AMP receives $50K grant
23 May 2019
May 23, 2019 (Richard A. Todd, Herald Democrat)
The W.B. Munson Foundation recently issued a $50,000 grant to the Advanced Manufacturing Program.
Board member Merry Munson Wyatt presented the check to members of the Advanced Manufacturing Consortium Wednesday at the offices of Workforce Solutions Texoma. The Advance Manufacturing Program started in recent years as a training tool to help students prepare for locally-available jobs while completing their high school courses. Through these courses, local economic developers have said they hope to give graduates a head start and advantage when seeking employment in local industries.
AMP students receive $5,000 scholarshipsMay 14 2019
May 14, 2019 (Richard A. Todd, Herald Democrat) Thirty students received $5,000 scholarships for the Advanced Manufacturing Program during a ceremony in their honor Tuesday night at Grayson College. The students were presented with their respective certificates in the first scholarship awards ceremony for the program. AMP Chairman...
Apr 17, 2019, Drew Smith, Herald Democrat Area industries, educators and economic developers celebrated the state’s decision Wednesday to fund $1.3 million in local staff-training opportunities and equipment purchases. Representatives of the Advanced Manufacturing Consortium and the Advanced Manufacturing Program gathered at Grayson College, where Texas Workforce Commissioner...
SEDCO recognized for 2018 accomplishmentsMar 25 2019
Mar 25, 2019, Herald Democrat: The Sherman Economic Development Corp. recently celebrated its inclusion among an annual list of recognized economic organizations across the state. SEDCO was formally named to the Texas Economic Development Council’s 2018 Economic Excellence Recognition program on Feb. 21 at the council’s legislative conference in...