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GVEC meets the needs of rural Gonzales Texas

Friday, January 11, 2019

  For 80 years, the Gonzales Valley Electric Cooperative (GVEC) has been serving the residents of Gonzales County and neighboring environs. Founded by a group of...
Yoakum bank, branches change name

Thursday, January 10, 2019

After 87 years, the First State Bank in Yoakum and its branch banks in Victoria and Moulton will have a new name. Under the new name...
Thrive: Gonzales’ community jewel

Friday, January 04, 2019

What started as a business hope and dream for the Gonzales Healthcare Systems board of directors has become a reality. It is one of the...
Gonzales Chamber plays vital role in growth

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

The Gonzales Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture has been promoting and supporting the greater Gonzales area since 1923. For almost 100 years, this vital organization has...
Growing more food with less water

Monday, December 31, 2018

Agriculture is the engine that drives the rural economy and agriculture depends upon water   “Water is the lifeblood of our area. Without the water we have underneath...
TEXAS RANKED NO. 1 FOR GROWTH PROSPECTS

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Forbes ranked the Lone Star State No. 1 in the nation for Growth Prospects, thanks to strong job, income and gross state product growth forecasts. Texas...
Goliad Square a charming South Texas treasure

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

GOLIAD — From her apartment balcony overlooking the downtown square, Suzi Warzecha, 70, admits she can’t help but brag to visitors about Goliad and all...
Goliad brewery to release new beer (w/video)

Monday, November 12, 2018

Brewmaster Stefan Zurakowski has developed nine different beers and is about to release the brewery's tenth. Coastal Bend is an American pale ale. An American...
Spoetzl Brewery launches 2 new brews

Monday, October 01, 2018

Spoetzl Brewery, Texas’ oldest craft brewery and brewer of Shiner beers, has added two new beers. The new fixtures, Shiner Wicked Juicy IPA and Shiner Day...
Kitchen Pride: Made in Gonzales

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Kitchen Pride is Gonzales County’s very own home grown industry. Literally. The famous mushroom farm business has been thriving and growing since it first opened on County...
Nightlife on the Square—Gonzales Style

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

One of the selling points of any community is the vibrancy of its nightlife. In this area, Gonzales can be thankful that it is “square.” “Square”...
New owners, new life for nursery

Monday, September 24, 2018

When Chuck Hildebrand heard Schulz Nursery was closing, she knew she needed to take action. “When I found out they were closing the nursery it was...
Seguin is now ‘film friendly’

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The film crews, lights and cameras can start rolling in. The Texas Film Commission officially declared Seguin a Film Friendly Texas certified community — making it...
TEXAS REMAINS NO. 1 FOR JOB CREATION

Friday, September 14, 2018

The Lone Star State maintains its No. 1 rank for job creation by foreign and domestic investment projects, according to IBM's 2018 Global Location Trends...
Texas Economy Adds 23,500 Positions in July

Thursday, September 13, 2018

The Texas economy added 23,500 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in July, which marked 25 consecutive months of employment growth. Over the year, Texas added 377,100...
New Braunfels Manufacturer adding 130 new jobs

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Canadian manufacturer CGT US Ltd. is investing $30 million into its New Braunfels plant to add new production lines that will create 130 jobs. The Toronto-based...
Chamber looks to fill new digs

Monday, August 27, 2018

The Gonzales Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture is ready to break out of the old jail. The homegrown business and tourism organization has about run out...