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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
Monday, February 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
Wednesday, January 13 2016
Welcome to the Chamber's newest Presidential level member: BBVA Compass. Pictured here receiving their Presidential Member plaque from Chamber President Page Michel (right) is Wendy Frazier, Branch Manager. The "Presidential Member" designation is given to those that invest $1650 or more in annual dues. Presidential level members make a major investment in our community and share ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Saturday, November 07 2015
Brenham Historical Tour Package: "Step Into the Past" Five historical sites in Brenham are now open with regular hours on Saturdays to share the community’s colorful heritage. The grand opening of Step into the Past Historical Tours was celebrated in early October. “Brenham has fascinating places that have never before opened to the public,” said Doug Price, director ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Chamber, General News Article