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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Brenham, TX September 15, 2016 – Kyla Cmajdalka has joined RE/MAX Advantage as the newest member of its dynamic sales team. Kyla brings marketing experience and knowledge of the local agricultural sector . Although she is n ew to real estate, Kyla is ver y familiar with Washington and the surrounding Counties, and is a bright addition to the team. Kyla graduated from Texas A&M ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Friday, September 02, 2016
Did you shoot any great photos this year? Maybe during bluebonnet season, the County Fair, Hot Nights Cool Tunes, the Scarecrow Festival - or any other subject that reflects our beautiful Washington County? Plan to enter the 2016 "Slice of Life" in Washington County photo contest. It is sponsored by the Washington County Chamber every year. There are cash prizes plus the winning photo ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article
Thursday, September 01, 2016
September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and represents an annual opportunity for supporters nationwide to focus on and raise awareness of the challenges of childhood cancer. Adam’s Angels Ministry is a local charitable organization which supports families who face childhood cancer. Adams’ Angels Ministry was founded in 2004 out of a deep understanding and compassion for ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, August 15, 2016
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, brochure or magnet 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 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education
Wednesday, July 06, 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: Chamber, Community, 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
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