A 'Cut' Above the Rest

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Local businessman cuts glass, preserves history

By Carrie Pride

When it rains it pours, and in 1980 when a strong high-wind storm blew out more than 200 residential windows in Nelson County, it brought forth a career for Frank Welch, owner of J.F. Welch Glass Inc., that has lasted more than 30 years. Working at Grigsby Company Inc., from 1973-83 is where he gained his glass cutting knowledge. He was the assistant manager with duties including customer service, mixing paint and hardware work, as well as repairing storm doors and windows, where he found his niche.

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