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Posted on: April 1, 2019

QT Opening Thursday, April 4th - Decatur, TX

QT OPENINGQuickTrip in Decatur is opening Thursday.Located at the corner of U.S. 81/287 and Hale Street, the company transformed the property where Cornerstone Baptist Church once stood. 

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Free Live Music and Food Trucks in Downtown Decatur, Texas

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Mark your calendar for this great event in Decatur tomorrow! Free Live Music and Food Trucks! 

Friday, June 21st from 7pm-11pm in Downtown Decatur.

View the event page for more information.

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

The Diverse Economy of Texas

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Texas has a diverse economy with major industries, such as petroleum and natural gas, farming, steel, banking, and tourism.

Click here to watch the informative video and learn more about about career options in the top Texas industries.

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Texas Is Where the Jobs Are

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Texas Economic Engine

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

North Texas to 2030: Extending The Trends

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National forecasts of population and economic growth indicate that this region will continue to add residents and jobs well into the future. Learn More.

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Texas ranked No.1 state for women entrepreneurs

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Texas ranked No.1 state for women entrepreneurs! Twenty-three percent of entrepreneurs seeking angel investing were female in 2018, according to FitSmallBusiness.com. That number is up 19 percent from 2014. Read more.

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Certificate of Achievement for Economic Excellence

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Thank you Texas Economic Development Council. We are so honored to receive this Certificate of Achievement for Economic Excellence in 2018!

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Posted on: February 23, 2019

Texas Women in Economic Development Conference

Texas Women in Economic Development Conference

Texas Women in Economic Development ConferenceApril 4-5, 2019 Waco, Texas

Time of Event: Thursday 12:30 PM - Friday 12:00 PM

Registration Deadline:  March 27, 2019Registration Rate:  $165

Click here for agenda and registration.

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

How Strong is Texas’ Economy?

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Basic Economic Development Course

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The Basic Economic Development Course focuses on the fundamental concepts, tools and skills needed to be successful in today's political, economic and business environment.

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Posted on: December 26, 2018

Sales taxes roll in during 2018

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Outlook for the Texas Economy

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Posted on: November 24, 2018

SHOP SMALL

Support the local businesses in Decatur TX and SHOP SMALL this Saturday, November 24th!

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Getting Rid of Hazardous Materials

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Decatur residents will soon have a new option for getting rid of household hazardous materials, and they’ll only have to walk as far as their front porch...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Governor Abbott Appoints Dusek To 51st Judicial District Court

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Governor Abbott Appoints Dusek To 51st Judicial District Court

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Job Market Increase in Decatur

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Decatur has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.3%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%. Click the link to read more... (www.bestplaces.net)

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

ELECTION DAY is tomorrow!!

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ELECTION DAY is tomorrow!! Click on the link (or paste into your browser) for a list of polling places in Wise County.

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

TEDC Webinar: Capitalizing on Economic Development Trends

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Don't miss the Texas Economic Development Council's Webinar.

Thursday, September 6th at 10:30am. 

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Texas ranks 2nd in the nation for net tech employment.

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Texas ranks 2nd in the nation for net tech employment according to recent CompTIA - The Computing Technology Industry Association report.

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Texas has added 394,500 jobs over the past 12 months.

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According to the Office of the Governor Greg Abbott, Texas has now added 394,500 jobs over the past 12 months, with 32,000 added in August.

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF)

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Upcoming TEDC Webinar

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Be sure to check out TEDC's upcoming webinar: Effectively incorporating social media into your marketing strategy. 

Webinar will be October 31, 2018 at 10am & 11:30am. 

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Governor's Small Business Forum for Women

There will be a Governor's Small Business Forum for Women in Corpus Christi on October 25! This is a great opportunity for networking and attendees will obtain timely, relevant and actionable advice. Register now.

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Wise County Unemployment Rate Down

Wise County unemployment has gone down since last year! Check out these figures.

Statistics – Wise County, Texas

View the Decatur EDC website for more statistics.

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Home Sales Slow in Wise County

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Proposed Tax Decrease

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Decatur eyes tax cuts

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Watch the CNBC interview with Governor Greg Abbott on Texas as top state for business.

Texas Named CNBC's “America’s Top State For Business” For 2018

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Get your Taste of Wise Tickets!

Be sure to get your tickets for Taste of Wise coming up this Thursday, August 30th. It is a great place to check out many of our local restaurants and boutiques all in one place!

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Decatur EDC Marks 25 Years!

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

PD Recognizes Local Businesses

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Ribbon Cutting - Decatur Heat & Air, Inc. - New Location

Decatur Heat & Air, Inc. is Moving! Come check out their new location and celebrate their Ribbon Cutting.

Ribbon Cutting on Wednesday, Sept 27th at 11:30 am.Their New Location is at 1306 E Old Chico Road in Decatur, Texas.

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

A Ray of Flowers - Open House & Ribbon Cutting

A Ray of Flowers has moved to their new location. Come celebrate with them at their Open House & Ribbon Cutting!!

Thursday, October 5th at 401 S. Washburn in Decatur, Texas.

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Open House & Ribbon Cutting - Eagle Auto Body

Come welcome Eagle Auto Body during their Open House and Ribbon Cutting on Tuesday, October 10th.

Eagle Auto Body - Open House & Ribbon CuttingTuesday, October 10th, 2017 at 2618 S US Hwy 287 in Decatur, TX.

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Ribbon Cutting for Sands Company Today

Ribbon Cutting for Sands Company on Tuesday, August 29th at 11:30 a.m. Location: 2806 S Murvil Street in Decatur, TX.

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Ribbon Cutting for Sands Company - Decatur, Texas

Ribbon Cutting for Sands Company on Tuesday, August 29th at 11:30 a.m. Location: 2806 S Murvil Street in Decatur, TX.

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Open House & Ribbon Cutting for The Granary

Open House & Ribbon Cutting for The Granary on Wednesday, August 23rd at 9:30 a.m. Location: 390 County Road 4111 in Decatur, Texas.

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening for Eighter Liquor

Ribbon Cutting for Eighter Liquor on Friday, July 21st at 9:30 a.m. Grand Opening is Saturday, July 22nd! Location: 1845 S FM 51 in Decatur, TX.

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