Focus Areas

  • 1) Broadband

    a) Connected Texas County Survey
    b) Plan for increased capabilities

  • 2) Business Recruitment

    a) Firearms / Ammunition Industry
    b) Craft Manufacturing Industry

  • 3) Business Retention

    a) Montague Boot Company purchased by Fenoglio Boot Company
    * Pine Street Property Lease / Purchase Contract (August 15, 2015)
    * Embroidery Equipment Loan Contract (February 2016)
    b) American Original Ballglove Co.
    c) TexasOne GIS - Commercial Availability Inventory Project
    d) Medical Training - RN Training Reimbursement with Nocona Hospital
    e) Nocona Chamber of Commerce - Retention Contract (April 2015)

  • 4) Tourism

    a) Baseball Glove / Bootmaking Heritage Tour (Leather Experience)
    * Video Production
    * Location Determination
    * Equipment Donations
    b) Wayfinding Signage
    * Downtown Venues
    * Tales 'n' Trails Museum
    c) Tourist Business / Hospitality Training
    d) Brochure and Other Marketing Materials
    e) Bed Space
    * Hotel / Motel
    * B&B
    f) Vineyards & Wineries - Montague County Property

  • 5) Youth Engagement

    a) Moving Image Industry
    * Movie Institute Summer Camp in Nocona
    * Skills / Technology Summer Camp Scholarships
    * Incubator / Accelerator
    b) Entrepreneurship

  • 6) Retail

    a) Nocona Western Wear Store - Internet Sales Assistance
    b) Craft / Antique Outlets
    c) Restaurants / Entertainment

  • 7) Quality of Life

    a) Thoroughfare Revitalization
    * Clay Street
    * Hwy 82 Improvements
    ** Super 2 Ringgold to Henrietta
    ** 4-Lane Nocona to Ringgold)
    * Conservation District
    b) City Infrastructure Support
    * Chisholm Trail Rodeo Grounds
    * Indian Oaks Golf Course

  • 8) Marketing

    Web Presence - Streamline and Integrate

  • 9) Community Planning

    a) Nocona Community Round-up Sessions
    b) Leadership Montague County