Article by W. Clay Crook-
The Tennessee Economic and Community Development (TNECD) Rural Listening Tour for Henderson County was held at the Princess Theatre on Tuesday afternoon, September 7, 2021. Henderson County was one of twelve sites across the state to be selected for the tour. Lauderdale and Obion Counties were the other two sites in West Tennessee that were selected for the tour.
The master of ceremonies for the event was TNECD Assistant Commissioner Brooxie Carlton. Several other state departments were included in the partnership team.
The session lasted for about two hours with the opportunity for local officials, business people, and citizens to give their feedback on area concerns and needs. According to the Fiscal Year 2021 rankings, Henderson County is one of the 30 at-risk areas of the state. There were…
For the complete article, see the September 15th edition of The Lexington Progress.