November 10, 2003
Edward Jones J. Greg Garner of the financial-services firm Edward Jones will host the grand opening of his new office at 1309 Pennsylvania Ave. from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 14. Jeff Kelly of Federated will greet visitors and discuss trends in today's securities industry. Other activities will include a ribbon cutting and lunch. The phone number at Garner's new location will remain 301-733-9465. St. Lawrence Cement St. Lawrence Cement is the first Portland cement plant in the United States to meet the standards required to earn ISO 14001 certification, according to a recent announcement by plant manager Gary Batey.
August 12, 2002
McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - JLG Industries recently announced the appointment of a new company officer and the promotions of two other officers. -- Israel Celli was appointed as a company officer with the title of vice president of international sales, marketing and customer support. Celli will continue to be responsible for all international sales, sales support, marketing and service operations in Europe, Asia/Pacific, Latin America and developing markets. Celli joined JLG in 2000 as general manager of the Latin America sector and was subsequently named vice president of international sales in 2001.
March 19, 2009
Church requests closure of Broad Street for block party WAYNESBORO, Pa. - St. Mary's Episcopal Church requested that South Broad Street be closed from East Second Street to Pen Mar Street on June 20 for a block party. The Waynesboro Borough Council on Wednesday granted the closure from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. "Traffic on East Second will not be interrupted," Borough Manager Lloyd Hamberger said. Superintendent to serve as commencement speaker MONT ALTO, Pa. - Greencastle-Antrim School District Superintendent C. Gregory Hoover will serve as the commencement speaker this spring at Penn State Mont Alto, college officials announced in a news release.
August 5, 2009
McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. -- The latest Pentagon contract awarded to the parent company of JLG Industries Inc. in McConnellsburg will bring more work to the Fulton County (Pa.) plant but not more jobs, a spokesman said Wednesday. Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Corp. received a $1.06 billion contract from the Pentagon to build 1,700 additional Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicles or MRAP-ATVs for the war in Afghanistan. JLG spokesman Jeff Ford said this contract is an extension of the order placed by the Pentagon in late June, which allowed JLG to recall as many as 650 employees to plants across the United States.
June 19, 1998
Bowser-Smith Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Bowser of Hagerstown announce the engagement of their daughter, Virginia Annette Bowser, to David Richard Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Smith of Warfordsburg, Pa. Ms. Bowser is a 1992 graduate of South Hagerstown High School and a 1996 graduate of Shippensburg University in Shippensburg, Pa. She is a statistical analyst at JLG Industries Inc. Mr. Smith is a 1991 graduate of Southern Fulton High...
November 14, 1996
11/14/96 By LAURA ERNDE Staff Writer McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - A business boom at JLG Industries has thrust rural Fulton County, Pa., into the spotlight for creation of manufacturing jobs in Pennsylvania. Between 1990 and 1995, Fulton County's manufacturing employment base grew by 46 percent, according to a recent study by Bell Atlantic and Penn State. That was a larger increase than any other county in the state. "We knew, certainly, that manufacturing jobs were increasing, but we didn't realize it would make the county No. 1 in the Commonwealth," said Margaret Taylor, executive director of the Fulton County Economic Development Corp.