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Business MattersOur February Business Matters had over 50 attendees! Thank you to Union City Electric for sponsoring and for the great presentation on fiber coming to our area.

Small Business Spotlight - Union City Carpet CenterIn May of 1971, Woodrow Hardesty moved from Blytheville, Arkansas with his wife, Doris, and children, Rhonda, Debbie, and Woody, to Union City. After 25 years as a superintendent for Myers Bakers, he hoped that working with his brother installing carpet for Wade's Furniture and Moser and Jones Furniture stores would provide a stable standard of living for himself and his family.

business After Hours Magnolia PlaceJoin Us for a Business After Hours at the Magnolia Place.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 4 to 6 PM

1620 N. Clover St., Union City, TN 38261

Welcome New Chamber members! Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse
111 Oxford St, Martin, TN 38237

Obion County Prevention Coalition
1700 N. Gibb St, Union City, TN 38261

Trudy's Kids Cafe
306 S. 1st Street, Union City, TN 38261

Annual Golf TournamentSave the date!

Annual Gold Tournament

Friday, May 5, 2017

Wyndridge Golf Club

Young Professionals of Obion CountyYoung Professionals of Obion County interest meeting will be tonight, March 2nd, at 6:00pm. Join us in the bar area at Los Portales in Union City to discuss this new group that targets the younger demographics in our area, ages 21-35.

Katie Keathley joined the team at Fuller Partners Real Estate, Inc Katie Keathley has recently joined the team at Fuller Partners Real Estate, Inc. as an affiliate broker. She is the daughter of Barry and Janet Keathley of Union City.

She is a 2006 graduate from Union City High School and 2010 graduate from the University of Tennessee at Martin Class with a degree in Communications and a minor in Marketing. Upon graduation, Miss Keathley joined the Obion County Joint Economic Development Council where she served as Membership Director for the Obion Chamber of Commerce from 2012-2016. She is currently also serving an Independent Contractor for Union City Electric System were she serves as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator with their new services include fiber internet and phone.

WestStar Leadership January 13th, the 2017 WestStar Leadership Class had the opportunity to visit Obion County!

They started their day touring Tyson Foods, Inc. and ended their day at Discovery Park of America.

They heard from: Local Economic Developer, Lindsay Frilling; Former U.S. Congressman, John Tanner; UT Martin Chancellor, Keith Carver; Final Flight Outfitters Co-Owner, Jon-Ed Powers; and Discovery Park of America CEO, Jim Rippy.

Four simple steps to stop a cyber thief First Citizens National Bank Raises Awareness for Data Privacy Day Jan. 28 Dyersburg, TN - In recognition of National Data Privacy Day on Jan. 28, First Citizens National Bank is urging consumers to take an active role in protecting their data.

"FirstCNB' s first priority is to protect our customers' money and their financial data," said Judy Long, President & COO "We use a combination of safeguards to protect our customers' information, and we encourage our customers to partner with us in that effort."

UNION CITY, Tenn. - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd and Mlliams Sausage Company, Inc officials announced today that the longtime Tennessee food manufacturer will build a second plant in Union City. The expansion will create 226 newjobs in Obion County over the next five years.

Wialliam's Sausage Expansion: $37 million dollars investment and 226 new jobsUNION CITY, TN (January 26, 2016) - Williams Sausage Company, Inc. has announced a $37 million investment that will result in 226 new jobs, a new 180,000-square-foot-facility, a $3 million investment to its existing facility and a new sandwich line. The new facility will be in Union City, TN, the 59-year old family-owned company's home base. The expansion announcement was made by Governor Bill Haslam, Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd and Roger Williams, president and owner of Williams Sausage Company.