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Eastman stock hits record high

January 7th, 2011 4:56 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. was featured on CNBC's "Off the Charts" segment on Wednesday, a day after the Kingsport-based company hit an all-time stock high. On Tuesday, Eastman's stock reached $87.73 per share, up more than 40 percent over the

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Johnson City Carino's closes doors

January 6th, 2011 7:32 am by Kate Prahlad

The Carino's Italian restaurant in Johnson City, located at 1902 N. Roan St., has closed its doors.Phone calls to Carino's parent company, Austin, Texas-based Fired Up Inc., were not returned Wednesday.

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Piney Flats operations included in Bell Helicopter integration

January 5th, 2011 11:05 am by Staff report

Bell Helicopter has completed the integration of six of its support and service subsidiaries, merging them into Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. The move includes Edwards & Associates, Inc and Aeronautical Accessories, Inc. in Piney Flats.John L. Garrison,

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Oil prices in the 'danger zone' for global economic reovery

January 5th, 2011 6:04 am by Staff Report

According to the Financial Times high oil prices threaten to derail the fragile economic recovery among developed nations this year, the leading energy watchdog has warned, putting pressure on the Opec oil cartel to increase production.Over the past year

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Recall investigators find Kroger pet-food grains had elevated toxin level

January 4th, 2011 6:08 am by Bonna Johnson

State agriculture investigators found elevated levels of a toxic substance in some corn grains that were used at a Tennessee facility to make a brand of pet food for the Kroger Co., which recalled the products late last month. "We took finished samples

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Allcare Dental closes office as part of shutdown

January 4th, 2011 5:32 am by Kate Prahlad

Allcare Dental & Dentures is closing every single one of its offices, including its Johnson City location, with no plans to reopen, a statement from the company said.In a letter posted Monday to www.allcareinfo.com, Allcare apologized to its patients left

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Dollar General will hire 6,000 for new stores this year

January 3rd, 2011 3:10 pm by Assciated Press

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Discount-store operator Dollar General plans to open 625 stores and hire more than 6,000 workers in 2011.The company said Monday the store openings will be in 35 states it currently operates in as well as in three new states: C

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