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KEDC Board of Directors Recommends Appointment of New Director
Oct 17, 2022
At its regular meeting September 13, the KEDC board of directors made a recommendation of appointment of a new Director to the Mayor and City Council.
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British Consulate to Visit Kilgore
Sep 2, 2022
Her Majesty’s Consul General Richard Hyde will be visiting Kilgore, TX on Tuesday, September 6th as part of their “Great British Road Trip 2022” tour.
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Skeeter Products in Kilgore Celebrates Craftsmanship Over 75-year History
Aug 29, 2022
From Skeeter’s origin in Shreveport, the company moved to Marshall and then to Longview before moving to Kilgore in the 1970s. Today, Skeeter's facility in Kilgore is 240,000 square feet across multiple buildings on a 35-acre site. It serves 150 dealers nationwide and also ships to Canada and Japan.
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Eric Wiggins Joins KEDC
Jul 1, 2022
Kilgore Economic Development Corporation (KEDC) announces that Eric Wiggins has joined KEDC as Business Development and Marketing Director.
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Kilgore EDC Hosts Texas Small Business Series
Jun 17, 2022
Texas Small Business Series held in Kilgore June 23, 8 AM - 1:30 PM, to connect small business owners with experts on small business topics.
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Projects
Kilgore, partners break ground on Roy H. Laird Regional Medical Health Sciences Education Center
May 3, 2022
The project includes new teaching and lab space for the college, as well as a potential expansion of CHRISTUS Good Shepherd’s footprint.
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Wagner Tuning cuts ribbon at grand opening of Kilgore location
Apr 29, 2022
The German auto parts manufacturer first broke ground in Kilgore in 2019 and construction continued throughout the COVID-19 pandemic beginning in 2020
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Six Kilgore College instructors receive annual NISOD Excellence Award
Apr 1, 2022
Six Kilgore College instructors are recipients of the annual National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award.
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KEDC receives 2021 Economic Excellence Recognition from TEDC
Feb 25, 2022
KEDC received the 2021 Economic Excellence Recognition Award by Texas Economic Development Council at the TEDC Winter Conference in Sugar Land.
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