Here are the Tennessee new unemployment claims for the week ending April 4.
Week Ending Date
Number of New Claims Filed
March 14, 2020
March 21, 2020
March 28, 2020
April 4, 2020
Local Workforce Development Area
Number of New Claims
Northern Middle Tennessee
Southern Middle Tennessee
West TN Mobile American Job Center
Middle TN Mobile American Job Center
East TN Mobile America Job Center
May 28, 2020
May 27, 2020
In March, Amazon announced it would hire more than 175,000 temporary full- and part-time roles across its North American operations network to help provide for communities relying on Amazon’s ... (click for more)
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced on Thursday that April’s unemployment numbers for Georgia’s Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs), regions, and counties are at a reported all-time ... (click for more)
FourBridges Capital Advisors announced Wednesday the expansion of the firm’s Restructuring and Debt Financing Advisory practice, adding five senior professionals with backgrounds in restructuring ... (click for more)
In March, Amazon announced it would hire more than 175,000 temporary full- and part-time roles across its North American operations network to help provide for communities relying on Amazon’s service and keep as many people working as possible during the coronavirus pandemic. This included more than 3,500 new employees hired in Tennessee.
Like other companies, Amazon brought ... (click for more)
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced on Thursday that April’s unemployment numbers for Georgia’s Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs), regions, and counties are at a reported all-time high across all categories. Regional commissions reported unemployment rates at all-time highs in Atlanta, Coastal Georgia, Georgia Mountains, Northeast Georgia, Northwest Georgia, River ... (click for more)
A crowd of some 100 protestors did minor damage at the Hamilton County Courthouse on Sunday night, but left after tear gas was lobbed into a balcony area. Chattanooga Police said afterward the tear gas was thrown by the Sheriff's Office and not the city police. City Police also said they were not given warning that the tear gas was going to be used.
In another tense night in ... (click for more)
An Erlanger employee was let go after a Facebook comment was brought to the hospital's attention.
Tracy Davis said on Facebook that she was getting a good look at protesters faces and they shouldn't come to her hospital wanting help if they got hurt.
Erlanger officials responded on Twitter by saying: "It is important to understand that her comments are her views as an individual. ... (click for more)
Since the court of public opinion has already judged the officer in Minneapolis, the city should save money and not even have a trial. Let a volunteer, one of these tough guys who run around blindly shooting at people and setting fires, let that guy execute him.
With all due respect to our police chief and I mean that sincerely, I disagree with your view. Chief, you should know ... (click for more)
On this, the first day of a new month, I pause during my monthly trip to the garden as I mourn for my country. The protests that morphed into ugly, race-fueled riots are worse than the COVID virus that continues to plague our nation. By this I mean we were helpless to the virus – there was no way to stop it and therefore we must endure. Criminal rioting is altogether different. ... (click for more)