Economic Gateway http://www.appanoosecounty.org Appanoose Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:13:50 -0700 en-us 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 Thu, 17 Aug 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... Access to the latest internet technology http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=12718 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Though it’s only been around for about 25 years, the internet has transformed the way people connect with one another and find information. Many people with smartphones are online from the momen... Life is better by the lake http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=12717 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When one pictures Iowa, pristine lakes don’t generally come to mind. That’s part of what makes Sundown Lake such a gem. Located only 7 miles from Moravia and 1.5 hours southeast of Des Moi... Protecting those who protect the public http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=12716 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Every day, police officers work to protect and serve the public. Sometimes their lives are put at risk while in the line of duty. Blake Waldrop, a former marine and police officer, started RMA Arma... Building Recreational Opportunities http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=11345 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Research has demonstrated the many benefits of parks for health and wellness. People who regularly visit parks are leaner and tend visit the doctor less. At a time when childhood obesity has reached a... Iowa Economic Development Authority‚Äôs favorite headlines and most popular articles from 2016 http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=10204 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Each of the articles below show examples of how the public and private sectors are working together to position Iowa’s economy for continued growth. These are Iowa Economic Development Authority... Centerville Business Gives New Life to Old Walmart http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=10207 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Iowa Small Business Development Center has recognized a business here as the 2017 Neal Smith Entrepreneur of the Year Award winner. Steve and Leona Fogle have run the Fogle True Value Hardware ... His buddy died wearing body armor, so this Iowa man set out to make world's strongest http://www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media/?item=10206 www.appanoosecounty.org/aedc/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 At Blake Waldrop's south Iowa factory, quality control involves ear protection, safety glasses and a high-powered rifle. For every 100 products made by his company, RMA Armament, Waldrop sets a...