Representative Lozano addresses Beta Pi
Vice President and Program of Works chair Grace Estringel presented a gift of appreciation to Rep. J.M Lozano.
Eagle Ford Quick Lube celebrates ribbon cutting
Joe Baker photo Owners, employees, family, friends and guests joined with Kenedy Chamber of Commerce officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony June 6 for Eagle Ford Quick Lube, located at 598 N. Sunset Strip.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Fracking fuels water fights in nationa s dry spots
The latest domestic energy boom is sweeping through some of the nation's driest pockets, drawing millions of gallons of water to unlock oil and gas reserves from beneath Earth's surface.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Texas' ravaged roads get funds to deal with fracking boom
Industrial vehicles going to and from oil and gas sites are a major burden to many county roads, which is why the state stepped up with some funding to fix them.
Biggest Valero store opens
Matt Naber graphic Store manager Don Hunt cuts the ribbon for the new store's grand opening as Kim Bowers, President and CEO of CST Brands, stands next to him with a crowd of CST representatives and local elected officials.
Sammis & Ochoa lands Big Red Dog as PR client
Civil-engineering and land-development consulting firm Big Red Dog has hired public relations firm Sammis & Ochoa to spearhead media relations, social media and community outreach campaigns.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Victoria Advocate
Enhanced drilling rules optimize shale benefits
Recently, the Railroad Commission strengthened regulations governing shale development.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
New Corner Store biggest in chain to ease Eagle Ford corridor congestion
Contributed photo A ribbon-cutting Friday in Three Rivers opened the largest Corner Store ever built.
U.S. oil production up as global demand falls
Driven partly by new discoveries in the Eagle Ford Shale, U.S. oil production saw its biggest annual increase ever in 2012, according to a report by BP Plc.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Port of Corpus Christi awards $12 million rail contract
The first phase of expansion comes in response to dramatic rail traffic increases, more than doubling over the last five years with the South Texas energy boom driven by the Eagle Ford Shale.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Eagle Ford kids learn all about energy
Students Dylan Farias, left, Jolie Mead, Kaycee Mabe and Lauryn Brynelsen conduct experiments in water power with the help of teachers Vannessa Chandler, top left, and Tara Jacob during STEM Camp in Karnes City on Tuesday, June 11, 2013.
Shell providing grant funding to rural Eagle Ford communities
Eagle Ford Shale communities participating in a University of Texas at San Antonio municipal-training program may be eligible for up to $15,000 in grant funding from oil giant Shell.
The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas
Prospering after prosperity of EFS
"By 2022 we estimate the economic impact will be $89 billion supporting 127,000 full jobs."
GreenHunter sells Eagle Ford liquid waste disposal well
GreenHunter Resources Inc., a Grapevine-based environmental and waste-management company, has sold its saltwater disposal well in the Karnes County town of Helena for $5.2 million.
Kenedy Chamber Town Topics
By: Kelsey Yeater Last week the Kenedy Chamber attended the Kenedy High School Scholarship Awards Banquet.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Recoverable shale oil grows to 26 percent of U.S. crude
Technically-recoverable reserves in U.S. shale plays such as South Texas' Eagle Ford represent 26 percent of the nation's crude oil and 27 percent of its natural gas, according to new U.S. Energy Information Administration data.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Mayor Larry Martinez issues news release
The Mayor of the City of Alice has been asked to be part of a planning sub-committee to put together a Fall Conference with the Eagle Ford Consortium in October 2013.
Two companies ready to bring high-speed data to La Vernia
A pair of telecommunications providers are preparing to build high-speed broadband networks in La Vernia, a Wilson County town thriving from Eagle Ford Shale-related business activity.
Pipeline operator Southcross names new vice president
Dallas' Southcross Energy Partners LP, a pipeline operator active in the Eagle Ford Shale, has named Gerardo E. Rivera to the newly-created position of vice president-natural gas liquids.