Business

Out With the Old – Making Room for the New
On Highway 69 in Jacksonville where Radio Shack was previously located, a trackhoe can been seen breaking up the remaining concrete of the...


Jacksonville Chamber Host Ladies Night Out ‘17
Ladies enjoyed a fun evening of shopping, eating, photo booth, entertainment and winning door prizes at Ladies Night Out ’17. VIP ticket holders...


BBB: Time to Gear up for Small Business Saturday
The term “Black Friday” was coined in the 1960s, and since then, it has commenced the start of the Christmas shopping season. Larger retailers will typically open their...
Texas Comptroller Visits San Antonio on Tour of Texas Manufacturing...
On the Central Texas stop of his Good for Texas Tour: Manufacturing Edition, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar visited Continental Automotive Group in Seguin and DPT, a Mylan...
Sixth Annual Statewide Veterans Hiring event to be Held in 29 Texas...
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), in partnership with 28 local workforce development boards and the Texas Veterans Commission, will host veterans hiring fairs in 29...
Jacksonville Rotary hears from New Owner of Local Radio Stations
On Oct. 18, Rotarian Brett Brewer (right), Attorney with Norman Law Firm, invited Paul Coates to speak about how he, along with former Arkansas...


Taxing Thoughts: Know your rights when debt collectors call
At some point you may be on the receiving end of a debt collection phone call. It could happen any time you are behind on paying your bills or when there is an error in...
Taxing Thoughts: Business tax – time to consider Section 179?
Section 179 expensing can be a very powerful tax-planning tool for small- and medium-sized businesses acquiring capital assets. While it doesn’t change the amount of...
Texas Adds 256,100 Jobs Over the Past Year
Texas added an estimated 256,100 seasonally adjusted jobs over the past year. There were overall job decreases of 7,300 in September, due largely to effects from Hurricane...
3 M Furniture Resale Grand Opening
On Thursday, Nov. 2, 3 M Furniture Resale will host a Grand Opening from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. in downtown Alto, debit/credit cards accepted. Contact (936)858-2112 for...
Disaster Unemployment Aid Available for Two Additional Counties
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) today announced that Caldwell and Grimes counties have been added to Presidential Disaster Declaration FEMA 4332-DR. TWC is accepting...
Texas Comptroller Visits Waco Area on Tour of Texas Manufacturing...
On the third stop of his Good for Texas Tour: Manufacturing Edition, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar on Thursday, Oct. 5, visited the Space Exploration Technologies...
Texas HireAbility Campaign Raises Awareness of the Benefits of...
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is partnering with the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities and Texas Workforce Solutions for the Texas HireAbility...
BBB: When businesses honor promises, everyone wins
Leaders make a lot of promises – to their employees, their customers, their vendors – some more impactful than others, and each move that business toward success or...
Taxing Thoughts: 5 tax-loss harvesting tips
Though the markets have been up strongly this year, your investment portfolio may have a few lemons in it. By using the tax strategy of tax-loss harvesting, you may be able...