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VOL. 129 | NO. 115 | Friday, June 13, 2014

Automotive Parts Maker to Expand in Wilson County

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LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) – State officials say the expansion of an automotive parts manufacturer in Wilson County could create more than 200 jobs.

Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty announced this week that Southtec LLC will invest $24 million to add onto its existing facility in Lebanon, as well as develop a new property creating 210 jobs.

The company produces stampings and welded assemblies for the automotive industry. It currently has 315 employees.

Haslam says the announcement supports the state's goal of becoming the No. 1 location in the Southeast for high quality jobs.

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PROPERTY SALES 75 75 18,898
MORTGAGES 100 100 24,294
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 0 2,278
BUILDING PERMITS 157 157 40,760
BANKRUPTCIES 46 46 14,168
BUSINESS LICENSES 22 22 5,842
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 82 82 21,884
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