economy

Walmart to Close 269 Stores, Nearly 30 in Texas
Wal-Mart has announced plans to close 269 stores across the U.S. and globally.  According to a press release, officials with Wal-Mart indicated that after assessing their portfolio for 2015, there was a need for these closures to ensure Wal-Mart remains a healthy business.
Gas Prices in East Texas Flirting With the $4 Mark
School will be out soon and summer vacations will begin. Will gas prices keep you close to home? For some it’s “gas prices be darned … road trip ON!!”
Most gas prices in East Texas are still below $4 per gallon, but some stations are flirting with …
Girl Scouts Discontinue Cookies
Say it ain't so!
Snack fans united in shock and disbelief on Tuesday after The Wall Street Journal reported that the Girl Scouts would be discontinuing a few varieties of their popular cookies. The economy hasn’t been kind to the cookie business over the past couple of years…