The Herald-Dispatch Business RSS 2014-04-20T00:11:02-04:00 urn:uuid:4b702eaf-b9ae-41f1-ab78-45b2b5bc602f Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Personnel The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0420_personnel 2014-04-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>RUSSELL, Ky. -- Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital recently announced Anita Jacobs has received the Good Hope Award. </p> Business news The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0420_bizbriefs 2014-04-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON -- Union Oil and Gas, a Putnam County-based public utility, has filed for increased rates and changes for furnishing natural gas service to 5,800 customers in Cabell, Kanawha and Putnam counties. </p> Making a harvest to produce for the market SHANE ARRINGTON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0420_farmbiz 2014-04-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON -- Waking up in the morning to collect eggs and harvest fresh vegetables is a labor of love to provide food for the family for some, but for others the focus may be more on a non-edible green. </p> Moses Honda earns Honda President's Award The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0420_moses 2014-04-20T00:00:00-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON -- Moses Honda has been recognized as one of the top Honda dealerships in the country, receiving the Honda President's Award during a ceremony this week. </p> No Headline The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0419_marketsclosed 2014-04-19T00:00:32-04:00 <p>NEW YORK -- Asian stocks were mostly higher in trading muted by Good Friday observance. </p> Ohio jobless rate dips to 6.1 percent The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0419_BC-OH-Unemployment-Ohio+3r 2014-04-19T00:00:31-04:00 <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio's unemployment rate dropped in March to 6.1 percent, its lowest level in six years, according to state job figures released Friday. </p> Judge rules American must continue benefits to retirees The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0419_BC-US-AmericanAirlines-+1s 2014-04-19T00:00:31-04:00 <p>DALLAS -- A federal judge has rejected an attempt by American Airlines to quickly cut off benefits for many of its retirees. </p> Reports suggest Amazon phone has new extras The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0419_BC-US-Amazon-Phone+2ndLd-W 2014-04-19T00:00:31-04:00 <p>NEW YORK -- A report this week in The Wall Street Journal that Amazon is planning to release a smartphone has prompted industry analysts and technology blogs to muse about what the device might offer. </p> Huntington apartment complex growing with 48 new units, pool The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0418_royal 2014-04-18T08:48:01-04:00 <p> BARBOURSVILLE -- Pyramid Properties is expanding its Royal Oaks at Pea Ridge apartment community in West Pea Ridge.</p> US stock market mostly higher The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/business/2014+0418_BC-US-WallStreet-Close+04- 2014-04-18T00:00:31-04:00 <p>NEW YORK -- Stocks are mostly higher on Wall Street as upbeat earnings news from several big U.S. companies encouraged investors. </p>