Guest Speaker ~ Ben Sugarwalla Vice President, Territorial Sales for AIG and Up Close: Grace Ridge’s New Look Friday, July 31 Breakfast Buffet Opens at 7:30 am Program Starts at 8 am The more you know about Social Security, the better you can make the most of your benefits. Join us for a very timely […]

Burke County is now home to a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Representatives from the company’s home office in Lebanon, TN, along with local management and staff, were hosts at an early morning ribbon cutting and at special events for community leaders and public service workers on Friday, June 19. The restaurant and retail store officially […]

BURKE INTEGRATED HEALTH celebrated its opening in May with a ribbon cutting and family fair at its location on 350 East Parker Road in Morganton. Director Michael Shoupe manned the Chamber’s scissors to make it official. Burke Integrative Health is an collaborative partnership among Burke Primary Care, A Caring Alternative, Cognitive Care and Catawba Valley […]

Psalms Urgent Care/Solid Rock Family Medicine have moved from their College Street location behind Burke Pharmacy to new, more visible offices at 304 South Green downtown Morganton. Along with staff and guests, owner Barbara Deaton, RN, BSN, MSN, FNP, BC celebrate the move with a ribbon cutting on May 21. She opened the center in […]

    Eight months ago, well-wishers gathered at the Stone Creek Equestrian Center to break ground on constructing a new covered riding arena. On May 18, staff and guests celebrated its completion with a morning ribbon-cutting. Besides recreational riding, the equestrian center is home to Ther-Equine, a non-profit program that brings healing therapy to people with […]

To the raising of the Stars and Stripes and the strains of the national anthem, more than 100 people gathered Wednesday morning for the opening of Store Manager Gene Taylor and Morganton Mayor Mel Cohen formally open the new Walmart Neighborhood Market. the new Walmart Neighborhood Market at 1001 North Green street. Store manager Gene […]

Celebrate business in Burke County by attending these upcoming special events: — Ther-Equine Ribbon Cutting at 2864 DAV Ave. in Morganton on May 18, 11am — Catawba Valley Behavioral Health Ribbon Cutting in Morganton at 350 East Parker Rd, May 21, 3 pm — Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market Ribbon Cutting at 1001 N. Green St. in Morganton, June […]

Duke Energy was the sponsor and Grace Ridge Retirement Community served as the host for the Chamber’s 2015 Legislative Breakfast in Rep. Hugh Blackwell makes a point during the Q&A session at the Legislative Breakfast on April 25, as Sen. Daniel (left) and Reps. Hager and Dobson listen. April. All four area legislators again responded to […]