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Kingsport urged to rally behind Chrysler dealers

May 23rd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Alley's Chrysler Dodge and Don Hill Jeep have banded together with hundreds of Chrysler dealerships across the country and hired a law firm to fight Chrysler's plan to shutter certain dealerships in the next few weeks. In the meantime, the King

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Kingsport Boys & Girls Club opens new 'Citizens Bank'

May 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT A new bank opened in town last week. But this one doesn't offer checking accounts, home loans or certificates of deposit. Instead, customers will find basketballs, nail polish and art supplies at the new Citizens Bank inside the Boys & Girls Cl

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AGC Flat Glass to cut benefits, freeze wages

May 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT AGC Flat Glass is cutting employee benefits and implementing a salary and wage freeze in response to the ongoing global economic downturn."The financial pressures of our economy and the state of our industry require that we take additional step

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TCRA sets deadline to reach deal with Tri-City Aviation

May 21st, 2009 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

Airport commissioners laid down a deadline Thursday to trigger a new business deal with Tri-Cities Regional Airport's longtime main general aviation operator while leaving open an option to terminate their old deal.

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Bush Hog still getting tax break for closed building

May 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling

TELFORD Even though Bush Hog is leaving the Washington County Industrial Park after just seven years in operation, the equipment maker could continue to enjoy valuable tax breaks if no one finds a buyer that can bring jobs back to its facility breaks th

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AGC glass organizations to be merged

May 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

Asahi Glass, the Japanese-based parent of AGC Flat Glass, plans to merge its flat glass and automotive glass organizations under one umbrella to help boost profitability.Chris Correnti, AGC vice president, general counsel and secretary, said the newly com

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