FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: ERIC R. MEYERS DATE: JULY 21, 2014 (903) 872-6571
US CONGRESSMAN JOE BARTON, STATE SENATOR BRIAN BIRDWELL , AND STATE REPRESENTATIVE BYRON COOK TO RECOGNIZE OIL CITY IRON WORKS, INC. FOR OUTSTANDING CONTINUOUS SERVICE IN TEXAS
Corsicana, Texas––U.S. Congressman Joe Barton, Senator Brian Birdwell and State Representative Byron Cook in conjunction with the Texas Historical Commission (THC) will recognize Oil City Iron Works, Inc. as a Texas Treasure Business Award winner. The Texas Treasure Business Award program pays tribute to businesses that have provided employment opportunities and support to the state’s economy for 50 years or more.
WHO: U.S. Congressman Joe Barton, Senator Brian Birdwell, State Representative Byron Cook, Eric R. Meyers, THC and local officials.
WHAT: Recognition of Oil City Iron Works, Inc. as a Texas Treasure Business Award recipient.
WHEN: July 21, 2014 @ 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: Oil City Iron Works, Inc.
814 S. Main St.
Corsicana, TX 75110
BACKGROUND: Created in 2005 and coordinated through the THC, the Texas Treasure Business Award program recognizes well-established Texas businesses and their exceptional historical contributions to the state’s economic growth and prosperity.