International Paper closing; having job fair for employees

A decrease in demand for its products is the reasonwhy the International Paper mill in Courtland will be shut down in March 2014.{} To help the 1,100 employees who will losetheir jobs, I.P. will host an employee only job fair Thursday and Friday.{} Employees must show their work I.D. badge toparticipate.

More than 30companies are scheduled to be at the job fair, including Alabama Power, theAlabama Department of Corrections, ThyssenKrupp Steel, BP, and 3M.