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Thursday, November 08, 2018
The Open Door To Health is pleased to introduce Dr. Diaa Hussein to the practice. Dr. Hussein specializes in medical weight loss and pre-diabetes as well as treatment for substance abuse. He is currently accepting new patients.  Dr. Diaa believes that overweight issues and obesity are a public health problem that should be addressed by physicians and has spent much of his post-graduate work in ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Women in Business, Health & Wellness, Local Business News, Small Business
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
It's been said that if you want something to last, you use the right tools. Nancy Spencer, along with her family and staff, has been providing the community with the right tools for 35 years!  On Wednesday, October 24, 2018, the Chamber was joined by dozens of friends, family, customers, dignitaries, and even previous employees to celebrate the milestone anniversary of Spencer's ACE Hardware on ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Local Business News, Press Release, Small Business, Community, Human Interest, Marion Business Association, Ribbon Cutting, Women in Business
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
In a time when women were a rare sight in the workplace, Joanne Howle, was boldly and graciously carving out a future for herself and her family. The local real estate icon is a household name in McDowell County and has been helping people settle in here for the last 40 years.  The Chamber of Commerce, local dignitaries, agents, and friends gathered on October 10th at Joanne Howle Realty to ...read more
Categories: Event News, Human Interest, Press Release, Small Business, Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, Local Business News, Ribbon Cutting, Women in Business
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
The McDowell Chamber of Commerce was pleased to celebrate the opening of Happy Hen Vintage with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Happy Hen Vintage is one of the many new businesses to open in our growing community and a great addition to our local antique market.     Owner Beryl Ann Randolph had the vision to turn an unused space in the old Coca-Cola building ...read more
Categories: Economic, Local Business News, Ribbon Cutting, Women in Business, Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release, Small Business
Monday, October 08, 2018
Kevin and Gena Middleton, owners of the Mountain Stream RV Park, are excited to welcome guests this fall into their new Yurts! The couple recently completed the installation of three brand new yurts set on custom-built landings all designed with gorgeous natural wood accents in the kitchens and baths, locally crafted furniture, and all the amenities of a cozy cabin. Immensely popular in recent ...read more
Categories: Breaking News, Community, Human Interest, Parks and Recreation, Small Business, Chamber, Fun Facts, Outdoor Event/Activity, Press Release
Monday, July 30, 2018
Johnson Price Sprinkle PA is pleased to announce that the following professionals have been promoted as of July 2018. Please join us in congratulating:  Kellie Kanipe, CPA, CFE – Kellie has been promoted to Senior Manager. Kellie has over twenty years’ experience in public accounting and provides assurance services at JPS. Kellie provides internal controls, fraud detection & prevention, and ...read more
Categories: Human Resources, Press Release, Human Interest, Local Business News, Small Business
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu studio opens to students of all ages.The McDowell Chamber of Commerce was pleased to celebrate a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, June 15, 2018 with Titan Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ). Titan BJJ adds to the list of new and growing businesses in the downtown business area.     Marsh teaches Law and Justice at McDowell High School and is a reserve officer for the McDowell County ...read more
Categories: Breaking News, Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Small Business, Health & Wellness, Chamber, General News Article, Local Business News, Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
The McDowell Chamber provides scholarships to nine Student LINC participants.Chamber board member Amy Johnson was honored to present local high school students and participants of our Student LINC program with a total of $3,500 in scholarships on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Recipients Alyson Blackwelder, Jarrett Cothron, Cameron Crater, and Jennifer Smelcer each won a $500 scholarship to the school of ...read more
Categories: Breaking News, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Local Business News
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
This time one year ago, the founders of Big League Camp had a concept and a vision as to what they wanted to bring to McDowell County.“This is a vision that I’ve had for a while, going back close to five years, and it’s really exciting to see what has been accomplished here,” said manager and co-owner Donnie Suttles. “The group of owners and contributors, Dennis Whitson, Stacy Crisp and Jeff ...read more
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