Tag Archives: Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce

Peanut Day, Kids Safety Day This Saturday on City Square

Two long-running June events are teaming up this Saturday to offer a fun-filled day on the Memphis City Square. The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce annual Peanut Day and the Scotland County Kids Safety Day are joining forces to help pack the square on June 22nd. Members of the Chamber of Commerce will man the […]

Chamber Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Hospital’s New Tiger Cub Care

On Wednesday, June 5th, Scotland County Hospital, along with the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the hospital’s new employee child care center, Tiger Cub Care (TCC). With the support of the hospital Board of Directors, this project has been in development for over two years, and everyone involved is pleased […]

Chamber Names Winners in Christmas Decorating Contest

by Rick Fischer If you are looking for something fun to do in the Memphis area this holiday season, be sure to take a drive through town and check out the outstanding holiday light displays. Out-of-town judges had a REALLY tough time choosing the three best-decorated homes from a total of NINE entries, many of […]

Chamber Seeking Entries For Decorating Contest

The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking entries for the 2018 Christmas Decorating Contest. The best decorated home in Scotland County will earn $200 in Memphis bucks with a $150 second prize and $100 third prize also available. Nominations will be judged on Saturday, December 15th by a panel of MACC representatives, who will […]

Chamber Adding to Halloween Promotions in 2018

The Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for Halloween with nearly $400 in prizes available in the 2018 promotion. In addition to the traditional Safe Stops trick or treating event to be held on Halloween, this year the MACC will also be hosting a painted pumpkin contest as well as a pumpkin pie […]

Chamber to Host Peanut Day as Part of Community’s June Safety Fair

The Memphis area Chamber of Commerce met April 10, 2018, 6:30 pm. at the Masonic Building. The meeting was called to order by President, Laura Schenk, and minutes of the March meeting were read and approved. Finishing touches were put on the free Pancake Day event for the community that was held April 14th at […]

Dentist’s Halloween Candy Buyback Will Now Benefit Military Personnel

A local dentist’s efforts to preserve the teeth of local youth may help bring a smile to our servicemen and women overseas. Every year Dr. Harlo Donelson hosts a candy buyback, shelling out bucks for part or all of area kids’ candy halls from Halloween. “Every single bite of candy I can keep out of […]

Chamber Hosting Halloween Safe Stops Tuesday

by Andrea Brassfield Ask most children what Halloween means to them and the answer you get back most likely will have something to do with candy and costumes.  Along with the candy and costumes comes the need for added caution as youngsters venture out onto the streets to trick-or-treat.  Drivers are asked to be extra […]

MACC Peanut Day, Kids Safety Day Set for June 17th

  The Memphis Square is the place to be on Saturday, June 17th as the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Scotland County Ambulance Service have organized some fun activities and educational displays. First, the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Peanut Days that morning beginning at 8:00 a.m.  A bag […]

City Seeking Partners to Help Fund  Park Shelter Upgrades

In a continuing effort to revitalize the municipal parks system, the City of Memphis on Thursday night authorized a pair of projects to upgrade shelters at Johnson and Legion parks. The city council unanimously approved a project to replace the roof of the Legion Park shelter. A new ceiling will be installed to protect the […]