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Fort Campbell Strong Defense Alliance Opens New Office

News Release for January 8, 2019 The Fort Campbell Strong Defense Alliance kicked off the new year with a ribbon cutting ceremony in the newly opened office in Oak Grove, Kentucky. Campbell Strong was established last year as a collaborative effort that began in 2015 to define a path for economic diversification and growth in Read More

Legislation signed, benefitting military dependents in medical field

BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed two bills into law June 1, allowing for out-of-state nursing and physical therapy medical licenses to be transferable into the state. The legislative move is especially beneficial to nurses and physical therapists who are military dependents, as it permits them to secure employment rapidly after moving Read More

Executive Director Hired to Lead Bi-State Fort Campbell Defense Alliance Effort

The Fort Campbell Strong Regional Defense Alliance Board of Directors announces the selection of retired Command Sergeant Major Rory Malloy as the organization’s first Executive Director. Malloy is a former Sergeant Major policy advisor to the Assistant Secretary of the Army at the Pentagon and currently serves as an Executive Coach for the True Growth Read More

Director named for Fort Campbell Defense Alliance

The Fort Campbell Strong Regional Defense Alliance Board of Directors has announced the selection of its first executive director. Retired Command Sergeant Major Rory Malloy is a former Sergeant Major policy advisor to the Assistant Secretary of the Army at the Pentagon and currently serves as an Executive Coach for the True Growth Leadership Course Read More

Fort Campbell initiative gets funding

In the aftermath of a funding announcement for an initiative targeting Fort Campbell, Jason Vincent, executive director of the Pennyrile Area Development District, said he predicts positive results from the Fort Campbell Strong economic growth plan. Officials recently received word that the U.S. Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment has awarded a $1.7 million community adjustment assistance grant Read More

Pennyrile Area Development District Receives Funding from the U.S. Department of Defense

Pennyrile Area Development District – The Pennyrile Area Development District has been awarded a $1,699,067 grant ($2.2 M total project) from the Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA), the Department of Defense’s field organization responsible for supporting state and local governments to respond to major defense program changes.  The community adjustment assistance grant has been given in Read More