Energizer expects a decrease in the demand for its batteries, so the company plans to
shutter its St. Albans plant in September. The drop in demand may be a good
sign for the environment, but it’s been a shock for a community that has come
to rely on those jobs.
Supreme Court has sided with the city of St. Albans in a dispute with the Franklin County sheriff. The court rejected
the sheriff’s argument that the bidding process for providing law enforcement
in St. Albans was so unfair that it killed any competition.