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Monday, July 27 2015
On Tuesday, August 4, join us for a luncheon forum featuring Blinn College President Dr. Mary Hensley, Brenham ISD Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson, and Burton ISD Superintendent Dr. Edna Kennedy. This forum will be held from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the banquet room of the Blinn College Student Center. After a thorough national search, Blinn College named Dr. Mary Hensley the 15th ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, July 14 2015
Blue Bell Ice Cream news NOTE: Blue Bell Creameries will issue periodic updates to keep the public informed about developments and progress in the Blue Bell Ice Cream recall and the company’s process for returning to the marketplace. July 14, 2015 Blue Bell Creameries announced today that prominent Texas business investor Sid Bass has become an investor and partner with the company. ...read more
Friday, July 10 2015
Adam’s Angels Ministry will host its Annual 5K DASH on Saturday, October 3rd. The popular event is open to the public, and starts at 8:15 am in Brenham’s Hohlt Park Pavilion. Registration for the event as of today through July 14 th is $20 for ages 11 yrs. – 80+ yrs., $15 for ages 6 yrs. – 10 yrs. and $20 each for members that register as a team of 10. July 15 th is $25 ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01 2015
The countdown is on! TAILGATE 2015 will be held on Thursday, August 27. The Chamber will host this exciting event at Silver Wings Ballroom to kick off the Fall football season in style. Every team imaginable will be represented, and the spirit will be contagious. Get ready to enjoy all the food you can eat, plenty of foaming cold beverages, a fabulous auction, mingling, networking, music and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 25 2015
Buy Local – Why Should You? Local dollars support local services. Local merchants cater to your preferences. Local merchants invest & donate in your community. You support local jobs and local families. It has a ripple effect…the local merchants buy local, too! You drive less, save time, save gas, and often prices are lower. You’ll enjoy better service after the sale! When ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, June 04 2015
Small Business of the Year winner 2015 At the 2015 Small Business Forum hosted in Brenham on June 3, one local businesses received the honor of having been selected as the “Small Business of the Year” for 2015. The forum was co-hosted by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce and the Burleson County Chamber of Commerce at the Blinn College Banquet Room. Jon Hill, owner/manager of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release