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Sweet taste of success: State official proclaims Ridgewood Tenn.'s best BBQ

Sweet taste of success: State official proclaims Ridgewood Tenn.'s best BBQ

June 6th, 2014 9:45 pm by Nathan Baker

Tennessee Commissioner of Economic and Community Development Bill Hagerty rolled up his sleeves Friday and got down to the dirty business of promoting the state's native businesses.

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City commissioners work on budget; mill property rezoned again

City commissioners work on budget; mill property rezoned again

June 6th, 2014 9:03 am by Gary B. Gray

The "budget process" has become more a season than a procedure for Johnson City this year, and the financial almanac calls for continued decreases in funding unless a remedy is found.

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Should retail stores be like the Wild West?

Should retail stores be like the Wild West?

June 5th, 2014 5:12 pm by By Kavita Kumarm Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (MCT)

Target has become the OK Corral of the open carry debate.

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Eastman coming back online, 'systems are stable'

Eastman coming back online, 'systems are stable'

June 5th, 2014 1:24 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The power outage caused a methanol release into the air and a wastewater discharge into the Holston River, according to Eastman.

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Update: Eastman searching for cause of power outage that shut down plant, triggered emissions discharges

Update: Eastman searching for cause of power outage that shut down plant, triggered emissions discharges

June 5th, 2014 8:30 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

The company was "in the process of conducting a safe and orderly restart of operations and assessing the potential business and financial impacts of the shutdown."

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Power outage shuts down operations at Eastman, results in wastewater discharge

Power outage shuts down operations at Eastman, results in wastewater discharge

June 4th, 2014 11:58 am by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

Eastman Chemical Company's Kingsport site experienced a widespread power outage that resulted in an unplanned shutdown of its operations about 10 this morning.

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Renowned neuroscientist joins ETSU's Quillen College of Medicine, brings two NIH grants

Renowned neuroscientist joins ETSU's Quillen College of Medicine, brings two NIH grants

June 4th, 2014 9:32 am by Contributed to the Press

Dr. Theo Hagg is Quillen's chair of Biomedical Sciences. He specializes in brain and spinal cord disorders.

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Grocery stores look to become one-stop shop for wining, dining

Grocery stores look to become one-stop shop for wining, dining

June 3rd, 2014 10:50 pm by Nathan Baker

Petitions are already circulating in Northeast Tennessee to trigger referendum votes to allow wine in food stores, but the campaign is set to begin in earnest next week.

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Ridgewood voted king of barbecue

Ridgewood voted king of barbecue

June 2nd, 2014 10:23 pm by Nathan Baker

The Bluff City restaurant beat all its peers in the state for the title of best barbecue, as decided by a Facebook poll posted on the page for the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development.

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ETSU pharmacy professor makes cover of national magazine

ETSU pharmacy professor makes cover of national magazine

June 2nd, 2014 9:30 am by Contributed to the Press

In the April issue, Sarah Melton was the subject of the magazine's "Provider Status Profile." For the May issue, she is featured on the cover for a story about managing patients with psychiatric disorders.

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