Olney once again has a permanent home on the Internet thanks to a joint effort between the Olney Industrial Development Corporation and the Olney Chamber of Commerce. The site, OlneyTexas.com, is now up and running, though work on its implementation really began more than a year ago.

“We needed a new one,” said Wiley Hughey, director of the OIDC. “Our old one was just outdated.”

The OIDC, which bankrolled the project, hired Crane-West, an advertising and web design agency based in Wichita Falls, to design a fresh, new website to showcase the community’s strongest assets.

“It has worked out really well,” he said. “It’s about 99 percent complete, and just needs some updating and information.”

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