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Chamber Connection, July 19, 2018
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Chamber Connection, July 19, 2018

by Lezley Brown, CEO Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce It’s time to turn in your t-shirt designs for the 49th Annual Stew Contest!!!  The Chamber will be accepting submitted designs from Monday, July 16th through Tuesday, July 31st.  The submitted entries will be voted on by the Chamber Board of Directors, and the winner will be announced on August 9th.  If your design wins the t-shirt contest, it will be used on all shirts, hoodies,...

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Chamber Connection November 23, 2017
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Chamber Connection November 23, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!  2017 has been a fast and furious year, and now here we sit at Thanksgiving Day!  Friday is a day often referred to as Black Friday.  It was named Black Friday because it described the heavy and disruptive pedestrian and vehicle traffic that would occur on the day after Thanksgiving.  Many people shop Black Friday, and that’s fantastic.  But, there’s an even better day for shopping!  Saturday is called...

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Chamber Connection July 20, 2017
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Chamber Connection July 20, 2017

Guess what time it is????  It’s time to turn in your t-shirt designs for the 48th Annual Stew Contest!!!  The Chamber will be accepting submitted designs from Monday, July 17th through Monday, July 31st.  The submitted entries will be voted on by the Chamber Board of Directors, and the winner will be announced on August 10th.  If your design wins the t-shirt contest, it will be used on all shirts, hoodies, and marketing for the 48th...

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Chamber Connection November 17, 2016
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Chamber Connection November 17, 2016

Get ready!!!!  Holiday season is here and life is getting busy!  Here are many fun things you can do! Stinson RV Resort hosted a ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, November 11th at noon Stinson RV Resort hosted a ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, November 11th at noon.  They are located at 3641 East 1-30 in Campbell, Texas.  Their park is family built, owned and operated. They offer 75 pull through sites with black asphalt...

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Chamber Connection November 10
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Chamber Connection November 10

Chamber Connection-November 10th Back by popular demand!!!  The Chamber is taking orders for our “Do the Stew” t-shirts and hoodies.  For the first time, we sold out of stew t-shirts within hours of offering them.  If you loved the t-shirt or hoodie, please call the Chamber at (903) 885-6515 to place your name and size on the list. T-shirts are $10, and hoodies are $25. This will be the last chance to get a “Do the Stew” t-shirt!...

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Chamber Connection: October 20th
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Chamber Connection: October 20th

Chamber Connection-October 20th   The 47th Annual Hopkins County Stew Contest will be held at Buford Park on Saturday, October 22nd.  Stew service will begin at 10:45 a.m.  Quart sales begin at 11:30 a.m., and the “Drive-Thru Stew” line will open at 12:30 p.m.  Stew tickets are already on sale at all local banks and at the Chamber of Commerce.  Tickets are All-You-Can-Eat Stew for $5.00 each. T-shirts will also be available for...

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Chamber Connection October 13, 2016
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Chamber Connection October 13, 2016

by Lezley Brown The Stew Contest is almost here!!  The Chamber had a successful meeting Tuesday night with our soon to be stew cooks who were able to pick up their goody bags and grocery reimbursement checks. If you are already signed up to cook stew but missed the meeting, please come by the Chamber to pick up your awesome goody bag.   The 47th Annual Hopkins County Stew Contest will be held at Buford Park on Saturday, October...

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Chamber Connection October 6, 2016
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Chamber Connection October 6, 2016

The Chamber is crazy busy right now preparing for the Stew Contest on Saturday, October 22nd.  Just a reminder, the deadline for entry into the contest is Friday, October 7th at 5:00 p.m.  All cooks signed up for the 47th Annual Stew Cook-off will need to attend the Cooks Meeting on Tuesday, October 11th at 6 p.m. at the Southwest Dairy Museum.  Cooks will receive their grocery reimbursement check from the Chamber, their goodie bags,...

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Chamber Connection-September 29
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Chamber Connection-September 29

by Lezley Brown Fall is here, and you know what that means… the 47th Annual Stew Contest is a heartbeat away! The deadline for entry into the contest is Friday, October 7th at 5:00 p.m.  All cooks signed up for the 47th Annual Stew Cook-off will need to attend the Cooks Meeting on Tuesday, October 11th at 6 p.m. at the Southwest Dairy Museum.  Cooks will receive their grocery reimbursement check from the Chamber, their goodie bags,...

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Chamber Connection September 22
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Chamber Connection September 22

By Lezley Brown The deadline has come and gone for last year’s cooks to keep their stew site, but we will always take entries for the 47th Annual Stew Cook-off.  The absolute deadline for entry into the contest is Friday, October 7th at 5:00 p.m.  All cooks signed up for the 47th Annual Stew Cook-off will need to attend the Cooks Meeting on Tuesday, October 11th at 6 p.m. at the Southwest Dairy Museum.  Cooks will receive their...

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