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Secretary Hargett, Better Business Bureau Warn Against Familiar Scam

Secretary Hargett, Better Business Bureau Warn Against Familiar Scam

July 8th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

The BBB recently added State Compliance Center, also known as SCC, to its list of "Misleading Advertising, Products and Services Middle Tennessee Consumers and Businesses Can Do Without." The company received a "D-" BBB rating.

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Eastman executive named to new state commission

Eastman executive named to new state commission

July 7th, 2015 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

A leadership team member at Kingsport-based Eastman Chemical Co. is among eight top attorneys and an appellate court judge to provide input for for the Tennessee Business Court Pilot Project.

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Business travel spending to rise nearly 5 percent this year, report says

Business travel spending to rise nearly 5 percent this year, report says

July 7th, 2015 1:47 pm by By Gregory Karp, Chicago Tribune

Since hitting a low in 2009, global business travel spending has increased 38 percent.

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Right vs. legal: Sullivan resolution seeks to authorize' work deemed illegal

Right vs. legal: Sullivan resolution seeks to authorize' work deemed illegal

July 6th, 2015 4:40 pm by J. H. Osborne

Sullivan County commissioners are considering "authorizing" County Highway Commissioner Jim Belgeri to do something Belgeri and County Attorney Dan Street have told them is against the law.

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Holston Valley names Begley as board chairman

Holston Valley names Begley as board chairman

July 6th, 2015 3:25 pm by Community Contributor

He succeeds John Chiles, who served as the board's chairman for the last year and will continue to sit on the board of directors.

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'That ain't hay': Hawkins seeks funds for airport mower now that hay cutting is banned

'That ain't hay': Hawkins seeks funds for airport mower now that hay cutting is banned

July 6th, 2015 11:00 am by Jeff Bobo

For the past year the state prohibited public airports from utilizing their grounds for agricultural activities, which put an end to the Hawkins County Airport's policy of trading hay for mowing.

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The Latest: Greece wants ECB help to allow talks to push on

The Latest: Greece wants ECB help to allow talks to push on

July 6th, 2015 9:11 am by Associated Press

Greece's economy minister says the European Central Bank should keep Greek banks alive so that talks can push ahead with creditors.

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Richards named director for E&H Physician Assistant Program

Richards named director for E&H Physician Assistant Program

July 3rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Dirk Moore, E & H contributor

He comes as program expands.

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Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal

Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal

July 3rd, 2015 12:50 pm by TOM MURPHY, ASSOCIATED PRESS

Aetna will spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul.

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