CELINA — Ferguson Enterprises is scheduled to hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its first Ohio distribution center Thursday afternoon.
The new 350,000-square-foot distribution center outside Celina will result in a $15 million investment and is anticipated to create 70 jobs.
ST. MARYS — The unemployment rate across the region edged up slightly in May.
According to data released on Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Auglaize County registered an unemployment rate of 5.1 percent, up from the 4.9 percent it registered in April. A year ago, the county had an unemployment rate of 5.4 percent. Mercer County, which has the lowest unemployment rate in the state, also saw an increase in May from 4.1 percent to 4.3 percent.