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Russell County Veteran’s Memorial Park

The Town of Lebanon has partnered with American Legion Post # 208 and the local VFW to complete the Russell County Veterans Memorial Park. Over 400 Veteran memorial plaques have been placed on the military branch walls. Flag poles with flags for every branch of service have been installed along with lighting. The Town cannon…
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New Industry Up and Running

Steel Fab is up and operating in Lebanon. Local officials toured the plant during the harsh winter months. It was refreshing to see new life brought to the area. The plant is about 60% of full operation but work continues each day to move equipment, organize the plant and train employees in the new site.
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S.W. Virginia tech center could spur economy

Officials including Virginia's governor plan to ceremonially break ground today on a $22.8 million high-tech facility in Russell County that will help overhaul the state's technology systems. Northrop Grumman anticipates the 101,000-square-foot building will be complete by late fall 2007 and will employ about 400 of the global defense and IT contractor's workers. Southwest Virginia…
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Cumberland Plateau Fiber Optic Backbone Lighting Event – Lebanon, Virginia

I am pleased to return to the Town of Lebanon this morning to participate in a truly worthy celebration. Today, we celebrate the lighting of the Cumberland Plateau fiber optic backbone, a project which will enable the provision of broadband services, including affordable high-speed Internet access, to businesses and households in Russell and Tazewell Counties.…
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