June 6th - June 12th
"Ask not what your community can do for you, but WHAT can you do for your community"
1 of a Kind
100 Mile Peanut Pickin Yardsale
3 G's Auction
AGGeorgia Farm Credit
Agri-AFC, LLC Sylvester
Albany Area Chamber of Commerce
Albany Department of Labor
Ashley's Business Solutions, Inc.
Astro Exterminating Service, Inc
B & C Sporting Goods
Banks Funeral Home
Best Friend Humane Society
Boy Scout Troup 100
Brown Milling & Peanut Co
Bryan and Jordan Body and Paint Shop
Camille Taylor, Century 21, Smith, Branch
Carroll's Sauage & Meats
CASA- Court Appointed Special Advocate
Cindy's Flower & Gift Shop, LLC
City of Poulan
City of Sumner
City of Sylvester
City of Warwick
Clear Choice Engraving, Inc.
Coastal Plain CASA, Inc.
Colony Bank of Worth
Colquitt Ag Service
Colquitt Regional Home Care/Worth County
ConAgra Foods BSC AP
Conger LP Gas, Inc.
Coopercraft Communications, Inc.
Country Bouquet & Bridal Registry
Countryside Animal Clinic
Custom Cut Signs & Graphics
D & B A/C and Mechanical Service, Inc
Dairy Queen of Sylvester, Inc.
Dialysis Clinic, Inc
Doerun Gin Company
Doles Peanut Company, Inc.
Doug Hughes Pest Control
Down Town Sylvester Enhancement Program
Dr. Henry Gordan Davis Jr., MD
Dr. Larry D. Daugherty, DMD, PC
Economic Development Authority
Elite Images USA
EMC Engineering Services, Inc.
Emerald Garden Center
F & M Insurance Agency
Factory Connection, LLC
Farm Commodities, Inc.
Farmers Home Furniture
Fat Boy's Backyard BBQ & More
First Baptist Church
Fletcher-Yearta Jewelers Bill
Ford Insurance Agency, Inc
Fred's Department Store
Free Diagnostics Auto Repair
Friends for Ed Rynders
Futrill Auto Parts, Inc
Gay's Foods, Inc.
Georgia Credit Financing Company
Georgia Peanut Commission
Georgia Peanut Festival
Georgia Pecan Company, LLC
Georgia Power Company
Gibbs Pecan & Shelling
Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia, Inc.
Globe Financial Services
Green Oaks Center
H & R Block of Sylvester
Hal Carter Construction
Heritage Bank of the South
Herring Business Producs Inc OCE`
Herring CPA Group
Hook FM Radio 105.7
Housing Authority of City of Sylvester
Hudson and NeSmith CPA'S
Hydro-Shock Custom Grafix
J.H. Harvey's Co., LLC
Jackson's Soul Food
Jay Crowe, Attorney at Law, LLC
JC EELS Inc.
Jim Hinton Oil Co. of GA, Inc.
Jimmy Sanders, Inc.
John and Shelly McPhaul
Johnson Electronic Systems, Inc.
Jump Start Automotive
Katherne F. Williams
Kentucky Fried Chicken/ Taco Bell
Lasseter Tractor Co, Inc.
M & R AG
Margaret Jones Library
Mary Alice Shipp Community Develp. Corp
What's News at the Chamber!
The Sylvester – Worth County Chamber of Commerce & The Farmer’s Appreciation Committee are once again preparing for our Farmer’s Appreciation Dinner. We hope that you will consider being a sponsor this year in honor of our local Farmer’s. This year’s event will be held at the Ag Pavilion on November 15.
Each Category will receive advertising at their sponsor level this will include mention in the Sylvester Local Newspaper and in the Peanut Festival Magazine. Must receive sponsorship before Sept. 15, 2012.
Gold - $500.00 = 5 - Sponsor tickets and a paragraph about your company in the program.
Silver- $300.00 = 4- Sponsor tickets and program mention.
Bronze - $100.00 = 3 Sponsor tickets and program mention
Door Prize Sponsor - $50.00 – minimum prize value and program mention
What's News in Sylvester - Worth County
Downtown Sylvester Farmer's Market!
Every Saturday now until November
Look for great produce, sauces, food and fun at the Depot!
Cane syrup, BBQ sauce, turnip greens, broccoli, corn and others!
Open 9am until 1pm
Visit for more information:
http://www.cityofsylvester.com If you have any questions
about the operational guidelines,John L. Green at 229-272-4262 or
Brittany Evans, Downtown Manager at 229-430-7735.
The City of Sylvester-GreenStreet News is free of charge to our
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University of GA SBDC - Albany Office
Albany Area Procurement Workshops!
FUNDAMENTALS OF WORKING WITH THE GOVERNMENT
June 8, 2012 11 am - 1 pm
BRING YOUR BROWN BAG LUNCH!
June 26, 2012 6 pm - 8 pm
5 Proven Steps to Choosing a Winning Franchise!
Georgia Tech is hosting a free seminar for businesses that are interested in pursuing government contracts on July 8th in Albany. This briefing is the perfect place for a busy business person to learn what you need to know – and what you need to have in place – in order to effectively market yourself in the government sector.
As an added bonus, participants will learn about the services offered by the Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center and how to qualify to receive assistance at no cost.
A light lunch will be served.
This event will be held in the Dougherty County Resource Center’s Candy Room which is located at 125 Pine Avenue in Albany from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.
For more information, please contact Bridget Bennett at (229) 317-4707.
To register for the course, please enroll on the Georgia Tech website: http://gtpac.ecenterdirect.com/ConferenceDetail.action;jsessionid=8D3AF0DF24206EB93EF0422E647EF070?ID=7269
Calendar of Events
Margaret Jones Library
First Baptist Church of Sylvester
Worth County School System
3rd Annual Night Out Against Crime
CASA. - A Powerful Voice in a Child’s Life
100 Mile Peanut Pickin Yard Sale
Georgia Peanut Festival
Pets'n Pals Parade
Photos with Santa
Share your upcoming events!!!
If you have upcoming events that you would like to share, please contact the Chamber and let us help to spread the word.
* Worth County is a Work Ready Community! Ask your Chamber of Commerce how you can become Work Ready, too!
A strong Chamber is the sign of a strong community. Ask how you can help increase membership to the Chamber!!
We are dedicated to keeping you updated on events in our Community and hope that we will see you there supporting your Community!
Sylvester-Worth County Chamber of Commerce
229-776-6657 (GA Peanut Festival)
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