Chamber of Commerce banquet set
The Annual DeQuincy Chamber of Commerce Banquet will be held Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall of Bible Baptist Church.
The speaker will Col. Lee Walters of Fort Polk. Entertainment will be provided by the DeQuincy High School State Beta Club winners.
Harry Hooker, Jr. will be honored as the 2015 Distinguished Person of the Year and Brookshire Bros. will be honored as the 2015 Business of the Year.
The nominees for the 2015 Civic Service Award are Tonya T. Thibodeaux, nominated by Dannie Marcantel; Jolene Constance, nominated by DeQuincy Railroad Museum Board of Directors and Dr. Howard L. Snider, nominated by Friendship Club.
Tickets are $30 each and are available at the Chamber of Commerce office at 218 E. Fourth St.
The deadline to buy tickets is Monday, Feb. 23.
For more information call Lillian Karr, manager, at 786-6451 or Jeffra DeViney at 337-912-5063.