Archive for February, 2013

Congratulations to Chamber Award Recipients!

Posted by Webmaster February - 27 - 2013 - Wednesday Comments Off on Congratulations to Chamber Award Recipients!

Congratulations to all the award recipients at the 2013 Farmers/Business Banquet.

Small Business of the Year:  IGA
Large Business of the Year:  Citizens Bank
Chamber Member of the Year:  Jamie Lear

Congratulations and thank you to the above mentioned businesses and individual. This award is a token of our appreciation for your contributions to the chamber of commerce and to the community.

A special thank you to all of our chamber members. Thank you for your support, dedication, and service to our community.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Posted by Webmaster February - 15 - 2013 - Friday Comments Off on Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Ribbon+Cutting2Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Achieve Training Center on Wednesday, February 20th – 2:00 pm at 225 Richmond Street, Mt.Vernon.  Locally owned and operated, the center offers nurse aid classes to our community and is a new member of the Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce. I hope that you will join Mt. Vernon Mayor Mike Bryant, County Judge Executive Buzz Carloftis, and the Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce Board of Director’s in welcoming Achieve Training Center to the community.

February 2013 Meeting

Posted by Webmaster February - 12 - 2013 - Tuesday Comments Off on February 2013 Meeting

The Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting will be held on February 19th at Community Trust Bank on HWY 461. The meeting is scheduled to begin at noon and lunch will be provided.  County Judge Executive Buzz Carloftis will be presenting the annual “State of The County” address.  Mayor Mike Bryant, Mayor Jason Medley, and Mayor Walter Cash will be giving their “State of The City” addresses.  All Rockcastle Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to attend as this will present an excellent forum for our county’s leaders to address any concerns you may have about business in Rockcastle County.

If you have not yet paid your 2013 membership dues, you may pay these at the meeting or contact Derek Adams at 606-256-0070 or


Rockcastle Farmer’s & Businessmen’s Banquet

Posted by Webmaster February - 11 - 2013 - Monday Comments Off on Rockcastle Farmer’s & Businessmen’s Banquet

jessicacasebolt-210x300The 53rd  Rockcastle Farmer’s & Businessmen’s Banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. on  Tuesday, February 26th at Rockcastle County Middle School.  This year’s event is hosted by the Rockcastle Conservation District.  The guest speaker will Miss Kentucky Jessica Casebolt.  Tickets for the event are $17 each and will be available from the Rockcastle Conservation District Office or Rockcastle Chamber of Commerce by contacting Derek Adams at 606-256-0070.

If your business or organization has a door prize that you wish to donate, bring it with you to the event on the 26th.  Thanks in advance!

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