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Congressman Roe 'astonished' to hear Morristown jobless rate is over 10 percent

March 23rd, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Morristown Citizen Tribune, U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-Tenn., said he was astonished to find out that the unemployment rate in Morristown had swelled to more than 10 percent during a visit to the community on Friday.

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Charter's loss widens to $1.5 billion in fourth quarter

March 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The nation's fourth-largest cable operator by subscribers, said last month it would file for bankruptcy protection by April 1 as part of an agreement with some of its debtholders to reduce its debt by about $8 billion. It said Monday it would file for ban

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Royals release pitcher, Bristol native Jimmy Gobble

March 19th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Jimmy Gobble -- a native of Bristol, Va., and former standout at John S. Battle High School -- is no longer the Kansas City Royals' left-handed specialist out of the bullpen.

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