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Hawker Powersource to close Ooltewah plant after owner says its traditional batteries will phase out

Times Free Press 13 Aug 2022
EnerSys, the Reading, Pennsylvania-based global battery maker that owns Hawker Powersource, gave workers at the plant a 60-day notice of the plant closing just ahead of the July 4th holiday and is in the process of phasing out production this month.
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Biden tours flood-ravaged Kentucky as White House highlights climate crisis

The Observer 08 Aug 2022
Kentucky death toll rises to 35 from devastating flooding as hundreds still missing ... Earlier in the day, en route from his holiday home in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, having emerged from coronavirus isolation, to Kentucky, Biden hailed historic health and climate action legislation that passed the tough hurdle of the US Senate on Sunday.
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Make good use of this weekend’s sales tax holiday

The Vindicator 04 Aug 2022
Ohio shoppers may take advantage of the state’s sales tax holiday beginning at midnight Friday and ending at 11.59 p.m ... Ohio retailers also benefit from the tax holiday because they could see the benefit of cross-border activity with folks from Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan taking advantage. Ohio’s first sales tax holiday was in 2015.
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Ohio Sales Tax Holiday: What to buy, what not to buy this weekend

WCPO 04 Aug 2022
MONROE — Get ready to shop! Ohio's annual sales tax holiday for 2022 starts Friday August 4th and runs all weekend ... "I can't wait," Noyes said, while shopping with her daughter ... she said ... More expensive items won't qualify, again ... Kentucky and Indiana shoppers can benefit from the holiday too, if they cross the state line and shop in Ohio ... .
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Mabry-Hazen House celebrates Eighth of August with “...and then I Became Free” tours

Knoxville Daily Sun 03 Aug 2022
August 3, 2022 ... But it was in the years after the Civil War, when African-American communities across East Tennessee and western Kentucky celebrated their hard won liberty, that the Eighth of August gained its significance. It became a holiday for Black Tennesseans, a day of jubilee with picnics, speeches, games, and dances ... ....
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What to know, flavors to try as Crumbl Cookies shop comes to Victorville

Daily Press Victorville 29 Jul 2022
Victorville is about to get a lot sweeter when a Crumbl Cookies shop opens its doors on Friday at the corner of Palmdale Road and Highway 395 ... Fan favorites ... Susan Cooper of Apple Valley, whose favorite flavor is Kentucky Butter Cake, said for the past two years, during the holiday season, her family has purchased Crumbl Cookies instead of pies.
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Ohio’s sales tax holiday arrives next weekend: Here’s what you should know

Springfield News-Sun 28 Jul 2022
Officials said that makes the tax holiday even more important this year ... Some shoppers were out before the tax holiday ... Deals like that, along with the tax holiday on school supplies and clothing, draw shoppers from areas that don’t have such a respite from taxes, including Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and West Virginia, Miller said.
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No, Kentucky will not have a tax-free weekend before school. Here's why

Cincinnati 25 Jul 2022
Several Kentucky bills have been proposed over the past decade that would institute a sales tax holiday, geared toward back-to-school shopping ... .
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No, Kentucky will not have a tax-free weekend before school starts. Here's why

Courier Journal 25 Jul 2022
Several Kentucky bills have been proposed over the past decade that would institute a sales tax holiday, geared toward back-to-school shopping.        ... .
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Theme Park Success in 2022-What Does it Look Like?

Daily Herald 25 Jul 2022
"Living in Owensboro, Kentucky, it's only about 40 minutes from my driveway to the parking lot at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Indiana. During summer, my kids and I like to spend our Fridays at Holiday World, taking advantage of lower crowds and just good, fun family time," says 40-year-old mom of 2 Andrea Shelton.
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The Memo: Democrats cast around for 2024 alternatives to Biden

The Hill 15 Jul 2022
Democratic gloom is deepening as the party looks toward November’s midterms and beyond.  ... Yet, for all that, Biden has one sizable factor weighing in his favor ... J.B. Pritzker and Kentucky Gov ... Newsom set tongues wagging over the Independence Day holiday when he ran TV ads in Florida attacking the state’s Republican governor, Ron DeSantis ... .
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8th of August celebration schedule released

The Paducah Sun 14 Jul 2022
The annual 8th of August celebration will take place Aug. 3-8 in Paducah, with a schedule full of activities ... Similar to the Juneteenth holiday, the 8th of August celebration is tied to the freedom of African Americans in western Kentucky and southern Illinois. There is no certainty as to how the 8th of August tradition began in Kentucky ... 6 ... 3 ... 4 ... 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... .
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Presbyterians agree to divest from fossil fuel companies

The Morganton News Herald 08 Jul 2022
Griner pleads guilty in Russia drugs trial NC General Assembly bill to create board of trustees for deaf school NC Medicaid expansion would mean thousands more in Burke covered Towns prepare to celebrate annual holiday.
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For chips and budget packages, Democrats face choices

Finger Lakes Times 07 Jul 2022
After letting the Kentucky Republican’s comments sink in over the July Fourth holiday, we spoke to some veteran Washington hands about possible pathways for Democratic leaders to salvage both the competitiveness package and a skinnier version of their partisan budget reconciliation package ... First, a little recap of where things stand ... Crapo, R-Idaho.
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Today in Entertainment History: first Lilith Fair held

Federal News Radio 05 Jul 2022
The result was his first single “That’s All Right” backed by “Blue Moon of Kentucky.”. In 1956, Billie Holiday’s autobiography, “Lady Sings The Blues,” was published ... READ MORE ... The result was his first single “That’s All Right” backed by “Blue Moon of Kentucky.”. In 1956, Billie Holiday’s autobiography, “Lady Sings The Blues,” was published ... .

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