Category Archives: Business

Women Workshop and Expo to be held on March 8

First Job Fair dates announced as Lone Star Park Readies for 2018 Thoroughbred Season

Lone Star Park is looking to fill some 300+ full-time and part-time seasonal positions for our upcoming Thoroughbred Racing Season which begins in April and we want you! So dress for success and bring your résumé to one of our job fairs scheduled in March. We offer a fun atmosphere, flexible schedules, competitive wages and great benefits. We also have an Employee Referral Bonus Program.

Skymates Flight Academy signs agreement with Envoy Air to train pilots at Grand Prairie Airport

An American Eagle E-175 lifts off from the Grand Prairie Municipal Airport after an agreement with Skymates Flight Academy to train Envoy Air pilots. ©Bob Fitch – 2018

Skymates Flight Academy, a new Grand Prairie Municipal Airport tenant, signed an agreement with Envoy Air on Friday to train pilots for Envoy, which operates as American Eagle, a regional carrier of American Airlines.

Chamber of Commerce hosts 2017 Community Awards ceremony

Rodney DeBaun accepts the Citizen of the Year Award at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce Community Awards Ceremony. @Bob Fitch – 2018

Thursday night, the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce held its annual Community Awards Ceremony at Asia Times Square honoring individuals, nonprofit organizations and business that served the community in 2017.