Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight We’re starting off this week with our member spotlight featuring Classy Threads & Catering! Classy Threads is locally owned by Mrs. Vanessa Dupuy. Vanessa has been been in business serving our community for 18 years and has received the LaFollette Press Reader Choice Award for catering the past 10 years! Classy Threads has been an active chamber member since 2013. Classy Threads & Catering proudly caters all types of events. From wedding rehearsal Read more…

Campbell County School Supply Drive

Chamber member Edward Jones – Financial Advisor: Zach Sheets is hosting a school supply donation program The success of today’s students starts with a strong foundation of curriculum and resources. As our world becomes more global, competition within our younger generations continues to rise, emphasizing the importance of a quality education. Edward Jones values this philosophy within our own business model. We’re proud to support the academic development of young minds in this community through Read more…

Tennessee Business Relief Program

On June 2, 2020, Governor Bill Lee announced the use of federal Coronavirus Relief Funds to assist Tennessee small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.  Governor Lee has directed the Tennessee Department of Revenue to issue business relief payments through the Tennessee Business Relief Program to small businesses for costs incurred as a result of mandatory business closures. The department will determine a business’ eligibility for the Tennessee Business Relief Program based on information available Read more…

Tax – Free Weekend

The first tax-free holiday weekend focuses on clothing and other back-to-school items. It begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 31 and ends Sunday, August 2 at 11:59 p.m. During this time, clothing, school supplies, and computers and other qualifying electronic devices may be purchased tax-free. Certain price restrictions apply. Exempt items sold online are also eligible. Items must be purchased for personal use, not for business or trade. For more information visit: https://www.tn.gov/revenue/taxes/sales-and-use-tax/sales-tax-holiday.html?utm_source=Subscribers&utm_campaign=6f7a3531c2-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_06_03_04_13_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_2936ece1a0-6f7a3531c2-147194353

COVID-19 UPDATES AND INFORMATION

THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS WORKING CLOSELY WITH STATE AND FEDERAL PARTNERS TO CONFRONT THE ECONOMIC CHALLENGES TENNESSEANS ARE EXPERIENCING AS A RESULT OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.  TNECD continues to work without disruption, and our team is committed to assisting our stakeholders and partners during this uncertain time. Important developments will be shared on TNECD.com and TNECD’s social media channels. We have assembled a comprehensive list of resources to assist Tennessee employers Read more…

Louie Bluie Festival

While we’re still determining the final date, we know it will not be held live at Cove Lake State Park, Caryville, TN as originally planned for 2020. Even though we thoroughly explored every possible way to keep our guests safe from COVID-19, increasing infection rates have convinced us it simply isn’t possible. But with change comes great possibilities. We’ve found inspiration during these trying times. This inspiration is resulting in a vision that will bond us Read more…

The HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program

Supporting Small Businesses in the Next Phase of Reopening As the economy continues to deal with the effects of COVID-19, we are committed to supporting small businesses as they work to reopen safely. In partnership with The Hartford, we have created a grant program to support brick-and-mortar businesses in commercial districts as they enter the next phases of reopening across the country. The HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program will fund solutions that help small business Read more…

Lowe’s-LISC Partnership

Across the United States, small businesses that form the economic backbone of our communities now face immediate – and oftentimes, crushing – financial pressure because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many small businesses that were forced to shut down temporarily now are at serious risk of never reopening. Even those small businesses that can operate remotely or with limited on-site hours face major revenue shortfalls. With little or no reserves to pay their expenses, many will Read more…

Hey You! Thank You for Renewing in June!

Thank you to our Chamber Partners and Chamber Members that have renewed their memberships in June! We appreciate your commitment to the Chamber and cannot wait to continue to partner with you this year. Unsure if you are up to date on your dues? Call our office at 566-0329 and we will let you know.    Chamber Partner– Peoples Bank of the South   Chamber Members–  Rejuvenation Medical Spa, Jellico Campbell County Children’s Center The Read more…

Guide to Financial Institutions in Campbell County

Looking for a bank or financial services in Campbell County? Our community has a strong banking presence. Here are our Chamber Members that are happy to assist you in all of your financial needs:   Chamber Partners:: · Community Trust Bank 423-562-3364 www.ctbi.com   · Peoples Bank of the South 423-562-4921 www.peoplesbanksouth.com   · United Cumberland Bank 423-562-5155 www.unitedcumberland.com/home/locations/campbell   · Y-12 Federal Credit Union 865-482-1043 www.y12fcu.org   Chamber Members:  · Citizens Bank 423-562-2800 www.atbanktn.com Read more…