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Hawkins CIVIS Bank donating $10 to a teacher for each new checking account

Hawkins CIVIS Bank donating $10 to a teacher for each new checking account - VIDEO

August 7th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Board of Education gave its blessing Thursday for CIVIS Bank to use the school system's name in a marketing campaign which will hopefully produce some extra bucks for teachers to use in the classroom.

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Dollywood announces world's first, fastest wooden launch coaster for 2016

Dollywood announces world's first, fastest wooden launch coaster for 2016

August 7th, 2015 4:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

"Lightning Rod" will launch ride vehicles at 45 mph up 20 story climb and reach 73 mph on first drop

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U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs in July; unemployment 5.3 pct.

U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs in July; unemployment 5.3 pct.

August 7th, 2015 10:47 am by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

July's job growth roughly matched expectations, and the early reaction on Wall Street before trading opened was muted.

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Getting the message out - Kingsport to hire marketing/PR director

Getting the message out - Kingsport to hire marketing/PR director

August 6th, 2015 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The city of Kingsport is looking to fill an open position on its leadership team a public relations position that has been modified from its previous incarnation to include more marketing and promotion duties.

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Pay TV industry shows cracks in media earnings

Pay TV industry shows cracks in media earnings

August 6th, 2015 10:14 am by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

Disney's stock tumbled 9 percent Wednesday, while other channel operators also saw shares drop.

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Wellmont, MSHA schedule community meetings on merger

Wellmont, MSHA schedule community meetings on merger

August 5th, 2015 2:33 pm by Hank Hayes

The meetings are part of their previously announced work groups initiative to focus on four key areas: Mental Health & Addiction; Healthy Children & Families; Population Health & Healthy Communities; and Research & Academics.

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SEC requires companies to reveal CEO-vs-worker pay gap

SEC requires companies to reveal CEO-vs-worker pay gap

August 5th, 2015 12:57 pm by MARCY GORDON, AP Business Writer

The new rule will take effect starting in 2017.

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Holston Valley, Bristol Regional win award for heart attack care

Holston Valley, Bristol Regional win award for heart attack care

August 5th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

The two hospitals recently earned the American College of Cardiology's NCDR ACTION Registry Get With The Guidelines Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015.

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Gas prices dropping, could hit $2 a gallon

Gas prices dropping, could hit $2 a gallon

August 4th, 2015 1:56 pm by By Kevin G. Hall, McClatchy Washington Bureau (TNS)

Normally, pump prices are flat or even up a bit in August as Americans finish up the summer holidays with a roadtrip before sending the kids back to school.

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Eastman Chemical Co. and the South Fork Holston River - VIDEO

August 4th, 2015 8:30 am by Staff Report

These are contributed images showing how the river interacts with Eastman today.

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