Chamber joins The Daily Sentinel in fight against tariff
The Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce board of directors joined the Sentinel in the fight against a newsprint tariff by sending letters asking Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz to intervene. Photo: The Daily Sentinel Managing Editor Josh Edwards, left, stands with Rick Craig, publisher. (Photo by Tim Monzingo)
“The grassroots pressure to overturn the tariffs played a huge role in the final decision. We really appreciated the local chamber standing behind The Sentinel in this fight. Even though it was a national issue, we received support from State Sen. Robert Nichols and State Rep. Travis Clardy,” said Sentinel publisher Rick Craig. “The chamber’s advocacy in a business or organization’s behalf is just one of the many benefits that the chamber provides." Read more.
TEXAS STARTS HERE! Welcome to Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas and the official Garden Capital of Texas.
It is in Nacogdoches that you walk in the footprints of history. Texas starts here. For centuries the people who have called these lush forests home cultivated the land and tended gardens that nourished the body and spirit. Our streets are lined with landmarks sacred to Texas history.
Make time to experience the abundant activities in Nacogdoches. Choose from fishing, water skiing, camping and boating fun on Lake Nacogdoches, Lake Naconiche or Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Enjoy any of the 16 city parks, six city tennis courts and a rodeo or concert at the Nacogdoches County Exposition Center.
Nacogdoches is home of the Texas Blueberry Festival. Make plans to attend the festival during the second weekend in June!
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