March 2022: Horseplay Performance

Congratulations to Horseplay Performance for being selected as the March 2022 “Business of the Month”.

Horseplay is owned and operated by Charles and Jaime Mason located at 1891 Beasley Blvd, Whitewright, TX 75491. Please contact them at 903.364.2830 for your automotive needs.

The Masons have supported the community of Whitewright by hosting their annual Christmas Toy Drive, car shows, and providing excellent automotive service to Whitewright in addition to supporting the Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce by being members and participating in the Chamber’s annual Christmas Parade.

Photo Contest Winners

1st Place Photo - by Molly Johnson (Cotton Gin)

The Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Whitewright appreciate everyone who entered our photo contest.

We will be sharing more entries and using these contributions on this website to help promote Whitewright, Texas to the world.

Top Three Finalists:

1st Place Photo – by Molly Johnson (Cotton Gin)
2nd Place Photo – by Norma Kidwell (Church in Snow)
3rd Place Photo – by Molly Johnson (Sunflower Field Outside Whitewright)

Thank you for a Successful 2021 Chamber Banquet!

Guests seated around tables at Bethel Cannon Ranch for the Chamber Banquet

The Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce and guests had a wonderful evening at Bethel Cannon Ranch. Thank you SO much to Kristi Avalos, Angela Tylka and the team there for the event and excellent food by Chef Aaron.

We honored the following organizations:

We enjoyed an auction helped along by the fast-talking Randolf McGee. Thank you to all the businesses that donated items! We plan to give out six Scholarships this year to Whitewright High School Seniors.

  • Thanks to Marven Arterberry for blessing the meal.
  • Thanks to Lenoir-Sage Vineyards for the wine!
  • And Country music by Daniel Sampley Music and Zach!

 

Watch Meet the Candidates Video from April 12

"Vote Election Day"

If you missed our Facebook Live event, you can watch the video here –

https://fb.watch/4RqqYgrVmD/

If you do not have a Facebook account, you can also view the video here –

The Whitewright Chamber of Commerce does not endorse any candidates, but we encourage you to hear directly from the candidates for City Council.

Election Day is May 1, 2021 — Early Voting begins April 19 and ends on April 27.

For all the times and locations, please see the City of Whitewright’s website.

Place 1: Phillip Guthrie & Traci Barr, incumbent
Place 2: Diana Scott & John Simon
Place 5: Shirley Ballard & Jason Summers, incumbent

WWACC 2021 Photo Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

  1. There is no entry fee. Photos entered will NOT be purchased by the Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce or the City of Whitewright. The prize is bragging rights.
  2. Everyone in the community is welcome to participate by submitting original photos. Photos must be taken in the Whitewright area within two years of the contest year.
  3. Entries can be submitted un May 15 to photos@whitewright.com.
  4. If there are identifiable people in the photograph, and it was taken in a non-public space, it is the responsibility of the photographer to obtain permission to use the photograph.
  5. By submitting your photos, you are giving consent that all entries belong to you and give the Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Whitewright the rights to use all the photos submitted. If you enter the contest, you may see your work used in Chamber or City communications, even if you do not win. Photos submitted may be used on our websites as well as in area-wide publications such as City newsletters, social media, etc.

Voting Process:

Submitted qualifying photos will be placed in an album on the Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page. The public will then cast votes by “liking” favorite photos. Judging will be conducted by popular vote of “likes” on the WACC Facebook photo only. No other forms of voting for judging will be accepted. No other comments or reactions will be counted for tallying the votes.

Sharing the photos from the Chamber’s album with your friends and family to vote is strongly encouraged.

Photo Recommendations:

Downtown or other landmarks, city-wide events (ex. parade), sporting events, farming (animals, crops, machinery), businesses, and community improvements (ex. Christmas decorations).