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Lordstown receives grant money for oil and gas training center

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LORDSTOWN, Ohio - Lordstown now has access to state grant money to create an oil and gas industry training center.

The village is in the process of acquiring the former Kunkel Army Reserve Center and surrounding property at the Ohio Commerce Center.

A $250,000 state grant will be available to cover classroom upgrades and equipment.

Village Mayor Arno Hill says Hiram and Eastern Gateway Community College are interested in creating the classroom lesson plans.

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