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Criteria would score and award tax incentives to companies

Criteria would score and award tax incentives to companies

October 16th, 2014 8:56 pm by Nathan Baker

Washington County and its contained municipalities could soon be under a set of criteria used to score and award tax incentives to new and expanding companies to tempt them to invest in the area.

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HIV+ pastor who confessed to affairs temporarily banned

HIV+ pastor who confessed to affairs temporarily banned

October 16th, 2014 3:46 pm by PHIL RAWLS, Associated Press

Montgomery County Circuit Judge Charles Price issued a preliminary injunction, as sought by deacons and trustees of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.

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Hiding crime? FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

Hiding crime? FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

October 16th, 2014 3:42 pm by ERIC TUCKER and JACK GILLUM, Associated Press

Privacy advocates and technology experts called the concerns exaggerated and little more than recycled arguments the government has raised against encryption since the early 1990s.

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Apple debuts iPad Air 2, Apple Pay, new Macs

Apple debuts iPad Air 2, Apple Pay, new Macs

October 16th, 2014 2:44 pm by ANICK JESDANUN and BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writers

Apple unveiled a thinner iPad Thursday with a faster processor and a better camera as it tries to drive excitement for tablets amid slowing demand.

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United Way passes halfway mark in $1.725 million drive

United Way passes halfway mark in $1.725 million drive

October 16th, 2014 2:35 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

51 percent and rising

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Volunteers Rally in Fight Against Breast Cancer

Volunteers Rally in Fight Against Breast Cancer

October 16th, 2014 1:10 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

'Socktober' drive underway for homeless children

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Mountain States, Wellmont leaders issue joint statement on Ebola dangers, precautions

Mountain States, Wellmont leaders issue joint statement on Ebola dangers, precautions

October 16th, 2014 12:18 pm by Staff Report

Leaders at both regional hospital systems have issued a joint statement regarding public concerns about the possible spread of Ebola in the United States.

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Employee who died after fall at Erwin nuclear facility identified

Employee who died after fall at Erwin nuclear facility identified

October 16th, 2014 11:46 am by Brad Hicks

EnergySolutions has identified the employee who died as the result of a Tuesday morning accident that occurred at the Erwin Resin Solutions facility.

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 3.97 percent

Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 3.97 percent

October 16th, 2014 11:29 am by Associated Press

It was the fourth straight week of declines for mortgage rates, making it more affordable to borrow to buy a home.

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Existing protocols might not be enough for Ebola

Existing protocols might not be enough for Ebola

October 16th, 2014 11:12 am by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

Authorities are examining whether guidelines need to be rewritten.

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