SPECIAL TO THE TIMES DISPATCH Josh Conlee, who recently began serving as board chairman for the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, is encouraging the organization to develop a new vision strategy in 2021. “A strategic community plan is a roadmap for our community to rally round and work toward a singular path forward for Lawrence [...]
Renee Bland (left) has been named as the new executive director of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce. With her are Anita Davidson (center) who recently began serving as office manager, and Josh Conlee, who recently began his term as board chair.
The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, with City of Walnut Ridge officials, hosted a ribbon cutting for Triple Faith Boutique on Thursday afternoon. On hand were (from left) Dr. Brett Cooper, Bill Wilcoxson, Rhonda Fowler, Angie Abbott, Debbie Smith, Mayor Charles Snapp, owners Christy Steele and Shelly James, Jackie Snapp, Renee Bland, Paula Haskins and [...]
Bob and Sharon Kary (center), new owners of Shepherd Care Association of NEA, cut the ribbon during the grand opening of the recently reorganized 501-C3 non-profit. Also on hand for the event were (front, from left): Dr. Brett Cooper, Shepherd Care Board Member Angela Augustine, Debbie Smith, Angie Abbott, Renee Bland; (back) Mayor Charles Snapp, [...]
Alanna Mondy (center) with the new Valero station at Portia cuts the ribbon Monday morning during a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce. Also participating were Chamber representatives (from left) Aaron Andrews, Gretchen Hunt, Cindy Smith, Kathy Bradley and (not pictured) Dina Rose. The store, which recently reopened under the ownership [...]
Sunlight Nails & Spa officially cut the ribbon Tuesday on their newly renovated location at 107 West Main Street in Walnut Ridge. Participants in the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce were (from left): Kathy Bradley, Janet Fugitt, Cindy Smith, owners Net and Kerry Jones of Strawberry, Ashley Jones and Gretchen Hunt. [...]
The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Estes Auto Sales, located at 105 Northwest Texas Street in Hoxie, on Tuesday morning. On hand for the event were (from left: Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker, City Clerk Katie Smith, Cindy Smith, owner Joe Estes, Jeremy McLaughin, Gretchen Hunt and Kathy Bradley.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for Simply Stitched Designs in Walnut Ridge was held Tuesday morning. On hand for the ceremony were (front, from left): Alex Prestidge, owner Amanda Prestidge, Andrew Prestidge, Katie Smith, Rita Prestidge, Steve Prestidge, Kathy Bradley; (back) Mayor Charles Snapp, Lesa Walter, Jon Walter, Lonnie Smith, Dina Rose and Aaron Andrews. Co-owner Adam [...]
McGinty's owners Terry (second, from left) and Laury McGinty, and son, Kyle McGinty (left) cut the ribbon for their new business open inside Blondiee's Salon in Hoxie. On hand for the ribbon cutting were Chamber of Commerce Chair Dina Rose, Blondiee's owner Rhonda Doolin, Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker, Hoxie City Clerk Katie Smith and Chamber [...]
The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday afternoon at the new Tractor Supply store in Walnut Ridge. Employees, elected officials and Chamber and community representatives participating included (from left): State Rep. James Ratliff, Garrett Garvin, Alan Edmondson, Samuel Light, Frema Gipson, Roger Herriott, Doran Gregory, Mayor Charles Snapp, Store Manager David [...]