State and local politicians and representatives of a number of area organizations gathered on Friday to announce that the site of the planned Jefferson County Business Park will officially be designated as a Keystone Opportunity Expansion Zone (KOEZ), placing a flat 10-year tax abatement on the property.
Pictured (from left) are State Rep. and Speaker of the House Sam Smith; Brad Lashinsky, county director of economic development; C. Alan Walker,
The Big Run VFW No. 9044 is holding a bloodmobile from noon to 6 p.m. Monday at the Big Run Volunteer Fire Hall, sponsored by Marion Center Bankâ€™s Big Run branch.
The blood drive is dedicated to the memory of Sara D. Fox, past president of the Ladies Auxiliary.
The blood drive is also in honor of Chuck Fox, who is an honorary Post No. 9044 member.
Pictured (front, from left) are Josie McElwain, VFW auxiliary president; Ruth Soliday,secretary/treasurer; Ann Lott, trustee; (back) Joe McDonald, branch manager, Marion Center Bank; and Bob Lott, VFW