PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- The City of Pikeville is threatening to sue a company saying it broke its promise to bring jobs to the area.
The Lexington Herald-Leader reports new Judge-Executive, Ray Jones, is considering the suit against RCC Big Shoal, LLC.
The report says the RCC owes the company $300,00.
The back story is that the company was going to build a plant in the county that would turn natural gas into liquid products.
The county loaned the company $400,000 dollars to help it get started, but the company decided to move to Floyd County and only paid Pike County back $100,000, according to the report.
Judge Jones told the newspaper he wants the money repaid by March 1st.