Community leaders break ground for VC's Emerging Technology Center
Aug. 3, 2013 at 3:03 a.m.
The ceremonial groundbreaking ceremony for Victoria College's Emerging Technology Center was held Tuesday morning in the Lone Tree II Industrial Park. The facility is expected to be in operation in spring 2015. Turning the first shovelfuls of dirt are: Victoria College President Tom Butler; VC Board Chairman Ronald Walker; trustees Robby Burdge, Luis Guerra, Josie Rivera and V. Bland Proctor; Victoria Mayor Paul Polasek; Charles Labay of Drymalla Construction Company; architect Rawley McCoy; Larry Garrett, Keith Blundell, Patricia Vandervoort, Florinda Correa, Jennifer Yancey, Betsy Crane and Sherri Pall, all of Victoria College; Victoria County Judge Don Pozzi; Dennis Patillo of the Victoria Economic Development Corp.; Lewis Neitsch, president of the Victoria Sales Tax Development Corporation; and VC mascot Captain Vic.