Jason Krider was recently selected as the 2008-09 Caldwell County Principal of the Year.
Krider is principal at Collettsville School. He will compete in the regional selection for the Wachovia Principal of the Year.
Melissa Costin was recently selected as the 2008-09 Caldwell County Assistant Principal of the Year.
Costin is employed as assistant principal at South Caldwell High School.
The Caldwell Economic Development Commission has launched Project Homefront, a program to help attract out-of-state businesses to Caldwell County. The project also will allow local businesses to take advantage of existing resources.
Staff members of the commission and the Chamber of Commerce run project Homefront, previously staffed by volunteers.
Staff members will visit with 2,000 businesses in Caldwell County to find out if neighboring businesses can solve their problems.