Breaking Ground For Nissan

Smiles and applause celebrated the breaking of ground last week for a new Nissan showroom and service expansion at Gateway Ford Lincoln Nissan on the West Andrew Johnson Highway. Construction is anticipated to take eight months. Shown are, from left, Brian Bode, Nissan fixed operations manager; Steve Shultz, Nissan sales operations manager; Abby Lawson, Gateway executive manager for Nissan; Lennie Lawson, Gateway owner; Audra Lawson, Gateway human resources; Max Lawson III, Gateway staff; Greene County Mayor Kevin Morrison; Greeneville Alderman Buddy Hawk; and Doug Weller, of C&C Millwright.