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Opportunity Zone

Yoakum named Federal Opportunity Zone in Lavaca County census track
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New Retail in Yoakum

Yoakum EDC Board members Gery Maneth and Elorine Sitka, with Economic Development Director Chuck Dart, present a ceremonial grant check to Chip Bubela, Anytime Fitness owner. Photo by Yoakum Herald-Times staff.
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Destination Marketing

Sometimes a business hits it right on the head. Several years ago, my work cohorts and I would frequent lunch in a non-descript medical office building. None of us knew the restaurant name. We only knew it as “Apple Pie”,
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