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Tuesday, September 16 2014
College Station is one of nine cities participating in a Texas bike tour commemorating the life of Ted Jones, who was instrumental in opening Edward Jones's first branch office, according to Financial Advisor Billy Starnes, one of three advisors in the Brenham Area. The bike tour celebrates the life of the firm's second managing partner, Ted Jones, and commemorates his unique vision of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, September 15 2014
Attend "CHAMBER 101" Tuesday, September 23 at 5:30pm Chamber of Commerce Conference Room 314 S. Austin St., Brenham Want some low-cost/no-cost marketing ideas? Want simple ways to get more online exposure? Attend this fun and informative one-hour session to hear the latest on what benefits are available to you as a Chamber member. If you wish, bring your laptop or tablet for hands-on ...read more
Friday, September 12 2014
Promote Your Business at the 2014 FALL FROLIC-Ladies Night Out with the Chamber The Chamber hosted the first annual “Fall Frolic-Ladies Night Out with the Chamber” last October at Silver Wings Ballroom in Brenham. It will be hosted again on Thursday, October 30, 2014. Over 300 ladies attended last year with friends, moms, sisters, church group pals, neighbors and coworkers. Everyone ...read more
Thursday, September 04 2014
Many people do not realize the importance of keeping their hard-earned dollars in their own community. The Washington County Chamber’s Buy Local Awareness committee is now holding a contest to inspire businesses and community members to shop locally, share their stories, and become eligible for cash prizes. It’s a win/win for you and your business and community. As a local business ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, August 18 2014
Bogus Advertising Alert We have heard from several members in the past couple of weeks that an out-of-town printing company has been calling around to get people to advertise on a calendar or brochure that they said would be distributed by and/or was endorsed by the Washington County Chamber. That is false. (The caller also says it will be distributed by the City and/or County, and as of this ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber
Wednesday, August 06 2014
The Washington County Chamber and Infintech, a national provider of credit card processing for all types of business, have partnered together to launch an exclusive new Chamber member benefit. Through this partnership, Chamber members will have the opportunity to participate in a nationwide group discount program to accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express card transactions. ...read more
Saturday, July 12 2014
Picture yourself on an amazing trip to tropical paradise with wildlife galore! The Washington County Chamber is pleased to be hosting a group travel tour of Costa Rica in February 2015. Thanks to professional tour company Collette Vacations and Chamber member Cricket Cruise & Travel, we are able to offer an eight-day tour of Costa Rica for an amazing price. The tour will be February 9-17, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, General News Article