News

Let the Chamber work for you!

Every month we mail our newsletter, which as you know includes information regarding upcoming events and Business of the Month, for instance. BUT, we would love to have more of YOUR news to include in our letter. Please contact Jane at the Chamber office with that information. She mails the [continued…]

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Princess Theatre News

Princess Theatre’s Spring Dinner Theatre – “Dinner at Eight, Dead by Nine”, will be held in the Princess Room April 20, 21, 24 & 25, 2017. The audience sees it happen – a murder before their eyes – but “WHODUNIT?” Contact Jon Baccarini at 318-787-7869 for tickets to this murder [continued…]

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Welcome New Member to Chamber

  The Chamber would like to welcome our newest member, Pelican State Chiropractic LLC.   Please go by their place of business, 805 Prairie Street, Winnsboro, and welcome them to the Community and the Chamber.  We look forward to their participation in the Chamber as well as the Community.  WELCOME ABOARD!!!

Save the Date for Main Street Market

  Plans are in the works for Main Street Market, Saturday, June 17th, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.  If you are interested in vendor space, please contact Jane at the Chamber office to reserve your spot. Booth space is $30.  Mark your calendars! We expect another great turnout!

April Business of the Month

Northeast Louisiana Ambulance Service, LLC (NELA) was established in November of 1999. Joel Eldridge, D.O., purchased Franklin Parish Ambulance from Ann Pearrow. Franklin Parish Ambulance, at the time, served all of Franklin Parish and a portion of Richland Parish; and consisted of three ALS (Advanced Life Support) ambulances. NELA grew [continued…]

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Academic Achievement Banquet

“Celebrating your Bright Future” will be the theme for the 31th annual Franklin Parish Academic Achievement banquet.  The banquet recognizes students for their academics.  The banquet will be held in the Franklin Parish High School cafeteria on Thursday, April 20 beginning at 7 p.m.  Juniors and seniors with an overall [continued…]

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Franklin Parish Catfish Festival

                 Catfish and music are two staples of Louisiana living, and both will be on full display at the 31st Annual Franklin Parish Catfish Festival scheduled for Saturday, April 8, in historic downtown Winnsboro. The daylong event features some 300 vendor booths, along with three stages of musical entertainment and [continued…]

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Chamber Monthly Membership Meeting

The Winnsboro-Franklin Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly membership meeting Thursday, April 6th, at noon at the Old Post Office Museum. We will be holding a “State of the Community” address, involving representatives from our community organizations speaking about upcoming events.  Guest speakers include:  Jon Baccarini (Princess Theatre), Michael [continued…]

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Next Museum Exhibit

The Old Post Office Museum will open “Flood of ’27,” on March 23rd to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the most destructive river flood in the history of the United States. Over 27,000 square miles were inundated with flood waters ranging up to a depth of 30 feet.  Franklin Parish [continued…]

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