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2019 Meltdown Google Map

January 16, 2019

Keep up-to-date with the Ice Festival by using the Meltdown Google Map! Go to  for more information and a list of all events! On the google map; Blue Makers are Meltdown Events, Orange Markers are Community Events and Warming Stations, Red Marker are local Restaurants and Purple Markers are Downtown and Depot Shopping Locations …Read more

2019 Chamber Annual Dinner

January 11, 2019

The Annual Dinner is coming up on January 18, 2019, This year’s theme is “A Million Dreams”! This is a celebration of the amazing work and dedication by 17 businesses and individuals to be named that evening.  We hope you will leave inspired and thankful for the opportunity to work and live alongside these great leaders. Thank you to all our sponsors!   …Read more

January More Than Words: Self-Control

January 4, 2019

This month, we are talking about SELF-CONTROL: Choosing to do what you should even when you don't want to. From a rational perspective, it's kind of obvious that we need self-control, but it's less so when we are in the heat of the moment. When your kids are fighting, when an employee calls in sick again, when your car won't start, when a cupcake stares at you from the bakery counter...all of t …Read more

2018 Year in Review

December 28, 2018

A look back at many of the events and ribbon cuttings of 2018! An amazing year for the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce!!   Check out the photo reel highlight on our Facebook page at: …Read more

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