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Cox Quality Home Furnishings Hosts After Hours & Bridge Opening Party

on 05/08/2019 - 12:18 pm

Last Thursday, we celebrated the opening of the G.V. Barbee Bridge with a special Business Networking After Hours at Cox Quality Home Furnishings. Located at the entrance of island at 128 Country Club Drive. The members enjoyed an evening of networking and the gracious hospitality of Staffie Webster and the entire Cox Quality Home Furnishings Oak Island crew. Cox Quality Bedding Center is also part of the Cox Quality Home Furnishings family located at 4576 Long Beach Road, Southport.

Zeetlegoo's Wins 2019 Golf Classic

on 05/06/2019 - 12:26 pm

After golf, participants enjoyed a seafood meal prepared by Coastline Catering and the event ended with an awards ceremony.  1st Place in the Championship Flight went to the Zeetlegoo’s Pet & People Store Team:  Paul Keane, John Lawrence, Tucker Pacula & Dennis Michael. First Flight: First Bank Team:  James Woody, Jason Disbrow, Ed McEnaney & Rocky Lewis.Mixed Flight: Clarence Sykes Team:  Clarence Sykes, Ray Smith, Gerald Mann, Leigh Ann Walker.Ladies Flight: The Pretty Birdies/Pacula Builders Team:  Denise Pacula, Pat Hughes, Susan Morrison, Brenda Schell.Winners for the Closest to the Pin prizes were:  John Brooks & Dennis Michael, BEMC ...

Southport Trading Company Moves to Moore Street

on 04/25/2019 - 04:43 pm

Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new location Southport Trading Company at 105 East Moore Street, Southport. Southport Trading Company is the one-stop-spot for the nautical lifestyle lovers everywhere. Offering a wide range of stylish t-shirts, sweatshirts, art, jewelry, pet gear, unique odds & ends, beach and tropical decor, outdoor items, nautical decorations, gifts, glassware, linens and much, much more!Owners Kay & Taylor Jolliff are joined by associates Elaine Morris, Christine Roger & Casey Cunningham; City of Southport Alderman Rick Pukenas; members of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce including Ambassa ...

Faces of Commerce Replaces Carpool

on 04/22/2019 - 04:50 pm

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce held its last It’s Worth the Drive Go Local Carpool on April 4th in anticipation of the opening of the G.V. Barbee Bridge to Oak Island.   The Carpool was one of the Chamber’s activities that encouraged residents to make the extra effort to support local businesses during the temporary closing of the bridge.   The Carpool also served as a fun, informative way to showcase the products and services offered by our business community while trumpeting the good work of community organizations. In May, the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce will replace the Worth the Drive Carpool with Faces of Commerce.& ...

Cassidy Wins March Worth the Drive Drawing

on 04/22/2019 - 04:35 pm

Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center monthly It's Worth The Drive Go Local Passport Drawings was held on March 1st. Rita Cassidy of Oak Island won the March Drawing for $100. The last of the drawings will be held on May 1st. To enter the drawing, simply stop by the Chamber’s Welcome Center (4433 Long Beach Road) Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:30am-5:00pm and show receipts from purchases in April from ten different businesses.

LaPolina B&B Hosts Coffee with the Girls

on 04/22/2019 - 03:26 pm

The ladies of the Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center met at LaPolena Bed & Breakfast Inn in Southport for the April Coffee with the Girls networking event. After a short welcome by innkeeper Suzanne Foster, the ladies began networking and touring the inn located at 201 River Drive, Southport.

The next Coffee with the Girls will be held on May 21st at 8:00am in the new Hampton Inn & Suites (4820 Port Loop Road). Speaker Ilene Evans will discuss "How to Market to Your Tribe".

Hammer and Stain Opens in Southport

on 04/22/2019 - 02:35 pm

Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting at Hammer & Stain Southport - Cape Fear - DIY Workshop - Paint. Laugh. Create. Located at 108 W. Owens Street, Unit 1 in Southport.  Hammer & Stain is a fun activity for Corporate Parties, Private Parties, Fundraisers, Bridal Parties, Kids Parties and Date Night. Sign up for a class at https://southporthammerandstain.com/
Pictured with friends, family and Chamber Ambassadors are workshop owners Michele, Analeigh and Skyler Kurelich; Kathy Francisco, workshop instructor and Dean Francisco, builder.  

CommWell Health Officially Opens Doors in Bolivia

on 04/18/2019 - 05:29 pm

(Bolivia, NC) — CommWell Health, a not-for-profit, Federally Qualified Health Care (FQHC) system that offers a range of primary care services throughout southeastern North Carolina, celebrated the purple ribbon cutting of its newest location CommWell Health Bolivia on Tuesday, April 16.  Over 100 CommWell Health colleagues and members of the Brunswick County community attended the event.  The new state-of-the-art health center provides patients with affordable and convenient family health, behavioral health, x-ray, lab, care coordination and chronic disease care.  CommWell Health Bolivia is located at 4311 Old Ocean Highway, Bolivia.  “CommWell Health has be ...

Chamber Releases 2019 Picture Perfect Guide for Area

on 04/18/2019 - 11:40 am

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce has just received 45,000 copies of the 2019 “Picture Perfect” Living and Recreating Guide for the Southport-Oak Island area. The 48-page guide is the only guide published by the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce. The annual guide contains useful information for visitors and residents about Bald Head Island, Boiling Spring Lakes, Bolivia, Caswell Beach, Oak Island, Southport, St. James and Sunset Harbor.
“We encourage our residents to use the guide’s business directory to find products and services offered by its members” said Karen Sphar, Executive Vice President of the Southport-Oak Island A ...

Southport Gallery and Cottage Chic Opens on Oak Island

on 04/09/2019 - 06:30 pm

Southport Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Welcome Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held for Coastal Chic and Southport Gallery located at 5008 E. Oak Island Drive, Unit 1, Oak Island (Next to The BBQ House). This is a coastal boutique features antiques and collectibles, jewelry and coastal fashion and decor. When selecting their new offerings, they emphasize American made items and small artisan companies. One of their unique offerings is customized latitude and longitude glassware, trays and clocks and signs customized for Oak Island, Southport and surrounding areas.
Pictured Left to Right:
Marian Dieter, Southport Gallery Partner
Linda Reeves, owner Cottage Chic
Steven Sagri, owner ...