Texas Workforce Commission http://ketr.org en Paris Junior College to train hundreds through state funding http://ketr.org/post/paris-junior-college-train-hundreds-through-state-funding <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - More than 600 new employees at five Northeast Texas companies will receive training as part of a $740,000 grant from the <a href="http://www.twc.state.tx.us/">Texas Workforce Commission</a>. Thu, 07 Jun 2012 12:12:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 22200 at http://ketr.org Paris Junior College to train hundreds through state funding Hunt County jobless rate rises, while many others fall http://ketr.org/post/hunt-county-jobless-rate-rises-while-many-others-fall <p>AUSTIN - The Texas jobless rate in April dropped below 7 percent&nbsp;(6.9&nbsp;percent)&nbsp;for the first time in three years, bringing with it improved figures for several Northeast Texas counties. Mon, 21 May 2012 20:36:30 +0000 Scott Harvey 21407 at http://ketr.org Hunt County jobless rate rises, while many others fall Unemployment continues to fall locally http://ketr.org/post/unemployment-continues-fall-locally <p>AUSTIN - A majority of area counties showed a drop in jobless figures in the latest report on Friday by the Texas Workforce Commission. Mon, 23 Jan 2012 15:38:34 +0000 Scott Harvey 15451 at http://ketr.org Unemployment continues to fall locally Local unemployment figures show positive gains http://ketr.org/post/local-unemployment-figures-show-positive-gains <p>According to figures released&nbsp;by the Texas Workforce Commission,&nbsp;Hopkins County&rsquo;s lowest jobless rate in the region continued to fall, down to 6.5 percent in November, a half percent drop from October. Mon, 19 Dec 2011 14:36:47 +0000 Scott Harvey 13663 at http://ketr.org Local unemployment figures show positive gains