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Friday, July 20, 2018

Jobless numbers for Tennessee
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips released the statewide unemployment rate for June on Thursday and it marked an entire year the jobless figure in Tennessee has been 3.5 percent or lower. The jobless rate for June is 3.5 percent, unchanged from May. Tennessee also experienced substantial job growth between May and June of this year. Employers added an estimated 13,000 nonfarm jobs , and the professional/business services, information, and leisure/hospitality industries experienced the biggest job gains in June. Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for June experienced a slight increase to 4 percent.


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Saturday, December 08, 2018

  • Friday evening hit and run in Cocke County
  • Friday evening hit and run in Cocke County
  • Pedestrian struck on West Broadway in Newport
  • Jefferson County carjacking

    Friday, December 07, 2018

  • Shots fired at Hamblen officer
  • Jail and justice center options
  • Inmates charged with assault
  • Alexander lauds Corker

    Thursday, December 06, 2018

  • TennCare fraud is alleged
  • Couple arrested in Evans assault
  • Judge Carter Moore hears pleas
  • King arrest
  • Pennington found competent
  • Tennessee attorneys provide more free service
  • New laws effective January 1

    Tuesday, December 04, 2018

  • Newport swearing-in
  • Victim remembrance
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Senate Republicans

    Monday, December 03, 2018

  • President George H.W. Bush dead at 94
  • Tennessee musicians laud President Bush
  • Republicans want to change Tennessee election rules
  • Smokies fatality
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