JECDB in gear again

Friday, July 4, 2008

Having hired an executive director, a county-wide panel dedicated to economic and community development here seems to have put its transmission in gear and directors want their driver to release the clutch.

That's the approach taken by Lewisburg's Industrial Development Director Terry Wallace who, in effect, said that if the Joint Economic and Community Development Board of Directors was a vehicle for change, then Mike Wiles should be a driving force.

Wiles has now completed his first work week as executive director of JECDB. This week was preceded by an executive committee meeting of the board at the Lewisburg Campus of Columbia State Community College where various issues were confronted....Pick up a copy of today's edition, Friday, July 4, 2008 for entire story.