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YEA! students dress for success in business presentations

Students from the Lubbock Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) were recently treated to a “dress for success” session before their presentations to a local panel of business leaders.

LSC-Montgomery marks 20 years of physical therapy assistant program

Lone Star College-Montgomery will mark the 20th year of its physical therapy assistant program with an endowed scholarship honoring one of the school’s directors and long-time faculty member.

Morgan's Wonderland opens in San Antonio

The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce recently commemorated the launch of the world's first theme park designed for special needs individuals -- Morgan's Wonderland.

Liberty Dayton Chamber recognizes citizens of the year

The Liberty Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet.

Austin Chamber backs Round Rock ISD bond proposal

The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce recently voted to back the Round Rock Independent School District’s propositions slated for the May 2017 ballot, which call for a $2.23 per month tax increase on a $290,000 median priced home.

LSC-Montgomery student named to national academic team

Lone Star College-Montgomery student Savannah Martin has been named to the prestigious All-USA Community College Academic Team for which she has received a $5,000 scholarship.

A Taste of Lubbock Wine & Food Fest set for end of April

Lubbock’s popular annual wine and food festival is slated for the end of this month and is scheduled to feature wine, food tasting and a special class for wine and culinary connoisseurs.

Boerne ad agency marks 15th anniversary

Penguin Suits, a marketing and advertising firm in Boerne that started as a one-person operation, will celebrate its 15th annivers​​​​​ary this month.

Puppies' flight to new homes delayed

Forty puppies that were scheduled to board a flight to their new homes in Massachusetts and New Hampshire as part of Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Maverick Pets Alive project recently had their flight rescheduled.

Insys Therapeutics' $24 million expansion to add jobs in Round Rock area

Insys Therapeutics will be investing $24 million in an expansion of its Round Rock facility, a move that the company says will pave the way for new local jobs.

YEA! students compete in 'Shark Tank' style business presentations

Sixteen students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) recently particiated in a “Shark Tank”-style event to present their business plan​s and compete for scholarships.

High school students offered college preview at Hallmark summer program

San Antonio-area high school students will be able to get an up close look at various college degree programs, career paths and gain professional certifications this summer through a program offered by Hallmark University.

Public policy group opposes forced annexation

A public policy group in Texas says annexation laws need to involve the rural residents whose area can become annexed by a nearby city but gives them no representation.

Texas A&M-Central Texas receives $1.5 million grant for solar research

Texas A&M University-Central Texas was recently awarded a $1.5 million grant that it will use to bring an award-winning solar power researcher on board for the school’s collaborative solar research initiative.

Galen College hosts open house for new nursing program

Galen College of Nursing has renovated its facilities and expanded its offerings and wants the public to know.

Lubbock Chamber supports Trump's reduction of energy regulations

The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has backed President Donald Trump’s recent energy independence executive order which the organization says will aid local businesses as they compete in the current economy.

Dallas company showcases designs at national trade show In Las Vegas

The Trade Group, a Dallas-area based retail merchandising and commercial graphics company, recently showcased its product designs and technology at the GlobalShop 2017 retail design trade show.

Engineer shares details of San Antonio's proposed $850 million bond project

San Antonio Assistant City Engineer Luis Maltos recently addressed the city’s proposed $850 million bond program at the San Antonio Chamber’s Transportation Committee meeting.

Premature infant care expands In New Braunfels area

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio and CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital-New Braunfels have recently partnered in an effort to expand specialized care for premature infants in the New Braunfels area.

Killeen Chamber hosts expert on cybersecurity trends

Security expert Abdul Subhani, founder and president/CEO of Centex Technologies, recently discussed important trends for security in 2017 with the Killeen Chamber of Commerce.

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