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Huge poultry farm should begin construction in March

Jim Hook, jhook@publicopinionnews.com Published 1:26 p.m. ET Dec. 8, 2017 Updated 4:06 p.m. ET Dec. 8, 2017 MERCERSBURG – Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch is shipping eggs from a warehouse in the Cumberland Valley Business Park until its planned egg farm is fully … Continue reading

Antrim warehouse development on fast track

  Joyce Nowell Nov 16, 2017 Updated 10 hrs ago Pa. — The site might look like the beginnings of a runway right now, but an unnamed e-commerce user is expected to start moving into a huge NorthPoint Development warehouse off U.S. … Continue reading

Franklin County businesses honored at appreciation dinner

  by: Jennifer Fitch, Herald Mail SHADY GROVE, Pa. — The Franklin County (Pa.) Area Development Corp. recognized Johnnies Inc., Ulta Beauty’s distribution center and James S. Junkin with awards Thursday night. The development corporation hosted its 31st annual industry-appreciation dinner … Continue reading

Chambersburg welcomes new welding training center

By John Irwin Posted Aug 24, 2017 at 4:15 PM Franklin County is now home to the world’s first global welding and training center and certification school, sending trained professionals all over the globe. The Franklin County Area Development Corporation and Phenomenal Industries Inc. hosted … Continue reading

Local Manufacturers see Rebound

Chambersburg Public OpinionPublished 5:45 p.m. ET Aug. 14, 2017   CHAMBERSBURG — The local factories that make road rollers, lifts and cranes are seeing brighter prospects. Their recent financial reports offer hope for more local manufacturing jobs in the near … Continue reading