The Christian County Chamber of Commerce didn't win the prestigious national Chamber of the Year award in its classification, but leaders say they are honored to have been in the finals.
A news release says the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce in Conway, Arkansas took the top honor. Christian County and a chamber in Michigan were the other two finalists. Christian County Chamber President Carter Hendricks says he believes the recognition as a finalist is at testament to the hard work and dedication of their staff, board leadership, volunteers and the community.
Hendricks says they received the honor of being a finalist because of support from business leaders, elected officials and businesses.