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The one that got away when Midway died

Morristown recently landed a potential big deal — Freedom Energy Diesel’s proposed $405 million coal gasification plant that would create an estimated 600 jobs.

Freedom Energy still has a number of hoops to jump through, but the plant would be a major boost for the regional economy if it happens.

It’s good that Morristown stands to benefit, but the project could have come to Knox County.

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