The Lincolnland Economic Development Corporation held their annual meeting in Santa Claus on Friday.
State school board officials announced plans for the upcoming school year such as a new preschool program at Heritage Hills. Other proposed projects were discussed such as the Ohio Valley Resources Fertilizer Project and the $3-billion Indiana Gasification Project.
Mark Lubbers, a Spokesmen for those projects is hoping to help out the environment and bring new jobs to Indiana.
"If we get it up and running, there will be a coal industry in America, period," says Lubbers.
LEDC is a non-profit organization that works to help out the economy and improve the quality of life for residents in Spencer County.