229-776-7718 (phone)
229-776-7719 (fax)

Karen M. Rackley
President / CEO

GACCE Staff Conference

33rd Chamber Annual Dinner

Worth County Middle School is collecting 'JEANS' for YOUTHS
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Leadership Worth Class/Sumner Auditorium
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

BFHS Meeting at 6:30pm

WCHS Workbase Learning

100 Mile Peanut Pickin Yard Sale Meeting
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

City of Sylvester Mayor and Council Meeting
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Membership Committee
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Membership A-Z

1 of A Kind
100 Mile Peanut Pickin Yardsale
1st Franklin Financial
3 Squares Diner / Paragon Foods
A & S Quality Construction and Plumbing
Advantage Realty Partners, LLC
Ag Georgia Farm Credit
Agri-AFC, LLC Sylvester
American Nails
American Sunbelt Auctioneers, Inc
Artesian Holdings
Ashley's Business Solutions, Inc.
Astro Exterminating Service, Inc
Banks Funeral Home
Barbara Odom
Barnyard Creations
Becky Geer
Best Friends Humane Society
Billie and Vickie Young
Birdsong Peanuts
Bloomers Floral Design
Brenda McMillan
Brooks Auto Parts
Brownlee-Bozeman Agency
Bryan and Jordan Body and Paint Shop
Bryce Johnson
Calhoun Produce
Camille Taylor, Century 21, Smith, Branch
Charlotte Jolley
City of Poulan
City of Sumner
City of Sylvester
City of Warwick
Coastal Plain CASA, Inc.
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated
Colony Bank of Worth
Colquitt Regional Home Care/Worth County
Combined Insurance
ConAgra Foods BSC AP
Conger LP Gas
Country Bouquet & Bridal Registry
Countryside Animal Clinic
Crop Production Services
Custom Cut Signs & Graphics
Dairy Queen of Sylvester, Inc
David Register
Destiny Fitness
Dialysis Clinic, Inc
Digital Express Wireless Inc - Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer
Divine Women Social Club
Donna King
Dorothy D. McKellar
Doug Hughes Pest Control
Down Town Sylvester Farmer's Market
Dr. Henry Gordon Davis Jr., MD
Ed Rynders
Elizabeth Mullis
EMC Engineering
Emerald Garden Center
Event Technical Services, Inc.
Factory Connection, LLC
Farm Commodities, Inc.
Farmers Home Furniture
Fat Boy's Backyard BBQ & More
First Baptist Church
Fletcher - Yearta Jewelers
Flint River Preserve, LLC
Ford Insurance Agency, Inc
Fred Dent
Futrill Auto Parts, Inc
Gail R. Wiles
Garmon’s Tractor & Landscape Service
Georgia Department of Labor
Georgia Peanut Festival
Georgia Power Company
Gibbs Pecan & Shelling
Glenn's Corner Pharmacy
Globe Financial Services
Green Oaks Center
Greg Sellars
Gwen Isdell
Hal Carter Construction
Harvest Studio & School of the Arts
HealthPlus Family Practice
Heritage Bank of the South
Herring CPA Group
Housing Authority of City of Sylvester
Hometown Cleaners
Hudson and NeSmith CPA'S
J.H. Harvey's Co., LLC
Jay Crowe, Attorney at Law, LLC
Jean Brooks
Jefford's Farms
Jenny’s Dress Shop
Jessie's & Salon
Jim Hinton Oil Co. of GA, Inc.
Jimmy Sanders, Inc.
John L Green, Sr.
John McPhaul
Johnson Tax Service
JSA Ag & Lawn, LLC
Jump Start Automotive
Karen McDonald
Kentucky Fried Chicken/ Taco Bell
Kiwanis Club of Sylvester
Langdale Chevrolet
Larry Johnson
Lawhorne Storage
M & J Farms
M & M Sales, LLC
Mary Alice Shipp Community Develop. Corp
Matt Medders
Medders Associates Survey, Inc.
Medders Irrigation, LLC
Men United Club, Inc.
Milan Food Mart
Miss Georgee's Play-Kare
Mitchell EMC
Mobley Gin Company
Montgomery Promotions, Inc
Morris Farms
Moultrie Technical College
Natural Solutions Preventive Healthcare
Nell Ford
Nethers Old Fashioned Pork Skins, Inc.
Norman Crowe, Jr.
Norman Park Gin
Olam Edible Nuts/Universal Blanchers
Paradise Estates Apartments
Personal Finance
Phoebe Worth Family Medicine
Phoebe Worth Medical Center
Pine Shadows Manor, Inc.
Pinson Memorial United Methodist Church
Plantation Publishing Company, Inc.
Popham Mechanical Contractors, Inc.
Poulan Pecan Co., Inc.
Powell Contract Services LLC
Powell's Refrigeration
Purchasing Alliance Solutions, Inc.
Rainey Used Cars
Rental Depot
Ridley Monk
Rocking DK Stables
Rocky's Music
Ruth's Cottage / The Pancake House
Sarah McCrary
Scales, Systems & Automation
Security Finance
Shelly McPhaul
Shiba Food Store
Shipp Shape Lawn Service
Short & Paulk Supply Company
Snipes Piggly Wiggly (Tom Tom Foods)
Southern Auto Lock / Montgomery
Southern Express Lube, Inc.
Southern Heritage Woodworks
Southern Pet Cremations
Southern Woods Plantation, Inc.
Southland Chrysler, Inc.
Southland Transportation, Inc.
Southwest Georgia Bank
Specialty Sales Company
Stuart Pate State Farm Agency
Sumner Egg Festival
Summer Palace
Sumner Peanut Co., Inc.
Sunbelt Ford, Inc.
SunTrust Bank
Superior Machine Works
Sylvester Animal Hospital
Sylvester Computer Guy
Sylvester Farmers Market
Sylvester Health Care, Inc.
Sylvester Inn
Sylvester Plaza, LTD Partnership
Sylvester-Worth County Rec Dept
Tabatha DuPriest
The Gift Barn
The Social Butterfly Event Planning
The Sylvester Local News
Timothy Coley
Total Merchant Services of GA
Tyson Steel Building Products, Inc.
Venice Meeks
Virginia Andrews
Visions of Sylvester
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Warwick HealthCare
Warwick Septic Tank, Inc.
WC Rams Baseball Boosters
WCHS Achievement Boosters
WCHS Band Boosters
WCHS Future Business Leaders of America
Well Services
Wendy Kennedy
William C. Rouse, Contracting
Williams Insurance Agency, Inc.
Wilmot & Powell LLC
Woodmen of the World
Worth Air Heating & Cooling, Inc.
Worth County Elementary School
Worth County Extension Service
Worth County Forestry Queens
Worth County Health Department
Worth County High School Worth County Middle School
Worth County Primary School
Worth County Relay for Life
Worth Finance Corporation
Worth Gin Company, Inc.
Worth Insurance Agency, Inc.

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Weekly Business Spotlight: Mary Alice Shipp Community Development Corp.

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The Chamber's Annual Dinner is open to the public??

You don't want to miss this years event! Come join us on Feb 5, 2015. Musically evening WORTH remembering. We will be recognizing our Business of the Year, Good Will Ambassador as well as our Lifetime Achievement Award winners for 2014.

We will also be giving away an IPAD Air!

For further information contact the Chamber at 229 - 776 -7718.

For your information
Sergeant Steve Dyes has been selected by Sgt Kenneth Washington to be our crime prevention/community relations officer. This is a new section in the department and they are hoping that it will improve the quality of services and relationship to our community and citizens. Sgt Dyes will assist Sgt Kenneth Washington with the daily needs of our community. Sergeant Dyes was chosen for this mission because of his seniority with the police department for over 21 years and he has a great working knowledge of law enforcement and has a great knowledge of the community and the people in the community. This section/position, will be a temporary position for 6 months, and if proven to be a success, then it will become a permanent position within the department. Sergeant Dyes will tend to the needs of the Police Department, City Hall and the Downtown Area of law enforcement. Let us continue to pray for success within our Police Department. This position will be in effect as of March 1st, 2015 from 0800-1730 hours M-F with some possible overtime when needed. The community office will be on the 2nd floor of the police department.

City of Sylvester is recognized today at the 2015 Main Street luncheon in Atlanta for becoming a Classic Main Street Program. Pictured are DCA Representative Jessica Reynolds, City Manager Debbie Bridges, Downtown Development Authority Chair Jean Brooks, Downtown Development Authority Secretary and Department Head for Building and Zoning, Glenice Stevens, City Councilman Charlie Jones, Mayor Bill Yearta, and DCA Representative Billy Peppers. The Sylvester Worth County Chamber would like to commend the City of Sylvester for their efforts and congratulate them on their new status!

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The deadline to nominate one (or more!) of your members for the U.S. Chamber's 2015 DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award has been extended till February 9!

Please take a moment to recognize the standout small businesses that are creating jobs and making a difference in your community! 
The winning small business will receive a $10,000 cash prize and be recognized alongside seven regional finalists and 100 Blue Ribbon winners during America's Small Business Summit, June 8-10, 2015, in Washington, D.C. 

Time is running out so submit your nomination today!  There is no charge to nominate a business and no limit to the number of businesses you can nominate. The online nomination form takes only minutes to complete, but the deadline for submissions is Feb. 9.

‎Please nominate a deserving small business today at  If you have questions regarding your nomination, you may reach out to Sarah Keller at

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The Sylvester-Worth County Chamber would like to welcome Ms. Sherry Curry to Sylvester-Worth County. Ms. Curry is the new Branch Manager at the Heritage Bank in Sylvester. Please mark your calendar for Feb 19, 2015 from 5PM to 7PM for their Business After Hours.

Sumner Egg Festival 2015 Application

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