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Educating labor force key to economic development

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - For Kingsport and Sullivan County, economic development is a two-part process: Recruit new residents with the skills needed to fill jobs, and educate the work force that's already here.

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ETSU researchers present findings on region's health

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by TERESA HICKS

JOHNSON CITY - Researchers at East Tennessee State University presented findings Thursday afternoon from recent studies of health issues in Appalachia, spanning topics from childhood obesity to domestic violence.

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Iraqi leader: Cabinet shakeup is coming

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Iraq's prime minister said Saturday he will reshuffle his Cabinet within two weeks and pursue criminal charges against political figures linked to extremists as a sign of his government's resolve to restore stability during the U.S.-led s

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Army secretaryquits in scandalat Walter Reed

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

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Wal-Mart donates $1,000 to Washington County schools

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by BEN INGRAM

JOHNSON CITY - Washington County Board of Education member Eric Barnes said he hopes other businesses will follow suit after a $1,000 donation from Wal-Mart was accepted by the school board Thursday night.

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Wise supervisors cool to costly school plans

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by STEPHEN IGO

WISE - Preliminary cost projections of nearly $109.5 million to renovate Wise County's six high schools received a chilly reception during Thursday's workshop session of the Wise County Board of Supervisors.

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Island preserved for 'average' folks under pressure from developers

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - For nearly 60 years, Jekyll Island has been Everyman's island.

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Hawkins drug raidsland seven in jail

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Jeff Bobo

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EPA proposescuts in diesel exhaust fromtrains, ships

March 5th, 2007 11:21 am by Associated Press

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