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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...
City adopts film crew guidelines

Friday, July 06, 2018

While film crews aren’t roaming the city yet, there is a possibility they could in the future. Seguin City Council unanimously approved the adoption of the...
CVB touts Seguin’s appeal, value of tourism

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Wherever the representatives of the Seguin Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) are, the organization always makes sure the name, Seguin and the slogan “It’s Real”...
Start a Business in Texas

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

In Texas, small businesses continue to thrive due to a variety of factors including our excellent geographic location, highly skilled workforce, low tax burden, reasonable...
City manager talks growth, role in Seguin

Monday, April 30, 2018

Behind the various departments and city projects is a city manager — a person who holds many roles and responsibilities. In Seguin, that’s Doug Faseler. Faseler...
Investing Big in Small Towns

Friday, May 04, 2018

  We made a stop in Yoakum, Texas this week for their Annual Business Appreciation Lunch where Yoakum General Store was presented with the 2018 Community...

The Guadalupe Valley is Rich with Texas History

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Come and Take It 

 

Gonzales, TX is home to the infamous and historically significant “Come and Take It” cannon and flag. On October 2, 1835, the little cannon fired the first artillery shot for Texas Independence which led to the annexation of more land to the United States than all the shots fired during the American Revolution.