It is time once again to collect nominations for the Rockbridge County’s People’s Choice Awards. We are seeking nominations for Volunteer of the Year, Educator of the Year, Humanitarian of the Year, Employer of the Year and Citizen of the Year. Nominations are due by September 10 and the ballot will be announced on September […]
Applications now available! The Chamber of Commerce Serving Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County formally announces their 2019 high school scholarship applications are open. First awarded in 2017, the scholarships were established in partnership with our diamond level sponsors, Cornerstone Bank, Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital, Virginia Military Institute and Washington and Lee University. Awarded each […]
Business Leaders from Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County Vote on Regional Economic Priorities for Blueprint Virginia 2025 Buena Vista – Business leaders gathered Friday, April 7 for an update on Virginia’s business climate from representatives of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and to give their input on economic priorities to be include in the […]
The Chamber celebrated the newly renovated Sheridan Livery Inn with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Locals’ Night on Wednesday, March 29 at 5:00 p.m.
3 Seasons Antiques & Unique Treasures in Fairfield celebrated a Grand Re-Opening on Saturday, March 25 at 10:03 a.m. A ribbon cutting was held to celebrate their 5th anniversary! Contact Melinda via email for store hours and additional info.
Our March Business After Hours was held at the new business offices of White’s Travel Plaza in Raphine, Va. A great crowd joined us on Thursday, March 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for an evening of great food, networking and giveaways with your fellow Chamber members.
Did you know that nearly 3,000 of our neighbors in Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County struggle with hunger and rely on a local food pantry each month? Join us to learn more about hunger in our community. Representatives from the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Campus Kitchen at Washington and Lee University (CKWL), Community […]
A CASH MOB was held at Buddy’s True Value Hardware on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. What is it? A Cash Mob is a different type of flash mob where instead of singing and dancing people come together to spend money and support a local business! How does it work? We will email you once a […]
Locals’ Night was held at the iconic Southern Inn Restaurant on Wednesday, March 1 from 5-10 p.m. They launched a new appetizer to celebrate the occasion and a featured cocktail. The event was “Blended” with a beer tasting launch party from Bold Rock Cidary and Brothers Craft Brewing.
Around the year 2000 researchers and marketers began to devote significant energy to understanding the unique phenomenon of several generations being in the workforce at the same time. At our first Business @ Breakfast of 2017, sponsored by the Kappa Alpha Order National Headquarters, guest speaker Dawn Watkins Wiese explored “Millennials and Gen Z: Who are […]