• News for Community

    Friday, September 28, 2018
    The Prince George County Economic Development and Tourism Department intends to submit a draft of the 2019-2023 Strategic Plan to the Prince George County Board of Supervisors at the regularly scheduled Board meeting on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018. The Strategic Plan provides the Economic Development and Tourism office with policy direction for at least the next five years. A public input meeting ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Hopewell/Prince George Futures Initiative UnderwayHopewell/Prince George, Va. – In the fall of 2017 the H/PG Chamber Board of Directors determined a course of action in preparation for the 100th Anniversary of the Chamber’s incorporation September 2020.  The Futures Initiative was formed. This team is working to ensure that the Chamber is on the right course.  Incremental changes have been ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Friday, September 14, 2018
    WestRock Hopewell VA Dollars Boost Chamber Futures Initiative   For the third year in a row the H/PG Chamber is the recipient of a generous contribution from long-time member WestRock.  In a conversation with mill manager, James Osborne, we learned that WestRock will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the mill in Hopewell in 2022. “In our region the mill is a significant part of the overall ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Friday, June 15, 2018
    Come out for the 5th Annual Get Your Butts to Broadway on Saturday, June 30th from 5-9pm! This annual amateur pork butt competition will take place along E Broadway Avenue between Route 10 and Hopewell Street! Admission is free, but tasting tickets are $15 and include a sampling of each competitor's BBQ as well as a ballot to vote for the People's Choice Award! Voting for the People's Choice will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Tourism
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    Hoppin’ Happenings in Hopewell.http://hopewellva.gov/special-events/ This event is for all ages! Don’t miss the largest egg hunt in Hopewell! This event will feature a variety of activities including egg hunts, egg toss, group games, petting zoo, hay maze, crafts, face painting, inflatable obstacle course, and visits with the Easter Bunny! Concessions will be available for purchase. Egg hunts ...read more
    Categories: Community, Tourism
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    Hopewell/Prince George Chamber of Commerce will hold its 98th Annual Mixer on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at The Barns of Kanak, 5503 Ruffin Rd., in Prince George County.  This large regional networking event, introduced by signature sponsor Southside Regional Medical Center, will feature a program by Jason Roop, former long-time editor of Style Weekly Magazine and current Principal of the PR and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Tourism, Chamber, Press Release