Category Archives: Members Making News

read for the record Read for the Record is on Thursday, November 7. They’re celebrating their 14th anniversary of Read for the Record, with the book Thank You, Omu by Oge Mora! This fun event focuses on bringing communities into schools to raise awareness about the critical importance of early literacy. For this year’s event,…
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James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP welcomes new team member James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP, a full-service law firm with offices in Macon and Atlanta, announces the addition of attorney Campbell Brantley to the Firm’s Financial Institution and Real Estate practice group. Campbell focuses his practice on commercial real estate transactions, commercial lending, and government-guaranteed lending. Prior to joining James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP, Campbell was an attorney…
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WRATS 2045 MTP  Public Open House The Warner Robins Area Transportation Study (WRATS) acts as the Metropolitan Planning Organization for all of Houston County and a northeastern portion of Peach County. WRATS helps with the planning and coordination of transportation improvements for the Warner Robins Urbanized Area. WRATS is currently developing the 5-year update to…
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MORRIS BANK WELCOMES NEW TEAM MEMBERS Morris Bank is pleased to welcome Ben and Penny to our Houston County team! It’s growth like this that keeps us growing strong. Ben is joining us to lead our Houston County team as Market President, overseeing all Houston County operations. Ben comes to us with over 20 years…
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Houston County Prayer Gathering on Patriot Day Patriot Day is an annual observance held on the 11th of September. The day was created in2001 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress and signed into law by President George W. Bush. The Houston County Community Prayer Gather will be held Wednesday, September 11, 2019,…
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 Drones not Allowed at Thunder Over Georgia Air Show Base officials are reminding people planning to attend the Thunder Over Georgia Air Show Sept. 28 and 29 if they bring a drone, an F-15 will promptly be dispatched to shoot it down. OK, so not really. The 78th Security Forces Squadron will allow you to…
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tax-free retirement strategy workshop September 10 & 18, 2019:  Learn how to generate a Tax-Free Retirement during a FREE Retirement Strategy Workshop at Centerville Library September 10th at 6:00 pm & Nola Brantley Memorial Library on September 18th at 6:00 pm. Learn how to qualify for a tax-free retirement plan, understand if you are saving…
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Georgia Southern University Alumni Associations names Brian Joiner to their “40 Under 40” We would like to congratulate Chamber Board Treasurer, Brian Joiner on being named a “40 under 40.” The Georgia Southern University Alumni Association recognizes young alumni that are leading the way in business, leadership, community, educational and/or philanthropic endeavors. The forty were…
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HOUSTON COUNTY  TO HOST SURPLUS AUCTION JUNE 6TH The Houston County Board of Commissioners in Perry, Georgia has declared surplus to their County vehicles, miscellaneous equipment and impounded vehicles too numerous to list. Details and terms are listed below. For additional information, please call the Purchasing Department at (478) 218-4800.  The auction will take place…
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