Economic Gateway http://www.winnsboroedc.com Winnsboro Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:00:59 -0700 en-us Gala Art Fundraising Event & Silent Auction, Starry Night, Gives Locals a Chance to Meet Artists http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=11036 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Buy a new dress and shoes, spend the day at the salon, and get ready to have an amazing night on the town, with the added benefit of supporting a good cause. The Winnsboro Center for the Arts is hosti... Award-winning Bed & Breakfast, Thee Hubbell House, Offers Southern Hospitality http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=11035 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Ever wonder what it would be like to live on a charming Southern plantation or dream of being Scarlett gracefully gliding down the stairs? While not exactly Tara, Thee Hubbell House comes close. This ... Winnsboro Hardware Continues to Supply the Needs of Local Farms & Businesses http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=11034 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Going shopping is so much more fun when the clerk can greet you by name and knows what you normally come in for! This may sound like days gone by but at Winnsboro Hardware - this is the norm. A local,... Winnsboro, Part of a Cutting Edge Industry with Airborn Provider http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=11033 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Airborn supplies value-added materials and quality such as American-made circuits, cables, connectors, and assemblies. Their products serve the markets of aerospace, military and defense, space explor... How Texas Is Winning When It Comes to Economic Growth http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10892 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Despite the sharp decline in oil prices at the start of 2016, Texas' economy continues to find innovative ways to grow and continues to lead the nation in drawing business. In the last few we... Winnsboro Main Street Receives National Accreditation http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10755 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Having qualified according to the 10 Standards of Performance, Winnsboro Main Street was recommended by The Texas Main Street Program of the Texas Historical Commission for Na... Texas' biggest tax incentive set to double by 2022 http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10679 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Texas Comptroller's biannual report on tax exemptions is pretty dry reading, describing all the loopholes and options that the state has to let individuals and corporations off the hook. But i... Texas’ Job Growth Outpaces Nation’s http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10678 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Texas’ pace of job creation exceeded the nation’s in December 2016. Texas gained 213,500 nonagricultural jobs from December 2015 to December 2016, an annual growth rate of 1.8 percent, hig... Highlights of Governor Abbott's State Of The State Address http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10677 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Governor Greg Abbott today delivered his State of the State address where he outlined his emergency items and priorities for the 85th legislative session. The Governor named four emergency items ... Texas selected as automated vehicle testing ground http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10680 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The U.S. Department of Transportation recently selected Texas as one of 10 sites to be testing grounds for connected and automated vehicle technologies, pushing the state into the limelight of researc... Grand Opening of Tractor Supply Coming Soon http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10510 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The NEW Tractor Supply opens for the first time in the old Alco building at 801 E Coke Road in Winnsboro! Stay tuned for the official date.   Visit Tractor Supply's website&nb... New Restaurant Opening in Winnsboro Receives Rave Reviews from Early Customers http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10017 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Already receiving rave reviews from its soft open, The Rooster Cafe, in downtown Winnsboro, will be officially opening its doors this Thursday. Their menu includes such items as lamb shank c... WCA Recognized with Awards at the Texas Downtown Conference http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9328 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Winnsboro Center for the Arts received statewide recognition by winning the Best Downtown Partner, in a community populated under 50,000, during the Presidents Awards Gala as part of the 2016 Tex... Tractor Supply Jobs May be Coming to Winnsboro http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9329 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Tractor Supply plans to lease and renovate the former Alco building to the estimated cost of $100K and possibly upwards to $300K. An incentive request by Tractor Supply for $25K from the WEDC was a... Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Small Business Assistance Advisory Task Force http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9298 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Michael Guyton, Tina C. Mims and Jay Zeidman to the Small Business Assistance Advisory Task Force for terms set to expire June 14, 2017. The task force advises and a... Survey Names Texas the Top State Business Climate for 2016 http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9299 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 According to a press release written by Site Selection magazine, corporate executives have ranked Texas with the overall best business climate in 2016.  As revealed in the November 2016 issu... CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Winnsboro Welcomes New CEO http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9300 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A new era of health care leadership has begun at Christus Mother Frances Hospital - Winnsboro with the appointment of Shelly Johnson, RN, BSN, MPA/HCA, to the position of chief executive officer. J... Celebrating Nature and Texas Landscapes at the Tyler Museum http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9301 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Opening December 11 and remaining on display for three full months, the Tyler Museum of Art’s upcoming “Flora & Fauna” exhibit offers an infusion of vibrant color and cheery bloo... WEDC Agenda for Nov 15th http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9276 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Winnsboro Economic Development Corp. – Agenda For the Month of November 2016 REGULAR MEETING at 5:30 p.m. November 15, 2016 City Hall Council Chambers 501 S. Main Street, Winnsboro, Te... Wood County Airport Improved with Construction of Two Commercial Hangars in Past Year http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=9247 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wood County plans to continue it's forward momentum to improve the county's airport. Airport Director John Wisdom envisions lengthening runways, resurfacing old ramps, and eventually more... Winnsboro EDC Meeting & Agenda for September 20th http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=8322 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Winnsboro EDC Regular Meeting – Sept. 20th, 2016 WINNSBORO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS REGULAR MEETING AGENDA Board of Directors Regular Meeting Tuesday, Septemb... Wiinnsboro EDC Budget Workshop & Meeting http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=7968 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   WINNSBORO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS SPECIAL MEETING – BUDGET WORKSHOP AGENDA Board of Directors Workshop & Regular Meeting Tuesday, August 16,... Local Paper, The Winnsboro News, Grabs 13 Awards at NETPA http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=6713 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 CONGRATS, to The Winnsboro News! From Longview, Texas, the North & East Texas Press Association (NETPA), comprised of distinguished Texas journalists as judges, recognized The Winnsboro News ... Winnsboro Inducted into Film Friendly Community http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=6400 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Winnsboro TX has joined the elite ranks of Film Friendly communities of Texas! Film Friendly communities are certified as go-spots for producers of film, television, games and commercia... 10 Beautiful Historic Downtown Districts in Texas By Elizabeth Abrahamsen 8 months http://www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news/?item=10504 www.winnsboroedc.com/winnsboro/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Texas history isn’t as long as some other places in this country. Texas was part of the Western Frontier for many years, which means that when some East coast cities were well established, there...