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January 27th, 2007 11:27 pm by Staff report

Scharfstein receives 'Spirit Award' from Mountain States Foundation

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Sometimes it pays to be late

January 27th, 2007 8:42 pm by JOHN VOGT

The early bird always catches the worm, or so they say. But with a little planning and patience, sometimes it pays to be late. If you are nearing full retirement age and are wondering whether you should apply for Social Security benefits, you may want t

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Eastman restructuring PET business

January 27th, 2007 8:09 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - In a major restructuring of its PET business, Eastman Chemical Co. is permanently closing its operations in Spain and may target other locations to improve its bottom line.

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LMU joins campaign for nursing instructors

January 26th, 2007 11:45 pm by Staff report

HARROGATE, Tenn. - Lincoln Memorial University President Nancy B. Moody joined Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen and other state officials in Nashville on Monday to kick off a statewide campaign to raise funds for a scholarship program that would help current

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ETSU splitting College of Public and Allied Health into separate colleges

January 26th, 2007 11:45 pm by SAM WATSON

JOHNSON CITY - With the Tennessee Higher Education Commission's blessing in hand, East Tennessee State University is on track to establish the state's only accredited public health college as early as next fall.

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GreenBank expanding into Middle Tennessee

January 26th, 2007 10:54 pm by Staff report

GREENEVILLE - An East Tennessee bank is making more inroads into Middle Tennessee. The new GreenBank based in Greeneville and the Middle Tennessee-based Cumberland Bank are merging.

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January 26th, 2007 10:54 pm by Staff Report

Rogers/Archer adds Alfa Alliance Insurance

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Accounting firm Rodefer Moss merges with Laroy Wolff

January 26th, 2007 10:36 pm by Staff report

BRENTWOOD - Rodefer Moss & Co. PLLC, one of Tennessee's largest accounting firms, announced Friday it has joined forces with valuation and forensic accounting expert Laroy Wolff to create the firm of RM Wolff LLC. The combined company will continue the

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Retirement incentive accepted by 194 Eastman workers

January 25th, 2007 9:21 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - Nearly 200 employees at Eastman Chemical Co. have opted to take part in a voluntary retirement incentive plan, allowing the company to cut costs and avoid involuntary layoffs.

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Eastman beats Wall Street expectations for 4th quarter

January 25th, 2007 8:33 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - Eastman Chemical Co. on Thursday posted higher sales and earnings for the fourth quarter 2006, beating Wall Street expectations for the three-month period.

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