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Solid Stone Fabrics to expand textile manufacturing operation

July 22, 2016

Solid Stone Fabrics to expand textile manufacturing operation

Solid Stone Fabrics, a textile manufacturer and distributor of stretch fabrics, will invest $1.5 million to expand its operation in Henry County.  The expansion will accommodate new equipment and building improvements to the existing facility, and create 22 new jobs. 


Big Ideas Challenge calling all creative minds

July 12, 2016

Big Ideas Challenge calling all creative minds

The Patrick Henry Community College IDEA Center is calling all creative minds. It’s hosting its first competition allowing entrepreneurs to draft and build a prototype of their business or product for a chance to win a prize package.


Performance Livestock and Feed Company announces 32 new jobs

July 8, 2016

Performance Livestock and Feed Company announces 32 new jobs

Performance Livestock and Feed Company announces 32 new jobs in Henry County


Alcoa expansion adds 15 new jobs

July 4, 2016

Alcoa expansion adds 15 new jobs

Alcoa adds 15 new jobs and more than $8 million to expand its aerospace forging capabilities in Henry County


IDEA Center Grand Opening

May 19, 2016

IDEA Center Grand Opening

Guests had a fabulous time touring the Fab Lab at Patrick Henry Community College’s Thomas P. Dalton IDEA Center. The IDEA Center, which stands for Innovate Design Engineer Accelerate, held its grand opening, complete with a ribbon cutting ceremony, Thursday evening at the facility on Fayette Street in Uptown Martinsville.