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September Photo Contest Winners

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Congratulations to our first and second place winners of September’s Photo Contest: High School Sports in Valley County.  All four photos that were submitted for this month’s contest were fantastic and truly represent the spirit of our Valley County high …

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Quarterly Economic Development Report Released

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Alas! Yet another three months have passed but at least we have something to show for it! 2011 is shaping up to be a fantastic year for Valley County. Many good tidings continue to come our way and local leadership …

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Ribbon Cutting Tomorrow

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Another one of our recent economic development successes is hosting their grand opening tomorrow in Arcadia. Griess Automotive (325 West Bridge Street Arcadia, NE) will celebrate their Grand Opening with a ribbon cutting at 11am, October 1, 2011. Lunch will …

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September Photo Contest Voting

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We have received some fantastic photos of High School Sports in Valley County for September’s Photo Contest.  You can vote for your favorite photo at the link below.  The first place winner will receive $200 in Ord Area ChamberBucks and …

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Fort Hartsuff to Host Historic Firearms Display

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Fort Hartsuff State Historic Park, in conjunction with the Grand Army of the Frontier (GAF) will present, “The Timeline of American Military Firearms 1860-1990” September 24 and 25, 2011. GAF members dressed in period uniforms will use a collection of …

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Small Business is Big in Rural America

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Our friends over at the Center for Rural Affairs have a spot-on post about small business in rural America. We felt like this article was well worth sharing because of the positive implications of a new tax credit designed to …

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September Photo Contest: High School Sports

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You have a chance to win $200 in Ord Area ChamberBucks during September’s Photo Contest.  This month’s theme is High School Sports in Valley County.  Be creative and capture those moments our high school athletes will remember forever.  Photos of …

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Ord Area Chamber Supports LR226

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Below is my written testimony in support of LR226, a legislative resolution that would establish a study on population decline. I, along with Heather Sikyta (a local attorney and the VP of the Chamber Board of Directors), will be testifying …

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Chamber Board Meeting

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The Board of Directors for the Ord Area Chamber of Commerce will be meeting today, September 13 at noon at the Chamber office.  Topics of discussion for today’s meeting include:

– A recap of the Retail Meeting
– Community Appreciation …

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VCCFF Offers Scholarships for Connecting Young Nebraskans Summit

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UPDATE: 2012 CYN Summitt Scholarship Information: Download a copy of the scholarship application here.  The 2012 summit will take place on October 25th and 26th in North Platte, NE.  The CYN website has more information on the schedule …

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