BANKS, BUSINESS, AND COMMERCE
Lexington’s new baseball and softball training center opened in June.
Limestone Bank celebrated their Grand Opening in the Fountains at Palomar with a ribbon cutting.
Starbucks City Center hosted a grand re-opening and ribbon cutting celebration.
A ribbon cutting celebrates a re-brand.
We’re Number 5!
Kentucky recently tied for fifth place nationally on Site Selection magazine’s 2021 Prosperity Cup list, an annual ranking of the top U.S. states for business climate. Kentucky moved on up from last year’s ranking at number 9. In 2020, Kentucky announced 233 new location and expansion projects, according to data from the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development. Those projects are expected to create nearly 8,000 jobs with the highest average hourly wages in years. The state’s April sales tax receipts set an all-time monthly record at $486.5 million, as did vehicle usage tax receipts at over…