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Goody's to begin liquidating all stores today

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Discount clothing chain Goody's Family Clothing will begin liquidating its stores on Friday as the retailer becomes one of the year's first victims of the worsening economy.

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Proposed business park still has detractors

Posted: 01/09/2009 - On Thursday night the Development Corporation of Knox County hosted a public meeting to unveil its latest plans for the Midway Business Park.

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Florida wins BCS Championship

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Tim Tebow gave Florida the jolt it needed, and the Gators toughed out a second BCS title in three years.

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Lady Vols win SEC opener over Kentucky

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Shekinna Stricklen scored 18 points, including two late free throws, as No. 7 Tennessee beat Kentucky 69-64 on Thursday night.

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Ruby Tuesdays posts third quarter loss in tough economy

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Ruby Tuesday is the latest east Tennessee based business to take an economic hit. Wednesday, the Maryville-based chain posted a 37 million dollar loss and said they would close 70 stores

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Lower utility rates on the way?

Updated: 01/08/2009 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --- Is there any relief in sight for your power bill? The Tennessee Valley Authority says it's possible and April 1st is the next date that decreases could take place.

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The lower gas price effect on you wallet

Updated: 01/08/2009 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) --- When gas prices reached record highs this summer, it took a toll on many businesses. Now with lower prices, it's still impacting stores in different ways, which affects your bottom line.

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Senators seek better coal ash regulation

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Senate Democrats are calling for stricter regulations on toxic ash from coal-fired power plants Thursday in the wake of a billion-gallon spill at a Tennessee facility last month.

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Obama vows to keep pet projects out

Updated: 01/08/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama is again vowing to keep "earmarks and pet projects" out of an economic recovery plan.

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Blount County mayor says TVA is partly to blame for Alcoa layoffs

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Today, Alcoa shares fell the most in a month according to Bloomberg. This after Alcoa announced it will cut output and fire 13,500 workers. That means more than 400 people without a job in Alcoa, Tennessee. The Blount County Mayor says the job cuts will have a huge negative impact on his community. The mayor blames high TVA rates as one of the causes for shutting down the Alcoa pot lines. He says the impact will be devastating for the employees and the community.

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