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Eastman-Dodge County Chamber Announces Officers for 2013

Eastman-Dodge County Chamber Announces Officers for 2013

The Eastman/Dodge County Area Chamber of Commerce proudly announces the following appointments as officers on the Executive Committee of the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce:

Locan Credit Union Accepting Scholarship Applications

Locan Credit Union Accepting Scholarship Applications

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union is now accepting applications for the 2013 Most Excellent Senior Team (MEST) Scholarship.

Five high school seniors will be awarded a four year, $4,000.00 scholarship. The deadline to apply is noon on Friday, March 22nd. Guidelines and applications may be found on Robins Federal Credit Union’s website, www.robinsfcu.org, or picked up at any of Robins Federal Credit Union’s 19 branch locations.

Robins Federal Credit Union is a local non-profit financial cooperative with nineteen branches in central Georgia. Robins Federal currently provides financial services to over 145,000 members, with assets exceeding $1.8 billion. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in the 16 counties Robins Federal serves.

Leadership Dodge Attends Team-Building Session

Leadership Dodge Attends Team-Building Session

Leadership Dodge Attends Team-Building Session

On January 8, 2013, the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce held the initial Leadership Dodge session for the class of 2013 with a focus on team-building. Facilitated by Jim Lovett of Georgia Power Company, the class was presented with an overview of economic development, challenged to examine the assets and changes facing Dodge County, and to suggest possible solutions. Role-playing exercises further enhanced the session by challenging the class to develop real-life cooperative strategies for dealing with scenarios faced by city and county officials, governmental agencies, and community organizations.  Throughout the session, Lovett reiterated the importance of community volunteerism and involvement.

Dodge Chamber Announces 2013 Leadership Dodge Participants

Dodge Chamber Announces 2013 Leadership Dodge Participants

Leadership Dodge 2013 Announced

The Eastman/Dodge County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the members of the Leadership Dodge 2013 class. Leadership Dodge has a proven history of shaping graduates into future Dodge County leaders. Through a program of team-building exercises, educational sessions, and interactive tours, Leadership Dodge participants learn effective community leadership skills and are exposed to the issues facing Dodge County, as well as Dodge County’s strengths and available resources.  Sessions focus on education, agriculture, healthcare, economic development, state government, law enforcement, and Dodge County industry, each with a special emphasis on economical impact.

Welcoming 2013: Making the Most of the New Year

Welcoming 2013: Making the Most of the New Year

Today is my first day in the office for 2013. I intentionally took time off over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays to step back from work, enjoy my family and clear my head. Now I’m back and ready to hit the ground running! How about you?

 

In the past I’ve never been much of a believer in writing down my goals or making them for that matter. It all seemed a little woo-woo and out there. However in 2012 I worked with a wonderful organizer and business coach Paris Love (www.parisloveinstitute.com) who convinced me of the importance of setting goals.

Bleckley Relay For Life Team Still Selling Tickets for Gas Card

Bleckley Relay For Life Team Still Selling Tickets for Gas Card

The Porter Pharmacy Relay For Life team has been selling tickets for a $50 gas card.  The sale continues through this Friday. 

Tickets are $2 each or three for $5.  Stop by the store at 129 North Second Street in Cochran to purchase.

Dodge Chamber Announces 2013 Board of Directors

Dodge Chamber Announces 2013 Board of Directors

On December 14, 2012, the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce announced its 2013 Board of Directors. Serving in 2013 are: Dena Barrows, Board of Education, Kelly Bowen, Medical Prescription Shop, David Brockway, MGC,  Aviation Campus Director, Stephanie Burton, Public Defender, Debbie Connell, Communities in Schools of Dodge County, Kristal DiCarlo, Alcoa Architectural Products, Freddie Dwozan, Medical Prescription Shop, Kennon Graham, Bank of Eastman, Jennifer Greer, Jenny Louise Boutique, Mike Harrell, Stuckey Timberland,  Carl Hosford, Chester Realty, Audrey Hurd, Martha Sheldon Florist, Carla Jessup, Heart of GA RESA, Martin Kehayes, MGC, Aviation Campus, Bill Lowery, Coleman Gifts & Framing, Joey Marchant, Attorney, Tom Pezold, McDonald’s, Stephen Pritchett, Heart of GA Metal Crafters, Robert Pruitt, Dynamic Paint Solutions, Dusty Pruett, Pruett Air Conditioning, Stephanie Ricks, J.F.