Economic development

Dollar Stores Invade Rural Towns

Maybe you’ve noticed how dollar stores are springing up everywhere? In Amanda, Ohio, (in Fairfield County) population about 750, there are two dollar stores bookending the 6-block main drag. Two. Why is this? According to [read more]

Health Care

Two More Billboards!

Thanks to your generous contributions, Buckeye State Rural has two more billboards in Ohio Congressional District 15. One of these billboards is just outside  Athens and another is just north of Circleville. These billboards—along with [read more]