June 2018 Newsletter

Check out articles and pictures from May and
stay up to date on what we are doing this June
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May Business Matters

Thank you to Cody Martin with Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home for speaking and sponsoring our May Business Matters! Cody spoke about the funeral home business, and gave a wonderful presentation!

Make sure to join us this month as we hear from Landy Fuqua, Director at the Tennessee Small Business Development Center at the UT Martin REED Center!

May Ribbon Cuttings
All-In-One Ribbon Cutting

Congratulations to ALL-N-ONE Offroad & Automotive on the grand opening of their new business! Make sure to stop by for all of your offroad & automotive detailing needs. We look forward to seeing your business grow!
Triple Knot Ribbon Cutting

We celebrated the grand opening of The Triple Knot, a Formal Consignment Shop ! The Triple Knot offers pageant, prom, and cocktail attire as well as wedding dresses! Make sure to see them and shop, and also take them your gently worn formal attire!
Sweet Pea Boutique and Blessings Ribbon Cutting

Congratulations to Sweet Pea Boutique and Blessings on their recent ribbon cutting! Sweet Pea offers children clothing and also has a baby registry! Go shop for your little one or buy the perfect gift for a loved one! Make sure to check out their specialty candles and their mommy & me outfits!
Terrell's Meat Company Ribbon Cutting
Terrell's Meat Company offers USDA Prime meat cut to your specifications! Planning a Saturday cookout? They have everything you need! Congratulations on your ribbon cutting and for joining our Chamber family!
Frilling Graduates Tennessee Leadership Institute
Lindsay Frilling recently graduated from Complete Tennessee Leadership Institute and is pictured at graduation with Executive Director Kenyatta Lovett. Frilling stated, “Participating in CLTI gave me the opportunity to see how other communities throughout Tennessee are creatively overcoming workforce challenges utilizing existing education systems as well as partnering with educational non-profit organizations. At the end of the day, being able to equip a person to obtain gainful employment, which, in turn allows businesses to thrive and grow, is the most rewarding aspect of my career.”

With Tennessee’s goal of reaching at least 55 percent post-secondary attainment by 2025...Read more here

Commercial Bank and Trust
Announces New Ag Credit Analyst

 UNION CITY, TN - Commercial Bank and Trust Company announces Deven McBride has been promoted to Ag Credit Analyst.
Community President Tim Shanks congratulated Ms. McBride saying, “Deven is an outstanding staff member of Commercial Bank in Union City. She has developed excellent relationships with her clients since starting with Commercial Bank and Trust in 2011. This is a well-deserved acknowledgment, and it is a testament to our entire staff when someone on our team moves...Read more here
Commercial Bank and Trust Company
Welcomes New Vice President/Loan Officer
UNION CITY, TN - Commercial Bank and Trust Company is pleased to welcome Donnie Walton to the bank’s Union City operations.
“We are thrilled to have Donnie join us at Commercial Bank and Trust,” said Tim Shanks, Community President. “Donnie has a passion to serve people and is ready to meet the lending needs of Union City.”
Mr. Walton received his bachelor's degree in Buisness Management from...Read more here .
DSCC Announces Spring 2018 Dean’s List and Honor Roll
Dyersburg, Tennessee – Dr. Tamara Daniel, Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) vice president for the college, has announced students who have been named to the dean’s list and honor roll for the spring 2018 semester. To be included on the dean’s list, a student must complete...Read more here
2018 Annual Golf Tournament
Our 2018 Annual Golf Tournament is in the books! We had a great weather, great teams, and great prizes! We appreciate all of our sponsors, donors, and players. Congratulations to our tournament winner, Union City Urgent Care!
Thank you to the following teams for
joining us this year!
Commercial Bank
Security Bank & Trust
Darling Ingredients
AmeriClear Rx
ATMOS Energy
Hamilton Ryker
Hale's Commercial Cleaning
Union City Insurance
Align Chiropractic
TLM Associates
Greenfield Products
Shelter Insurance
Union City Carpet Center
Cox Oil, Team 1
Cox Oil, Team 2
Hilliard Lyons
Union City Urgent Care
Gibson Electric
Bank 3 
Regions Bank
Terrell's Meat Market
RPG Physical Test Lab
We would also like to say a very big thank you to Terrell's Meat Market for donating our dinner pork chops and David Meisner for cooking those all day!
Obion County Attractions Featured in
New Tennessee Vacation Guide
Nashville, Tenn., Jan. 10, 2018 – The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development launched its 2018 Official Tennessee Vacation Guide, and Obion County is prominently featured!   Obion County’s Reelfoot Lake is among the thousands of destinations, attractions and events featured in the 2018 Official Tennessee Vacation Guide, released by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development. The Tennessee Vacation Guide also spotlights… Download the guide here.