June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Business

Forestry remains key player in capital investment and job creation in Alabama

Nearly $1.2 billion in new capital investments in 2016

The forest products industry is one of the strongest industries in Alabama in terms of annual capital investment and employment, according to a report released recently by Governor Kay Ivey and the state Department of Commerce.  More...

GAS WELL

Oil wasn’t discovered in Gosport but a recent drilling operation there reportedly discovered a good quality natural gas. The well is just off County Road 30 north of Highway 84 on property owned by Joy Chapman Welch.   More...