Saturday, August 13, 2011

TREAD to expand Botetourt Co. operations
CanadianBusiness.com
(AP) — TREAD Corporation plans a $5 million expansion of its operations in Botetourt Country that's expected to create 100 jobs. Gov. Bob McDonnell announced the expansion Friday in a news release. TREAD manufactures bulk handling equipment servicing ...


Virginia business briefs for Aug. 13
Richmond Times Dispatch
TREAD Corp. plans a $5 million expansion of its operations in Botetourt Country that is expected to create 100 jobs. CEO Bill McClane says the Botetourt location positions the company to serve the global explosives-equipment market. ...


 Roanoke Valley home sales increase nearly 24 percent compared with July last ...
Roanoke Times
The group tracks sales in Roanoke, Salem and Vinton, and in Roanoke, Botetourt and Craig counties and portions of Bedford and Franklin counties. The average home price fell almost $15000, however, from $191202 in July 2010 to $176289. ...


Valley View JC Penney store raising money for local YMCA after-school program
Roanoke Times (blog)
The after-school program, Magic Place, provides activities, tutoring and a healthy snack for about 700 children in Botetourt County, Roanoke and Salem schools, said Kim Bratic, a Y spokeswoman. Money from the fundraiser will go towards providing ...


RAY BELLAMY AWARD
Franklin News Post
... Tyler Duke (James River), Chad Hill (William Byrd) or Martin Henderlite (Lord Botetourt). The winner of the award will be its 20th recipient. Also, the Hall of Fame will present the third annual Posey Oyler Scholarship to Alex Stepp of Salem. ...


New jobs coming to Botetourt County - wdbj7.com
New jobs coming to Botetourt County . ... TREAD Corp. announced Friday it's expanding operations in Botetourt County, creating 100 new jobs ...
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 News & Events - Botetourt County, Virginia
TREAD Corp., a manufacturer of bulk handling equipment for the explosives industry, will invest $5 million to expand its operations in Botetourt County, ...
botetourt.org/news_events/news_item_detail.php?press...


 Company to create Botetourt Co. jobs
Roanoke Times
Bob McDonnell announced the expansion at a news conference in Daleville on ... from the Virginia Department of Business Assistance to support recruitment, ...


 2 races decided at Botetourt County GOP mass meeting
Roanoke Times
There were two contested races decided during a packed Botetourt County Republican mass meeting Thursday night at Lord Botetourt High School. About 500 people turned out for the meeting, with 466 people registered as voters. ...
   

Local school leaders call for change in AYP measurement
News/Talk 960 WFIR
In Roanoke County, 21 of the division's 26 schools made AYP; last year, the number was 23. In Salem, Andrew Lewis Middle was the only school not to make AYP — all six did last year. In Botetourt County, 8 of 11 schools made AYP. Last year, 10 did. ...


 Former state senator to challenge Smith for 19th District seat
Franklin News Post
Smith, a former Roanoke mayor who has been living in Botetourt County in recent years, said he will move to Bent Mountain in Roanoke County, which is now in the redrawn 19th District. The 19th District is now represented by Sen. ...


 LewisGale Daleville Medical Pavilion is open for business ...
Daleville, VA, August 9, 2011 – The new LewisGale Daleville Medical Pavilion is open for business providing patients in Botetourt County with a new choice ...
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