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TVA Tax Equivalent Payments Total Nearly $548 Million In 2019

The Tennessee Valley Authority provided nearly $548 million in tax equivalent payments in fiscal year 2019 to state and local governments served by its energy generation or in areas supporting TVA properties. At its quarterly business meeting, TVA’s board of directors approved the final tax equivalent payments for the current fiscal year, which are approximately $24 million more than 2018. TVA returns five percent of power sales revenues ... (click for more)

Members of the new Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute Game ChangeHer, an immersive mentor training program
Members of the new Chattanooga Women's Leadership Institute Game ChangeHer, an immersive mentor training program

Dalton Adds To Labor Force In July

AG Slatery Joins In Fight Against Illegal Robocalls


Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Dalton’s labor force grew in July. According to preliminary numbers, Dalton also made monthly gains in employed residents and annual gains in jobs for the month of July, for the two-county metropolitan statistical area (MSA). ... (click for more)

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III Thursday announced that as a result of a bipartisan, public/private coalition of 51 attorneys general and 12 phone companies, the phone companies have agreed to adopt eight principles to fight illegal robocalls. “Robocalls are uninvited, a breach of ... (click for more)



Tennessee Supreme Court Upholds Hamilton County Court's Decision To Exclude Videotape Of Post-Polygraph Statements

TVA Board Focuses On Strengthening Tennessee Valley Public Power

Judge Rob Philyaw Given McCain-Abernathy Award


In an opinion released Wednesday, the Tennessee Supreme Court held that a trial court acted within its discretion in excluding from trial a defendant’s videotaped statements given in a post-polygraph ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors approved a number of forward-looking actions designed to add flexibility and stability to the public power model serving more than 10 million ... (click for more)

A number of Tennessee judges, including Judge Rob Philyaw, received awards at the joint Tennessee Council of Juvenile Judges/Tennessee Juvenile Court Services Association Conference in Franklin. ... (click for more)


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