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MEXICO CITY - Texas Secretary of State Ruth Hughs this week joined an economic trade mission to Mexico led by the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC). The Secretary participated in the trade mission alongside key leaders in the sectors of energy, cybersecurity, and advanced manu…

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Mark your calendars for September 28–30, 2020, to attend the Texas Water Development Board’s Water for Texas 2020 conference, “Clear Vision for the Future.” The conference will be held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin.

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The beef cattle industry is big business in Comanche County and accounted for approximately $57,90500.00 in beef sales in 2018 in the county. That number includes calves, value added stocker cattle, cull cows and breeding cattle. Comanche ranks in the top ¼ of counties in the state for beef …

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Southwest Dairy Days set Nov. 7 at T&K Dairy near Snyder

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Adam Russell | Sep 19, 2019 Wheat plantings are underway in the Texas Wheat Belt, and the expectation is for fewer acres and increased production. One big question will be whether producers graze their acres out or go to grain due to poor grain prices.

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(HOUSTON) — The Johnson Space Center (JSC) makes a $4.7 billion annual impact on the Texas economy and supports more than 52,000 jobs, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said today in a visit to the NASA facility as part of his Good for Texas Tour.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the latest example of Big Tech’s political bias, Twitter last week continued its pattern of arbitrarily silencing conservative voices when it froze U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign account. From blocking PragerU videos and trailers for the pro-life…

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CONROE, Texas, July 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit of Texas Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: STXB) ( “Spirit”), the holding company for Spirit of Texas Bank, announced today that it is acquiring through a series of mergers Chandler Bancorp, Inc. and its subsidiary, Citizens State Bank (together, “…

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CONROE, Texas, July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit of Texas Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: STXB) (“Spirit” or the “Company”), the bank holding company of Spirit of Texas Bank, SSB, announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 2,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the …

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Under the headline “Powell’s Message To Congress: Rate Cut Is Likely Coming Soon,” the AP (7/10, Crutsinger) reported that Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, in the Fed’s semiannual report to Congress, “point[ed] to a weaker global economy, rising trade tensions and chronically low infl…

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The City of Comanche reports a sales tax rebate decrease for July. The net payment for July 2019 is $69,431.19, down 9.33% compared to the payment the prior year of $76,579.94. The payment to the City of Comanche year to date is $495,050.94. Last year at this time it was $497,568.92.

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West today reminded small nonfarm businesses in 102 Texas counties and a neighboring county in Oklahoma of the April 22, 2019, deadline to apply for an SBA federal dis…

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AUSTIN –– The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) issued a total of 961 original drilling permits in February 2019 compared 1,097 in February 2018. The February 2019 total included 887 permits to drill new oil or gas wells, seven to re-enter plugged well bores and 67 for re-completions…

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FFO Home is celebrating the Grand Opening of a new store in Stephenville, TX. This will be the 68t h store company wide and 5t h store in Texas. The top 50 furniture retailer offers outstanding quality furniture and mattresses at the lowest prices in the market . FFO Home's new store will be…

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02/08/2019AUSTIN –– The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) issued a total of 1,196 original drilling permits in January 2019 compared to 1,166 in January 2018. The January 2019 total included 1,102 permits to drill new oil or gas wells, seven to re-enter plugged well bores and 87 for …

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Small Business Day gives us an opportunity to mingle with Legislators and their staff during the Monday evening reception and to hear about the challenges facing small business during General Session on Tuesday. 

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When it comes to achieving personal success or accumulating wealth in America, there is no one "set-in-stone" path. But the most accepted formula still seems to be: make excellent grades, earn a college degree, and climb the corporate ladder by outworking everyone around you.

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The Colony, TX (February 6, 2019) – Homeowners need to be aware that some federal tax deductions or credits have changed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The changes could affect taxpayers’ liability or tax refund. Liberty Tax looks at four changes that local homeowners may need to consider.  

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       “Add the recent government shutdown to the list of things that didn’t slow the American job market,” the New York Times (2/1, A1, Casselman) reported on its front page, as according to the Labor Department, the US economy “added 304,000 jobs in January,” although “unemployment ticked …

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COLLEGE STATION – The Super Bowl spike related to chicken wing consumption in the U.S. is an annual trend that stresses poultry production and inflates prices, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.

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