Kingsport Times News Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Photo Gallery: Flying Pig Gallery opens in downtown Kingsport

November 6th, 2014 9:47 pm by Ned Jilton

Located at the corner of Center and Broad, the studio is a partnership of the city's Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Eastman says earnings growth will continue

Eastman says earnings growth will continue

November 6th, 2014 6:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Eastman Chemical Company projected better than 12 percent earnings growth in 2015 during "Investor Day" presentations held in New York City on Thursday.

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Voters in Tri-Cities, Hawkins say yes to supermarket wine sales

Voters in Tri-Cities, Hawkins say yes to supermarket wine sales

November 4th, 2014 11:53 pm by Hank Hayes

The measures passed easily without organized opposition from members of the Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association, which represents package store owners.

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Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

November 3rd, 2014 1:48 pm by Hank Hayes

The flu tops the Ebola virus as a likely public health threat in the region, business people were told during a recent Wellmont Health System presentation held at the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce.

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Eastman revenue up in third quarter

Eastman revenue up in third quarter

October 31st, 2014 12:10 am by Hank Hayes

Sales revenue was $2.4 billion, a three percent increase over last year's third quarter. Eastman announced earnings, excluding non-core or non-recurring items, of $1.89 per diluted share for the third quarter versus $1.68 per diluted share for 2013.

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TCRA to add security checkpoint lane

TCRA to add security checkpoint lane

October 30th, 2014 9:00 pm by Hank Hayes

After experiencing flight delays during peak travel periods last June, Airport Authority commissioners unanimously moved Thursday to add a second lane at the Tri-Cities Regional Airport passenger security checkpoint.

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On a mission: Pair try to prevent Wellmont from aligning with an outside system

On a mission: Pair try to prevent Wellmont from aligning with an outside system

October 27th, 2014 9:45 am by Hank Hayes

Wellmont has said it is considering three not-for-profit alignment partners, with one widely believed to be Mountain States.

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UPDATE: Meeting time set. Proposed switch keeps equal access to Wellmont and MSHA

UPDATE: Meeting time set. Proposed switch keeps equal access to Wellmont and MSHA

October 25th, 2014 10:00 am by J. H. Osborne

The Sullivan County Commission will meet in called session Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. to consider switching third-party administrators for the county's self-funded healthcare insurance plan.

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Photo Gallery: Eastman "Topping Out" ceremony for new corporate center

October 22nd, 2014 6:43 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from Wednesday's "topping out" ceremony for Eastman Chemical Company's new five-story Corporate Business Center. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Retiring Holston Electric GM proud of 30 years worth of growth

Retiring Holston Electric GM proud of 30 years worth of growth

October 16th, 2014 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

"I think if there's one thing I'm most proud of, it's the fact that we've increased the value of the utility plant by more than five times, and we've done all that while maintaining the lowest retail rates of the 50 co-ops in the whole Tennessee Valley."

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