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Fighting Increases in Aleppo, Syria

Fighting has escalated in Aleppo, Syria, this past Saturday, September 29,2012, with repeated military clashes and a raging fire causing significant damage to the city. Syrian Arab News Agency has stated that in Saturday’s clashes dozens of rebels were killed in action, and many more were routed from hideouts and controlled neighborhoods. A large portion [...]

Jefferson County Budget Committee Passes Key Issues

The Jefferson County Budget Committee held their first organizational meeting of the 2012-2013 year on September 27, 2012 at the Historic Jefferson County Courthouse. The Meeting was Called to Order by Commission Chairman Mills. Absent from Roll Call was Committee Member Blevins. The first Agenda Item was the election of presiding officers for the Budget [...]

LEG WORK TO BEGIN FOR INDUSTRIAL PARK SITE

LEG WORK TO BEGIN FOR INDUSTRIAL PARK SITE

EDOC Director Brad Maul Takes New Regional Position with TVA The Jefferson County Industrial Development Board voted to initiate sub committee meetings when they convened on Friday morning. The IDB had previously decided to bring considerations for appropriate appointments to a Planning Committee that will be responsible for locating and doing the leg work on [...]

Changes to Form 1099-G and 1099-MISC for FSA Producers and Vendors

Jefferson County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting Executive Director Sandra Childs, announced that calendar year 2012 brings several changes to the way FSA reports a producer’s farm program payments to the producer and to IRS. In past years, IRS Forms 1099-G would be issued to show all program payments received from the Farm Service [...]

UT’s Northeast Tennessee Beef Expo scheduled for October 11 in Greeneville

Focus this year on forage production, marketing, genetic testing More Tennesseans are involved in beef cattle farming than any other agricultural enterprise, and the number of beef cattle in our state has increased 300 percent over the past half century. So it stands to reason some of the most well attended field days held by [...]

Changes to Form 1099-G and 1099-MISC for FSA Producers and Vendors

Jefferson County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting Executive Director Sandra Childs, announced that calendar year 2012 brings several changes to the way FSA reports a producer’s farm program payments to the producer and to IRS. In past years, IRS Forms 1099-G would be issued to show all program payments received from the Farm Service [...]

Tennessee’s new program offers easy, low-cost way to save for college

State Treasury Department Offers Immediate Incentives for Tennesseans To Open Accounts Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Treasurer David H. Lillard, Jr. say Tennessee needs a highly-educated workforce to continue to attract businesses that bring new jobs to the state. So earlier today, Treasurer Lillard and Governor Haslam, along with Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey and House [...]

Corker Votes Against Bill

U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., made the following statement after voting against a massive spending bill known as a continuing resolution. “We haven’t passed a budget in more than three years and not a single appropriations bill has been brought to the floor this year, so I don’t believe we should be considering a continuing [...]

Senator Faulk announce Highway Safety Grants for Jefferson County

State Senator Mike Faulk (R-Church Hill) announced today that three grants have been approved to aid Jefferson County agencies in their highway safety efforts. Faulk made the announcement after being notified by the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s Highway Safety Office. The grants include $5,000 to the Jefferson City Police Department and $4,495 to the Dandridge [...]

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