:26 pm by Brad Hicks

Since work on the second phase of Erwin's downtown revitalization project began in April, it has been hard not to notice the construction crews in the area.

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Moto Japanese Restaurant: exemplary cuisine, great service

Moto Japanese Restaurant: exemplary cuisine, great service

August 2nd, 2014 10:50 am by Mystery Diner

These days, excellent customer service is fast becoming a must-have for any business, and especially so if that business serves food and drink in exchange for money.

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Shoppers out in force for Sales Tax Holiday

Shoppers out in force for Sales Tax Holiday

August 1st, 2014 9:48 pm by Max Hrenda

Although it didn't have a turnout like one would see on Black Friday, local retailers said shoppers were lined up outside their doors in anticipation of what might be the state's second-most coveted shopping event of the year.

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