• News for Community

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Bridal’s by Gilbert as the June Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Bridals by Gilbert is a full-service bridal salon created by a mother and daughter duo, Maria and Mary Margaret Gilbert. The family business caters to the Georgia ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated InStyle Nails on Wednesday, June 12th with a ribbon cutting. InStyle Nails is located at 1307 Ball Street Suite 300. InStyle Nails has over 10 years of industry experience. Their well trained technicians are ready to pamper clients and leave them feeling rejuvenated and satisfied. InStyle Nails takes pride in being ...read more
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    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated Giles Outdoor Power Equipment on Wednesday, June 12th with a ribbon cutting. Giles Outdoor Power Equipment is located at 1002 St. Patrick’s Drive in Perry. Coy Giles, owner and operator, has extensive experience in the outdoor power equipment industry. Giles Outdoor Power Equipment is the premier dealer for lawn ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    For Immediate Release, Perry: The Perry Kiwanis Club through is Scholarship Committee has been awarding scholarships to deserving Perry High and Westfield students for thirty-six years.  This year’s awards are valued at $1750 per year for four years provided the student maintains a 3.0 grade point average.   2019 Scholarship Winners:  John Levi Martin, Olivia Eubanks, and Eva Catherine ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated 3 members today with a group Ribbon Cutting at 900 Carroll Street. Interior Window Coverings Plus, owned and operated by John Sloot, offers all types of window coverings from faux and wood blinds to shutters. Sloot has worked in Interior Design since 1981 and his work has been featured on HGTV. For an appointment, call 678-644-8578 or email ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new location of Moody & Associates Law Office, LLC on Friday, May 31st with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Moody & Associates is located at 905 Jernigan Street in Perry. Moody & Associates is experienced in all estate matters and accustomed to litigating contested estates and construction ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated Lighthouse Nursing Agency on Wednesday, May 29th with a ribbon cutting and celebration of community involvement. Lighthouse Nursing Agency is located at 1040 Keith Drive. Lighthouse Nursing Agency can supply your facility with a variety of healthcare professionals who have a wide range of certifications and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    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 other related expenses for their first year of college. “What ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated Southern Sass DIY & Décor on Thursday, May 16th with a ribbon cutting and celebration of one year in business. Southern Sass DIY & Decor is located at 736 Carroll Street STE 19 in Perry. Southern Sass DIY & Decor is a boutique DIY studio and shop in Perry, GA. They offer hands on DIY workshops to create wood signs and decor. They also take ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Thursday, May 16th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Robins Financial Credit Union in Perry as the April Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Robins Financial Credit Union has a mission to deliver Better Banking. For some, Better Banking means customer service. For others it's all about great ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce and Robins Regional Chamber celebrated AF Realty Group on Tuesday, May 14th with a joint ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. AF Realty Group is located at 760 Commerce Street in Perry. Amanda Fiebig, owner and broker, is an experienced real estate professional in the Middle Georgia area, with a Master of Business ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Friday, May 10, 2019
    Release date: May 8, 2019 PERRY, Ga. – Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network communications, today announced the addition of Jenny Heron to the Georgia field sales team. “Jenny is a great leader,” said David Emig, director of business operations in Georgia. “We look forward to leveraging her skill set to serve our customers in Georgia.” Heron has nearly 10 years of experience in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 09, 2019
    Perry, GA - The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for Spring Quarter 2019. During the presentation held May 9, 2019, at Springhill School, the students were joined by their administrators, family, and friends. Antonio Watkins, the High School Initiatives Coordinator with Central Georgia Technical College, welcomed everyone before introducing ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    For Immediate Release Perry: The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee is pleased to announce the Students of the Months of March and April 2019. The recipients were presented the award on April 25th at the Chamber Office with their principals or school administrators, family, and friends in attendance along with 2019 Chamber Chair Dey Palmer, members of the Board of Directors, and ...read more
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    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated with Walmart in Perry on Thursday, April 18th as they launched their online grocery. This service gives customers the gift of time as they are able to shop for groceries online, pull up the store, and have their groceries delivered to their car. The service is available to all with the use of the Walmart App, and is ...read more
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    Thursday, April 18, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Thursday, April 18th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized AppleCare in Perry as the April Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  AppleCare Immediate Care is dedicated to providing quality healthcare to patients whenever possible. AppleCare believes it is equally important to promote good health in ...read more
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    Monday, March 25, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE  PERRY KIWANIS CLUB RECOGNIZES OCTOBER SCHOLAR ATHLETES  Perry - The Perry Kiwanis Club recognizes that there are many outstanding young people in our community. Each month during this school year, the Kiwanis Club recognizes a Scholar Athlete from Perry High School and/or The Westfield School. The students honored excel not only academically, but athletically as well.  On March ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 25, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE  THE SPEECH PATH WINS THE TRAILBLAZER AWARD AT THE GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR TELEHEALTH At the Global Partnership for Telehealth (GPT) conference last week, The Speech Path won the Trailblazer Award for creating an innovative teletherapy program currently being used in some rural Georgia schools.  The program uses the video conferencing technology offered through the GPT platform in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized YES It’s Consignment as the March Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Yes It’s Consignment is an upscale consignment store dedicated to providing the best in new and gently used apparel and accessories for the family. Suzanne Evans, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE  PERRY KIWANIS CLUB RECOGNIZES OCTOBER SCHOLAR ATHLETES  Perry - The Perry Kiwanis Club recognizes that there are many outstanding young people in our community. Each month during this school year, the Kiwanis Club recognizes a Scholar Athlete from Perry High School and/or The Westfield School. The students honored excel not only academically, but athletically as well.  On ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Fair Harbor RV Park & Campground as the February Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Fair Harbor RV Park & Campground has been in business for over 20 years, and its amenities include fishing, bingo, Saturday morning breakfast, and horse ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    For Immediate Release:  Perry Kiwanian of the Year Awarded to Mike Baker  Perry, GA: For 2018 the Kiwanis Club of Perry chose Mr. Mike Baker as the Kiwanian of the Year. This award has been given since the club’s formation in 1938. Bonnie Giles, the club President, said Mr. Baker was chosen because of his dedication to the community and his leadership of the club during the past few years. Mr. ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    For Immediate Release:  The Kiwanis Club of Perry Renames Award After Kiwanis Hero  Perry, GA: The Kiwanis Club of Perry renames the Kiwanian of the Year award for Mr. Ted Heath. Mr. Heath has been a member of the club since 1998 and served as the Secretary for many years. Before his passing in 2018, the Kiwanis Club of Perry depended greatly on his knowledge and wisdom concerning Kiwanis. Mr. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Monday, January 14th, 2019, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Coldwell Banker Robbins & Free as the January Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  Coldwell Banker Robbins & Free provides full service to the Perry, Warner Robins, and the whole Middle Georgia area. The staff and agents at Coldwell ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    PERRY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE  PRESS RELEASE  Perry, GA – On Wednesday, November 5th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized O’Neal Insurance Agency as the November Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  O’Neal Insurance Agency has been doing business in Perry, Georgia since 1922 and are committed to building a ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    Perry, GA – On Friday, November 7th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Country Financial – Wendy Johnson Agency as the October Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Country Financial serves roughly one million households and businesses throughout the United States. The Wendy Johnson Agency offers a wide range ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    For Immediate ReleasePerry: The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee is pleased to announce the Students of the Month for October 2018.  The recipients were presented the award on October 25th at the Chamber Office with their principals or school administrators, family, and friends in attendance along with 2018 Chamber Chair Dan Perdue, members of the Board of Directors, and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, October 29, 2018
    Announcing the winner of the third Diplomat of the Quarter for 2018! Ken Mullis - ComSouth powered by Hargray! Congratulations Ken! Thank you for all your hard work and dedication! We appreciate you! Ken is pictured here with our 2019 Chair, Stephanie Hill - State Bank & Trust and our 2018 Chair, Wendy Johnson - Country Financial. The Perry Diplomat Committee is a program by the Perry Area Chamber ...read more
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    Monday, October 22, 2018
    PERRY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE  PRESS RELEASE Perry, GA – On Friday, October 19th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized The Swanson as the October Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. The Swanson restaurant was purchased and opened in 2002 by Mike and Kim Sheridan. Located in the historical Cox-Swanson home in ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 03, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce and the Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce celebrated with Turner’s Fine Furniture on Wednesday, October 3rd at their new location in Bonaire, GA. Austin and Fortson Turner, fourth-generation owners, are dedicated to continuing their family’s history of providing quality furniture and service.  As the largest independent ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated the beautiful remodeled location of Mossy Creek Natural this past Thursday. Mossy Creek Natural is a bohemian-styled gift shop with an in-house Apothecary lab; they create locally made bath body products and also offer classes and workshops. Stop by 915 Carroll Street in historic, downtown Perry, Georgia or call 478-224-7998 for ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commerce PRESS RELEASE  The Perry Chamber Celebrates With Abba HousePERRY, GA- On Monday, September 17th, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Abba House thrift store location on Sam Nunn Blvd. in Perry, Georgia. Abba House Ministries are focused on helping broken women be made whole by helping them break free from addiction and abuse. ...read more
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    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASEPerry, GA – On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Westmoreland & Slappey Animal Hospital as the September Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.When you bring your pet to Westmoreland & Slappey Animal Hospital, you can rest assured that you ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASE  The Perry Chamber Celebrates With The New Arby’sPERRY, GA- On Monday, August 27th, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Arby’s in Perry, Georgia. The restaurant is the first new store that owner, Mike Kuzminsky, operates. He has several restaurants in the Middle Georgia area and spoke about the excitement they had ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Perry Chamber Celebrates with New Owner of Local BusinessPERRY, GA- On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Alfa Insurance Bobby Ryals in Perry, Georgia.Bobby Ryals opened his agency in March of 2018. His goal for his agency is to provide the one on one service that existed back in the “good ole days”. By marrying the use of today’s ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commercePRESS RELEASEPerry, GA – On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Elwood Waites Insurance Agency as the August Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  The agency was originally founded in 1968 by Elwood’s uncle and aunt, Lewis and Betty Jacobs. Elwood moved to ...read more
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    Monday, August 13, 2018
    immediate Media releaseEmily Reece - Perry Chamber’s Diplomat of the QuarterPerry-The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce names Emily Reece as Diplomat of the Quarter for the 2nd quarter in 2018. Wendy Johnson, Chairman of the Perry Chamber Diplomats, presented Ms. Reece with the award at a Chamber meeting on Thursday.In recognition of her exceptional personal attention to Chamber Member Businesses, ...read more
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    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASEPerry, GA – On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized the Lumpkin Full Service Center as the July Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber.  The Lumpkin Family has been running the business since 1962 giving them 56 years in business in November of ...read more
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    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASE  Perry Chamber Celebrates with New Local Business PERRY, GA- On Tuesday, July 24th, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Perry Wellness Salon and Day Spa located at 725 Carroll Street in Perry, Georgia. The business is a full service salon offering a master cosmetologist, a master barber, an advanced nail technician, and ...read more
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    Monday, July 16, 2018
    Perry, GA - Congratulations to Historic Downtown Perry voted #1 Best Shopping Center in The Telegraph's 2018 Best of the Best contest! The certificate was presented to the Perry Chamber's Downtown Merchants Council on Thursday, July 12.
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    Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    Perry Chamber Celebrates with New Local Business PERRY, GA-On Tuesday, July 3rd, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Ryan Mosley State Farm in Perry, Georgia. Ryan said the following, “A huge thank you to everyone who came out to support us during the ribbon cutting. Starting this agency has been a dream of mine for years and I truly feel blessed to be where I am ...read more
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