The Morehead News

Last week’s announcement of the construction of a new, $1.3 billion aluminum rolling mill in Greenup County may have set a record for causing jubilation – even giddiness – among state politicians and jobless Kentuckians.

Touted as the most technically advanced mill in the U.S. – and the first to be built in 30 years – the facility is expected to create as many as 1,000 construction jobs and then more than 500 permanent, non-union jobs with average pay projected at $70,000 per year…