2015 "Women in Energy" Summit in Cambridge
On April 17, Bill Johnson hosted the 2015 "Women in Energy" Summit at the Zane State Campus in Cambridge. The summit featured women working in various energy related careers: manufacturing, trades, engineering, and at the executive level.
Tuscarawas County Technology Incubator
Bill Johnson visited the Tuscarawas County Tolloty Technology Incubator in New Philadelphia on April 8, 2015. This facility, which opened in June of 2014, is a tremendous asset to Tuscarawas County, the region, and the great State of Ohio.
Quiz Bowl Champions
On April 6, 2015, Bill Johnson stopped at Rock Hill Middle School in Pedro to congratulate the school's Quiz Bowl team, which just won the Lawrence County Quiz Bowl championship.
Underground at a Coal Mine Near Salineville
Bill Johnson went underground with coal miners at the Shean Hill Mine near Salineville on January 29, 2015. The group went about 200 feet down, then traveled 2 miles in a buggy to where mining operations are currently taking place.
Somerville Industries in Marietta
Rep. Johnson stopped at Somerville Industries in Marietta on March 11th, toured the facility, and met with local small business owners Steve and Peggy Somerville. Like so many other manufacturers, Somerville Industries is feeling the increasing pressures of rising utility costs.
Toronto Flag Presentation
Bill Johnson presented a flag to a group of veterans in Toronto on March 10, 2015. The flag was flown over the United States Capitol specifically for this occasion.
Shawnee State University Plastics Department
On March 9, 2015, Bill Johnson toured the well-regarded plastics department at Shawnee State University. SSU is the only university in Ohio that offers a four-year degree in plastics, and the Plastics Engineering Technology program has a nearly 100% placement rate - the graduates are getting jobs right away.
National Salute to Veteran Patients
On February 9, 2015, Bill Johnson volunteered at the Huntington VAMC as part of National Salute to Veteran Patients Week. The Huntington VAMC serves many veterans who live in southern Ohio.
Head Start in Cambridge
Bill Johnson visited a Head Start location in Cambridge on March 12, 2015, and read to children enrolled in the program.
Thorla-McKee Park Dedication
Bill Johnson at the 200th anniversary of the Thorla-McKee Oil Well and park dedication on October 4, 2014, in Caldwell.