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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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