Skeeter Fishing Boats plans Kilgore expansion, adding 80+ jobs
Updated: Jan. 22, 2023 at 9:51 AM CST
The loss of Halliburton was a blow to the Kilgore economy. But with that loss, the Kilgore Economic Development Corporation immediately looked to Skeeter.
“Being adjacent to Skeeter’s property, it made sense. They were at a point where they needed room to grow. First phase is the purchase of about 12 acres of that site,” says KEDC executive director Lisa Denton.