Times News 2/21/13 – NETWORKS: Veterans, military bring economic firepower to region

timesnewsSLIDEKingsport Times News – 2/21/13

KINGSPORT — The economic impact of veterans and the military, modern and 19th century, was a focus of Sullivan County economic development officials Thursday.

The NETWORKS — Sullivan Partnership board heard from the Tri-Cities Military Affairs Council on the impact of veterans’ disability payments on the region, a precursor to a study done in conjunction with East Tennessee State University that will look at the broad economic impact on the region…. (read more)