2017-07-27 / Front Page

Chamber welcomes new members


New members of the Chamber of Commerce include (front, l-r) Pam Carter, Marcus Mason, Larice Mc­Cord, Kermit Laney, Katelyn Norman, Gyvonne Pinkston, (back, l-r) Chris Bradford, Terrie Turner, Nicole Kelley, Harry Hafer, Melissa Fox, Beth Putnam, Paula Henderson, and Zay Banks. New members of the Chamber of Commerce include (front, l-r) Pam Carter, Marcus Mason, Larice Mc­Cord, Kermit Laney, Katelyn Norman, Gyvonne Pinkston, (back, l-r) Chris Bradford, Terrie Turner, Nicole Kelley, Harry Hafer, Melissa Fox, Beth Putnam, Paula Henderson, and Zay Banks. The Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce met on Monday, July 17, to elect a new Board of Direc­tors who are “excited about the future of the organization.

“In recent years, many have considered the Chamber dead, but this board is full of life,” a spokes­man said.

New members include Pam Cart­er, Marcus Mason, Larice McCord, Kermit Laney, Katelyn Norman, Gyvonne Pinkston, Chris Bradford, Terrie Turner, Nicole Kelley, Harry Hafer, Melissa Fox, Beth Putnam, Paula Henderson, and Zay Banks.

During the meeting, the group broke down into several round- tables, which discussed the future of the Chamber and how it might have a positive impact on the com­munity. Subsequently, these ideas were presented for the board to consider.

Leadership of several commit­tees, including marketing, member­ship, and festivals were appointed, and the leadership of other com­mittees was tabled until the next meeting.

For those interested in becoming part of the Chamber of Commerce, call 706-359-7970, email LCGAChamberOfCommerce@gmail.com, or call Chris Bradford, media contact, at 706-359-7930.

The Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce is located 112 North Washington Street.

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