NCWV Airport, business park continue to reach new heights

BRIDGEPORT — When an entity is enjoying great success, seemingly setting record after record, it’s sometimes easy to see it grow complacent. You’ve seen it in the sports world, in the business world and from individuals. For the North ...

Fairmont WV High Tech Foundation CEO details six ways to boost state’s knowledge sector (copy)

Fairmont WV High Tech Foundation CEO details six ways to boost state’s knowledge sector (copy) This aerial view shows the first phase of development at the I-79 Technology Park in Fairmont. Photo submitted by West Virginia High ...

Changing technology offers endless opportunities for growing WV economy

CHARLESTON — Nearly every aspect of business and commerce in today’s interconnected, always-online world depends upon some form of technology. Technology — with its ability to connect small business owners to global markets and make ...

Harrison, WV Economic Development Corp. votes to waive fee for Mayors’ Association

CLARKSBURG — The Harrison County Mayors’ Association will now have representation on the Harrison County Economic Development Corporation board of directors. Members of the HCEDC board of directors voted during their meeting Wednesday ...

Pratt & Whitney to invest $30 million in North Central WV facility, creating jobs for region

BRIDGEPORT — Aircraft engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney has announced it will be investing more than $30 million in its engine services facility in North Central West Virginia. Officials said that along with a strong commitment ...

Hunting impact remains huge for West Virginia’s economy

CLARKSBURG — West Virginia’s woods will see hunters by the thousands on Monday as the state’s much-anticipated firearm buck season opens. Before making their way to their favorite tree stand, hunting blind or cabin, however, hunters ...

WV Women & Tech Conference highlights potential, opportunities

CHARLESTON — Hundreds of businesswomen (and men), students and educators got a front row seat to learn how the state can boost the economy and close the gender pay gap during the West Virginia Women & Technology Conference recently ...

WVU Research Corporation awarded contract to provide support services to Katherine Johnson IV&V facility

CLARKSBURG — NASA has awarded a contract for providing maintenance and operations support to the Katherine Johnson Independent Verification & Validation facility in Fairmont to the West Virginia University Research Corporation. The ...

North Central WV Airport on track for another historic year

BRIDGEPORT — North Central West Virginia Airport is on pace to see a record number of passengers by the end of the year, according to officials. Projections show more than 45,000 passengers will have utilized the airport throughout ...

Experts: WV construction industry continues to thrive, add jobs

CLARKSBURG — West Virginia’s construction industry continues to be among the most robust in the nation, with consistent additions of jobs over the last 12 months, according to data from the Associated General Contractors of America. ...