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HAMLET — Richmond Community College has secured $20,000 in customized training for textile manufacturer Service Thread. A large portion of that will cover the cost of training employees on a new line of textile machines that will provide a greater level of flexibility and winding quality for coarse technical yarns.

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CORDOVA — If you happen to see a soldier in the U.S. Army’s new service uniform, you may be surprised to know it got its start in Richmond County.

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HAMLET — A local textile manufacturer was recently acquired by a French-based medical devices company.

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HAMLET — More than 100 employees at Service Thread will complete customized training through Richmond Community College.  Employees were trained on new machines for the textile manufacturer.

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HAMLET — Vice President of Therafirm Ken Hartley wants people to know the textile industry is alive and well in Richmond County thanks to technology, automation and customized training provided by Richmond Community College.

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