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The Chamber Connection for Feb. 18, 2010

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84th Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet was a HUGE Success!

Thank you to everyone who braved the weather to attend the Chamber of Commerce Banquet. Just as we had anticipated, the food was fabulous, the speaker was amazing and the awards were “much deserved."

We would like to congratulate all of the 2009 Winners:

  • Caregiver of the Year: Sue Colley
  • Growth & Renewal: Muddy Jakes
  • Ambassador of the Year: Charlotte Baxter
  • Community Pride: Tax Aide & Cheryl Spears; Brookshires & Barry Halcomb
  • Educator of the Year: Trish Elliott
  • Agriculturist of the Year: Jarvis Family Farms
  • Lady of the Year: Barbara Law
  • Small Business of the Year: Studio 9 Hair Salon
  • Large Business of the Year: Carriage House Manor
  • Citizen of the Year: Mickey McKenzie

We would also like to thank our door prize sponsors: Carriage House Manor, ABC Autoplex, Frontporchnewstexas.com and Cody Drug.

A big special thank you goes to all of the Chamber of Commerce Board members, Ambassadors and Banquet Committee members who made the evening so incredible!!!

Other people and businesses who assisted in making the “In the Heart of Hopkins County” a special evening:

  • Ms. Cindy Brinker Simmons
  • Danna’s Florist
  • Flowerland Florist
  • KSST/Channel 18
  • Echo Publishing
  • Sulphur Springs Floral
  • April Showers
  • High School Leadership Students
  • NE Texas Farmer’s Co-op
  • Wal Mart


Steps 2 Strides will host Business After Hours from 5:30-7 p.m. on February 18th

If you are looking for a way to meet business people in Hopkins County, this is the prefect opportunity! Stop by Steps 2 Strides in the Factory Outlet Mall on Thursday, February 18th, at 5:30 on your way home from work. It is a great chance to meet other local business people, have wonderful food, as well as have the chance to win great door prizes!


Sulphur Springs Library will host a Book Talk Friday March 5th

East Texas author Dr. Stephen L. Turner will lead a book talk on Friday, March 5th, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on his works “Out of the Wilderness” and “On the Camino Real.” This event is free to the public with limited seating.


Don’t miss these opportunities

Feb. 18: Business After Hours at Steps to Strides-5:30-7:00pm

March 24: High School Leadership Ethics Class

March 25: Business After Hours at Hopkins House at 6:30pm

March 30: Phoenix Rising All Natural Skin Care Ribbon Cutting at the Chamber Office

April 9: Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament


Business of the Week

We would like to congratulate the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce

Business of the Week:

The Propane Company

1201 Loop 301 NE

Sulphur Springs, TX 75482


“The Propane Company: Local folks taking care of focal folks“ — Charles Askins

That’s all for now…have a GREAT week!




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