Bedford County Economic Development

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Recent News

Liberty University receives GO Virginia Grant for new lab

December 13, 2018

Governor, Ralph Northam announces, Liberty University has been awarded a grant of nearly $275,000 to develop the Additive Manufacturing Partnership Lab (AMPL) in Forest.

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KMR Aviation to break ground on expansion

November 5, 2018

Ground breaking event for stakeholders and media to take place Nov. 8 at 10 a.m.

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Bedford ONE Kicks Off Tours for the 2018/19 School Year

November 5, 2018

Bedford ONE started the 2018-19 school year with tours in Forest and Bedford.

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Contractor named for Shell Building project in New London Business & Technology Center

November 5, 2018

Price Buildings, Inc. of Rocky Mount, VA has been awarded the contract to construct the 40,000 square foot shell building in the New London Business & Technology Center.

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New Shell Building to be Constructed in New London Business & Technology Center

October 1, 2018

40,000 square foot shell building on Lot 7 will be complete in 2019

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Bedford County selects Blue Ridge Towers for broadband buildout

September 26, 2018

The Bedford County Broadband Authority authorized the acceptance of a broadband public-private partnership with Blue Ridge Towers.

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The Bedford County Fair Returns with Nostalgic Classics and Exciting Additions

September 19, 2018

The Bedford County Fair brings four days of family fun to Huddleston, VA Sept. 27 – 30

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Bedford County Company Selected to Participate in Virginia’s VALET Program

August 24, 2018

Two-year export program provides resources to support international business expansion.

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First Bedford County resident named to top post of Virginia FFA

August 23, 2018

The Virginia Future Farmers Association (FFA) recently selected Ethan Jackson, a Staunton River High School 2018 graduate, as its new State President.

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Bison Printing to expand in Bedford

August 14, 2018

Investment includes more than $650,000 and 10 full-time jobs

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