• News for Human Interest

    Thursday, April 12, 2018
    Take a look at this morning's Dogwood Festival interview with our President Darlene McLendon on The Fox Classic Hits Network! https://www.dropbox.com/s/2c7xzk9qbikc7rd/Perry Dogwood Fest 041218.mp3?dl=0
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -          Join the Perry Chamber in welcoming a new member, Premier Designs, Laurie Hill, Independent Distributor.  Laurie's mission at Premier is to help women simplify their lives and look beautiful in the process.  Welcome Laurie!
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  PERRY, GA The Perry Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome one of its newest members, Land to Hand.  Land to Hand was founded by Lori Freeman and Jodi Daley in 2014 to develop a more sustainable approach in managing our community farmers markets and special "foodie" events.  Several community leaders, farmers, business owners are working together to create a local food ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE MEDIA RELEASE -Perry, GA - On Tuesday, March 20, 2018, the Perry Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Perry Players Community Theatre as the March Business of the Month. They were nominated and chosen by the Business Development Committee. As a non-profit organization run largely by volunteers, their mission is to ignite a passion for performing arts in Houston County and ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -  PERRY, GA -  The Perry Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes The Speech Path as its newest member.  Their team is led by Kate Lewis, Owner, Ashley Herndon and Kimberly Rigdon, Occupational Therapists, Ashlyn Defoor, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Lauren Nadekow, Leah Yates, Alex Harrell, Lauren Larrauri and Mollie Giddens, Speech Pathologists, Ashley Skeen, Office Manager, ...read more
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    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 - Please join the PACOC in welcoming our new Member, Pearson Farm.  On the lawn of the home of his great-grandparents, Lockie and Emma, stands a sign acknowledging the establishment of their home in Zenith, Georgia. A home then surrounded by peach orchards and pecan trees; a home and yard full of 12 children and the trappings of a 1900's era farm. More than 130 years later, ...read more
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    Monday, March 19, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - The Perry Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of Georgia Aerial Solutions to its membership. Georgia Aerial Solutions is a family owned and operated drone service provider that helps elevate your perspective by providing quality aerial services. Call Blake Bohannon at 478-256-8735, georgiaaerialsolutions@gmail.com, or visit their website ...read more
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    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
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    Wednesday, December 13, 2017
     PRESS RELEASEContact:Bonnie Giles, Events and Communications DirectorPerry Area Chamber of CommercePhone: (478) 987-1234Bonnie@perrygachamber.comwww.perrygachamber.com  Perry Chamber Celebrates with Firehouse Subs PERRY, GA- On Tuesday, December 12th, the Perry Chamber of Commerce and the Perry Fire Department held an Uncoupling Ceremony for the new Firehouse Subs in Perry, Georgia. Owners Will ...read more
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    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASEContact:Bonnie Giles, Events and Communications DirectorPerry Area Chamber of CommercePhone: (478) 987-1234Bonnie@perrygachamber.comwww.perrygachamber.com  Perry Chamber Celebrates with New Local Business PERRY, GA- On Friday, November 17th, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Starbucks in Perry, Georgia. From their ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Economic, Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 07, 2017
    Perry area chamber of commerce  PRESS RELEASEContact:Bonnie Giles, Events and Communications DirectorPerry Area Chamber of CommercePhone: (478) 987-1234bonnie@perrygachamber.comwww.perrygachamber.com  Perry Chamber Celebrates with New Local Business  PERRY- On Friday, November 3rd, the Perry Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Serenity Nail Shop in Perry, Georgia. Serenity ...read more
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    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
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