• June 24, 2016

Business

Husband, wife cook up Cajun delights at Cove corner store

The family-owned Purple Gator, with its Cajun cuisine, continues to cook up a recipe for success — along with its delicious gumbo, etouffee, Po Boy sandwiches and many more food items.

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Spa celebrates one year in business

Celebrating a one-year anniversary is usually a pretty big step in life, regardless of what kind it is. But when that anniversary is for a business, the feeling of accomplishment can be pretty a...

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Four trends to capitalize on in 2016

To help your business grow in 2016, consider these trends and how well you execute in each area.

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Husband, wife cook up Cajun delights at Cove corner store

The family-owned Purple Gator, with its Cajun cuisine, continues to cook up a recipe for success — along with its delicious gumbo, etouffee, Po Boy sandwiches and many more food items.

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Friday 03/25/2016
Spa celebrates one year in business
Posted: March 25, 2016

Celebrating a one-year anniversary is usually a pretty big step in life, regardless of what kind it is. But when that anniversary is for a business, the feeling of accomplishment can be pretty amazing.

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Friday 01/01/2016
Four trends to capitalize on in 2016
Posted: January 01, 2016

To help your business grow in 2016, consider these trends and how well you execute in each area.

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Friday 11/27/2015
Candy Outfitters chosen as December Business of the Month
Posted: November 27, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors chose Candy Outfitters as their Business of the Month for December.

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Friday 10/23/2015
Fitness center named Business of the Month for November
Posted: October 23, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors named Anytime Fitness as the November Business of the Month on Wednesday.

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Friday 10/02/2015
Small-business owners learn better communication skills at EDC workshop
Posted: October 02, 2015

It’s a busy world today and people often don’t have the time to listen to what a stranger may have to say. Especially if that person is trying to sell them something, regardless of whether what they are selling is a product, service, an idea or a request for funding to research what the effect of shrimps on treadmills would be to the oceanic environment.

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Friday 09/25/2015
Frames and Things chamber’s October Business of the Month
Posted: September 25, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors chose Frames and Things, in Cove Terrace, as their October Business of the Month.

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Friday 08/21/2015
Cove gym named Chamber Ambassador’s September business of the month
Posted: August 21, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors honored one of the chamber’s newer members, Crossfit Beyond Limits, as their September business of the month during a presentation Wednesday.

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Friday 07/31/2015
Chamber ambassadors name Lil' Tex Restaurant August business of month
Posted: July 31, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce ambassadors chose Lil’ Tex Restaurant as the August Business of the Month.

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Sunday 07/12/2015
Champion CrossFit athlete holds seminars in Copperas Cove
Posted: July 12, 2015

COPPERAS COVE — National CrossFit competitor Alex LaChance took the opportunity to coach, mentor and work out with city residents Saturday at CrossFit Beyond Limits.

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Friday 07/10/2015
‘Cow-rific Creations Night’ today from 5 to 7 p.m. at Chick-fil-A
Posted: July 10, 2015

Chick-fil-A is offering a free meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner) to any customer who visits one of its 1,900-plus restaurants fully dressed as a cow on Tuesday.

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Friday 06/26/2015
Recommended reading for owners of small, medium businesses
Posted: June 26, 2015

Every time I do a workshop or presentation, I end with a list of resources— including a list of books. At one of my recent talks, someone asked what other books I would recommend for business owners.

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Friday 06/19/2015
Waffle Cone is chamber Ambassadors' July Business of Month
Posted: June 19, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors awarded John Hayes of Waffle Cone as their July Business of the Month during a ceremony at the restaurant Wednesday.

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Saturday 05/30/2015
Belated ribbon-cutting for Bones Cracked Ribs BBQ
Posted: May 30, 2015

The Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Bones Cracked Ribs BBQ at 3401 W. Stan Schlueter Loop in Killeen on Thursday.

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Friday 04/24/2015
EDC hosts first roundtable discussion
Posted: April 24, 2015

The Copperas Cove Economic Development Corporation offers an array of services such as free workshops and seminars, general business assistance, access to networking events with other business professionals and on Tuesday night, another service, a “Roundtable Discussion,” was introduced at the Entrepreneur Center.

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Friday 04/10/2015
New housing development opens
Posted: April 10, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday for Heartwood Park, Cove’s newest housing development.

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Friday 04/03/2015
Air conditioning business makes Cove its new home
Posted: April 03, 2015

The Copperas Cove Chamber of Commerce, with a little help from the Chamber Ambassadors and Wee Little Miss Rabbit Fest Hadlie Perry, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony welcoming Muegge Air Conditioning and Heating as Copperas Cove’s newest business Wednesday at a location on U.S. Business Highway 190.

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Businesses prepare kids for Lemonade Day
Posted: April 03, 2015

Although the greater Killeen/Fort Hood area Lemonade Day is May 3, that didn’t stop Cove residents from taking on the task of entrepreneurial preparation when Chick-fil-A and Ace Hardware hosted Lemonade Kids’ Day on Saturday.

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Friday 03/13/2015
Chick-fil-A donation helps Cove House feed those in need
Posted: March 13, 2015

It happens all too often in today’s society — a person gets up, makes breakfast, gets the kids off to school and then goes to work as usual only to find out they no longer have a job.

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