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Thrift Store needs your help to stop trash, dumping

Thrift Store needs your help to stop trash, dumping

By Kathryn Jones Editor Contrary to the saying, one person’s trash is not always someone else’s treasure. On many mornings, volunteers at the Thrift Store on Vernon Street arrive to…

Certified Retirement Community specialist to speak

Special to the Current The public is invited to hear Michelle Spodnik, a Trade and Business Development Specialist with the Texas Department of Agriculture, speak about how a Certified Retirement Community…

UT study of Longhorn genome traces global ancestry back to Columbus

UT study of Longhorn genome traces global ancestry back to Columbus

By Daniel Oppenheimer University of Texas College of Natural Sciences Texas Longhorn cattle have a hybrid global ancestry, according to a study by University of Texas at Austin researchers published in the Proceedings…

The Undercurrent: A first for Glen Rose — and hopefully not the last incentive to attract business

The Undercurrent: A first for Glen Rose — and hopefully not the last incentive to attract business

By Kathryn Jones Local government sometimes uses tax abatements to lure new business. But short of giving tax breaks, cities such as Glen Rose are using an economic development tool…

Council to consider adding water slides to river, economic development agreements

Council to consider adding water slides to river, economic development agreements

By Kathryn Jones Editor Installing water slides on the Paluxy River and entering economic development agreements with two businesses are among the items on the Glen Rose City Council’s Monday…

Set goals, stay ‘green’ to grow business, Williams tells chamber members

Set goals, stay ‘green’ to grow business, Williams tells chamber members

By Kathryn Jones Editor Local entrepreneur Michael Williams knows a few things about setting goals. That’s what he does regularly as head of his own Glen Rose-based M Companies, which…

Chamber cuts ribbon on new collision repair business

Chamber cuts ribbon on new collision repair business

Juan Castaneda (center) cuts the red ribbon on his Ray’s Collision Repair business as members of the Glen Rose Chamber of Commerce help him and his family celebrate. Ray’s Collision…