Franklin County Welcomes Leading Wellness Tea Company

traditional medicinalsROCKY MOUNT, Va. (January 21, 2020) – Franklin County officials and Governor Ralph Northam today announced the largest investment to date in the Summit View Business Park. Traditional Medicinals, the leading seller of organic herbal wellness tea in the U.S., will invest $29.7 million to build an East Coast manufacturing and processing operation. The company will build a 125,000 s.f. facility on 30 acres and create 56 new jobs.

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Go Cross Cyclocross Race Makes an Impact

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Three years ago, the Roanoke Regional Partnership and its Roanoke Outside were approached with an idea by local cyclists. Take a small local cyclocross race. Attract riders from all over. Grow it just as we did the Blue Ridge Marathon. And build the region’s reputation as a destination for all kinds of cyclists.

Mission accomplished.

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