Tennessee’s unemployment rate for the month of June was 6.6 percent, a slight increase from the May rate of 6.4 percent. That’s according to Tennessee Labor Commissioner Burns Phillips. The national unemployment rate for June was 6.1 percent, which was down from 6.3 in May. Over the past year, Tennessee’s unemployment rate decreased from 8.4 percent to 6.6, while the national rate decreased from 7.5 percent to 6.1 percent. The largest decreases occurred in mining, logging and construction, government and other services. The largest increases occurred in professional and business services, leisure and hospitality and trade, transportation and utilities.
Thanks to YOU, the listeners, and to our sponsors for another outstanding prep sports season. The broadcast team brought you 171 prep games and coaches shows in 2015-2016. Congratulations to all of the players and coaches.
Oakland Football (Semifinals)
Riverdale girls basketball (State Champs)
Blackman boys basketball (Final Four)
Siegel softball (State Runner-Up)
Siegel baseball (State Champs)