A THRIVING MANUFACTURING REGION
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Port Authority continues to increase in 2015
GROWTH COMING to Jefferson County via its port authority is expected to continue increasing throughout 2015, with cooperative approaches to possible new ventures also on the rise, according to Evan Scurti, the first executive director of the local authority.
And, even though there is unprecedented regional growth being seen directly associated with the gas and oil industry, the gazeRead More
Ludowici roof tile going
to new heights with HGTV
“I love your tile.” Those were the first words that came from Nicole Curtis, the host of “Rehab Addict,” a regular program aired each week on HGTV, when she laid her eyes on roofing tile from Perry County’s own Ludowici Roof Tile company located in New Lexington since the late 1880s.
Panama Canal expansion
shipping jobs to Ohio
Bring up the Panama Canal to most Ohioans and they’ll likely raise an eyebrow at the suggestion the 100-year-old waterway can lead to jobs in Ohio.
Since 2007, the canal has been the center of a $5 billion project, the first serious upgrade since it was opened in 1914. The expansion, expected to be complete next year, will allowRead More