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CARTER COUNTY COURTHOUSE: Animal Shelter to host seminar on feral cat population

The Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter will be hosting a special seminar to address the problem of feral cats in the community.

COMMUNITY HEALTH SYSTEMS: Community Health Systems to Participate in Oppenheimer’s 29th Annual Healthcare Conference

Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) today announced that management will participate in Oppenheimer’s 29th Annual Healthcare Conference to be held March 19-20, 2019, at The Westin New York Grand Central in New York.

JOHNSON CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: First Tennessee Bank Invests $500,000 in Small Business Innovation

First Tennessee Bank, a member of the First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) family of companies, that also includes Capital Bank, announced a $500,000 investment to provide access to capital for start-ups and small businesses.

KINGSPORT CHAMBER: Kingsport Selected for U.S. Navy Band Tour

Navy is coming to Kingsport, Tennessee, one of 25 cities in ten states to host a performance by the United States Navy Band during its 2019 tour -- one of the signature outreach programs of the U.S.

BLOUNT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Considering a Business Start-Up? Here are 5 Great Reasons to Choose Blount County, TN

For quite a while now, the state of Tennessee has been working hard to become a “go to” destination for businesses of all kind.

MEMPHIS INVEST: Busting 5 More Investing Myths for Your Financial Health

Conflicting information about finances can be a source of anxiety and strain on anyone's bank account.


April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Blue Ribbon committee has been hard at work putting the finishing touches on this year’s Blue Ribbon Ceremony.

DOLLAR GENERAL CORPORATION: Kingston Pharma, LLC Issues Voluntary Recall of All Lots of DG™ Baby Gripe Water Due to Undissolved Ingredient, Citrus Flavonoid

Kingston Pharma, LLC is voluntarily recalling all lots of “DG™ Baby Gripe Water herbal supplement with organic ginger and fennel extracts” to the consumer level due to the presence of an undissolved ingredient, citrus flavonoid.

EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY: Eastman Technology for Enhanced Productivity Nominated for Innovation Award

At the Tire Technology Expo March 5-7, 2019, in Hannover, Germany, Eastman scientists will present the latest insights on three major challenges facing the tire industry today: producing tires more efficiently and sustainably, enabling enhanced tire performance, and the search for stable and reliable raw materials.

EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY: Cedroz from Eastman receives EU Product Authorization

Eastman is pleased to announce that it has received authorization from the Regulatory Affairs Directorate in Malta for Cedroz, a crop protection innovation from Eastman.

CHATTANOOGA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Volkswagen Chooses Chattanooga for U.S. Electric-Vehicle Production

Volkswagen AG announced today that Chattanooga, Tenn. will be the company’s North American base for manufacturing electric vehicles.

ATWORK GROUP: Creating a More Productive Corporate Culture

Today, more companies are spending time—and money—developing corporate cultures that are inclusive, cohesive, and, perhaps most importantly, productive.

ATWORK GROUP: AtWork Group Wins ClearlyRated's 2019 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Diamond Awards

AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise, announced today that they have earned ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Diamond Awards after winning the Best of Staffing Client and Talent Awards at least five years in a row for providing superior service to clients and placed talent.

FEDEX CORPORATION: FedEx Logistics to Move Global Headquarters to Downtown Memphis

FedEx Logistics, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX), announced that it will move its global headquarters to the former Gibson Guitar factory building in downtown Memphis, consolidating multiple locations and nearly 700 team members into the new location over the next several years.

EXECUTIVE SPEAKERS BUREAU: Majesco Announces Phil Hansen as a Keynote Speaker at Convergence 2019

Majesco (NYSE American: MJCO), a global provider of market-leading insurance technology today announced that Phil Hansen will be a keynote speaker at their upcoming customer conference Convergence 2019 taking place in Savannah, Georgia on April 14 – 17, 2019.

EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY: Eastman Board Declares Dividend

The board of directors of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.62 per share on the company's common stock.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Capstar Bank Opens New Location, Offering Warm Atmosphere, Enhanced Services

CapStar Bank increased its visibility and enhanced its “warm atmosphere” and services by opening a new, expanded location on Maryland Way in Brentwood Thursday.

FEDEX CORPORATION: David J. Bronczek Joins FedEx Corporation Board of Directors

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David J. Bronczek, the Company’s president and chief operating officer, has been elected to the Board of Directors. With his election, the Board now has 13 members, including 11 independent directors.

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