Youth Career Summit in Jasper today

Our local Workforce Solutions organized and hosted this event in Jasper today at the Wesley Center at First United Methodist Church.  Students in grades 8-12 from several surrounding school districts are attending to learn more about in-demand careers in Southeast...
JEDCO touts Airport Industrial Park at Jasper Air Show

JEDCO touts Airport Industrial Park at Jasper Air Show

JEDCO staff enjoyed being part of the 13th Annual Jasper Air Show this past weekend.  As one of the sponsors we had a booth near the entrance where we were able to show the public the available property in JEDCO’s Industrial Air Park on the eastern border of the...
JEDCO Supports Innovative New Higher Ed Alliance

JEDCO Supports Innovative New Higher Ed Alliance

JEDCO staff and board members attended the ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the formation of the Deep East Texas College and Career Alliance today at the Higher Education and Technology Center in Jasper. This innovative alliance provides dual-credit courses to...
Progress for Jasper – Jasper United Votes Yes

Progress for Jasper – Jasper United Votes Yes

Today, Jasper United voted to fund the building of a new headquarters for Provalus in downtown Jasper and to award the contract to Drewery Construction Inc. of Nacogdoches.   The new building will include restoring buildings on E. Houston at Main Streets and adding a...
New Parking Lot Complements Downtown Revitalization

New Parking Lot Complements Downtown Revitalization

  Members of JEDCO’s board of directors, The Jasper – Lake Sam Rayburn Chamber of Commerce and interested citizens celebrated the completion of a new parking lot in downtown Jasper. The lot, designed by McKinley-Golden Architects and built by Leland-Bradlee...
JEDCO Intros GIS Mapping with New Website

JEDCO Intros GIS Mapping with New Website

JEDCO launched a new and improved website this week at Jasperedc.com featuring a GIS mapping element useful to both site selectors and area commercial real estate brokers. The site was created by Sal Baldovinos and Ariel Digital Marketing.  The GIS mapping segment...