Houston Businessman, Philanthropist George P. Mitchell Has Died At 94

George Mitchell in 2005
Local business icon and fracking pioneer George Mitchell has died today. He was 94 years old. Mitchell founded Mitchell Energy and Development and was also instrumental in founding The Woodlands. He was born in Galveston in 1919 and died at his home there this morning.
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Jack Williams

Director of News Programming

News Director Jack Williams has been with Houston Public Radio since August of 2000. He's also a reporter and anchor for Houston Public Radio's local All Things Considered segments...