Governor Northam Announces Drake Extrusion to Expand Henry County Operation

  Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · June 22, 2020  Office of the Governor Contact: Alena Yarmosky Email: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Economic Development Partnership Contact: Suzanne Clark Email: sclark@vedp.org Drake Extrusion, Inc. Contact: John…

Governor Northam Announces Major Hemp Processing Facility Locating in Halifax...

  Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · June 18, 2020 Office of the Governor Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Michael.Wallace@vdacs.virginia.gov Blue Ribbon Extraction info@blueribbonextraction.com Governor Northam Announces Major Hemp Processing…

Braven Environmental to Create 52 New Jobs in Cumberland County

Company to invest $31.7 million to establish first-of-its-kind waste plastics facility and manufacturing operation   Richmond—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Braven Environmental, a leader in deriving fuel from landfill-bound plastic, will invest $31.7 million to establish a manufacturing operation…

Governor Northam Announces Nation’s Largest Medicinal Tea Producer to Locate...

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE · January 21, 2020 Office of the Governor Contact: Alena Yarmosky Email: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Economic Development Partnership Contact: Suzanne Clark Email: sclark@vedp.org Traditional Medicinals, Inc. Contact: Vicki Isip Email:…

Mecklenburg County breaks ground on new, modern high school

On Friday, December 20, 2019, community leaders and citizens gathered at the administration office of the Mecklenburg County Public Schools. Joined by the County’s School Board, Board of Supervisors, and County Administrator Wayne Carter, the Superintendent of Schools Paul Nichols…

Governor Northam Announces Indoor Vertical Farm to Bring 92 New Jobs to...

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 11, 2019 Office of the Governor Contact: Alena Yarmosky Email: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Economic Development Partnership Contact: Suzanne Clark Email: sclark@vedp.org Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer…

Amazon Web Services, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, and Danville Community...

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Ralph S. Northam FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: December 10, 2019 Office of the Governor Contact: Alena Yarmosky Email: Alena.Yarmosky@governor.virginia.gov Virginia Economic Development Partnership Contact: Suzanne Clark Email: sclark@vedp.org Amazon Web Services, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave,…

What if Danville invests in casino development?

Gaming has been banned in Virginia for a long time, except for the lottery, charitable gaming, and wagering on horse races. This could change as soon as 2020 if full-service casinos are allowed in selected areas of the state. The…