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News Releases & Events

Wharton ISD Proposes School Bond Issue
10/26/18

$59 Million Bond Would Facilitate Needed Changes​   Studies show that building age, lighting, furniture, and structure could help or inhibit a student's success. With a School Bond Issue...
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Wharton Hazard Mitigation- Phase 1 receives 100% Federal Funding
07/06/18

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced July 5 how it will allocate billions of dollars for more flood-mitigation efforts. Of the allocations announced July 5, the largest portion is more...
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Business Disaster Recovery Breakfast
09/29/17

7:30 AM Wharton Civic Center 1924 North Fulton Street Wharton, TX
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SBA Mobile Center to Open in Wharton
09/11/17

  HURRICANE HARVEY News Release SBA Austin Joint Field Office Sept. 11, 2017 DR-4332-TX NR 009 FEMA News Desk: 512-490-3890 FEMA-HarveyTxNewsDesk@fema.dhs.gov     Mobile Disaster Recovery Center Opens...
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*UPDATE* Recovery Resources
09/07/17

In response to conflicting information WEDC and the Wharton Chamber are working diligently to identify resources and streamline processes to help our businesses get the help they need.  The...
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East Wharton Progress 2017
08/15/17

Wharton Progress 2017
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Get Skills To Work
04/25/17

Are you having trouble filling your manufacturing position? Looking to hire veterans? We have a solution for you. Get Skills to Work unites manufacturers and educators to prepare and place...
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RECENT NEWS
Wharton ISD Proposes School Bond Issue

Oct. 26, 2018 - $59 Million Bond Would Facilitate Needed Changes​   Studies show that building age, lighting, furniture, and structure could ...  READ MORE

Wharton Hazard Mitigation- Phase 1 receives 100% Federal Funding

Jul. 6, 2018 - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced July 5 how it will allocate billions of dollars for more...  READ MORE

Business Disaster Recovery Breakfast

Sep. 29, 2017 - 7:30 AM Wharton Civic Center 1924 North Fulton Street Wharton, TX...  READ MORE

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