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February BOTM: Progressive Bank

Congratulations to our Business of the Month for February: Progressive Bank!! When Progressive Bank (originally Progressive State Bank) was founded in October 1975 in Winnsboro,Louisiana, our company was primarily dedicated to serving the special banking needs of the agricultural community in the Franklin Parish area.  Under the guidance of Mr. George [continued…]

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November BOM: Petal Pushers

Petal Pushers is owned and operated by Lyndsey Smith. It takes a thoughtful gift to honor life’s most precious moments. At Petal Pushers, they specialize in adding a personal touch to each of their hand-picked floral arrangements. Since 2009, Petal Pushers has delivered stunning bouquets, boutique clothes, and novelty gifts [continued…]

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August BOTM: Farm Bureau Insurance

In Louisiana we’ve seen just about everything nature can throw our way. Through it all, our Franklin Parish Farm Bureau office has proven that they’ve got you covered. They have provided their policy holders with real service by real people when they need it most! For more, check out our [continued…]

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June BOTM: Citizens Progressive Bank

Pictured (above): From left to right: Brenda Struth, Chamber President, Lorrie Poland, Audra Thomas, Connie Morton, Justin Robinson-Asst. VP, Ashley Gunn, Samantha Lively, and Mandy Moroni, Chamber Secretary.  (Photo by Monica Huff) Citizens Progressive Bank was founded in 1918.  They are the red, white and blue bank because they strongly support our military, veterans, [continued…]

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May BOTM: L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, INC.

Congratulations to L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, INC. for being chosen as Winnsboro-Franklin Parish Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Month. When the Gulf Oil Corporation moved into Franklin Parish in 1931, L.S. & J.M. Gravelle, Inc. was founded by Leonard S. Gravelle as a distributor for their products. Since that [continued…]

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33rd Annual Academic Achievement Banquet HUGE Success

The Chamber of Commerce would like to thank our “village”, for helping make this year’s 33rd Annual Academic Achievement Banquet a success: the Franklin Parish School Board office, for making the certificates and programs, and for being our teammates in this endeavor…the FP Child Nutrition crew for helping with the [continued…]

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