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Unemployment rates under 5% in all Tennessee counties

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced today that in September 2017, for the first time ever, unemployment rates were below 5 percent in every county across the state. This is the second consecutive month that rates have declined in each of …

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Report: No evidence of misuse of p-cards

According to the Courier News, Anderson County’s Finance and Purchasing Departments say that after a months-long investigation, they have determined that county purchasing cards–or P-cards–were not misused by employees. The p-card program was suspended earlier this year after then-Purchasing Agent Tony Foreman, who oversaw the program, resigned, leaving it without …

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