Economy Story

Economic Development
2:11 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Total Equipment and Service Moving Into Greenville

TEAS President Barry Beadle cuts the ribbon at a February ceremony

GREENVILLE - A North Texas company which provides services to the oil and gas industry setting up shop at the site of the vacant Woodgrain Millwork building, which closed last fall.

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8:23 am
Thu August 2, 2012

TCIM Services in Paris to Close, Consolidate Dozens of Jobs

PARIS - A global contact company with more than a decade of service in Paris is closing its operation by the end of the month.

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Economic Development
5:24 pm
Wed July 25, 2012

CEDC’s $90,000 Grant to Benefit Small Businesses

Bonnie Hunter, CEDC Executive Director

COMMERCE - Commerce businesses pursuing projects that will help create jobs may be able to receive financial assistance through a revolving loan fund awarded to the city’s Economic Development Corporation.

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Economic Development
7:59 am
Fri July 20, 2012

Delta County Works to Bring Back Economic Development Corporation

Derrell London addressing the EDC steering committee on July 12
Jim Butler Cooper Review

COOPER - Funding and loan guarantee problems led to the dissolve of previous economic development corporations. Now a committee is refocusing efforts to bring more business to the community.

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Economic Development
8:26 am
Thu July 12, 2012

Bio-pharmaceutical company to boost Paris workforce

Paris EDC

PARIS - An agreement reached this week in Lamar County is expected to bring in more than 300 new jobs over the next five years. 

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Economic Development
9:49 am
Thu July 5, 2012

Building permit ready to be issued for Collin Street Bakery

GREENVILLE - The new venue could fill the void caused by the closing of Greenville’s Mary of Puddin Hill, which had been in operation in the area dating back more than 160 years.

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7:42 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Figures show unemployment slide for Hunt County Texas Workforce Commission

AUSTIN - The Hunt County jobless rate rose to its highest ever for the month of May at 8.6 percent.

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Economic Development
8:49 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Tax exemption would make Hunt County more competitive, official says

Greg Sims

GREENVILLE - Local government leaders may be considering whether to grant freeport tax exemptions to Hunt County industries to help attract more business.

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Hunt County
5:00 am
Thu June 7, 2012

Tough Fiscal Decisions Facing Hunt County Officials

County officials are trying to make some hard decisions about what to do about next year’s county budget.

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Economic Development
11:22 pm
Mon June 4, 2012

Another Milestone Reached as Greenville's Cytec Breaks Ground

Tom Wensel Cytec

GREENVILLE - The start of construction on Fabric Line 2 at Cytec Engineered Materials was not just the site of a groundbreaking ceremony Monday, but another example of "solid recruiting and support of Greenville businesses."

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