Three honored for 50 years in business

The Texas Historical Commission, Sen. Brian Birdwell (R-Granbury) and Rep. Jim Keffer (R-Eastland) have recognized three Hood County businesses with Texas Treasure Business Awards from the Texas Historical Commission (THC).  Classic Chevrolet (formerly Durant Chevrolet), the First National Bank of Lipan, and the Lipan Telephone Company were honored at a recent meeting of the Hood County Commissioners Court. 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.