Parkersburg News and Sentinelhttp://www.newsandsentinel.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Sep 2014 18:20:51 EDTSun, 21 Sep 2014 18:20:51 EDT hopeful about Corridor D - As the long-term economic benefits of the completion of the Corridor D highway are still being gauged locally, many officials believe it will still live up to its promis.Fri, 4 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDTRetailers facing major challenges - The Parkersburg area's retail businesses have remained an important part of the region's economic picture. At its annual meeting in December, the Area Roundtable reported the recession has been a challenge for many area businesses.Fri, 4 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDTAtoms Architectural keeps growing - Atoms Architectural Products continues to grow. The small company that produces louvers, sunshades, grilles and ornamental metals is building its sales and looking to expand into new markets.Fri, 4 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDTGrand Central Mall thrives in past year - The Grand Central Mall brought in new businesses and remained a retail destination in 201.Fri, 4 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDTConstruction businesses struggle to find new projects - One of the sectors hit especially hard by the national recession of the past few years has been construction and those effects continued to be felt in the Mid-Ohio Valley in 2010.Fri, 4 Mar 2011 00:00:00 EDT