Tuesday 29, July - 2014

Knox County – Work, Live and Play

Knox County is a great place to Work, Live and Play! Residents enjoy a scenic living space with green and flower laden rolling hills in spring, beautiful corn fields in summer, forests of red, yellow and green in fall and a slow moving river that flows through the backbone of the county that adorns white sparkling banks in winter. There are hundreds of square miles of trails and green space to enjoy, including a 14 mile paved walking and biking path. Each village and city center features a vibrant retail and entertainment district that is sure to keep you busy on a Friday night. Manufacturing and technology based businesses are a life source to the counties steadily growing economy. Manufacturers in Knox County ship to locations on every corner of the earth and continue to make advancements in energy and new technology to influence improvements worldwide. Excellence in healthcare is a top priority in Knox County. Local healthcare businesses take pride in providing top notch facilities with the latest treatments and caring physicians. Knox County also has a strong interest in investing in its future, boasting three universities, a career/technical center, and five local school districts. They educate with forward thinking ideas that are sure to encourage the next generation of leaders and innovators. We invite you to check out the rest of our site for more resources on our wonderful community. We think you will enjoy Knox County as much as we do!

Featured Events

Business After Hours
Where: Star Home Health Services
Address: 1451 Gambier Road
Time: 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Date: Tuesday, July 15
Cost: Free!-All are welcome to attend. Open to Chamber members, public, friends, and associates. Bring business cards for speed networking. 

Knox County Safety Council – Heat Related Injuries
Where: The Glenn A. Gallagher Centre
Address: 1451 Gambier Road
Time: 7:30am
Date: Wednesday, July 16
$12 includes breakfast buffet.  All are welcome to attend.  Safety Council members can earn up to a 4% rebate on Workers’ Compensation premiums.

New Educators’ Breakfast
Where: MVNU Hyson Campus Center
Address: 800 Martinsburg Road
Time: 7:30am
Date: Thursday, August 14th
Cost: Free for new educators in Knox County.  $15 for Chamber members and veteran educators.  The breakfast offers businesses the opportunity to meet educators in our county and show support for their important role of teaching the next generation of leaders.

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