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MONTGOMERY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Montgomery’s Maxwell Air Force Base Receives $18M for Air Traffic Control Tower

Montgomery, Ala. – October 31, 2018 – Montgomery, Alabama’s Maxwell Air Force Base (AFB) has been selected by the United States Air Force to receive $18 million for the construction of a new air traffic control tower (ATCT) facility for the purpose of force protection and safety.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: River Financial Corporation Announces Completion of Merger with Peoples Southern Bank

Prattville, AL – November 1, 2018 – River Financial Corporation, parent company of River Bank & Trust, announced today that it has completed the merger with Peoples Southern Bank and its parent company, PSB Bancshares, Inc. Peoples Southern Bank offices in Clanton and Thorsby will now operate as River Bank & Trust. With the addition of Peoples Southern Bank, on a pro forma combined basis, the bank has total assets exceeding one billion dollars and becomes one of the largest community banks headquartered in Alabama.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Downtown Gadsden, Inc. Competing for Levitt AMP Gadsden Grant

Gadsden, AL- October 31, 2018: Downtown Gadsden, Inc. is now in the running to bring a 10-12 week live music series to Gadsden during the 2019 season.

Lowe's closing Graysville store in February

Lowe’s issued a press release this week announcing the closure of 20 under-performing stores across the U.S., including Lowe’s of Graysville, Alabama (Store #3039) at 1100 Bankhead Hwy SW by early February 2019.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gadsden State to Celebrate International Education Week in November 2018

Gadsden, Ala.—Gadsden State Community College will celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide during International Education Week Nov. 13-16.

State institution: These 4-year Alabama schools attract the fewest in-state students

Miles College, Faulkner University and University of Alabama in Huntsville enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year Alabama schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gadsden State hosts free community event

Gadsden, Ala. —Gadsden State Community College is hosting a free healthy living event, which is open to the public.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gadsden State announces Homecoming activites in November 2018

Gadsden, Ala. — Gadsden State Community College is gearing up for its annual Homecoming basketball games on Nov. 13.

MONTGOMERY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Montgomery Area Students to Participate in TechMGM Raspberry JAM during National Computer Science Education Week

Montgomery, Ala. – November 15, 2018 – TechMGM, the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce’s initiative to leverage the city’s unique technology assets, is celebrating National Computer Science Education Week by hosting a Raspberry JAM.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lavender opens new Modern Woodmen office

Morgan Lavender, a Registered Representative for Modern Woodmen of America, will be opening an office at 1509 Rainbow Drive in Gadsden, Alabama effective January of 2019.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Alabama’s 2018 BIG Event will feature John O’Leary on Tuesday, November 27th at The Battle House Hotel.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gadsden State's Health Sciences Department to host blood drive December 4, 2018

Gadsden, Ala. — An American Red Cross Blood Drive will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at Gadsden State Community College’s Helderman Hall.

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Alabama

Miles College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in Alabama, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

MONTGOMERY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Nuts & Bolts of Podcasting for Business Success to be held Dec. 20

Have you considered launching a podcast for your business but thought it would take too much time?

MONTGOMERY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gain More Positive Online Reviews…and Manage the Negative Ones to be held Dec. 18

Montgomery Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on.Online reviews are more important than ever for your business.

GADSDEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Giving Tuesday & Fundraising Campaign at Tigers for Tomorrow

It's #GivingTuesday! Facebook and PayPal are matching donations until Midnight tonight.

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