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News Releases by "Christy Vafias"


Emerging Leader's Graduates

May 26, 2010 by Christy Vafias

Thirty potential leaders graduated from the Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce program called The Emerging Leaders Institute on Monday, May17th. The institute is an 11 week skills based program that alsoexposes participants to important aspects of our community. A unique aspect of the program is that it is facilitated by past Leadership Tifton graduates. The program is funded through a grant from the University o...

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T.A.L.K. Graduation

May 26, 2010 by Christy Vafias

We would like to congratulate the Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce, 2010 T.A.L.K. graduates. This program lasted from November 2009 to May 2010. The students learned many valuable lessons and obtained knowledge from our legislators.


NEW Benefit to Tifton Chamber Members

May 14, 2010 by Christy Vafias

New benefit for Chamber members!! Sam’s Club and your Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce have teamed up to bring you great savings. With proof of your Chamber membership you may now join Sam’s Club for only $40.00. Please contact the Chamber at (229)382-6200 for more information and to get your certificate.This certificate will entitle you to $10.00 off of your membership!

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Tifton's Love Affair, 30 year Celebration

May 3, 2010 by Christy Vafias

Hundreds gathered in Fullwood Park this past weekend to celebrate 30 years of Thifton Love Affair Fine Arts Festival.Many came to sample or buy arts form vendors all over the country. There was also shows and events for Family and Friends to enjoy. Thanks to all who came and supported Tifton’s Love Affair Fine Arts Festival 2010, 30 year celebration!


Special Olympics for 2010

Apr 6, 2010 by Christy Vafias

Friday, April 2nd at Eighth Street Middle School, Tiftons Special Olympics took place. On Thursday the Pledge of Allegiance was recited and the National Anthem was sung. The Tift County High Air Force Junior ROTC, with colors, led the Tift County High marching band onto the field, following, the tourch entered the field to kick off the Special Olympics for Friday.