News Articles

Deep Roots Music to be Presented at Historic Spencer-Penn Centre

EDC Press Release. The EDC Tourism Division in collaboration with The Spencer-Penn Centre is bringing an outstanding bluegrass and old time music program to the region on August 28, 2009.

EDC Launches Redesigned Tourism Website

EDC Press Release. The website contains information pertinent to those interested in visiting Martinsville-Henry County.

Visitors praise sports complex

The Harvest Foundation threw a party Sunday, treating more than 3,000 visitors to a celebration of the grand opening of the Smith River Sports Complex.

Program to help entrepreneurs succeed

EDC Press Release. FastTrac®, a series of workshops and programs aimed to help entrepreneurs hone the skills they need to create, manage and grow successful businesses.

120 jobs being created

By AMANDA BUCK - Bulletin Staff Writer. A local meat snacks plant will double production and add 120 jobs as it becomes part of a Tennessee company called Monogram Food Solutions.

State, local incentives may reach $963,000

By BULLETIN STAFF. Ches Jackson, president of Monogram’s meat snacks division, praised Heath and other EDC officials, saying the group was “a first-class organization from day one.

Monogram Food Solutions Purchase of Martinsville's American Foods Group

MEMPHIS, TN. (August 13, 2009) – All employees of the Martinsville facility will be retained and they plan to hire up to an additional 120 employees.

Robinson Resigns from Tourism Position

EDC Press Release – The Martinsville Henry County Economic Development Corporation has announced the resignation of Deborah Robinson, Director of Tourism.