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Partners plan the return of the 'Kingsport Grocery Company'

March 28th, 2008 12:00 am by Sharon Caskey Hayes

KINGSPORT - Doug Beatty looked around the vacant second floor of the three-story structure and envisioned lots of people laughing, eating and enjoying one another in the heart of a vibrant downtown district.

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Video Report - Mountaineer Restaurant loses battle to attract younger generation, closing to make way for Walgreens

March 27th, 2008 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

Forty years worth of Hawkins County country cooking comes to an end next week. The 192-seat Mountaineer Restaurant in Church Hill is closing Thursday, April 3, and will be torn down to make way for a Walgreens, according to owner Jim Lewis.

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Russian physicians reflect on their three-week visit in the Tri-Cities

March 15th, 2008 12:00 am by Sharon Caskey Hayes

KINGSPORT - They got to see state-of-the-art cyber knife technology, learned ways one local business is working to prevent disease among its employees, and saw the latest in electronic medical records, rehabilitation, and school health.

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Eastman boosting production of new-generation Tritan copolyester

March 14th, 2008 12:00 am by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

Eastman Chemical Co. announced Thursday it will invest in commercial scale operations to expand production of its new Tritan copolyester products in Kingsport.

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Slow ticket sales ground new TCRA-to-Myrtle Beach flights

March 14th, 2008 12:00 am by Hank Hayes

Slow ticket sales have caused planned nonstop air service from Tri-Cities Regional Airport to Myrtle Beach, S.C., to be canceled, TCRA announced Thursday.

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