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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 $265,000 which is roughly $80/per square foot.

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Wednesday | Business Journal

Texas continues to lead in oil sector job growth

Texas has surpassed 300,000 jobs in the oil and natural gas sector as the energy boom drives job growth for a fourth straight year.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Texas oil production hits 2.16 million barrels a day

The Texas Railroad Commission reported Tuesday oil production in June reached 2.16 million barrels a day, up from 2.14 million the previous month and 29 percent from a year ago.

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Texas Tribune

Lawmakers Take Closer Look at Earthquakes in North Texas

A road in the Eagle Ford Shale area in South Texas. The natural gas drilling boom is straining the region's rural roads.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Barge traffic sees growth at Port of Victoria

Set dates for budget hearings: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 15; 1 p.m. Sept. 18; 10 a.m. Sept.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

KBTX-TV Bryan

With Focus on Oil, Companies Waste Natural Gas

A newspaper analysis has found that no region in Texas has burned off as much natural gas while obtaining oil as in rural South Texas' Eagle Ford Shale, an area that has a shortage of pipelines that could transport the gas to processing plants.

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KTEN-TV Denison

With focus on oil, companies waste natural gas

A newspaper analysis has found that no region in Texas has burned off as much natural gas while obtaining oil as in rural South Texas' Eagle Ford Shale, an area that has a shortage of pipelines that could transport the gas to processing plants.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

KGNS-TV Laredo

Webb County Proposes Tax Increase

Monday Commissioners court will hold a public hearing to discuss a tax increase.

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MySanAntonio.com

Up in Flames

Retired Karnes City Police Chief Nolan Jonas owns property near an oil and gas collection site by Karnes City, Texas.

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Business Journal

Domestic oil boom is keeping imports low

U.S. imports of crude oil have dropped to their lowest levels since the mid-1990s as oil production from shale formations in Texas and North Dakota steadily increase.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KTRH-AM Houston

Von Ormy will have no property taxes effective next year

Truckers passing through on their way to the very busy Eagle Ford Shale find Van Ormy a convenient place to fill up and grab a bite to eat.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KBTX-TV Bryan

Oil and Gas Boom Discussed at B/CS Chamber Economic Outlook Luncheon

Oil and gas drilling is big business in the Brazos Valley, raising property values and bringing high paying jobs across the state.

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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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Chron

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

The Countywide

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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