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Women Taking Charge: August Women's Networking Luncheon

Published Thursday, July 20, 2017

Join the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce for a time of personal and professional growth at the Women’s Networking Luncheon. Dorothy Gibbons, CEO & Co-Founder of The Rose, will be speaking about “Women Taking Charge: Health or Wealth or Personal Time- It’s your Life!”. As a CEO, wife, author, mother, yoga instructor, advocate, speaker and lecturer at the Jung Center, her labels are many and like most women she juggles the demands of a professional, public and personal life, seldom finding a true balance. Dorothy will give thoughtful and practical applications for taking charge of your life.

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Small Business of the Year Nominations

Published Friday, July 14, 2017

Nominations for the 2017 Small Business of the Year Awards are now available. The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce is recognizing and honoring a company in each of three separate “Small Business” categories.

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Register for the 20th Annual Neches River Rendezvous

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017

Grab your canoes and life jackets for a day full of family fun. The 20th Annual Neches River Rendezvous is Saturday, June 3 at International Paper’s North Boggy Slough Wildlife Management Area. This scenic 10 mile canoe trip is designed to promote outdoor wilderness adventure in East Texas by framing a day of paddling with panoramic Neches River and beautiful forests. Whether you are an avid adventurer or a family looking for a fun outdoor experience, the Neches River Rendezvous has something for everyone.

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Sign Up for the Chamber Golf Tournament!

Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Lace up your golf shoes and practice your putt, the Chamber Golf Tournament is coming! Join the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce on Monday, April 3rd at Crown Colony Country Club for the Chamber Golf Tournament presented by Premier Kia.

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Athena Leadership Award Nominations Now Available!

Published Friday, February 17, 2017

The Athena Leadership Award is presented to woman who is honored for professional, excellence, community service and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.  Each year, Women’s Networking Luncheon will honor one Angelina County Woman who exudes these qualities. Nomination forms are now available.

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Chamber Passes Resolution Opposing A through F Ranking System for Public Schools

Published Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce passed a resolution stating their opposition concerning the “A” through “F” accountability rating system put in place for Angelina County public schools. After a series of discussions, the Chamber of Commerce Board unanimously passed the resolution.

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Texas State Forest Festival Receives 13 Awards at TAFE Conference

Published Friday, January 20, 2017

It was another successful year for the Texas State Forest Festival.  The 32nd Annual Texas State Forest Festival was recognized in many categories at the Texas Association of Fairs and Events (TAFE) at their annual convention in January.  The 32nd Annual Texas State Forest Festival took home thirteen awards.

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Tickets on Sale Now for Dueling Pianos

Published Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Back by popular demand, Dueling Pianos brings their brand of sing-along, clap-along, interactive FUN to the Pitser Garrison Convention Center on Saturday, February 11, 2017.  Presented by the Leadership Lufkin Alumni Association and the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce, the night of infectious music and laughter will give much needed support for Leadership Lufkin and Leadership Tomorrow programs and scholarships.

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