Business

12:11pm

Mon June 2, 2014
Business

Obama Carbon Rule Gives States More Time to Comply

WASHINGTON (AP/WMOT) —  A regional environmental organization says it thinks the Tennessee Valley Authority will have little trouble meeting new pollution standards announced today by the Obama administration.

Monday morning Environmental Protection Agency unveiled a plan that will cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third over the next 15 years.

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8:13am

Mon June 2, 2014
Business

MTSU Student Team Nabs National Award for TV Sports Coverage

Three members of MTSU's EMC Productions student TV production team accept the top national collegiate honor Wednesday for “Outstanding Live Game and Event Production” at the 2014 College Sports Media Awards in Atlanta. From left are senior Chris Robertson of La Vergne, Tennessee, director of EMC Productions; ESPN's Rece Davis, who served as host for the awards event; senior Justin Beasley of Humboldt, Tennessee; and junior Joshua Cragg of Murfreesboro. (Photo courtesy of Mike Forbes)

MTSU’s student production team has taken a top national award for their live broadcast coverage of a January men’s basketball matchup inside Murphy Center. 

Members of EMC Productions, all top students in the university’s Department of Electronic Media Communication, won the “Outstanding Live Game and Event Production” collegiate category at the 2014 College Sports Media Awards, which were announced Wednesday in Atlanta. 

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10:17am

Thu May 29, 2014
Business

Report Suggests Strong Economic Growth Ahead for Tenn.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  A new report released by the Tennessee Secretary of State's Office suggests solid growth for Tennessee’s economy over the balance of 2014.

The report was created through a partnership between Secretary of State Tre Hargett and Dr. Bill Fox, Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee.

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10:03am

Wed May 28, 2014
Business

Big Job Fair Thursday in Spring Hill

SPRING HILL, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  More than 1,000 positions will be on offer at a job fair planned for Spring Hill this week.

Goodwill Career Solutions will host the job fair at it’s Spring Hill center Thursday morning beginning at 9 a.m.

The positions to be filled are located in Williamson, Maury, Giles and Rutherford Counties. Employers scheduled to attend include IBEX Global, SMX, Dollar General, Sitters & More, Twice Daily, ServPro and Ajilon Professional Staffing.

Goodwill’s Jamie Berry says job seekers should come prepared.

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2:46pm

Wed May 21, 2014
Business

Job Fair for Eight Employers Looking to Fill 1,500+ Positions

Need a job? We can help. The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Spring Hill will host a job fair from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 29 for eight employers looking to fill more than a 1,500 positions in Williamson, Maury, Giles and Rutherford Counties.

Employers include IBEX Global, Staff Management | SMX, Dollar General, Sitters & More, Twice Daily, ServPro of Williamson County, The Job Shoppe Work Solutions and Ajilon Professional Staffing.

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