Apple to be Leadership Duncan speaker
Ed Apple, a former chairman of the Oklahoma Corporation Commission and a ex-member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, will be the keynote speaker when members of Class XVI of Leadership Duncan, sponsored by the Duncan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, graduate May 1.
Ceremonies will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Duncan Golf and Tennis Club.
Duncan entrepreneur and longtime businessman M.J. “Mutt” Lewis was honored for his years of service and commitment to the community by the Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation (DAEDF).
Honeywell project nearing completion
After months of contracted work that has made significant change in several areas, the City of Duncan’s agreement with Honeywell International Inc. may be heading toward completion.
Council slows up waterline project
Although it’s a task that must be accomplished, the Osage Road water main project will have to wait a bit longer.
That’s what the Duncan City Council decided during this week’s regular meeting, when council members tabled an agenda item until the Feb. 28 regular meeting, despite having already received bids for the project.
Women's Haven opens 'Resale Haven' store
After more than two years of planning and several long hours of preparation, Resale Haven, a vision of Women’s Haven, opened its doors just over a month ago.
Women business owners should have retirement plans
If you’re a woman who owns a small business, you’ve got plenty of company. In fact, women own more than 10 million U.S. companies, and women-owned businesses account for about 40 percent of all privately held firms in the U.S., according to the Center for Women’s Business Research.
Comanche City Manager Tom Arnold resigns
During a special meeting of the Comanche City Council Monday evening, City Manager Tom Arnold tendered his resignation, effective immediately.
Banquet offers the State of DAEDF
The annual Duncan Area Economic Development Foundation (DAEDF) banquet Thursday night was a distinguished affair. Dignitaries from all walks of government and county were present as well as DAEDF board members, visible community members and business owners.
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Duncan plays host to GEDMT conference
This past week, Duncan hosted the Governors Economic Development Marketing Team’s (GEDMT) annual retreat and educational meetings. There were 50 Economic Development professionals from communities across Oklahoma and the business/industrial recruiters from the Oklahoma Department of Commerce in attendance for the two day meeting. This allowed Duncan to show off our community and the wonderful assets we have available.
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