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Fast Facts

UC sales tax collections up in March

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – After a less-than-stellar collection cycle last month, the latest sales tax collections for the month of March...

Low state unemployment numbers hold steady

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – Another month, another low unemployment rate reported. While the preliminary seasonally-adjusted 3.4-percent unemployment rate for March isn’t...

State’s sales tax rate among nation’s highest

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor TENNESSEE – Finance publication Kiplinger’s recently released its ranking of states with the highest sales taxes; listing the volunteer state...

Several UC counties report unemployment rate dip

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – Many counties in the Upper Cumberland saw their February unemployment rates shrink compared to the previous month. Cannon...

Health Adventure returns to Smithville

Health Adventure is back with more free classes SMITHVILLE – The Community Health Adventure is back for its second-annual event. The 2018 installment will feature a...

Cookeville named one of largest-gaining micropolitan areas

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE – “Our secret is out!” Cookeville, which has often found itself somewhere between a small town and a big...