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    Friday, June 12, 2020
    Summer is upon us, and as we all spend more time at home, it’s the perfect time to update our outdoor space. Here are some ways you can take your backyard to the next level with helpful high-tech devices.  The foundation for a great yard is healthy green grass. A smart sprinkler controller lets you manage your sprinkler system from anywhere. It can cater to the specific needs of your lawn, by ...read more
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    Monday, April 13, 2020
    Debbie Grove, of DBGROVE ART, is proud to have been selected as this year’s Dogwood Festival Artist. She is a 1986 graduate of Mercer University with a Bachelors Degree in Art. She is a wife of 28 years and Mom to 2 grown daughters. Debbie has been an artist all of her life, always drawing and coloring as a child! Her passion to create lead her to teach elementary art before having children and ...read more
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    Friday, March 27, 2020
    Offering Free HD Meeting Service for 90 Days As the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve, we know many businesses are considering remote work options for their employees. To assist our customers during this challenging time, Kinetic Business is offering HD Meeting service free for 90 days if ordered by June 30. This service is a voice and video collaboration tool that helps keep ...read more
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    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Macon, GA - Cox announced today that it is adjusting operations in its Middle Georgia service area in light of the growing coronavirus pandemic and emergency orders issued by the State and local governing bodies. Despite these changes, Cox is committed to continuing to provide critical services to local homes, while keeping our employees, customers and communities safe. Cox technicians will not ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    ATLANTA, March 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Georgia Power Foundation, Inc. is investing $1 million in 2020 to support the state of Georgia in addressing the unprecedented impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. As Georgia Power continues to provide safe, reliable energy for its customers and works to ensure the safety and health of its employees, the company has recognized the strain the global health ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 11, 2020
    Congratulations Casserole Shop on the Grand Opening of their Perry Location! Owner Evan Acres said, “Our vision servanthood. Yes you can take it home and put it on your own table, but these casseroles are the perfect opportunity to put on somebody else’s dinner table when things are tough. It is a great blessing to be served by the City of Perry, and I hope that we can add an avenue for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 28, 2020
    MeMe's was selected as the January Business of the Month by the Perry Chamber Diplomats. Co-owner Avoly Pinkney Wainwright said, "Mom and I are just extremely thankful for Perry and all of the opportunities that it's provided for us to be among so many amazing women and men who are owning their businesses and are here everyday making them wonderful."The Chamber's Business of the Month program ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, November 22, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce celebrate the City of Perry’s new Community Development Office on Friday, November 22nd with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. The new location is at 741 Main Street in Perry. The mission of the Department of Community Development is to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the City by enforcing the ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 29, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Kollier & Co. on Wednesday, October 29th  with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Kollier & Co. is located at 926 Carroll Street in Perry. Kollier & Co. is a boutique inspired by women. Owner, Debra Dobbs, said “It has been a dream come true to have this opportunity to open in Downtown Perry. Starting our ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 16, 2019
    Perry, GA – On Wednesday, October 16, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Qualified Staffing as the October Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee of the Chamber. Qualified Staffing is a full-service employment agency specializing in light industrial, office/clerical, education, skilled trades, and professional placements. The award ...read more
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    Friday, October 04, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PERRY, GA – The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Massey Gordon on Friday, October 4th with a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration. Massey Gordon is located at 1019 Ball Street in Perry. Massey Gordon is a boutique offering a curated collection of items for the home and modern day life. Kelly Gordon will also run her full service interior design firm out of ...read more
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