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Texas employers add nearly 50,000 jobs in robust February hiring

Texas employers added 49,800 jobs in February, marking the biggest one-month gain since last fall.

Job growth was driven by the state’s service-producing sector, with business services and private education and health services leading the way, according to data released Friday by the Texas Workforce Commission. Those employers accounted for just over 20,000 of the jobs increase.

Source: Dallas Morning News
Date Published: March 22, 2024
Author: Arcelia Martin

Announcing the DDC, DAC and DEC Partnership

The DeSoto Development Corporation has partnered with the DeSoto Area Chamber of Commerce and The DEC Network to offer comprehensive services for small businesses in all growth stages, from ideation to scaling. Bill Chinn, CEO of The DEC Network said, “The DEC Network is really excited to work with our partners in DeSoto. This combination is truly a one plus one is three.”

Brunchaholics in DeSoto gets the Keith Lee stamp of Approval

A gargantuan burrito loaded with fried catfish, mac-n-cheese and collard greens caught the attention of TikTok food critic Keith Lee while he was in Dallas recently as part of his national food tour. Lee, a Las Vegas local who orders takeout anonymously and rates each dish on a scale of 1 to 10, paid a visit to Brunchaholics in DeSoto to try its famous Soul Food Burrito.

Author: Claire Ballor
Published By: Dallas Morning News, Feb 5, 2024
Photo By: Daniel Carde