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East Texans flock to Longview job fair

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Those looking for new jobs or trying to break back into the workforce, got a little help from the KLTV Job Fair Thursday at the Maude Cobb Activity Center in Longview.

Employers from all kinds of industries were there looking to hire. For many, it was an opportunity to meet and network with numerous prospective employers at one place.

"So far I've met some very interesting companies and they're giving very good information about themselves and I like that a lot because that tells you what you could get and could not get," said Deborah Tanner, a job seeker.

"Network which is an important part of finding a job," said Michael Hand, a job seeker. "Networking not just to people in here (employers) but to people that come here (job seekers)."

KLTV will be hosting another job fair Wednesday, March 17th, at the Rose Garden Center, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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