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Regarding Today’s Event

December 13, 2018

Today, our community witnessed something that has left us feeling numb. For years, we have watched this happen to many other communities, and now we are the community everyone is watching. Our children, grandchildren, teachers, police officers, and other school personnel were in danger. We felt that immediate fear.   As we begin to pick up the pieces, we reflect on what has made us a st …Read more

More Than Words December: Compassion

December 11, 2018

WHY COMPASSION? In this definition, compassion involves two things: noticing or seeing the need, and then caring enough to help. As you work with community members this month, try to encourage both. Kids are great at noticing and asking questions, even sometimes asking those questions when you wish they wouldn't! This month, pose questions of your own to help others think more deeply about the nee …Read more

Chamber Charlie

December 6, 2018

My name is Chamber Charlie and my gal pal’s name is Chamber Charlotte! We will be exploring local businesses each day leading up to Christmas. You can follow us on our journey on the Chamber’s Facebook Page (beginning December 3rd; by liking, commenting and sharing our post, you can enter to win a Chamber Gift Certificate! &nbs …Read more

Charlie Brown Christmas (Chamber Member Opening Weekend Special)

November 21, 2018

Get your tickets for Richmond Civic Theatre’s A Charlie Brown Christmas. Opening weekend is Dec 7-9 and Chamber Member tickets are only $13! (This deal is only for opening weekend) Use the Coupon code: WCCC Tickets must be purchased in Advance at or by calling the box office at 765-962-1816. …Read more

Small Business Saturday 2018

November 15, 2018

Visit local Downtown & Depot District shops on Small Business Saturday, November 24! The Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau invites the public to share their best “selfie” photo located at any locally owned business. This contest is in support of Small Business Saturday occurring on Saturday, November 24th. The contest runs from Nov. 1 - Nov. 26th. Use #ShopSmallWC or uplo …Read more