• News for Education

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  PERRY, GA The Perry Chamber of Commerce will hold a Lunch and Learn seminar on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 11:30 to 1:00 PM, at the Board of Education Annex, 1600 Macon Road in Perry.  The United States Secret Service presents Fraud & Identity Theft, with Senior Special Agent Derek Lyman.  Lunch is sponsored by Georgia Bob's BBQ, and the cost is $25.00 for Members and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
    Thursday, March 22, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE MEDIA RELEASE -  PERRY, GA -  The Perry Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce its Students of the Month for March 2018. Darlene McLendon presented the certificates to this month's outstanding students. From Left to Right, representing Perry High School, Charley Lollis; representing Veterans High School, Nicholas Yasechko; and representing The Westfield School, Emily Bourque.
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 19, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  Please join the Perry Chamber of Commerce in welcoming our new member, The Alzheimer's Association of Central Georgia! We are so happy to be a part of what you are doing here. The Alzheimer’s Association works on a global, national and local level to provide care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. We are here to help. The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Monday, March 19, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  Let's all give a big Perry welcome to one of our newest members, Stripling's General Store!! Welcome! From our custom cut meats, to our southern specialties, to our rustic building design, this family business is steeped in tradition. Stop by for some famous Stripling’s sausage, take home a handful of our delicious jerky for the family, or just browse the store when ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, March 12, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  Perry, GA - The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for Winter/Spring Quarter 2018.  During the presentation held March 8, 2018, 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, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, March 02, 2018
    On Friday, February 23, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held its Student of the Month Awards for January and February.  Ellie Knight (January) and Liz Bryan (February) represented The Westfield School, Melinda Barron (January) represented Perry High School, and Lindsey Lee (January) and Jacob Davidson (February) represented Veterans High School. Join us in congratulating these fine students and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, December 19, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPerry, GA - The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for the second quarter of the 2017-2018 school year. The students honored were: Karma Cochran, Morningside Elementary School; Joel Ballard, Kings Chapel Elementary School; John Wesley Prickett, Perry Middle School; Elijah Pollock, Langston Road Elementary School; Sierra ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Friday, November 03, 2017
    Perry Chamber Holds Annual State of The Community LuncheonPERRY-The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Perry Chamber of Commerce hosted the Annual State of the Community Luncheon on November 1st, 2017 at the Houston County Board of Education Annex (Perry, GA). The topics of discussion included the current state of local affairs; future plans; and the progress made in the Perry area during 2017. ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release, Economic, Political
    Thursday, October 26, 2017
    For Immediate Release:  Perry, GA - The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Student of the Quarter Awards for the first quarter of the 2017-2018 school year.  During the presentation held October 19, 2017 at Springhill School, the students were joined by their administrators, family, and friends.  The Perry Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Darlene McLendon, welcomed ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, September 29, 2017
    For Immediate Release Perry: The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee is pleased to announce the Students of the Month for September 2017.  The recipients were presented the award on September 28th at the Chamber Office with their principals or school administrators, family, and friends in attendance along with 2017 Chamber Chair, Dale Williams, members of the Board of Directors, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, April 27, 2017
    For Immediate Media Release  Perry, GA - In a ceremony that took place on April 27 at the Perry Chamber of Commerce, President/CEO, Darlene McLendon, presented the winners of the 2017 Sam Nunn Citizenship Award.  Amari Hope, a student at Tucker Elementary and Emma Kate Bulger, a student at The Westfield School, each received a certificate, a letter from Sam Nunn, and a check for $50.00 during the ...read more
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