Economic Gateway http://www.seguinedc.com Seguin Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 20 Dec 2021 05:25:43 -0600 en-US GRMC among first in the nation to install new Twin Robotic X-ray system http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39345/grmc-among-first-in-the-nation-to-install-new-twin-robotic-xray-system http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Thu, 09 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) – GRMC is among the first in the nation to welcome the best and top x-ray system available today in the medical industry. Guadalupe Regional Medical Center (GRMC) has announced the installation of the Multitom Rax twin robotic X-ray system, a universal diagnostic imaging... Seguin Pour heart into another successful KWED Holiday Food & Toy Drive http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39352/seguin-pour-heart-into-another-successful-kwed-holiday-food-&-toy-drive http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Mon, 06 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) – Tis the Season of Giving in Seguin. Thanks to you and the rest of the local community, Seguin Radio, in just two hours Friday morning, collected $8,183 during its annual Holiday Food and Toy Drive benefiting the Christian Cupboard and Seguin Police... PARADE OF LIGHTS: Holiday Stroll returns, kicks off the Christmas season http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39354/parade-of-lights-holiday-stroll-returns-kicks-off-the-christmas-season http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sun, 05 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600  Felicia Frazar - The Seguin Gazette The Holiday Stroll Lighted Parade saw a great turnout from the community. Austin Street was lined from College Street to Washington Street with paradegoers. Judges selected their top three winners in both commercial and noncommercial categories from 85 parade entries. Commercial entry winners are: Jungle Jam Party... Police, students bond over lunch, cookies and Cop Cards http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39361/police-students-bond-over-lunch-cookies-and-cop-cards http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sun, 05 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Felicia Frazar The Seguin Gazette   The Jefferson Elementary campus cafeteria was buzzing as students filed in for lunch and saw about a dozen Seguin police officers in the room and a table full of cookies. Their eyes grew bigger as they saw the different options of the sweet treats the officers handed... One Stroll down, two MORE to go http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39353/one-stroll-down-two-more-to-go http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Fri, 03 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre Special by Blaire Zahn, Main Street & CVB assistant director (Seguin) — To get the community in the holiday spirit, there will be a full weekend of continued festivities dedicated to spreading holiday cheer in Seguin. The three-day festivities started Thursday with the Holiday Stroll... Navarro Education Foundation picks up the tab for new classroom tools http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39351/navarro-education-foundation-picks-up-the-tab-for-new-classroom-tools http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Thu, 02 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Geronimo) — Christmas came early for teachers in the Navarro ISD. The Navarro Education Foundation recently rolled out its latest batch of grants surprising them and their students in their classrooms. Katie Clark, the interim president for the NEF, says the foundation is again, excited... Plans get closer for new Guadalupe County Veterans Outreach Center http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39350/plans-get-closer-for-new-guadalupe-county-veterans-outreach-center http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 01 Dec 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) – Planning is now officially down to color schemes and landscaping for what will soon be Guadalupe County’s new Veterans Outreach Center. A project overview was shared Tuesday with members of the Guadalupe County Commissioners Court. Bringing forth the latest in the much... Seguin officially launches annual Shop Local, Shop Seguin campaign http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39349/seguin-officially-launches-annual-shop-local-shop-seguin-campaign http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Mon, 22 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) – Tis the season to Shop Local, Shop Seguin! Local businesses gathered recently to remind customers of keeping their dollars local by shopping the many stores in town. The gathering in Central Park was part of the community’s Shop Local, Shop Seguin Campaign... Seguin gets first ever million-dollar sales tax check http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39348/seguin-gets-first-ever-milliondollar-sales-tax-check http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Darren Dunn (Seguin) — There’s yet another sign that the economy remains strong in the city of Seguin. Finance Director Susan Caddell delivered some good news during Tuesday night’s meeting of the Seguin City Council.   “For our first time in history, the city of Seguin received its first... City proposing $3 monthly drainage fee http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39346/city-proposing-3-monthly-drainage-fee http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sun, 14 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0600 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Darren Dunn New fee helps to create storm water drainage utility (Seguin) — Seguin officials are moving closer to establishing a new and what they think is a better way to provide funding for drainage projects in the city. The city is proposing the creation of a... Navarro ISD voters approve $130M for new campuses http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/39355/navarro-isd-voters-approve-130m-for-new-campuses http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sat, 06 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Dalondo Moultrie The Seguin Gazette In a close race, the Navarro ISD electorate supported only a portion of the district’s $160 million bond package on Tuesday. Voters approved Navarro ISD’s Proposition A to build a new high school and elementary campus, while declining Proposition B slated for a new athletic complex, according... Texan by Nature is excited to recognize Alamo Group, Inc. as a 2021 TxN 20 honoree http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38639/texan-by-nature-is-excited-to-recognize-alamo-group-inc-as-a-2021-txn-20-honoree http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Texan by Nature is excited to recognize Alamo Group, Inc. as a 2021 TxN 20 honoree for their leadership in conservation and sustainability.Alamo Group’s commitment to conservation, their projects, programs, best practices, and lessons learned are an example and inspiration for us all. Honoree Industry and Size: Agriculture – Mid Company Overview: Headquartered in Seguin, Texas, Alamo Group,... OSHA Issues COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard: Employers With 100+ Employees Must Ensure Workers Are Either Vaccinated or Tested Weekly http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38638/osha-issues-covid19-emergency-temporary-standard-employers-with-100-employees-must-ensure-workers-are-either-vaccinated-or-tested-weekly http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Thu, 04 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0500 On November 4, 2021, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a new emergency temporary standard (ETS) that requires employers with 100 or more employees to ensure that their employees are either fully vaccinated or subject to COVID-19 testing at least once per week. The ETS will be published in... New Braunfels and Seguin Team Up Again for a Regional Job Fair http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38682/new-braunfels-and-seguin-team-up-again-for-a-regional-job-fair http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 03 Nov 2021 00:00:00 -0500 November 3, 2021 – Job Seekers looking for a change are invited to attend the New Braunfels and Seguin Regional Job Fair, scheduled to take place on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at the Seguin Coliseum located at 950 S Austin St. from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Approximately 40 employers... Report: Seguin’s crime declines with public’s help http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38555/report-seguins-crime-declines-with-publics-help http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sun, 31 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Dalondo Moultrie The Seguin Gazette   Working with the community is the name of the game when providing police services in Seguin, and authorities say it is paying off. The city of Seguin saw lower numbers of certain crimes committed thanks in part to the department’s community policing strategy, Seguin Police Department Assistant... GRMC’s Board of Managers highlight hospital’s continued success during a pandemic http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38552/grmcs-board-of-managers-highlight-hospitals-continued-success-during-a-pandemic http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Thu, 28 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 (Seguin) — GRMC’s board chairman is giving the local hospital a round of applause for its ability to offer the highest quality of care to its patients, all while operating during a pandemic. Dr. James Lee, the chairman for the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center’s board of managers, publicly highlighted the hospital’s efforts... GRMC named as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2021 http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38147/grmc-named-as-one-of-the-best-places-to-work-in-healthcare-in-2021 http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 27 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) – GRMC has made the grade when it comes to being a place where employees like to show up for work. Guadalupe Regional Medical Center (GRMC) has been selected by Modern Healthcare (MH) as one of the 2021 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The... County partners with city on Cordova Road maintenance http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38557/county-partners-with-city-on-cordova-road-maintenance http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 27 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Dalondo Moultrie The Seguin Gazette   Exhibiting a continued partnership, Guadalupe County and Seguin plan to share maintenance duties on land currently owned by both bodies and that soon will receive a facelift. Both the city and county, which co-own parts of Cordova Road between State Highway 46 and State Highway 123 Bypass... Police closing College Street for trick-or-treating http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38558/police-closing-college-street-for-trickortreating http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 27 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500  Felicia Frazar The Seguin Gazette Costumed children and their parents will get a real treat this year, as the Seguin Police Department helps to create a safer trick-or-treating experience on a popular road this year. For the first time, police officers will shut down a portion of College Street allowing children and... Pecan Fest events on tap for weekend http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38559/pecan-fest-events-on-tap-for-weekend http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 27 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Felicia Frazar The Seguin Gazette The city of Seguin is ready to get a little nutty in its celebration of the area’s top agricultural product. Pecan Fest is slated for a day full of events including trade days, a pecan cracking contest, a pub crawl and more. “Guadalupe County is still one of... Tyson Foods announces expansion of current facility http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38553/tyson-foods-announces-expansion-of-current-facility http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Mon, 25 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Darren Dunn (Seguin) — Another major economic development deal is coming to the city of Seguin. The city is announcing an expansion of the Tyson Foods poultry processing plant. Economic Development Director Josh Schneuker says they’ve successfully brought in a number of new companies over the last few... Pit master reacts to No. 4 ranking in the state of Texas http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38554/pit-master-reacts-to-no-4-ranking-in-the-state-of-texas http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre (Seguin) — What does it mean to be one of the pit masters for what is officially now one of the Top BBQ Joints in Texas? That’s the answer we all want to know following this week’s naming of the Seguin’s Burnt Bean Co.... Tyson Foods Investing $58 Million to Expand Operations in Seguin to Meet Growing Consumer Demand for Chicken http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38157/tyson-foods-investing-58-million-to-expand-operations-in-seguin-to-meet-growing-consumer-demand-for-chicken http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Wed, 20 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Seguin, Texas- The City of Seguin, the Seguin Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) and Tyson Foods, Inc. announced today that Tyson Foods, Inc. will expand its facility in Seguin, Texas to increase production capacity to meet increasing demand for Tyson chicken. The expansion project will represent a $58 million capital investment... New Early Head Start, Head Start Center opens doors in Seguin http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38141/new-early-head-start-head-start-center-opens-doors-in-seguin http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Tue, 19 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Seguin, TX, USA / Seguin Today Cindy Aguirre Enrollment of children plus hiring now underway (Seguin) — The Head Start program is on its way to serving even more children thanks to its new physical location here in Seguin. The new Early Head Start and Head Start Center opened its doors this past... Tour gives parents insight into Navarro $160M bond request http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media/p/item/38138/tour-gives-parents-insight-into-navarro-160m-bond-request http://www.seguinedc.com/news-and-media Sun, 17 Oct 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Dalondo Moultrie The Seguin Gazette Navarro ISD is experiencing growth that has its schools busting at the seams and something needs to be done, district administrators said. The district is asking voters to approve a pair of bond initiatives leaders say will address space and other facilities issues at the complex in...