December 2015: Jefferson County Develoment Property Report states that the Zoning for Jefferson Orchards is Industrial 95 acres, Mixed Use 293 acres (will rezone for larger users). It says water and sewer will be extended for industrial development. It also states that the gas pipeline is planned for 2015. It is also given to the WV Dept of Commerce.
- Owner of Jefferson Orchards closes his business
- Ranson Mayor Hamill finds out he has terminal cancer