Grand Opening of the Visitors Center & Chamber Office at 129 Northumberland Highway on 1 September 2010
County News and Currents
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On November 1, 2012 local businesses in Callao decorated their storefronts and opened their doors to support a visit from 22 trick-or-treaters from the Northumberland YMCA. Although it was the day after Halloween, the children dressed up, hopped on the YMCA bus and graciously accepted delicious treats from Callao Supply, Callao Supermarket, Callao Car Center, Rappatomac Molding and Millwork Co., Cralle Insurance, ABC Store, Stop In, EVB, Callao Fire Department and RW’s Sport Shop.
In addition, the Northumberland Chamber of Commerce received many creative entries from children who used the pumpkin outline to create a Halloween scene. Congratulations to our 2012 “Howling Halloween” Coloring Contest winners who will receive a gift certificate from T&J’s Dairy.Winner ages 3-5: Reagan Brent; Winner ages 6-9: Becky Branem; Winner ages 10-13: Zaire Jackson
Reedville 4th of July
Douglas Lemke, President, Manuel Haynie, Director and Joline Haynie (Manuel's Granddaughter) represented the chamber at Reedville's annual 4th of July parade.
Also representing the chamber was Doug's 2009 Crystal Red Corvette, the Chevrolet Corvette model was and is America's first sports car
Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Winners
Each year the Chamber of Commerce, together with Essex and EVB Banks, sponsors two scholarships for Northumberland High School Graduating Seniors
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Sara A. Seggelink
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