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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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Monday, August 20, 2018

  • Woodside arrest
  • Blackburn and Bredesen
  • Roe representative in Newport today
  • Gas prices drop slightly

    Sunday, August 19, 2018

  • Forestyr grants available for volunteer fire departments

    Saturday, August 18, 2018

  • Farm Service Agency meet
  • SBA loans available
  • Social Security and livability
  • Jefferson County crash
  • Dover arrest

    Friday, August 17, 2018

  • Moore arrested in threat on Caldwell
  • Bush Brothers fined
  • Cocke County Partnership meet
  • Clint Hammonds
  • Newport/Parrottsville candidates
  • July unemployment
  • Dover arrest

    Thursday, August 16, 2018

  • Speir arrest
  • Cardboard fire
  • Cocke County School Board meet
  • Jefferson City train/car crash
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