chamber of commerce of west alabama

Chamber honors Shelby, top volunteers at annual celebration

Top volunteers and a now-retired U.S. senator were among those honored Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama's 122nd annual celebration. The event, hosted at the University of Alabama's Bryant Conference Center, welcomed U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby home…

Chamber hosts annual transportation summit

  Area leaders gathered Tuesday for the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama's annual Transportation Summit. The purpose of the event is to update the progress on current road projects and those…

Leadership Tuscaloosa announces new class

Leadership Tuscaloosa has its class of 2022-23. The nine-month leadership development program, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, provides a foundation for future community leaders to be involved and thrive. Participants learn about leadership opportunities around Tuscaloosa…

Celebrate Local returns to Tuscaloosa River Market next month

By WVUA23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick Celebrate Local, a showcase of independently owned businesses from across West Alabama, returns to the Tuscaloosa River Market Tuesday, June 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event, in its fifth year, features…

Chamber hosts Next Level event on public schools

  The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama hosted its seventh Next Level Series Wednesday. The topic was Public Education. There are 173,165 students enrolled in Alabama schools. Currently, there's a severe…

Chamber hosts forum focused on infrastructure

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Aajene Robinson The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama's Next Level Series is happening throughout this month, offering a chance for residents to meet up and chat about some of the most pressing topics in…

West Alabama leaders discuss tackling crime

The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama gathered business and city leaders Wednesday for a candid discussion on something affecting everyone at some point or another: Crime. It was the first of the Chamber's Next Level Series, educational forums focused…

Demopolis High School gets Adopt-A-School partner

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Jocelyn Claborn Demopolis High School is the first school in Marengo County chosen for the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama's Adopt-A-School program. Tuscaloosa City Schools,…

Chamber hosts awards celebrating local leaders

  By WVUA 23 News Reporter Valarie Bracken One community organization is starting the year with a celebration in recognition of local trailblazers. The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama honored several…