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It's easy to get caught up in the conversation with CAVE people.

"We need more business in town." "We need stores to stay open later." "We need more jobs for the average guy."

We need, we need, we need.

I have a solution.

What if we started helping each other out? What if we started collaborating instead of complaining?

2014 Goodwill Career Solutions Impact Luncheon

The Goodwill Career Solutions 2014 Impact Luncheon is to recognize and honor our employer and community partners.

Greenfield Products expanding in Obion County

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty along with Greenfield Products officials announced today the company will expand their operations in Union City, investing $6.3 million and creating 100 new jobs during the next two years in Obion County.

NASHVILLE—The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development announced the next five Select Tennessee Certified Sites. The Select Tennessee program was launched in June 2012 with the goal of helping Tennessee communities prepare available sites for investment and expansion. The program sets a consistent and rigorous standard upon which companies can rely in making critical location decisions.

Tyson Launches Video to Answer Consumer Questions

We thought you might like to know that Tyson Foods' Obion County poultry plant is part of McDonald's new Our Food. Your Questions. campaign.

Everett Stewart Regional Airport Receives New Signs through USDA Grants

Everett Stewart Regional Airport began thinking several years ago and finally in 2011 the conceptual drawing was provided.

TN Economic & Community Development Commissioner Boyd visits OC

Clint Joiner with Jiffy Steamer welcomed TN ECD on Friday, February 6 with a company overview and plant tour followed by Representative Bill Sanderson welcoming him at his newly opened White Squirrel Winery in Kenton.

Obion County Being Certified ACT Work Ready Community

The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) has initiated a partnership with Iowa-based nonprofit ACT to help DRA counties and parishes create the infrastructure and policies that support local workforce development and training systems through a region-specific version of the ACT Work Ready Communities Academy.

ATLANTA - Dyersburg/Dyer County is the recipient of the Big Muddy Cup, an award from Site Selection magazine recognizing the top metro area along the entire length of the Mississippi River for private-sector facility projects per capita. The Union City metropolitan area, which reaches into Kentucky, ranked fifth.

Tyson Strives to Eliminate the Use of Human Antibiotics

SPRINGDALE, Ark.- April 28, 2015 - Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) said today it is striving to eliminate the use of human antibiotics from its U.S. broiler* chicken flocks by the end of September 2017.

lindsay frillingFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Friday, May 18, 2014  

Contact: Andrew Weller 202-463-5802
 
U.S. Chamber's Institute Awards Lindsay Frilling of Tennessee the Regent Scholarship
A Leadership Training Program Produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

lindsay frillingWASHINGTON, D.C.- Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Lindsay Frilling, IOM, Economic Development Director, of the Obion County Joint Economic Development Council, has graduated from the program and has received the recognition of IOM.

baptist union cityFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kara Ward
Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator
Phone: (731) 884-8750
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Union City, Tenn., July 9, 2014 -Recently, Premier, Inc., named Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City as a finalist for the QUEST® Award for High-value Healthcare.

sullivan dentistryThe staff at Sullivan Dentistry on East Reelfoot Avenue in Union City was on hand bright and early today to meet the needs of area residents eager to accept the free dental care offered by the office in celebration of Dentistry From the Heart.

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City appreciates the benefits and advantages of being a member of the Obion County Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber is most helpful when promoting our new physicians, programs, and services. The staff has always been so accommodating when recruiting physicians to our community and when helping us share our news with fellow Chamber members and with new families and business leaders who have moved to the area