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New businesses moving in next to Johnson City Wal-Mart

February 15th, 2007 6:57 pm by JEFF KEELING

JOHNSON CITY - More than half the retail space being developed next to the new Wal-Mart Supercenter on West Market Street in Johnson City has prospective tenants already, including a Cato women's clothing store, a shoe retailer and a game store.

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Johnson City leaders to consider rezoning former TVA property

February 14th, 2007 11:24 pm by COREY SHOUN

JOHNSON CITY - The Johnson City Commission is scheduled to once again consider rezoning options for the always controversial former Tennessee Valley Authority property during tonight's regular meeting.

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Head of Eastman manufacturing operations in Tenn., Texas retires

February 14th, 2007 10:48 pm by Staff report

KINGSPORT - The head of Eastman Chemical Co.'s Tennessee and Texas manufacturing operations has announced his retirement.

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Eastman investing more than $1 million to train 'Mathletes'

February 14th, 2007 10:12 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - Eastman Chemical Co. will invest more than $1 million over the next few years to help boost the math abilities of local teachers, and ultimately, help area students prepare for the challenges of the workplace.

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Local business news in brief

February 14th, 2007 10:00 pm by Staff Report

Koyo, Nakatetsu reps visit Northeast State

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Tri-Cities gains 7,800 jobs in 4th quarter; ETSU economist doubts growth rate is sustainable

February 14th, 2007 9:45 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

The Tri-Cities gained more than 7,800 jobs in the fourth quarter 2006, representing the seventh consecutive quarter of job growth in the region. However, ETSU economist Steb Hipple said he doesn't think this level of job creation is sustainable, and busin

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Consultant offers advice for growing Med Tech economy

February 13th, 2007 10:33 pm by JEFF KEELING

JOHNSON CITY - Local citizens got their first official glimpse of a report on Johnson City's "Med Tech" economy Tuesday, and leaders sounded ready to answer the call for new direction.

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New United Way president outlines goals

February 13th, 2007 10:33 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - The newly named president of the United Way of Greater Kingsport said he would like to see the organization create an endowment fund this year, which could ultimately allow for 100 percent of donations to go to member agencies.

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Lowe's building second Kingsport store

February 13th, 2007 9:48 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Another blue supercenter is opening in the Model City. And no, it's not Wal-Mart.

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TCRA may get large percentage of money owed by bankrupt airlines

February 13th, 2007 8:48 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE - Members of the Tri-Cities Regional Airport Commission were in a show-us-the-money mood during a called meeting Tuesday to deal with airline bankruptcy debt totaling nearly $131,000.

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