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    Thursday, September 22, 2016
    The 16 th Annual Hub City BBQ Cook-off, presented by the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce and Suddenlink, awarded the best BBQ in the Hub City on Thurs., Sept. 22. There were 93 teams entered in this year’s competition, which included professional, corporate and amateur/student experience levels. Attendees enjoyed great BBQ and entertainment by Zane Williams and the School of Rock. The BBQ took ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce has joined a broad coalition of business groups in a legal challenge filed today to block the Department of Labor’s (DOL) new federal overtime regulations. The DOL’s rule is currently slated to take effect December 1. Along with the Lubbock Chamber, the legal effort includes the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Texas Association of Business, National Automobile ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is set to host the 2016 Business Mercado on Thurs., Oct. 20, from 1-5 p.m. at MCM Eleganté Hotel & Suites. The Business Mercado celebrates business and culture while spotlighting Hispanic-owned businesses as well as businesses looking to connect with the Hispanic market; it is a smaller version of the Chamber’s highly-successful Business Expo. It is ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual event to celebrate the area harvest with a Harvest Luncheon on Tues., Oct. 18, at the Bayer Museum of Agriculture. The serving line begins at 11:45 a.m. with the program beginning promptly at 12 p.m. Gary Adams, president of the National Cotton Council, will be the featured speaker. Adams assumed the position of President and Chief Executive Officer ...read more
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    Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Join the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the 2016 Hispanic Heritage Luncheon on Thurs., Oct. 6, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Overton Hotel & Conference Center. This year’s featured speaker will be Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos. He is the 110th Texas Secretary of State and a Certified Public Account, as well as a former county commissioner and ...read more
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    Thursday, August 04, 2016
    The three key leaders of the Texas Tech University System and its two Lubbock components will be featured at the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Texas Tech System Luncheon on Thurs., Sept. 29, at 11:45 a.m. at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in conjunction with and following the State Legislative Forum. The luncheon, which will feature Chancellor Robert Duncan, Texas Tech ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 03, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host a State Legislative Forum on Thurs., Sept. 29, from 7-11:30 a.m., at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in conjunction with and preceding the State of the Texas Tech System Luncheon. In a half-day session, the State Legislative Forum connects local business leaders to top state lawmakers to discuss key West Texas issues. Texas enjoys a healthy ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Wednesday, May 18, 2016
    Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Chairwoman Beth Bridges has given an official statement regarding the new federal overtime regulations. Beth Bridges, Lubbock Chamber of Commerce Chairwoman: We are disappointed to see the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issue this final rule regarding changes to overtime regulations. This doubling of the salary threshold was finalized without an extended comment ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
    Monday, March 14, 2016
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce announced is embarking on a once-in-a-lifetime scenic sail up the gorgeous Rhine River during an exclusive 10-day cruise available to Chamber members and their family and friends. Participants will get to experience the Rhine’s most romantic and legendary sights while aboard the brand-new Charles Dickens, set to depart on October 19, 2016. Over the next 10 ...read more
    Categories: General
    Monday, March 14, 2016
    EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 31 ! TAKE ADVANTAGE OF EARLY BIRD SAVINGS!!! The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce announced is embarking on a once-in-a-lifetime scenic sail up the gorgeous Rhine River during an exclusive 10-day cruise available to Chamber members and their family and friends. Participants will get to experience the Rhine’s most romantic and legendary sights while ...read more
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    Friday, March 27, 2015
    The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is among a group of Texas trade associations, chambers of commerce, local governments and business leaders encouraging state legislators to adopt legislation that would constitutionally dedicate revenue necessary to fund Texas highways and bridges. An additional $5 billion is needed each year to keep existing traffic congestion and to maintain the state's ...read more
    Categories: Governmental Affairs
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