Post Tagged with: "layoffs"

State Education Department Notifies Employees of Layoffs

January 5, 2012 at 1:44 pm

The Tennessee Department of Education is cutting back its administrative staff. More than 40 civil service positions are going away.

Manheim Lays Off Workers as Used Car Market Changes

July 6, 2011 at 5:27 am

The auto auction company Manheim has completed layoffs after merging two facilities in the Nashville area. According to data submitted to the state, Manheim laid off 127 people from its long-time offices on Lebanon Pike.

Fed to Outsource Cash Distribution, Layoff 37 in Nashville Office

June 6, 2011 at 3:05 pm

The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta is trimming its Nashville office to only a barebones staff. Cash counting will move to the regional office.

Goodyear Closing Union City Factory

February 10, 2011 at 4:14 pm

One of the largest workplaces in northwest Tennessee is shutting its doors. Officials with Goodyear Tire and Rubber today announced plans to close the company’s plant in Union City. Nearly 2-thousand people work there.

State to Lay Off 850 Workers

March 24, 2010 at 3:06 pm

Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen calls the cuts “unfortunate, but necessary” to keep the state solvent.

Hundreds of Layoffs Announced in Maury County

September 21, 2009 at 5:46 pm

Two GM suppliers have plans to shut down in November, leaving more than 600 people without work in Maury County.

AEDC Cuts 132 Employees

September 10, 2009 at 5:22 pm

The lead contractor working at Arnold Air Force Base in Tullahoma is cutting 132 employees from its payrolls.

State Will Have to Cut Sooner, Bredesen Says

May 13, 2009 at 2:57 pm

Governor Phil Bredesen says the state will no longer be able to put off some of the cuts he had hoped to avoid with his planned budget. That’s after the state’s budget gap widened last week, triggering possible furloughs and layoffs.