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Gulfport Energy Announces $500K Gift for Foundation

Gulfport Energy made a $500,000 gift to the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio this week.

Gulfport CEO and President Mike Moore announced the new contribution, which will build on Gulfport’s existing partnership with FAO through the Gulfport Energy Fund at the foundation.

The Gulfport Energy Fund serves the Ohio counties where Gulfport operates.

Grants…

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CSU study predicts Utica Shale will fuel big demand for new jobs

The greatest challenge facing the oil and gas industry isn’t the low price of commodities, it’s demographics.

In the next 5 years or so, baby boomers will retire from the industry, leaving a vacuum of skills and leadership.

To capture new jobs from the anticipated “great crew change,” Ohio needs to educate…

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Ohio to use fed money to improve rural transit, broadband

The Ohio Department of Transportation plans to use $6.8 million in federal grant money to update technology of rural transit agencies, and increase broadband Internet access in underserved areas.

The grant money awarded to the Transit Tech Ohio project will help rural transit systems throughout Ohio get new or upgraded hardware…

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