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Georgia Chamber Honor Roll Recognizes Senator Staton


State Senator Cecil Staton (R- Macon) has received the highest possible ranking on the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Honor Roll.

That's according to a Senate Press Office news release.

The Chamber's Honor Roll recognizes legislators who were most supportive of the business community during the 2011 Legislative Session. Staton was one of nine legislators out of the 236-member General Assembly to receive an A+.


"Economic Impact of Robins Air Force Base on the Robins Region”

Economic Impact of Robins Air Force Base is the topic of the Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce’s June Business Forum; to be held on Friday, June 3, 2011 at 12:00 noon at the Chamber of Commerce.


This month’s forum will highlight the Economic Impact of Robins Air Force Base & What it Means To You.  Guest speaker will be Kim L. Lynn, Director of Plans and Programs, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins AFB.  Lynn’s office serves as the Center Commander’s “action officer” for providing mission planning to include new mission development, depot maintenance partnering, development and deployment of common Center-wide strategic focus areas, expert acquisition and sustainment process knowledge, transformation and change management, intelligence support to the Center and associate units, and other special projects.


Chamber Hosts a Ribbon Cutting for SF Communities

Chamber Hosts a Ribbon Cutting for SF Communities

The Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting for SF Communities, located at 400 Broderick Circle in Warner Robins, on Thursday, May 19, 2011.

SF Communities has been building homes in middle Georgia since 2007.  Owner & CEO, Sean Frith and his staff were pleased to announce the Grand Opening of their new model home at the Estates of Lake Joy. 

“We are Middle Georgia’s #1 new home builder,” said Frith.  “SF Communities makes constant strives to build the best quality homes at great pricing.  The new model home showcases the latest features and upgrades and welcomes a new generation of SF Communities homes.”

SF Communities has quality homes for sale in Macon, Milledgeville, Perry and Warner Robins.  SF Communities has the largest master bedrooms with open floor plans in convenient community locations. They also offer a build on your lot option with low cost per square foot.

WMAZ Hosts Job Phone Bank Today

Coming up at 4, our ResuMay phone bank kicks off. Call in and get job-searching tips and resume writing tips. The number for the phone bank is 478-752-1300.

Robins Federal Credit Union Celebrates New Branch

Robins Federal Credit Union Celebrates New Branch

 Robins Federal Credit Union recently celebrated the opening of its newest branch, located at 2930 Riverside Drive in Macon.

Robins Federal Credit Union had an opportunity to expand its services in Bibb County when Park Community Credit Union decided to leave Middle Georgia. Robins Federal officially acquired Park Community’s assets and accounts on April 1, and the Riverside branch opened its doors on April 4.

The branch on Riverside Drive is Robins Federal Credit Union’s 19th branch in Middle Georgia and its fifth location in Macon.

“We have been serving Middle Georgia for 57 years. I am pleased that we have grown and continue to grow, and we’re excited to have our 19th branch located on Riverside Drive, conveniently located off I-75,” Robins Federal Credit Union President and CEO John Rhea said.

10th Annual Houston-Peach Legislative Appreciation Reception


The Peach County, Perry Area & Robins Regional Chambers of Commerce will jointly host an informal reception for the 2011 Houston & Peach County Legislative Delegation on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. at the Go Fish Education Center, located at 1255 Perry Parkway in Perry, GA.  

Honored delegates include:  Senator Ross Tolleson (20), Senator Cecil Staton (18), Senator Robert Brown (26), Representative Larry O’Neal (146), Representative Willie Talton (145) and Representative Buddy Harden (147) from Houston County; as well as Senator George Hooks (14), Representative Robert Dickey (136) and Representative James Lynmore (135) from Peach County.

The reception will present an ideal opportunity for the constituents of Houston and Peach Counties to meet and greet the local delegates.  It will also provide attendees with an opportunity to communicate and network with area business and community leaders.

For Some, Happiness Can Come in a Cup

I admit: I love coffee. Maybe you do, too. So, I thought I'd assist all of our wallets with this little piece of information/happiness.

Today, May 6, starts Happy Hour at Starbucks. 

That means from 3-5 p.m., you can get half-priced frappucinos. 

The Happy Hour is daily through May 15.

Now that is what I classify as good news.