Business

Matt's Money: Aim small, miss small
I was watching “American Sniper” the other day for the fifth time on one of the cable channels. There’s a phrase used in the movie that caught my attention: “Aim small,...
Taxing Thoughts: Finances after the death of a loved one
The last thing you want to be bothered with when you are grieving is sorting out the finances of your departed loved one. Here are some suggestions to make the process a...
Child Care Conference
The 5th Annual Dogwood Trails Child Care Conference will be from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., on Saturday, June 24 at the Southside Baptist Church 1500 Crockett Rd.,...
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar Announces Operator of Newly Created...
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today the selection of Lone Star Tangible Assets (LSTA) as the vendor that will partner with the Comptroller’s office to build and...
BBB: 7 things to consider when purchasing a used car
Although it can be a more affordable alternative to purchasing a new vehicle, buying a used car can be an overwhelming process. In the past three years, BBB received 26,000...
Business Column. Effective Promotion Necessary for Business...
In over 25 years of managing and consulting organizations of all sizes, business owners have shared with me a multitude of the challenges they face. One of the items with...
Texas Dairymen Celebrate June As National Dairy Month
The Texas Association of Dairymen – which represents Texas’ 395 dairy farmers in legislative and regulatory issues – invites Texans to celebrate June as National Dairy...
ETMC begins process to select strategic partner
The East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System is working with a leading management consultant to locate a strategic partner. Kaufman Hall, a national healthcare...
Texas Farm Credit Returns Cash to Customers for 19th Consecutive Year
This spring Texas Farm Credit is sending more than 3,352 checks totaling a record $8.l million in patronage dividends to its customers. The checks add up to nearly 40...
Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening
Jacksonville is getting a new computer repair business. Ben Mims IT Solutions is expanding from Rusk into Jacksonville with their grand opening...


Financial CHOICE Act is Win-Win for Texas
It was intended to protect consumers from abusive practices by financial services. It was intended to promote financial stability of the U.S. by improving accountability...
Taxing Thoughts: Missed the boat? Reasons to file taxes
This year’s April 18 tax deadline has come and gone, but not everyone has filed a 2016 tax return. Many taxpayers who should file simply do not. Common culprits are older,...
The Rusk Chamber of Commerce welcomes new member, Buffco Production
Buffco Production Inc. was established in 1981 by Frank M. Bufkin III, and is a family owned, privately held operating company with a focus on...


Land, Water & Wealth Legal Symposium for East TX Agriculture
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension presents Land, Water & Wealth: Legal Symposium for East Texas Agriculture on Friday, May 19. To be held at the Angelina County Extension...
Taxing Thoughts: new small business scam steals key info
This past month at least 55 companies reported they had fallen victim to a new type of specialized phishing scheme. It involves a criminal masquerading as a real employee,...