Meetings are held once a quarter. Speakers from various aspects of business, education, etc. are invited to speak.

The fourth quarter meeting is also the Annual Chamber Banquet, which includes the presentation of Awards and Honors for the past year.

man-year

Milton Smith (left) was honored as the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s Man of the Year at the 2013 annual banquet. Presenting the honor is Dr. Brett Cooper, the outgoing board chair.

woman-year

Gretchen Hunt (right) was honored as the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s Woman of the Year at the 2013 annual banquet. Presenting the honor is Fran Cavenaugh, the incoming board chair.

business-year

Mike Montgomery (right), owner of Goin’ Postal, accepts the Business of the Year award at the 2013 Chamber banquet. L.J. Bryant presented the award.

community-service

Jon (from right) and Lesa Walter of Walnut Ridge were presented with the Community Service Award at the 2013 Chamber of Commerce banquet. Dr. Brett Cooper presented the award.

industry-year

L.J. Bryant (second, from left) presents the Industry of the Year award to Custom-Pak during the 2013 Chamber of Commerce banquet. There to accept the award were (from left): Billy Cullum, facility operations manager, Andrew McDonnough, general manager, and Brently Massey, manufacturing manager.

agriculture-business-year

Dr. Brett Cooper (second, from right) presents Lawrence County Seed Company with the Agriculture Business of the Year award during the 2013 Chamber of Commerce annual banquet. Owners (from left) Rick and Brenda Burris and manager Caleb Wall were there to accept the award.