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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission's Small Business Support Program 2019

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The Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (TRRC) is looking for small business entrepreneurs in Southern and Southwest Virginia who are ready to grow their business to its potential. The TRRC is focused on growing manufacturing and other small...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Bald Eagle Released in Campbell County

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The Wildlife Center of Virginia partnered with Campbell County to release a bald eagle in Long Island Park in Gladys, VA on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. The bald eagle, who was banded in 2012, was found on June 12th by a conservation officer at the landfill in...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

Regional Manufacturing Roundtable

Regional Manufacturing Roundtable

The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance is hosting a Regional Manufacturing Roundtable on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 7:30 to 9 AM. Open dialogue about issues impacting industry will be discussed, as well as a special session on Tariffs & Trade, pr...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

52 in 52: Campbell County Economic Development Launches NEW Business Visitation Program

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RUSTBURG, VA - Recently, the Campbell County Department of Economic Development launched a new program which aims to build one-on-one relationships, address concerns, and provide resources to local businesses. 

Dubbed, 52 in 52, the Business Visit...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Central Virginia Pasture, Crops & Livestock Phase II Grant Awarded

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Central Virginia Pasture, Crops & Livestock Phase II Grant Awarded from the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission

Producers in sixteen Southside Virginia Counties will be eligible for matching grants this year under a program funded by the ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

2019 Central VA Welding Wars

Central VA Welding Wars 2019

Join with local companies to watch area high school students, college students and professional welders test their skills and abilities at welding for the 2019 Central VA Welding Wars on April 26, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Central Virginia Community...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Worlds of Opportunity Career Expo 2019

Worlds of Opportunity 2019 Career Expo

Exhibit at the 2019 Worlds of Opportunity Career Expo at Liberty's University Indoor Track on April 9-10th from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Four zones of industries will be showcased from manufacturing, transportation, construction, automotive/logistics, heathcar...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Campbell County Economic Development's Industrial Development Authority Receives AEP EDGE Grant

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APPALACHIAN POWER AWARDS $330,000 IN GRANT FUNDS TO SUPPORT LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS

ROANOKE, Va., November 14, 2018 – More than 20 government and nonprofit organizations recently received grant funding from Appalachian Power in support of progra...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Rage Plastics To Expand And Create 20 New Jobs

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RUSTBURG, VA: The Campbell County Board of Supervisors and the Altavista Town Council proudly announce the expansion of Rage Plastics Altavista location. Rage will invest slightly over $2.05 million to expand its manufacturing operations in the Town of Al...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

10th Annual Campbell County Heritage Festival

2018 Heritage Festival

The 10th Annual Campbell County Heritage Festival will take place on Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Community Park Pavilion by William Campbell High School, 294 William Campbell Drive, Gladys, VA 24554. Vendors, food trucks, kids' a...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Campbell County Board of Supervisors to hold Strategic Development and Planning Forum

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Campbell County's Board of Supervisors will be holding a Strategic Development and Planning Forum on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 6:00 PM in Hyland Heights Baptist Church's North Lobby, located at 11452 Wards Road in Rustburg. Residents are enc...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Lynchburg Region's newly named Artisan Trail: City Streets & Country Roads Artisan Trail

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The Artisans Center of Virginia and the City of Lynchburg, along with the Counties of Amherst, Appomattox and Campbell celebrate the naming of the newest Artisan Trail in the Virginia Artisan Trail Network System; City Streets & Country Roads Artisan ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy 2017

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Campbell County's Economic Development Department has completed the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Update for 2017. The CEDS document is a well-defined strategic planning effort recognized by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic D...

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Posted on: July 5, 2016

ANNOUNCING A NEW CAMPBELL COUNTY BUSINESS - THE STANDARD

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The Standard Will Open New Regional office in Altavista, Virginia

Opening in September, the Office will likely employ 200+ new employees by 2019

Richmond, VA, – It is with pleasure that we announce today that Standard Insurance Company (“The Standar...Read on...

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