Celebrate the 4th at Area Events

Four days of Fun Events and Fireworks

Looking for a fireworks show and other July 4th fun? Many area organizations are hosting community events July 1st-4th.

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Campbell County Public Library Announces Summer Reading Events

The Campbell County Public Library is holding reading challenges and events for all ages as part of its Summer Reading Program. All... more ››

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Brightspeed to Expand High Speed Internet Access in Campbell County

Summary: Campbell County included as one of 6 Counties plus Charlottesville in first phase rollout of fiber-optic internet data network... more ››

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BWXT to Build First Advanced Microreactor in United States

 U.S. Department of Defense Strategic Capabilities Office Selects BWXT to Manufacture and Deliver Project Pele Prototype Reactor to Idaho National Laboratory in 2024

BWX Technologies, Inc. has announced will build the first advanced nuclear microreactor in the United States under a contract awarded by... more ››

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Apply Now! Start Smart Campbell Grant Cycle Deadline Coming Soon

Applications due July 1 for this $5000 Local-Only Grant

The deadline for the next cycle of the Start... more ››


Agribusiness and Agritourism Updates

Agriculture is taking a front seat this month in Campbell County

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Signing Day Event Showcases Success of Career and Technical Education Students

On May 20th, Campbell County Schools celebrated the Class of 2022 graduates who are directly entering the workforce as a result of their... more ››

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RSVP for Campbell Connects Meeting on June 9

Campbell Connects will hold its quarterly meeting on June 9 at 6:00pm in the Elder & Tibbs Dining Room at the Drug Store Grill in... more ››

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Start Small Campbell Program Awards $5000 Grants to The Bagel and I and Prestige Kennel and Pet Services

Campbell County Economic Development has awarded two grants for $5000 each through the... more ››

Campbell County Economic Development's May Newsletter is Live!

Campbell County Economic Development's May Newsletter is now available
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Celebrate National Small Business Week May 1st-7th

May 1-7, 2022 is officially National Small Business Week and Campbell County Economic Development would like to invite you to celebrate.

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HUBZone Status Granted to Town of Altavista and Gladys/Long Island Area of Campbell County

Identified as "Governor-Designated Covered Areas"

Campbell County Economic Development is pleased to announce that two census tracts in the County, including the Town of Altavista and a... more ››

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Quality Suites to Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Arbor Day in Altavista

Campbell County Economic Development is pleased to share that Quality Suites in Altavista will be holding a community event on Friday,... more ››

SBDC to hold Special Introduction for Financial Resources Partners

Zoom event April 28th

On April 28th at 11:30am, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will be holding a zoom session oriented specifically for financial... more ››

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Campbell County Welcomes First Electric Buses from Evington-Based Sonny Merryman Bus Company

Dr. Tim Hoden, Director of Operations for Campbell County Public Schools, welcomed members of the community to a ribbon-cutting event for... more ››

Campbell County Economic Development's March Newsletter is Live!

Campbell County Economic Development's March Newsletter is now available
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Celebrate Campbell County Farmers on #NationalAgDay

March 22, 2022

March 22, 2022 is National Ag Day, a time when producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and... more ››

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TRRC Grant Awarded for Feasability Study of a Small-Scale Manufacturing Incubator in Altavista

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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance has been awarded a Project Support Fund grant by the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (... more ››

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New! Up to $5000 in Grant Money Available to Campbell County Farms for Qualified Improvements

To help fund qualified improvements which incorporate new practices and enhance their farm’s operations, Campbell County farms may apply... more ››

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Apply Now - Next Start Small Grant Submission Deadline April 1, 2022

Applications are now being accepted for the next round of the... more ››