Kingsport Times News Saturday, October 25, 2014
Business & Technology

Region's ski areas not hit by recession

January 9th, 2010 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling, Johnson City Press

BANNER ELK, N.C. Ski patrolman Kyle Hassler won't fib: when the recession hit, he wondered if the local ski areas that are home to his beloved winter pastime would struggle to make it through.

Comments
Business & Technology

Employers cut more jobs in December than expected, as unemployment rate remains 10%

January 8th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON The economy lost more jobs than expected in December while the unemployment rate held steady at 10 percent, as a sluggish economic recovery has yet to revive hiring among the nation's employers.

Comments
Business & Technology

'The Rat Pack is Back' set to entertain at chamber dinner

January 7th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT The legendary Frank, Sammy, Dean and Joey are coming to Kingsport. The Rat Pack is Back, hailed as "the best show in Vegas," will headline this year's Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce 63rd annual dinner.

Comments
Business & Technology

Rahall: EPA drops objection to West Virginia surface mine

January 4th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. The Environmental Protection Agency has dropped its objections to a permit that would allow a large West Virginia surface mining complex to continue operating, U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall said Monday.

Comments