News

Westcott Appointed as New PCDC Board Member

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Shane Westcott is carrying on a family legacy as he begins his term on the board of the Phelps County Development Corporation. Shane’s dad, Marvin, served...
Apply for the First Impressions Grant

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Businesses in Phelps County can apply for the First Impressions Grant and use the money to improve the appearance of their building. This is an...
We’ve Got Milk in Nebraska

Monday, February 26, 2018

The dairy industry is important in Nebraska. We’ve got milk and lots of it, but there is plenty of room for growth in this industry....
Build Faster in Phelps County

Monday, February 19, 2018

Are you looking to build a commercial property for your business or for an investment? If the thought of finding the right location, going through...
Plastics Companies are Headed to Nebraska

Monday, February 12, 2018

There is a lot of momentum in Nebraska for plastics manufacturing. Advanced manufacturing is the second largest economic driver in Nebraska. Plastics manufacturing plays an...
Titan Machinery Has What You Need

Monday, February 05, 2018

As an equipment manufacture, Titan has an incredible reputation for building machines that work. In Nebraska, you can find Titan equipment in the fields, on...
A Home for Mom and Dad

Monday, January 29, 2018

Helping parents enter an assisted living or skilled nursing facility is not easy. This is a significant transition for anyone to make and the home...
Secure More Training for Employees

Monday, January 22, 2018

The University of Nebraska at Kearney is an excellent community resource, located only 31 miles from Phelps County. Employers can benefit by sending their employees...
Meet the Businesses at Brewster Field

Monday, January 08, 2018

We have an amazing regional airport in Brewster Field and several businesses are making use of it. In addition to fuel and maintenance services being...
Come Fly with Me

Monday, January 01, 2018

We don’t know if Frank Sinatra was thinking about Nebraska when he sung this song, but you can grab your loved one and take them...
Amazing Healthcare in Phelps County

Monday, December 25, 2017

Where do you want to go for healthcare when you are sick? For people in and around Phelps County, the answer is often Phelps Memorial...
Free Downpayment Assistance

Monday, December 18, 2017

Do you want to purchase a home in Phelps County? If you work in the area and are looking to settle here, we can help...
Apply for a Scholarship

Monday, December 11, 2017

Phelps County companies are hiring and some positions are in great demand. If you are graduating high school or have your GED and want a...
Phelps County is Convenient for Distributors

Monday, December 04, 2017

Being located in the middle of the country has its advantages, especially for warehouse, logistics and distribution companies. Our convenient location makes it easy to...
Are You Dreaming or Buying a Home?

Monday, November 27, 2017

If you are working in Phelps County and have always dreamed of buying a home, now is your chance. Home prices are affordable and thanks...
Leveraging Our Commodities

Monday, November 13, 2017

Nebraska is known for agriculture and this is an area that still has plenty of room for growth. As the “breadbasket of the world”, we...
Manufacturing Companies Succeed in Nebraska

Monday, November 06, 2017

We are looking to grow the manufacturing sector in Phelps County. As a target industry, advanced manufacturing can pay workers an average of $42,000 a...
PCDC and Partners Commission Event Center Study

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

A new event center could be in Phelps County’s future. The Phelps County Development Corporation and a local funding coalition have partnered to hire Core Distinction...
Governor Ricketts Praises Phelps County

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

More than $700,000 has been raised so far in the Prosperity Project II Campaign that kicked off on Thursday, October 13, at Allmand Brothers. The kickoff...
Detours Disappear, New Streets Open

Monday, January 04, 2016

Residents of Holdrege can finally travel through town without dodging detours.   Construction was completed in November on a new Highway 6 & 34 east entrance to...
Talent Comes Home for Jobs - Part 2

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Three Phelps County students have received scholarships to return to the area after college to work in the agriculture and medical fields.   Alex Hamling, Zachary Gray...
Talent Comes Home for Jobs

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Three Phelps County students have received scholarships to return to the area after college to work in the automotive, agriculture and medical fields.   Colter Edgren, Trevor...
A New Tool in the Toolbox

Thursday, June 25, 2015

In addition to trade shows, a new web site and targeted advertising, the Phelps County Development Corporation has a new tool in its box to...
Federal Grant Could Help Save You Thousands

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Before embarking on an expansion, remodel or energy upgrade, business owners or farmers might benefit to check with the Phelps County Development Corporation first.   PCDC Executive...
Holdrege Earns Recertification

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Holdrege, Nebraska has earned recertification in the Nebraska Economic Development Certified Community Program for another five years. The program is sponsored by the Nebraska Diplomats...