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As manufacturing jobs pick up steam in Central Texas, more women are joining the industry

More women are taking interest in manfacturing, one Austin nonprofit is saying. (Shutterstock)

More women are entering manufacturing and it’s coming at a time when the Austin area is flush with job opportunities in the industry.

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Kendra Scott and 5 others to be honored in Texas Women's Hall of Fame

Gov. Greg Abbott and the Governor's Commission for Women announced Monday that they are inducting six "extraordinary" Texas women, including one Austin face, into the Texas Women's Hall of Fame for 2020-2021.

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Austin claims four of America’s richest self-made women

Eight Texas women have made Forbes' latest and sixth annual America's Richest Self-Made Women list released Tuesday. Of the eight, four of them call Austin home, which is more than any other city in the state. Together, the Austin women are worth more than $4.8 billion.

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