Region 8 Plant Lays Off Workers

April 26, 2005-- Posted at 10:47 p.m. CDT

SEARCY-- More employees at a Reigon 8 plant are out of work. The Kohler Company announced Tuesday it is laying off sixty-three employees at its sink manufacturing plant in Searcy.

Tuesday's announcement comes on the heels of January cutbacks that cost seventy-two people their jobs.  Tuesday, the comany cited a reduced demand for its products, reflecting a weak demand for housing in the country as a reason for the layoffs.