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Business expanding ahead of Boy Scout Jamboree


FAYETTE COUNTY (WVVA) - Local businesses continue to prepare for next year's Boy Scout Jamboree in Fayette County.

The adventure tour company, Adventures on the Gorge - Class 6, is preparing for the influx of scouts that will be pouring into the region by expanding.

Currently, Adventures on the Gorge has about 100 cabins and will be adding nearly 100 more during its 70-acre expansion.

Company officials say they're excited about the potential boost in business the Jamboree will bring.

More than 80,000 people are expected to visit the region during a 10-day period for the 2013 Jamboree.

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