Thank you to Greene County General Hospital for hosting our March Chamber meeting on March 15. They also provided our meeting program with a speaker panel that included updates from CEO Brenda Reetz on the hospital's economic impact on our community as well as reports from department heads and patients.
Please mark your calendars for our April 19 meeting. This will be at Glenburn Home at noon and we have a speaker from Midland Institute talking about their CEO program. We want to encourage all members to join us and hear this important presentation. We have also secured our speaker for the May 17 meeting. Glenda Ritz, Superintendent of Public Instruction for the State of Indiana will be our speaker in May.
Please join us in welcoming WTWO Channel 2 to our membership! Located in Farmersburg, they offer programming for NBC and ABC. Watch for some co-op advertising opportunities in the near future. Visit their website at www.mywabashvalley.com.
Have you checked out or liked our Facebook page? This week we highlighted that a benefit of the LSCC is the member to member specials and opportunities available.
Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 21. That's the date for this year's city wide yard sales. Once again the Chamber will be hosting at booth at State Farm Insurance, Tracy D. Keen's office. If you have items you would like to donate to our yard sale, please feel free to drop them off at the Chamber office or Tracy's office.
We are pleased to announce that Brenda Goff, Senator Coats' SW Indiana Regional Director, will be at the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce for mobile hours on Monday, April 18 from 2-3 p.m. Brenda will be available to speak to area residents regarding concerns or issues you need addressed.
Greene County Relay for Life is in full swing. They will be meeting March 28, from 6 to 8 at White River Valley High School. If you would like to put together a team, consider sponsoring the event, please feel free to join them on March 28. If you would like to be involved or receive additional information on how to participate in this year's event, please contact Teri James at 812-499-9476 or email her at Teresa.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Totally Whipped Cupcakery is offering cupcake specials for high school, 5th grade, kindergarten and pre-school graduations. $13.00/dozen for basic flavored cupcakes (chocolate, vanilla, strawberry) featuring vanilla buttercream and sprinkles to match school colors and graduation picks; 4 or more dozen ordered they will be 12.50/doz. Call 812-798-9470 to place your order.
Glenburn Community Center will be on the road again on April 21 a trip to Petersburg, Ky. is planned for a visit to the Creation Museum and May 19 a day trip to Bardstown, Ky. is on the calendar. June 22 they will be traveling to Myers Dinner Theater in Hillsboro, IN to see the musical Happy Days and July 26 a visit to New Harmony's Red Geranium is planned. Watch for later news blasts that will showcase their August and September trips. For more information contact Deena at 812-847-3509.
Sportsman's Pub offers each Monday through Thursday their 8 oz. NY Strip for $9.99. Each weekend during Lent, there will be a different fish special. Dine in or carry out available.
Linton VFW has their Taco Tuesdays each Tuesday serving from 5-8 p.m. Dine-in is available in their Family Room or carry out is available.
Linton Moose Lodge is now serving hamburgers and fries every Wednesday evening beginning 2 p.m.; cost is $5.