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Wellmont Health Systems names interim CEO

February 1st, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Reports

According to a press release from Wellmont Health Systems, a retired healthcare executive will provide interim leadership as Wellmont continues its national search for their next chief executive.

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DKA officials set sights on brighter year during 2010

January 31st, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT The Downtown Kingsport Association may have been knocked around in the past year, but it's looking to get back on its feet this year, hire a new executive director, and host a full slate of events to help draw people to the downtown district.

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Toyota plans to reveal details of gas pedal fix on Monday morning

January 30th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

DETROIT Toyota Motor Corp. plans to start sending parts to dealers in the coming days to fix a sticky gas pedal problem that has tarnished its image and led to the recall of 4.2 million cars and trucks on three continents, according to people briefed o

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SW Virginia economy outpacing state, nation

January 29th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

LEBANON Virginia's seven-county coal-producing region has held up better economically than the rest of the state and the nation, an economist told members of the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority's executive board during a recent meeting

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Eastman reports $32 million loss in fourth quarter

January 28th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. took a $177 million hit in the fourth quarter due to restructuring charges and the discontinuation of its Texas industrial gasification facility, resulting in a fourth quarter loss for the Kingsport-based company.Eastman on

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