On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, the Chamber of Commerce serving Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County, hosted it’s 2016 Annual Meeting in the Appomattox Mezzanine at the Virginia Horse Center. The over 150 guests in attendance enjoyed a networking reception catered by C.H.E.F.S. Catering before hearing “State of the Chamber” updates from Dr. John Rainone, […]
An outstanding turnout of chamber members from both Lexington and Buena Vista gathered together for another exciting Business After Hours on October 20th from 5:30 – 7:30pm. This BAH was hosted by Fox Trot Boots and Apparel in Buena Vista. Delicious refreshments were served while everyone networked and learned about the great things being done […]
We partnered with the Rockbridge Historical Society for a ribbon cutting ceremony to pay tribute to the successful initiative to install 70 historic sidewalk stones in Downtown Lexington. Through their brief, snappy inscriptions, those granite pavers collectively chronicle both well-known and little-known lives from Rockbridge’s colorful past, complemented by a growing website that both details […]
On Friday, October 21, We were pleased to welcome home the students and faculty of Harrington Waddell Elementary School with a ribbon cutting ceremony at their new campus. The significance of the occasion was best captured by Superintendent Scott Jefferies’s excellent poem which outlined the schools long history, recounted the struggles they faced during the […]
We celebrated the grand re-opening of the Thompson’s Knoll Housing Community with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, October 13. James River Realty and home builder MaxMark Homes are excited to welcome you all to the subdivision to see the progress and tour the available lots. Mayor Elrod, Brant Wymond, Max Ivankov, and several others were happy to […]
Congratulations to the Rockbridge Area Republican Committee who just had their ribbon cutting ceremony for their new HQ in Downtown Lexington! The ceremony had many tasty treats, and was well attended with many speakers including local candidates and Chairman Roger Jarrell. We were lucky enough to have tourists from Israel whose impressed comments reminded us […]
Chamber members gathered together for another relaxing Business After Hours on September 22 from 5:30 – 7:30pm. This BAH was hosted by Yellow Brick Road in Lexington at 410 Yellow Brick Rd. Light refreshments were served while everyone learned about the great things being done in the community.
Congratulations to FoxTrot Boots and Apparel on a great ribbon cutting Thursday, September 22! This fantastic new store is located in the old Food Lion building at 397 East 29th Street (Route 60). Head over to Buena Vista this afternoon to visit them and shop all of the great finds!
Locals’ Night at the Good Place at Maple Hall on Thursday, October 13 was a fun break from the busy week. Normally only open on Fridays and Saturdays, this was a great opportunity for a special night out. Select appetizers were $7.00, top shelf cocktails were $10.00 and vino verde was $4.00 by the glass. The tasty dinner specials […]
The Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge Association of Realtors dedicated the new bench across the street from the Lexington Carriage Company stop, 106 E. Washington St., on Thursday, Sept. 29. This is the first of many projects that the association hopes to continue in the spirit of giving back and beautifying the community. Many thanks to […]