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Ridgefields Country Club to be sold at auction after debt negotiations with bank fail

November 27th, 2009 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Ridgefields Country Club is going on the auction block after all. First Community Bank of East Tennessee filed a full-page advertisement in the Times-News on Friday announcing the sale of the country club at public auction. The auction will ta

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US stocks follow world markets lower on fears Dubai debt problems will hurt economic rebound

November 27th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks tumbled Friday as fear swept world markets that financial trouble in the Middle Eastern city-state of Dubai will upend a global economic recovery.Major stock indexes fell about 2 percent from 13-month highs, including the Dow Jones

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In tobacco-loving Va., bars to quit cold turkey

November 27th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Kingsport's Oct. jobless rate increases to 9.7%; Morristown, Bristol rates drop; Johnson City unchanged from last month

November 25th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Unemployment increased by 0.6 percent in Kingsport last month while the jobless rates decreased or was unchanged from September in the other Northeast Tennessee cities with more than 25,000 population.

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October existing homes sales up 29.5% in Kingsport urban area

November 24th, 2009 12:00 am by Don Fenley

October's existing home sales in the Kingsport urban area increased 28.9 percent over last month according to TN-VA MLS data. The spike is almost triple the 10.5 percent national increase reported by the National Association of Realtors on Monday.Last mo

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Poll indicates worries about debt turning shoppers into Scrooges

November 23rd, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

A lot more Americans are feeling stressed out by debt this holiday season, raising the glum likelihood they'll behave like Scrooge rather than Santa.

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