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Friday, August 17, 2018

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First Tennessee enters the Carthage market

By Michelle Price UCBJ Managing Editor CARTHAGE - Following a 2017 merger with Capital Bank, First Tennessee Bank has taken up residence in Smith County at...

Election results in changing of the guard in some UC counties

By Michelle Price UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND - The Upper Cumberland region will see a significant leadership change following the Aug. 2 election. As of...

I-40, Hwy 111 traffic signals coming soon

By Michelle Price UCBJ Managing Editor COOKEVILLE - The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is making much anticipated safety improvements at the I-40/Hwy 111 interchange later...

UC communities among ThreeStar grant winners

Funds to support local health, public safety, community and economic development and education initiatives NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Economic and...

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...

Tennessee recognized nationally for effective use of data

Results for America says Tennessee among five states leading on evidence-based performance NASHVILLE – Tennessee was recently listed among five states that are leading the...