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June, 06 2022

ODNR accepting grant proposals to transform abandoned mine lands

Athens Messenger, June 4, 2022 COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is offering up to $17 million in grants for projects that will encourage economic and community development across Ohio. The Division of Mineral Resources Management (DMRM) is accepting applications for projects that will eliminate hazards left behind by mining activity and/or […]

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May, 19 2022

Fiber Optic Technician Training Coming Soon!

Are you interested in fiber optic technician training? We have just the opportunity for you! Tri-County Career Center has two class sessions coming up in July and September. There is a fee of $700, which includes a safety kit and tools. Click the link for more details! Fiber Optic July.Sept Favorite

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Tri-County Career Center Special Interests Survey

Are you an adult interested in taking classes with the Tri-County Career Center? Fill out this survey! Tri-County wants to hear from YOU about your interests to tailor courses to what the people are most in tune with. Click the link to let them know your thoughts! Favorite

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May, 11 2022

Save the Date – Troops to Energy Jobs Career Fair!

Registration is now open for the May 24 Troops to Energy Jobs Career Fair! The career fair will connect veterans and transitioning servicemen and women with energy employers from coast to coast. Follow the link to register! Registration- Veterans Careers Event_W_QR Code-2 9 Favorite

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Registration Now Open for Southeastern Ohio Community Entrepreneurship Program

Registration is now open for the 2022 Southeastern Ohio Community Entrepreneurship Bootcamp! The program starts June 18 and runs for six Saturdays. Send any questions to Paul Benedict:   SEOCEP Flyer 2022 (3)1 Favorite

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May, 04 2022

Registration Now Open for Appalachian Ohio Manufacturer’s Coalition Quarterly Gathering and Dinner

Registration is now open for the Appalachian Ohio Manufacturer’s Coalition quarterly gathering and dinner! The event will take place at 4:30 PM May 10, and the cost is $35 per person. Register at this link! Favorite

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April, 26 2022

Brownfield Remediation Grant Funding Announcement!

The Athens County Economic Development Council is so excited to have received funding during the first round of Brownfield Remediation Grant Funding! We are so excited to see these projects start to unfold! Favorite

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Register Now! Exporting Basics: A Europe Guide (and Eurovision)

Registration is now open for the Small Business Development Center Exporting Basics training! The training will take place on May 5 from 12 PM to 1 PM. Topics covered include General Data Protection Regulations, Value Added Tax, and CE Mark. Follow the link to register!     Favorite

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April, 06 2022

Construction contractor Kokosing to acquire Ohio’s Third Sun Solar

April 4, 2022 By Kelly Pickerel, Solar Power World Heavy construction contractor Kokosing has agreed to acquire Ohio-based distributed generation solar installer Third Sun Solar. The business will operate as Third Sun Kokosing Solar. “We started our solar business with the mission to accelerate the shift to clean energy,” recalled Geoff Greenfield, co-founder of Third Sun Solar. […]

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March, 30 2022

18th Annual Ohio Means Jobs Hiring Fair

The 2022 Ohio Means Jobs hiring event is almost here! This event is held at the Athens Community Center and is free and open to the public. Public transportation is provided courtesy of the Athens County Department of Job & Family Services. Click the links to the flyers to learn more! OMJ 2022 Free Fare […]

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