What is a Grosse Opa, you ask?

Saturday, November 04, 2017

  What is a Grosse Opa, you ask? This very special appointment is made each year by the New Braunfels Wurstfest President. The Grosse Opa is charged with making...
Cuero, Turkey Capital of the World

Friday, October 13, 2017

  Like many small Texas towns, Cuero has a rich history in agricultural industry. And just like much of those communities, Cuero chose to celebrate the...
GVEC Board Recognizes Manufacturing Day

Friday, October 06, 2017

  Recognizing the importance of manufacturing in our local, state and national economy, the GVEC Board of Directors passed a resolution acknowledging today October 6, 2017...
GVEC's SunHub Project Nears Completion

Monday, October 02, 2017

GVEC will soon be producing local, renewable energy via its new SunHub Generation Station. It’s the Co-op’s first ever generation asset and community solar project....
Massive Sidewalk Project Coming to Seguin

Thursday, August 17, 2017

  (Seguin) -- Author and cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead once famously said that "any town that doesn't have sidewalks doesn't love its children." If that's true...
Wind Energy continues Rapid Growth in 2016

Thursday, August 10, 2017

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Energy Department today released three wind market reports demonstrating continued growth in wind energy nationwide. America’s wind industry added more than 8,200...

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.