The Coshocton County Beacon September 10, 2020 - Page 22

22 • The Beacon September 10, 2020 Colgate-Palmolive Company plans to invest $1.2 million in Cambridge facility The Colgate-Palmolive Company announced plans to invest $1.2 million in machinery and equipment as part of a phase-one investment in the production of liquid hand soap at its Cambridge facility. Additionally, the Township of Cambridge has received a grant of $342,600 for upgrades to Desmond Drive and Guernsey Industrial Boulevard. The investment comes as a result of increased 0025_082119 demand for liquid hand soap during the COVID- 19 pandemic. The World Health Organization has reported that regularly cleaning hands is one of the most important steps an individual can make toward slowing the spread of the virus. Sales of liquid hand soap and sanitizers have surged across the U.S. and several international markets. Colgate-Palmolive is one of the premier employers in Guernsey Need to Advertise? I can help! Contact Mark Fortune, Mark Business FortuneGrowth Strategist or call 220-201-9679 County with more than 300 full-time equivalent jobs paying aboveaverage wages and offering outstanding benefits. The Cambridge facility manufactures cleaners, dish detergents, fabric conditioners and liquid hand soap. “The Colgate-Palmolive Cambridge team is very excited for the investment in our site and our team,” plant manager Rick Davis said. “Our site has a long tradition of high performance and has had a strong community partnership since the plant was built in 1988. We look forward to this continued partnership.” “We and our partners at JobsOhio appreciate Colgate-Palmolive’s STRATEGY PAYS OFF Our Team of Investment Adviser Representatives include: Dan Croy • Investment Portfolio Management • Retirement Distribution Strategies • Wealth Management • Tax Management Portfolio Please contact our office to schedule your investment solution strategy meeting. ,LLC Securities and Investment Advisory Services offered through Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Broker-Dealer and a Registered Investment Advisor. Cetera is under separate ownership from any other name entity. Jason R Bradford, CPA • Investment Strategies • Rollovers - 401K, IRA, 403B, etc. • Variable Annuities • Fixed Annuities 636 CHESTNUT ST | COSHOCTON, OH 43812 740-622-3347 • BF-00491220 confidence in Southeast Ohio and the talented workforce in Guernsey County,” said Mike Jacoby, Ohio Southeast president. “The Ohio Development Services Agency’s tax credit will play an essential role in bringing Colgate-Palmolive’s Cambridge facility the latest production equipment as well as 25 new jobs.” “Colgate-Palmolive is one of Guernsey County’s premier employers, universally regarded as a great place to work and a major contributor to quality-of-life activities within the county,” said Norm Blanchard, executive director of the Cambridge-Guernsey Community Improvement Corporation.” Blanchard explained how this will improved Guernsey County. “Improvements to Guernsey Industrial Boulevard will be the initial visible evidence of this major Colgate investment. Designed by the County Engineer’s Office with input from Jackson Township, two separate Ohio Department of Transportation grants will provide a significant upgrade to this primary access to the Colgate campus. The Guernsey County Community Improvement Corporation is committed to doing all that is necessary to facilitate any and all of Colgate’s investment in Guernsey County.” What’s black and white and read all over? The Coshocton County Beacon! Travel with your Beacon and send us a photo! Email to Please include your name and where the photo was taken. BULLETIN BOARD Editor’s Notice: Bulletin Board is provided as a free service of The Coshocton County Beacon and is limited to benefits, charitable organizations, athletic events, education and school events, special church and faith-based events and more. For-profit events and/or notices of any kind will not be published. Bulletin Board notices will be published as space permits in date of event priority order. Send your special event listing to The Beacon reserves the right to edit all listings. BENEFITS • Ninth annual Troy “T-Bone” Berry benefit Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Coshocton Moose. Event starts with an auction at 2 p.m. Bands will play. Tickets for Donnie Baker available at For donations to the auction, message Jamie Shample at 740-294-0191. BLOOD DRIVES • Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, Red Cross blood drive Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 3-8 p.m. Visit www.facebook. com/chilicrossroads. CANCELLATIONS • Coshocton County Vietnam Veterans meetings canceled until further notice. • Helping Hands Food Distribution at Conesville United Methodist Church discontinued until able to open again. When able to open, there’ll be announcements and contact of those who had been regularly attending. • Chalfant Church canceled annual homecoming due to pandemic. Christmas program still scheduled Sunday, Dec. 13. CHURCH EVENTS • Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, streaming weekly Friday night RU Recovery meeting via Facebook Live. All Sunday services, Wednesday Awana and RU meetings streamed live via Facebook instead of meeting in person. Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., Fridays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 10:30 a.m. at www.facebook. com/chilicrossroads. Devotionals on Facebook Live weekdays at 10 a.m. Call 740-908-4311. • Chili Crossroads Bible Church, 29445 County Road 10, Fresno, making pizza every Wednesday from 3-8 p.m. Text or call to order at 740-908-4311. See menu at pizza. Delivery available within 5 miles. • First Baptist Church West