Nueces County Judge Loyd Neal's name was immortalized Thursday at the Nueces County Airport in Robstown.

County Commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to name a new $1.2 million hangar that will soon be constructed there the "County Judge Loyd Neal Airport Terminal."

The project is expected to break ground in December.

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