Category Archives: Members Making News

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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SPILLERS ORTHODONTICS ANNOUNCES 2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS Warner Robins, Georgia: May 28, 2019- Spillers Orthodontics is proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Spillers Orthodontics Scholarship. High school seniors McKinley Cranford and Makiyah Dee, both former patients, were selected from numerous applicants. Each will receive $1,000 to be applied toward tuition, books, fees, or any…
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TWO MIDDLE GEORGIA VETERINARIANS ARE GETTING THEIR OWN SHOW ON NAT GEO WILD Two Middle Georgia veterinarians are getting their own reality TV show on National Geographic. The show focuses on Vernard Hodges and Terrence Ferguson, who operate Critter Fixer Veterinary Hospital in Byron and Bonaire. MERCER UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TO EXPAND TO FULL FOUR-YEAR CAMPUS…
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SBDC WORKSHOP: EVERY DOOR DIRECT MARKETING OWN YOUR OWN MILE Small Business Owners have a wide variety of marketing tools to help them build their business, but not all of them are effective or affordable.  Direct Mail campaigns, when used in conjunction with other marketing strategies, can be very effective for the right type of…
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THE MEDICAL CENTER, NAVICENT HEALTH RECOGNIZED AS TOP HOSPITAL BY NEWSWEEK Macon Hospital Earns Top Billing in “World’s Best Hospitals 2019”  The Medical Center, Navicent Health (MCNH) has been recognized as a top Georgia hospital and as one of the best hospitals in the nation by Newsweek. MCNH ranked second in the state in this…
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MEMBERS MAKING NEWS 4TH ANNUAL HAYNEVILLE JAMFEST APRIL 27 Don’t miss the 4th Annual Hayneville JamFest on April 27th! The line-up for this event includes Stillwater, Wet Willie, Jack Pearson Band, and Bruce Brookshire and Friends. Online Ticket Sales end at 5:00 pm Friday, April 26th. Advanced ticket sales only! The National STEM Academy at…
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FVSU STUDENTS WIN THE FIRST INVENTURE PRIZE ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMPETITION Team ExtendoSocket, made up of FVSU students Ryeshia Cutliff, KeAndre Leaks, Prentis Marshall, and Derek Curry, won the Georgia Inventure Prize Competition, hosted by the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. The final round was be broadcast on April 4, 2019 on PBS stations around the state. The…
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