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Electronic Data Systems (EDS) has announced plans to hire 100 employees to fill computer help desk positions at its facility in Winchester. The hiring comes as welcome...

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Pendleton County

Carmeuse Lime and Stone has furloughed 34 hourly employees at its Black River facility due to a decline in product demand, according to a report in The (Maysville)...

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Lexington-based BC Wood Properties has been named one of the Top 100 retail real estate owners in the nation by Retail Traffic Magazine. The company was the only...

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Hancock County

Hancock County has received approval and funding from the Kentucky Agricultural Finance Corp. to implement a Beginning Farmer Loan Program. The program is designed to...

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Betts USA is closing its 60,000-s.f. manufacturing plant in Florence, where it produces tubes and containers for toothpaste and prescription medications. The company...

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Getting Smarter

Recession motivates students, the unemployed, veterans and new entries in the workforce to enroll in postsecondary educational programs.

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