Employees who like to be creative, solve problems and see the fruits of their labor at the end of the day will have no problem finding a job in Phelps County. Local contractors and tradesman said they are seeking quality workers in the construction trades. And, the great news is that these jobs don't require an expensive four-year college education.
Boe Barnett, left, and Michael DeJonge work on a home remodeling project near Oxford for Skiles Construction. Both of the young men graduated from Holdrege High School and returned to Phelps County to work in construction, which is a high-demand job locally and nationally.
The Go! Phelps County brand now has a place online. After months of planning, research and hard work, the organization has launched a new look that will keep the county in the game when it comes to business recruitment.