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Monday, August 31, 2015

Hope Lions Hear Update From Blevins Superintendent

The Hope Lions Club heard from Blevins Schools Superintendent Billy Lee on Monday August 31st. Lee noted initial enrollment for the 2015/2016 school year is 496 which is up 6 students from the final enrollment numbers from last year. Mr. Lee talked about the new vocational /ag facility on the Blevins campus. He also noted they have just ordered a new computerized welding machine. The district also has a "show" facility for students who can't keep a livestock project at home.

Friday, August 21, 2015

United Way Hosts Coffee, Kicks Off $85,000 Drive For 2016

The Hope /Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday August 19th was hosted by the Hempstead County United Way. The Coffee is the official kick - off for the 2016 drive. This year's goal is $ 85,000 and there are 13 local agencies that will receive funds. If you'd like to learn more contact Paula Pack at BancorpSouth downtown.
— with Jo Ann Sandlin.

Family Heritage Insurance Hosts Coffee

The Hope/Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on July 29th was hosted by Family Heritage Insurance. The local agent is Corey Franks. Corey doesn't have an office yet but you can contact him at 870-292-0654. He is the newest member of the Chamber and we enjoyed his coffee very much!

Friday, August 14, 2015

Women Of Hope Host Chamber Coffee

The Hope /Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce Community Coffee on Wednesday August 12th was hosted by the Women of Hope. The group will hold their annual women's conference September 18th and 19th at Hempstead Hall in Hope. Pictured is Grace Leonhart, Oral F. Post, Lillie Reed , Sandra Jones, Lola Morrison, Mary Conway, GloHazel Simpson, Arnell Stuart, Marybel Smith, Gloria Jones, Alice Straughter , Phyllis Stroughter, Sandra Hundley, and Melissa Smith