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Monday, May 23, 2016
On June 1, the Washington County Chamber of Commerce will host the Governor’s Small Business Forum in Brenham, co-hosted by the Navasota-Grimes County Chamber, Burleson County Chamber and Research Valley Partnership. The forum is sponsored by the Office of the Governor, Bluebonnet Electric, Brenham National Bank and Citizens State Bank. It will be a half-day event designed to provide small ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, May 09, 2016
The Washington County Chamber will co-host this Forum with the Burleson County Chamber, Navasota-Grimes County Chamber, Research Valley Partnership, and Office of the Governor of Texas on Wednesday, June 1, at the Fireman’s Training Center in Brenham. Business and civic leaders from throughout the region are invited to attend. The purpose of the Forum is to provide local businesses with ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
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
Friday, February 05, 2016
Annual awards & volunteer recognition announced at banquet A crowd of nearly 600 people attended the Annual Banquet held by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce and Brenham Economic Development Foundation on February 2. The theme was “Leadership: Sharing the Vision” and John Sharp, Chancellor of Texas A&M University System, was the keynote speaker. Senator Lois Kolkhorst ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, February 03, 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. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
2015 Photo Contest Winners Thanks to all the participants who entered the 2015 “A Slice of Life in Washington County” Photo Contest. More than 100 submissions were received from 10 individuals, giving the anonymous judges a large selection from which to choose our three winners. Entries were received from Houston, The Woodlands, and Bryan, as well as Brenham and Washington County. ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Human Interest