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Low-interest loans focus of workshop

March 9th, 2007 8:18 pm by Staff report

BLOUNTVILLE - A free workshop, "Homeownership: The American Dream," will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Service Service, 3070-B, Highway 126.

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People in the News

March 9th, 2007 12:03 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK - Kate Walsh has something in common with the sexy neonatal surgeon she plays on ABC's hit medical drama "Grey's Anatomy": love issues.

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Jobless claims at lowest level in a month

March 8th, 2007 8:45 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The number of laid-off workers filing claims for unemployment benefits declined last week, providing a slight break from a recent rise in layoffs.

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Atmos Energy offers analysis of customers' gas bills online

March 8th, 2007 8:45 pm by Staff report

Atmos Energy Corp. on Thursday announced its newest online analysis tool for consumers. Called "ClearBill," it will help residential customers better understand both their natural gas usage and their bill amount.

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Local business briefs

March 8th, 2007 8:45 pm by Staff Report

Dow posts gain of 68.25 points

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Weyerhaeuser begins 'new chapter' with Domtar merger

March 7th, 2007 9:39 pm by KEVIN CASTLE

KINGSPORT - A $3.3 billion merger first announced last summer between Canada-based Domtar and Kingsport's Weyerhaeuser paper mill became official on Wednesday.

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Schools fail to help students understand religion, experts say

March 7th, 2007 6:00 am by ROSE FRENCH

NASHVILLE - Public school educators could be better at promoting understanding of religion while avoiding infringement of the First Amendment, according to a group of religious and education leaders.

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Teenobesitysurgerytriples

March 6th, 2007 4:48 am by LINDSEY TANNER

CHICAGO - The number of U.S. children having obesity surgery has tripled in recent years, surging at a pace that could mean more than 1,000 such operations this year, new research suggests.

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Tennessee Hospital Association seeks reinstatement of DSH payments

February 28th, 2007 11:42 pm by TERESA HICKS

Tennessee's hospitals would find it easier to sign on to programs like CoverTN if they could count on some financial aid from the federal government, Tennessee Hospital Association officials said Wednesday.

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