Job Opening - Director of Membership

Published Monday, November 11, 2019
LUFKIN/ANGELINA COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE POSITION DESCRIPTION: Director of Membership Reports to: Tara Watkins, President/CEO Summary of Position: Membership Director assists the President in establishing action plans which support the program of work and are consistent with the adopted organizational goals. The Incumbent plans, coordinates and more»

ELEVATE Marketing Summit

Published Friday, November 8, 2019

Please join us at the ELEVATE Marketing Summit on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 8 AM - 3 PM at Timber Creek Church Conference Center in Lufkin. This Marketing Summit is designed to teach new strategies and showcase proven methods that will further your business and/or non-profit mission. The cost is $35 for Chamber Investors and $50 for Non-Chamber Investors. Seating is limited! Please send in your RSVP to 


Salute to Healthcare

Published Monday, October 21, 2019

The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 12th Annual Salute to Healthcare banquet on Thursday, November 7th at the Pitser Garrison Convention Center.

The annual banquet honors the medical and healthcare professionals in Angelina County.  An award ceremony recognizes the exemplary achievements of several individuals in the local medical community.  Four awards are given: Nurse of the Year, Healthcare Professional of the Year, Individual of Merit, and a special Lifetime Achievement Award. 

This year’s banquet features guest speaker, Dr. Robert Morrow, Market President of Houston and Southeast Texas at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas.

Tickets are $40 per person or $500 for a reserved table for 8.  

Purchase your tickets by calling the Chamber at 936-634-6644 or email


First Friday Luncheon and Presentation of the Silver Spike Award

Published Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Join us this Friday for the October First Friday Luncheon at Crown Colony Country Club at 12PM.

We will hear from Dr. Michael Simon, President Angelina College and award the Jack O. "Butch"  McMullen Jr. Silver Spike recipient.

Register Here


35th Annual Texas State Forest Festival presented by Brookshire Brothers September 18-22

Published Tuesday, September 10, 2019

It's time for the biggest event of the year in the Pineywoods.  Check out all the fun stuff happening this year at


Sign up to be in the Texas State Forest Festival Parade

Published Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Would you like to showcase your business in the Texas State Forest Festival Parade?  Please contact Nicole Roberts at or 936-634-6644 to sign up.  The deadline is this Friday, August 30th.


New Investor Showcase and August First Friday Luncheon

Published Friday, July 19, 2019

We have a number of new Chamber Investors that we can't wait to introduce you to.  Join us at the Pitser Garrison Convention Center on Friday, August 2 at 11:00AM to walk through the New Investor Showcase and get to know our new people.  They will have booths set up with their products/services.  This is an opportunity to not only meet them but also support our local businesses.

First Friday Luncheon will begin at noon with a presentation from our Chamber President, Tara Watson-Watkins on the State of the Chamber.



Join us for First Friday Luncheon on July 12th

Published Monday, July 1, 2019

Join us for lunch and a presentation at 12:00PM at Crown Colony Country Club as we hear a presentation by Lonnie Hunt, Executive Director of  Deep East Texas Council of Governments.
DETCOG brings together counties, cities, school districts and other local governments across a 12-county region, working together to coordinate regional planning, provide important services, promote economic development, and improve the quality of life for residents of our region. 
You can RSVP here or call us at 936-634-6644 to reserve your spot.  The price is $15 per person.
First Friday Luncheons are sponsored by Lufkin Coca-Cola.