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Try, Try Again: TVA Honeycomb Trail, Take Two

When my sisters and I were growing up on the farm, we spent a lot of time with our mother.  She was a sharecropper’s daughter, and could work any of us into the ground with no apparent effort on her part.  2 101 mots de plus

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Postpartum Exercises - 5 Moves for New Mommies

I am at the baby-booming age of life.  Everywhere I look, there is a new, tiny face staring back at me.  Family, friends, co-workers – everyone is having a baby.   175 mots de plus

Brenna Backe

Warriors' Path State Park


This is how the Park looked in the early 1960s.  It was published by Roanoke’s Haynes Distributing Company. The company did a photo run through our area in the early 1960s and C. 151 mots de plus

Kingsport TN Ephemera

Honey, I Shrunk the Trail

About 18 months ago we first caught wind of a new trail being developed by TVA in a Small Wild Area near Guntersville Dam.  We’ve since heard the trail has been completed, or at least mostly completed, and we’ve been waiting for a good weekend to try it out.  1 454 mots de plus

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Jean-Luc Mélenchon et l'impôt : on s'en paye une tranche ?

La Taxe sur la valeur ajoutée (TVA) est souvent présentée comme une taxe injuste, parce qu’elle frappe tous les consommateur-ice-s sans proportionnalité avec le revenu. L’impôt sur le revenu, lui, est présenté comme plus juste car progressif. 521 mots de plus


Legacy of the TVA: Hold the Criticism, Please

By Ms. Tilt

One of FDR’s greatest policy accomplishments was the creation of the Tennessee Valley Authority. Designed to provide jobs, prevent floods, and provide cheap electricity throughout the region, the TVA took responsibility for lifting a large section of Tennessee’s rural population out of dire poverty. 380 mots de plus

Quebecor cuts 220 jobs; 125 positions will be lost at subsidiary

Quebecor Media Group (TSX:QBR.B) said it is eliminating 220 jobs, or eight per cent of its total workforce, as the company cuts operating costs.

The majority of the job cuts will affect managers, professional and administrative support staff. 105 mots de plus