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Eagle Ford, Texas is located in Dallas County. Zip codes in Eagle Ford, TX include 75212. The median home price in Eagle Ford is $253,000 which is roughly $80/per square foot.

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26 min ago | KXXV-TV Waco

San Antonio suburb plans to eliminate property tax

The mayor of a recently created San Antonio suburb wants to abolish a city property tax because of booming truck stop and online shopping sales.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

S.A. suburb to end property tax

Since becoming a city in 2008 and imposing a property tax, the South Bexar County community of Von Ormy has gradually reduced its tax rate as sales tax proceeds have risen.

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MySanAntonio.com

TexStar plans Eaglebine-to-Houston pipeline

TexStar Midstream Logistics Pipeline LP is looking for companies that want to move Eaglebine crude oil and condensate on its planned TexStar East Texas Pipeline.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

El Paso Times

Fracking

Mexico energy officials said Chihuahua and three other northern border states are ripe for fracking, a controversial and widespread method that is used to extract shale gas and oil from the ground.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Alice24-7.com

Industrial property values fall in JWC

Anthony Ruiz News Jim Wells County experienced a significant decrease in its net taxable value according to certified tax rolls recently released by the county's appraisal district, most notably in the City of Alice and the Alice Independent School District.

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Fortune's fastest growing companies in Texas

Spouting black gold: Another crude-oil player taps a vein of deep profits in the Eagle Ford and Bakken shales.

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Review: Dobie West performers knock - Dividing the Estate' out of the park

By Ben Tinsley The Progress GEORGE WEST - It's probably safe to say you probably won't think about wealth the same way again.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

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Oversized signs emphasize driver safety

The Texas Department of Transportation hosted a press conference in Karnes City July 29 to help draw attention to their media campaign aimed at making state highways safer to drive.

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KAUZ

Texas schools need to fill void left by oil boom

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports that schools in Alice, Pettus, Three Rivers and Freer say they are losing qualified staff because of wage competition and housing shortages.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Mexico prepares to list oil fields open to foreign bids

Key details of Mexico's overhaul of its energy industry will come into focus on Wednesday, when longtime oil monopoly Pemex learns which fields it gets to keep for future exploration.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Texas Highways

Olive & Well

Apparently feral pigs like olives. I am walking through narrow rows of arbequina olive trees on the outskirts of Carrizo Springs with Jim Henry, the man who founded the Texas Olive Council and perhaps knows more about making Texas olive oil than anyone else in the state.

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KGNS-TV Laredo

Fracking brings employment, but not without risk

Switching gears to the fracking business thats brought a lot of employment opportunities to our area, but with that also comes risks.

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Business Journal

American Midstream plunking $300 million in Eagle Ford Shale

American Midstream Partners LP is expanding the company's asset base in the Eagle Ford Shale via new acquisitions.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Countywide

Plea for deputies remains unmet

The sheriffs office's hope that more deputies would be on patrol fell off the edge of a limited county budget.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

New city of Sandy Oaks chooses first aldermen

Eight candidates competed for five alderman slots in the Southeast Bexar County community, which includes the Waterwood Park subdivision.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

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TxDOT places oversized signs to emphasize driver safety

Joe Baker photo A giant-size sign placed near the Karnes County Courthouse sends a message to local drivers highlighting TxDOT's recent Be Safe.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Business Journal

San Antonio firm seeks to build $5 million waste disposal site in DeWitt County

San Antonio-based Petro Waste Environmental, a company that processes non-hazardous solid oilfield waste, has filed an application with the Texas Railroad Commission to develop a $5 million landfill in one of the Eagle Ford Shale's busiest drilling areas.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

Court rules in favor of counties

DeWitt County judge Daryl Fowler and commissioners court led the charge into Austin asking the 83rd Legislature to give some of Texas' 'rainy day fund' to counties impacted by Eagle Ford Shale oil discovery.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Business Journal

Legislation opening Mexican oil fields heading to finish line this weekend

Luis F. Gomar, partner-in-charge of Strasburger & Price's Mexico City office, says firms active in the Eagle Ford are in a good position to enter Mexico's liberalizing energy business.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

DeWitt County STAAR preliminary results

DeWitt County educators will continue improving across the board in order to surpass the goals set for next year's State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness.

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