Cleveland County http://wfae.org en Cleveland County Approves Incentives For Unknown Company http://wfae.org/post/cleveland-county-approves-incentives-unknown-company <p>Cleveland County commissioners took a bit of an unusual vote Tuesday night at a public hearing. The commission approved tax incentives to lure a new business to Shelby—that part’s pretty standard. The strange part is that they don’t know what the business does.</p><p>Commissioners and documents just refer to the company as Project Gnome. Even commission chairman Ronald Hawkins doesn’t know the identity.</p><p>“I prefer not to know the details about the project, other than that there will be jobs [and] they will be good jobs,” Hawkins says.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:08:07 +0000 Ben Bradford 29726 at http://wfae.org Cleveland County Approves Incentives For Unknown Company Cleveland County To Launch Inmate-Work Program http://wfae.org/post/cleveland-county-launch-inmate-work-program <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office is launching a new program this summer that will allow inmates in Cleveland County to volunteer with local nonprofits. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 13 May 2013 20:37:27 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 27197 at http://wfae.org Cleveland County To Launch Inmate-Work Program