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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Chamber University

Published Sunday, January 1, 2017

Department of Labor's Overtime Rule- Temporary Injunction Issued

Published Wednesday, November 23, 2016

On November 22, 2016, a federal judge issued a temporary injunction that blocked the changes to the new regulation by the Department of Labor.