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.


Small Business Saturday

Published Saturday, November 19, 2016

Get out on Saturday, November 26th for Small Business Saturday! Support your local Small Businesses 


Made In Lufkin: A Startup Competition for Angelina County

Published Thursday, November 17, 2016

Do you have an idea for a new business or product? Get your idea before a group of local leaders for a chance to win $5,000!


9th Annual Salute to Healthcare Banquet

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016

For the ninth year, the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce hosts the Salute to Healthcare Banquet presented by CHI St. Luke’s Health Memorial. The Banquet recognizes and honors the exemplary achievements of several individuals in the local medical community.