JASPER - State Senate Majority Leader Greg Reed, who represents a portion of Winston County in the Alabama Legislature, will speak at a panel on the past, present, and future impact of the coal industry in Alabama Thursday, Aug. 8, at 5 p.m. at the Musgrove Country Club, located at 916 Country Club Road in Jasper.
Reed will be joined by Philip Saunders, vice president of engineering at Warrior Met Coal and representatives from Peabody Energy and Bevill State Community College.
A networking event with business leaders and decision makers from across west Alabama will immediately precede the panel discussion.
The event is free and open to the public.
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