New Amazon Fulfillment Center to Bring 800 Jobs to East Tennessee

Amazon is bringing a new fulfilment center to Alcoa. Governor Bill Lee says this center is expected to bring around 800 jobs to East Tennessee.

 

According to Amazon, the facility will specialize in small products such as books and electronics.

In response to the move, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee said, “over the past year, Amazon has announced projects in each of TN’s grand divisions, accounting for nearly 3,000 new jobs. We are grateful that Amazon continues to provide jobs to thousands of Tennesseans, and we congratulate the company on its newest fulfillment center in Alcoa.”

 

US House Representative from East Tennessee, Tim Burchett, also chimed in with approval saying, “this is big news for economic development in our region! East Tennessee is a great place to do business and our best asset is our people. We’re excited to welcome Amazon to our community.”

Country News

Matt Stell Announces His Everywhere But Home Tour – Starting this Weekend!

Matt Stell Announces His Everywhere But Home Tour – Starting this Weekend!

Matt Stell announced his Everywhere But Home tour — which will see him playing 15 shows over the next 4 months across 6 states, and it starts this weekend! Matt posted, “It’s official—the boys and I are saddling up and hitting the road again. I’ve been waiting a long time to say that. Real talk…

Blake Shelton is Rick Rolling As He Gets Ready for Next Week’s The Voice

Blake Shelton is Rick Rolling As He Gets Ready for Next Week’s The Voice

Blake Shelton shared a little treat for fans who are getting ready for the return of The Voice next week. Blake, and fellow judges, Kelly Clarkson, John Legend and Nick Jonas all contribute to a fantasy rendition of Rick Astley‘s “Together Forever” – with the tag, “Here’s a little treat to get y’all excited for…

Reba McEntire Returns to “June” in February on CBS’ Young Sheldon

Reba McEntire Returns to “June” in February on CBS’ Young Sheldon

Reba McEntire shared on social media that she is making a return appearance to the hit CBS show Young Sheldon. With the message “June’s back! Don’t miss her return to Young Sheldon (Thursday) night at 8/7c on CBS!” Reba first appeared on the show last season as “June” — the ex-wife of “Meemaw”‘s (Annie Potts)…

Weather

  • Forecast
  • Currents
  • Planner