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Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce holds 98th annual dinner

BECKLEY, W. Va. (WVNS) - Hundreds of business owners and employers from throughout Raleigh County gathered for a special dinner on Friday, April 13, 2018. The Beckle-Raleigh County Chamber  of Commerce held their 98th annual dinner at the Raleigh County Convention Center. 

Shane Lyons, who is the athletic director at West Virginia University, was the guest speaker at the event. The chamber of commerce also gave out their Community Service Award, which recognizes people and businesses who go above and beyond to help the community. 

This year’s winner is Greg Darby, who is the President of Little General. Darby tells 59 News receiving this award is an honor. 

"We are very into the community and helping the kids and whatever it may be, so it's very nice for people to recognize us for what we do," Darby said. 

The chamber of commerce tells 59 News their next event will be Business After Hours on April 16th at Pine Havens. 


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