Chamber Briefs
November 18, 2020
Published up to twice monthly by the Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
If you'd like to participate in this year's Country Christmas parade, download the parade entry form with instructions. Forms are due by Wednesday, November 25.
SATURDAY, DEC. 12, 2020 | 2:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
at the Chamber office - 1801 Trinity Street in Liberty.
Tickets are on sale now from any Chamber Director, or at the Chamber office (1801 Trinity Street in Liberty). $20 each or 6 for $100.
We are grateful to our generous donors for these great prizes!

1. Allegiance Bank - Dayton & Liberty: $200.00 Visa gift card.
2. Mobiloil Credit Union - $200 Visa gift card.
3. Community Resource Credit Union: set of matching Kendra Scott Jewelry - necklace, bracelet, earrings – retail value $240.00.
4. Magnolia Place Health Care, Liberty: $250.00 Visa gift card.
5. Prosperity Bank, Liberty: $250.00 Visa gift card.
6. Texas First Bank, Hull & Liberty: $250.00 Visa gift card.
7. New Source Energy Constructors, Inc.: Generac Powermate 1400 watt portable generator, CX 1400. $300.00.
8. New Source Energy Constructors, Inc., Generac 8874 2900 PSI 2.4 GPM residential pressure washer: $418.60.
9. Liberty County Teachers Federal Credit Union: $500 Visa gift card.
10. Sour Lake Motors – Truckville::$1000.00 travel voucher or $2000.00 off any vehicle in stock at your Truckville auto dealers (Sour Lake Motors - Sour Lake Ford). Sponsored by Truckville Sour Lake Motors.
The Chamber's next appearance on the KSHN.COM Partyline program is scheduled for Thursday, November 19 @ 8 a.m. To listen online, use the Simple Radio or TuneIn apps available for your smartphone, or visit for audio, video, program schedules and further information.
Is your business having an open house during the holidays? Let us know and we'll help get the word out. Call the Chamber at 936.336.5736 or send e-mail to with the details.
Texas Bee Supply is located at 351 CR 6243 in Dayton. Not only do they carry a complete line of beekeeping supplies, they conduct beekeeping classes and provide assistance for new, intermediate and advanced beekeepers. You will also find honey and assorted gift items too. Telephone 800.356.4229 or visit them online at for more information.
TayCo Farms LLC is an upscale family-owned and operated dispensary, providing hemp-derived wellness products at reasonable prices. Stop by 12859 TX-146 in Dayton or go online to Tel. 281.324.2850.
Thank you for your membership and support of the Chamber!
Vizion Clay
Demetrius Lee Rogers (Vice-President)
“Working to bring Love and Humanity back together."

A groundbreaking will be held on Wednesday, December 16 @ 10 a.m.
The location is Washington @ Virginia Street (south of Hwy. 90 in the area behind Milam Tire & Auto).
River Rock Resort
Lori Lowe (Guest Coordinator)
4876 FM 1008
Dayton 77535 | 281.536.6713
"An 18-acre resort with an 11-acre stocked pond, private swimming pool, hiking trail, bath house, laundry, and RV hookups overlooking the lake and a lodge.Unplug and relax or plan your next event with us."

Coats Jewelers has completed the move to their new location at 2005 Hwy. 146 Bypass in Liberty (close to WalMart). Telephone 936.336.9301. New store hours are M-F, 9-5:30 and Saturday, 9-3.
Small Business Saturday is celebrated each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving in the U.S., encouraging people to shop small local businesses as the holiday season gets underway. Remember to Shop Small and support your favorite small businesses – both in-store and online – all holiday season long.

  • Coffee with the Mayor. Held the third Thursday of each month (except for holidays or conflicting events). Citizens of Liberty are invited to have coffee with Mayor Carl Pickett and City Manager Tom Warner in the council chambers of City Hall. This is an opportunity to discuss ideas or projects or to voice any concerns citizens may wish to express. Contact the City of Liberty @ 936.336.3684.
  • Farmers Market at The Crossroads, 111 N. Church Street in Dayton. Second Saturday of the month, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
  • Food Truck Friday, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. each Friday at The Crossroads, 111 N. Church Street in Dayton. Different food trucks offering a variety of lunchtime options. Contact the City of Dayton @ 936.258.2642.
  • Liberty Faux Real Trade Days, 321 FM 563 in Liberty. 936.391.8600. Many vendors on hand with crafts, clothing, food, antiques and much more. Held on the weekend following the third Monday each month (except October and December).
  • Liberty Street Rally (Cars, Coffee & More) on the square in Downtown Liberty. Meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month (weather permitting), 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. See classic cars, hot rods, motorcycles and more.
In Memoriam

John Hebert
1938 - 2020
Well-known local business owner John J. Hebert passed from this life on Monday, October 12. Mr. Hebert had served as chairman of the Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce and was also awarded our Citizen of the Year in 1988. His honors and accomplishments in our communities are numerous, and his support and volunteerism well-known by many. Read John Hebert's tribute online at Allison Funeral Service.
Save money on payment processing and contribute funds to the Chamber with Clearent Payment Solutions.

Clearent Payment Solutions is a credit card processing company and a member of our chamber.
When a business, referred by a Chamber member, converts their payment processing to Clearent, the company (Clearent) will pay a percentage of that businesses' processing cost to the Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber. The business will be saving money and at the same time, the Chamber will be adding revenue. This is at no cost to the business owner (and a lower percentage rate).

To make a referral:
Send e-mail to with the business and contact's name, phone number or e-mail. In the subject line, state "LDACC referral". That is all that is needed. Once approved, the Chamber begins increasing revenue. In addition, Clearent will provide a free terminal to each referral. They will get next day funding and an online tracking portal. Please direct questions to Andrew J. Landry at 832.322.6948.
From the Board of Directors, Executive Officers and staff of the
Liberty-Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
Please note: The information provided in this newsletter is subject to change after release. We will provide updated information regarding Chamber events through any or all of the following resources: our website, e-mail to members, and social media.

Past issues of our newsletter can be accessed here on the Chamber website. Copies are kept online for a period of one year.