Economic Gateway http://www.appanoosecounty.org Appanoose Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:44:27 -0700 en-us Strengthening a town’s core http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=14037 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Sat, 21 Oct 2400 15:07:53 -0800 A community is only as strong as its core. The most vibrant small towns have a main street, downtown or central gathering place with an array of successful businesses. Centerville has the largest t... Giving back to the community http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=14036 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There are few philanthropic organizations with as much impact on the area as the Appanoose County Community Fund. Each year, the foundation awards thousands of dollars in grants to nonprofits in Appan... An incentive for reducing energy consumption http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13444 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Energy is required to perform a countless number of daily tasks, from making a cup of coffee to checking email. Reducing energy consumption is an important goal since the planet has a finite amount of... Gem of the heartland http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13443 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Too often, Iowa gets overlooked as a flyover state. But those who’ve made it their home know it’s the gem of America’s heartland. Iowa placed sixth in the nation in the U.S. News ... Centerville site recognized as an Iowa Certified Site http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13824 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Sat, 21 Oct 8800 15:05:45 -0800 September 14, 2017 – (DES MOINES) The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced that Centerville Industrial Park is the latest industrial site to achieve certification throu... Honey Creek Resort has it all http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13442 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Few vacation destinations have the breadth of activities and top-notch amenities available at Honey Creek Resort on scenic Rathbun Lake in south-central Iowa. Honey Creek features fun for the whole... A great place for veterans http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13441 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Sat, 21 Oct 8400 15:04:50 -0800 Appanoose County and Centerville have demonstrated a serious commitment to hiring and supporting veterans. That’s part of why we’ve been designated as a Home Base Iowa community. HBI co... Recreational opportunities abound in Appanoose http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13397 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Countless studies have found that access to green space and recreation improves quality of life. There are demonstrated benefits to not only physical but mental health as well. Appanoose County, Io... The relevance of radio http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13034 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Commercial radio has been around for nearly a century. Yet, it remains relevant in this digital age. Each week about 92 percent of consumers aged 12 or more listen to the radio. Ottumwa Radio spans... A small town that is well connected http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13033 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 At a time when many of our interactions occur via electronic devices, living in a place where people still connect with and know their neighbors has become the exception rather than the norm. Small... A strong manufacturer http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=13032 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Manufacturing is a dynamic and integral piece of our nation’s economy. Manufacturers contributed $2.18 trillion to the economy in 2016. Since 1972, Jef-Scot Metal Industries in Centerville ha... Jobs for veterans http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=12726 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Sat, 21 Oct 4400 15:01:48 -0800 Each year 200,000 veterans of military service make the transition back to civilian life. Leaders in Iowa recognized an opportunity to honor veterans and bridge the state’s skills gap by develop... Find the home of your dreams http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=12719 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions a person can make. A good realtor can help guide you through this complicated and often stressful process. Lori Bogle of Bogle Realty calls Centerv...