• Governor Awards Bradley Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    UNITED KNITTING AWARDED $30,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $30,000 to United Knitting in Cleveland, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Henderson Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    VOLVO PENTA MARINE PRODUCTS, LLC AWARDED $41,823

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $41,823 to Volvo Penta Marine Products, LLC in Lexington, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Madison Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    WHIRLPOOL JACKSON DISHWASHING PRODUCTS AWARDED $31,013

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $31,013 to Whirlpool Jackson Dishwashing Products in Jackson, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Loudon Co. Companies Job Training Grants

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    ASTEC UNDERGROUND AND KIMBERLY-CLARK CORPORATION AWARDED

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $31,835 to Astec Underground, and $17,566 to Kimberly-Clark Corporation, both of Loudon, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Coffee Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    MICRO CRAFT, INC. AWARDED $49,788

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $49,788 to Micro Craft, Inc. in Tullahoma, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Rutherford Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    INGRAM BOOK GROUP AWARDED $14,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $14,000 to Ingram Book Group in LaVergne, Tennessee, for incumbent worker training. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Knox Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    BUSH BROTHERS AND COMPANY AWARDED $50,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $50,000 to Bush Brothers & Company in Knoxville, Tennessee. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Roane Co. Companies Job Training Grants

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    TWO COMPANIES AWARDED MORE THAN $19,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $11,273 to Sunbridge in Harriman, and $8,000 to Chase Scientific Instruments in Rockwood, Tennessee. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Campbell Co. Company Job Training Grant

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    SUNBRIDGE CARE AND REHABILITATION AWARDED $11,413

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded $11,413 to Sunbridge Care and Rehabilitation in LaFollette, Tennessee. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards Giles Co. Companies Job Training Grants

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    FIVE COMPANIES AWARDED CLOSE TO $123,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded close to $123,000 to five companies in Ardmore, and Pulaski, Tennessee . The five companies are Tenneplas, Tennessee Stampings, LLC, Wolverine Tube, Inc., Bert-Co and Audio Enhancers, Inc. The grant amounts for each company are listed at the end of this release.

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  • Governor Awards Maury Co. Companies Job Training Grants

    Tuesday, October 10, 2006 | 7:00pm

    TWO COMPANIES AWARDED MORE THAN $77,000

    NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen and Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner James Neeley have awarded more than $77,000 to two companies in Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee . The two companies are Smelter Service Corporation receiving $40,285 and Cowley Container Company receiving $36,784. More than $3 million in Incumbent Worker Training Grants was awarded in fiscal year 2005-06 benefiting almost 15,000 Tennessee workers who retained their jobs and received skill upgrades.

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  • Governor Awards National Scenic Byway Grant to Fund Project in Six West Tennessee Counties

    Monday, October 09, 2006 | 7:00pm

    Grant to Fund Project in Six West Tennessee CountiesNashville, Tenn. – Governor Phil Bredesen today announced a $79,179 National Scenic Byway Program grant to the Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation to fund the “Transportation Plan for the Mississippi River Natural and Recreational Corridor in Tennessee” project in Lake, Obion, Dyer, Lauderdale, Tipton and Shelby counties.

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  • Governor Awards National Scenic Byway Grant to Fund Project In Seven East Tennessee Counties

    Monday, October 09, 2006 | 7:00pm

    Grant To Fund Project In Seven East Tennessee Counties
    Nashville, Tenn. – Governor Phil Bredesen today announced a $100,000 National Scenic Byway Program grant to the Knoxville Regional Transportation Planning Organization to fund the “Scenic and Cultural Corridor – US Highway 321” project in Loudon, Blount, Sevier, Cocke, Greene, Washington and Carter counties.

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