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Project Complete: The Villas at River Bend

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018
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Mitch Cox Construction completed the final phase of The Villas at River Bend, a 265 apartment and townhome community just off Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport. The units are available for lease through MCC’s joint partner UDC at their website here. Notably, The Villas at River Bend won the 2018 Kingsport Readers’ Choice Award for…


Meet the New VP of Mitch Cox Construction

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018
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In October 2018, Doug Vicars was promoted to Vice President of Commercial Construction at Mitch Cox Companies, succeeding Odell Cash who left the company in October. Doug Vicars has over 20 years of construction experience and was first hired at Mitch Cox Construction 12 years ago to build three hotels across three states, including the WoodSpring Suites in…


Mitch Cox Construction Renovates Historic Kingsport Library

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018

Mitch Cox Construction began renovation of the Kingsport Library in April of this year to add 1,200 square feet to the patronage area. Construction is expected to finish on the last day of July, according to Jeremiah Trowbridge, superintendent at Mitch Cox Construction. MCC’s marketing team circled up with Hannah Powell, interim director of the…


The Isaiah 117 House Miracle: Tri-Cities Businesses Rally to Donate $90,000 to Restore Home for Foster Kids

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018

When Carter County’s Ronda Paulson, former cheer and dance coach at Milligan College, realized that traumatized kids in the state of Tennessee have to sit in the sterile, cold DCS office for hours while they await a foster family to pick them up, she felt a strong burden to do something about it. From June…


Announcing Our Latest Development in Asheville, NC: The Villas at Avery Creek

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018

Photos of other Mitch Cox apartment community developments that will resemble The Villas at Avery Creek upon completion In December of 2017, Mitch Cox Companies and its partner Universal Development & Construction (UDC) broke ground on a new multifamily apartment home community in southern Buncombe County in Asheville, North Carolina. The community, called The Villas…


LabConnect Adds 15,000 Square Feet to Johnson City Silverdale Office

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018

Next door to Mitch Cox Companies at the Silverdale Commons office park, global laboratory services firm LabConnect is expanding its offices to a total of 54,000 square feet. Mitch Cox Construction, led by President Odell Cash, began renovation on Monday, February 5th, 2018 and is expected to finish in the end of July 2018. “We…


Noteworthy Construction Projects

Posted by on Dec 6, 2017
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Mitch Cox Construction completed four projects in the third quarter of 2017, including the Kingsport Pediatric Dentistry, a 5,400 s.f. project; the Highlands Union Bank, a 2,368 s.f. project next to AAA on People’s Street in Johnson City; a 5,000 s.f. expansion of the Mitch Cox Companies office headquarters; and Southeastern Retina, a 5,120 s.f….


Construction Highlights: People and Projects

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017
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Even with the new focus on multifamily development, Mitch Cox Construction continues to build and renovate commercial offices in the Tri-Cities. One project highlight from 2017 includes the completion of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee on Hart Drive in Johnson City. The LEED-certified 10,000 square foot facility was built to save 42 percent more…


Silverdale Commons Fully Leased

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015
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With the addition of three final tenants, the Silverdale Commons office park in Johnson City is fully leased as of October 27, 2015. Amp Electric, Blue Bell Ice Cream, and Mid-Atlantic Roofing Supply joined the existing four tenants of Silverdale Commons. The existing four tenants are Just Jump Trampoline Park, LabConnect, Universal Companies, and Mitch Cox…


Odell Cash New President of Mitch Cox Construction Replacing Raymond McBride

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015
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Photo: Odell Cash (left) and Mitch Cox (right) speaking outside a field office on site. Photo credit: Equipment World Magazine 2013 On Friday, October 16, 2015 Odell Cash assumed full responsibilities of managing and operating Mitch Cox Construction, Inc., as president, replacing Raymond McBride, who is leaving to start his own construction company, TRICON Builders,…


Photo Update: Studio Brew in Bristol

Posted by on Oct 5, 2015
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Mitch Cox Construction, Inc. continues to bring Studio Brew to life Please find recent photo updates of the construction progress on Studio Brew, a historic renovation into a local craft brewery, in the slideshow below. News updates regarding the brewery The brewery is expected to open in December 2015. The brewery initially will feature twelve beers on…


Universal Companies Opens in Silverdale Commons

Posted by on Sep 24, 2015
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On August 18, 2015, Universal Companies moved its operations to the newly-renovated business center Silverdale Commons in Johnson City, Tennessee. Universal Companies is the third tenant to move into Silverdale Commons, joining Just Jump Trampoline Park and LabConnect. Universal Companies is a conglomerate of three diverse entities including Universal Development and Construction (UDC), Universal Tool and…