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2011 Media Releases

DECEMBER

12/22/2011  Governor Awards More Than $500,000 in Job Training Grants
12/22/2011  November 2011 County Unemployment Rates
12/15/2011  November Unemployment Rate 9.1 Percent

NOVEMBER

11/23/2011  October 2011 County Unemployment Rates
11/17/2011  October Unemployment Rate 9.6 Percent
11/10/2011  Energy Solutions and Manufacturing Sciences Corporation Receive Volunteer Star Award
11/09/2011  Tennessee Awarded National Emergency Grant for Goodyear Workers
11/08/2011  Chattanooga Career Center Invites Employers to Join Forces with Veterans
11/08/2011  Tullahoma Career Center Invites Employers to Join Forces with Veterans
11/07/2011  Nashville Career Center Invites Employers to Join Forces with Veterans
11/03/2011  Sherwin Williams Company Receives Volunteer Star Award

OCTOBER

10/28/2011  Yates Services to Hold Hiring Event at the Embassy Suites - Murfreesboro
10/28/2011  SPX's Flash Technology Business Receives Volunteer Star Safety Award
10/27/2011  September 2011 County Unemployment Rates
10/20/2011  September Unemployment Rate 9.8 Percent
10/04/2011  Lebanon Job Fair Rescheduled

SEPTEMBER

09/28/2011  Macy's to Hold Seasonal Hiring Event at the Springfield Career Center
09/22/2011  August 2011 County Unemployment Rates
09/15/2011  August Unemployment Rate 9.7 Percent

AUGUST

08/25/2011  July 2011 County Unemployment Rates
08/18/2011  July Unemployment Rate 9.8 Percent
08/03/2011  Tennalum Receives Commissioner's Safety Award
08/03/2011  Kysor Panel Systems Receives Commissioner's Safety Award

JULY

07/28/2011  Labor Department Responds to Goodyear Closure
07/28/2011  Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations Receives Volunteer Star Safety Award
07/28/2011  June 2011 County Unemployment Rates
07/21/2011  June Unemployment Rate 9.8 Percent
07/04/2011  Agencies Pool Resources to Offer GED Prep Classes in Memphis

JUNE

06/28/2011  Tennessee Inmates Get a Jump Start on Landing a Job
06/23/2011  Green Jobs Reports Identify Job Opportunities
06/23/2011  May 2011 County Unemployment Rates
06/16/2011  May Unemployment Rate 9.7 Percent
06/03/2011  Knox and Montgomery Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance
06/02/2011  Storm Ravaged Counties to be Helped by Emergency Grant
06/02/2011  Disaster Unemployment Assistance Announced for Lincoln and Tipton Counties

MAY

05/31/2011  Disaster Unemployment Assistance Announced for Five Additional Counties
05/27/2011  Disaster Unemployment Assistance Announced for Gibson and Lauderdale Counties
05/26/2011  April 2011 County Unemployment Rates
05/24/2011  Department of Labor Prepares for Reinstatement of Unemployment Benefits
05/19/2011  April Unemployment Rate 9.6 Percent
05/13/2011  Yates Services Seeks Applicants for Nissan Decherd Plant
05/10/2011  Five Additional Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance
05/10/2011  Governor Awards More Than $375,000 in Job Training Grants
05/06/2011  Assistant Commissioner Announced for Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development
05/05/2011  Six Additional Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance
05/03/2011  Workers in Four Counties Eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

APRIL

04/21/2011  Green Jobs Survey Identifies Job Opportunities
04/21/2011  March 2011 County Unemployment Rates
04/14/2011  March Unemployment Rate 9.5 Percent
04/13/2011  Carton Service, Inc. / Pharma Packaging Solutions Plant Receives Workplace Safety Award
04/13/2011  Yates Services to Hold Hiring Event at the Murfreesboro Career Center
04/06/2011  New Labor Vehicles Hit the Road with Job Resources
04/04/2011  Video: Gov. Bill Haslam: Meet the Commissioners - "Experience"
04/01/2011  Paper Unemployment Checks Phased Out Across State

MARCH

03/31/2011  February 2011 County Unemployment Rates
03/23/2011  Emergency Grant to Help South Central Dislocated Workers
03/17/2011  February Unemployment Rate 9.6 Percent
03/10/2011  January 2011 County Unemployment Rates
03/03/2011  January Unemployment Rate 9.5 Percent

JANUARY

01/27/2011  December 2010 County Unemployment Rates
01/24/2011  Georgia Pacific - Lebanon Packaging Plant Receives Volunteer Star Safety Award
01/20/2011  December Unemployment Rate 9.4 Percent
01/14/2011  New Payment Options Available for Tennessee Unemployment Insurance Benefits