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Harvest Youth Board grants Smith River Sports Complex $2,500

August 22, 2016

Harvest Youth Board grants Smith River Sports Complex $2,500

The Smith River Sports Complex (SRSC) plans to broaden the age appeal of the children’s playground by enhancing it with a $2,500 grant from the Harvest Youth Board.The current children’s playground at the SRSC is designed for a target age range of 4-to-7 years, according to the project application. This expansion will extend the range from 2-to-12 years.


Airport Receives MACF Grant

August 11, 2016

Airport Receives MACF Grant

Martinsville Area Community Foundation (MACF) has awarded a grant of $25,000 from an anonymous donor-advised fund to the Blue Ridge Regional Airport for facility upgrades and beautification.

 
 

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