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TWC Grants Boost Local Manufacturing Training

STC and PSJA ISD receive $564,469 for job training The Texas Workforce Commission is investing more in local manufacturing industry with the awarding of grants to RGV educational institutions. A $221,799 Skills Development Fund Grant goes to technical training at South Texas College’s Institute for Advanced Manufacturing. The $342,740 Jobs and Education grant will go to purchase and install equipment at PSJA ISD for dual-credit Career and Technology Education students.…

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Local businesses empowered by Governor’s Small Business Forum

Hundreds from the Valley learn how to thrive in today’s economy Starting your own small business can be stressful. It involves long hours but can…
Pharr

Old-Fashioned Customer Service

The store is clean and modern. At the same time, it stands as a testament to an era when the local hardware store stood…
Mercedes

Weslaco Chamber to Host Awards

Annual luncheon honors board, citizens, businesses The Weslaco Area…
Weslaco

McAllen presents $1 million to School of Medicine

Funds approved “to support and ensure success” With a ceremonial…
McAllen

Look Before You e-Leap

E-commerce is growing 23 percent per year as 51 percent of…