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Appco files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

February 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Jeff Keeling

The filing appears to suggest that Appco's creditors the five largest of which are owed more than $1 million each will be able to collect on their debts.

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Education and Workforce Summit set for Feb. 19 at Northeast State

February 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

The Education and Workforce Summit sponsored by Sullivan County's economic development program boils down to brainstorming sessions on ways to help local educators.

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Sullivan County led Tennessee in 2008 foreclosures rate increase

February 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

Sullivan County posted the largest increase in foreclosure filings in Tennessee in 2008. According to the Tennessee Housing Development Agency, foreclosure filings in Sullivan County jumped from 20 in 2007 to 234 in 2008 representing an increase of more

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AGC Flat Glass to lay off 100 employees at Kingsport's Blue Ridge Plant

February 9th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

AGC Flat Glass North America will temporarily lay off 100 employees at its Blue Ridge Plant in Kingsport, the company announced Monday.

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Cable, satellite TV operators fret over penny-pinching viewers

February 8th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Porter McConnell gave up on pay TV last summer after noticing that monthly rates kept creeping up. Now with no satellite or cable TV, she watches her trusty old TV set with an antenna or she goes online to catch her favorite programs.

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Universal Machine & Tool grows from garage to industrial park

February 7th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT For years, Universal Machine & Tool Co. has operated under the radar screen of most area residents, doing business in a nondescript building in the Brookside Industrial Park.

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