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Holliston Mills laying off 29 Hawkins County workers; Greene County firm to cut 14 jobs

March 30th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Holliston Mills has notified the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development that it plans to layoff 29 employees later this week.The Hawkins County firm's notice is one of two for the Tri-Cities immediate region.

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Treasury secretary says market won't solve problem

March 29th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner defended his approach to fixing the country's economic mess Sunday, saying "the market will not solve this" while disclosing a bailout fund for battered banks has $135 billion left and might need more.

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Kingsport Convention & Visitors Bureau kicks off another season of sporting events

March 28th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Sour economy or not, parents will drive hundreds of miles to watch their children play in ball tournaments.

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Charter files for prearranged bankruptcy

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

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Eastman Chemical CEO's compensation drops in 2008

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

The chairman and chief executive of Eastman Chemical Co. received compensation valued at $6.3 million in 2008, a nearly 20 percent decrease from the previous year, according to an Associated Press calculation of figures disclosed in a regulatory filing.

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Landlord may evict Appco from stores

March 26th, 2009 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling

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VCEDA, Wise plan energy research facility

March 26th, 2009 12:00 am by Steve Igo

WISE The Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA) will close a $2 million deal with the Wise County Industrial Development Authority on Friday for a new energy research center to be built near Lonesome Pine Airport.

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Olive Garden eyes sites in Kingsport; Pavilion could expand by 50 percent - VIDEO

March 25th, 2009 12:00 am by Rain Smith

If tenants emerge, Kingsport Pavilion could expand from 50 to 75 acres. Meanwhile, Olive Garden is reportedly eyeing sites in the city. Could the abandoned Cootie Brown's location in East Stone Commons, or one of the outparcels at the Pavilion, be a targe

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Companies air interest in possible wind farm in Wise

March 24th, 2009 12:00 am by Steve Igo

APPALACHIA Local interest was brisk as British Petroleum (BP) Wind Energy and Dominion, partners in wind energy projects, aired their interest in possibly developing a wind farm in Wise County during a public information meeting held in Appalachia on Tue

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