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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Washington County Chamber Members are invited to join in the process to nominate future board members. The Chamber needs five to seven new board members each year to fill a three-year term. Suitable candidates will fit this description: - An active member of the local business community - Participates in Chamber events and programs - A decision maker in his or her field - Interested in serving ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
The countdown is on! TAILGATE 2016 will be held on Thursday, August 25. 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, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, June 30, 2016
On Wednesday, August 3, the next event in the Washington County Forum Series will feature Brenham ISD Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson and Burton ISD Superintendent Dr. Edna Kennedy providing updates on K-12 Education. The forum will be held from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the banquet room of the Blinn College Student Center. Dr. Walter Jackson has been the Superintendent of Brenham ISD ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Education
Friday, June 03, 2016
At the Governor’s Small Business Forum hosted in Brenham on June 1, two local businesses received statewide distinction, having been selected as the “Small Business of the Year” for 2016. The awards were given out in two categories: businesses with 1-25 employees and those with 26-100. The forum was co-hosted by the Washington County Chamber, Burleson County Chamber, Grimes ...read more
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Spotlight on Barcelona Have you ever dreamed of traveling to Spain? The Washington County Chamber is pleased to be hosting a group travel tour of Barcelona next February! Thanks to professional tour company, Collette Vacations, and Chamber member Cricket Cruise & Travel, we are able to offer a one-week tour of Barcelona for an amazing price. The tour takes place February 4-11, 2017. (There is ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Education
Friday, April 01, 2016
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