Tag: Botetourt County


McAuliffe announces 350 new jobs in Botetourt County

ELDOR Corporation, a leader in the automotive business, will invest about $75 million to establish its first U.S. production plant in Botetourt County.

Governor McAuliffe announces 50 new jobs in Botetourt County

Arkay Packaging Corporation, one of the world’s premiere folding carton manufacturing companies, will invest $11 million to expand its operation in Botetourt County.

Bedford, Augusta, Stafford, Botetourt, Montgomery students place in statewide Buckle Up campaign

Staunton River High School in Bedford County and Drew Middle School in Stafford County are the statewide winners of the 2015 “Save Your TAIL-Gate, Buckle Up” campaign sponsored by Youth of Virginia Speak Out About Traffic Safety (YOVASO), the Virginia State Police and the Allstate Foundation.

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Tim Kaine invites Botetourt County educator as guest to State of the Union

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine announced that his guest at Tuesday’s Presidential State of the Union Address will be Lisa Barnett, Coordinator for Career and Technical Education for Botetourt County Public Schools.

McAuliffe announces 75 new jobs in Botetourt County following meeting in Tokyo

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Dynax America Corporation will invest $32.625 million to expand its automotive components manufacturing operation in Botetourt County.

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Wildlife Center of Virginia places bear with Knoxville Zoo

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and the Wildlife Center of Virginia announced today that the Knoxville Zoo has agreed to provide a permanent home for a yearling Black Bear that cannot be released back into the wild.

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Attorney General Mark Herring launches public safety tour

Attorney General Mark R. Herring has launched a two week public safety tour of Virginia in which he will hold 22 regional meetings to hear from local public safety and law enforcement leaders and local elected officials about challenges in their area and ways that he can help protect our communities.

Botetourt County joins the Fields of Gold Program

The Fields of Gold agritourism initiative spearheaded by the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission (CSPDC) is expanding to Botetourt County in 2014.