Genova Products brining 125 jobs to
Gov. Steve Beshear joined company officials and local leaders to
announce Genova Products Inc., is establishing operations in
Paducah. The company manufactures PVC pipe and fittings, and is
expected to create 125 new jobs and invest $4.9 million into the
Genova makes plumbing and building materials, mostly from vinyl.
The company is leasing a 100,000-square-foot factory that once
housed Infiniti Plastic Technologies.
(Genova Products, Inc.; Updated: 11:30 am,
Murray State gets millions in research
In 2012, the
commonwealth of Kentucky received $28.1 million in federal
funding for research projects with the state providing only
$1.45 million in matching funds, a 19-for-1 leverage of state
money. Murray State University received $4.6 million dollars
with 69 awards. The grants come under the Kentucky Experimental
Program to Stimulate Competitive Research program. The program
is designed to fulfill the NSF's mandate to promote scientific
progress nationwide. (Updated: 11:27 am, Tuesday)
Downtown Murray counts up the losses
around the Murray court square is trying to bounce back from a
chain of events that happened in a six-month span. Murray's Main
Street has determined that eight of 26 businesses affected by
cave-in's, collapses and fire were forced to move because they
lost their locations. Nine had to move temporarily because of
safety concerns and four left all together. The interruptions
has cost about $300,000 a day, and interrupted nearly 200 jobs.
(Updated: 11:24 am, Tuesday)
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2013 Annual EEO Report
2013 Annual EEO
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