Chamber Corner for July 27th-August 2nd

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Chamber awards student scholarships

The Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce has selected three local high school students to receive the $500 Annual Scholarship Award for 2017.  

Each year a Scholarship Banquet is held so that the graduates can be acknowledged for their achievements. 

This year they are Sharonda C. Cooper, who will be attending the College of Charleston; Wesley Benjamin Singleton Murphy, who will be attending the University of South Carolina in Beaufort; and Clarissa R. Reyes, who will be attending the College of Charleston.

The Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce’s Scholarship Banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 14 the Holiday Inn at 2225 Boundary St.

Call the chamber office for tickets at 843-986-1102.

Public is invited to First Friday event

First Friday After Five, an event sponsored by the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce, will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, in downtown Beaufort.

This is an opportunity to explore galleries and downtown shops. There will be refreshments and live music.

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