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Monday, July 23, 2018

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Survey respondents want third lane on I-40’s Monterey mountain

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor PUTNAM COUNTY – The results of a recently conducted traffic study are in and respondents overwhelmingly voiced their support of...

Tennessee tops national list of highest sales tax

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor TENNESSEE – Having the nation’s highest average statewide sales tax rate was a designation previously held by Louisiana. Following a slight...

Hörmann, LLC breaks ground

WHITE COUNTY – Dirt is officially moving at the site that will soon be home to White County's newest industrial tenant – and the county's...

TDOT pulls UCHRA transit hub grant

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – On the heels of the recent release of audit findings regarding UCHRA’s mishandling of transportation-centered funds, TDOT has...

Chattanooga firm secures Jackson Plaza, hints at new retailers

COOKEVILLE – Real estate investors Geoff Smith, Matt Phillips and Jay Wiseman have formed Rise Partners, a company focused on shopping center acquisitions, redevelopments...

Fitzgerald ready to fire on all cylinders once again

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – The recent months have been a rollercoaster of sorts for local trucking giant Fitzgerald Glider Kits. Just weeks...