November Business of the Month

DSCN3366Pate’s Hardware located at 1104 Early Blvd was selected as November’s Business of the Month.  Pate’s started as one hardware store in Comanche, TX in 1988.  Since then they have expanded and have 7 additional stores in the Central and West Texas area.  They also have an outside sales to assist with contractor’s building needs.  Please visit their website at

Christmas Open House

Christmas tree          Open House at Early Chamber of Commerce

               December 18, 2014 5:30- 7:30 pm

                           Last Minute Gift Items! Early

Chamber of Commerce members are invited to set up a table during the event and sell their merchandise. Each business will provide a door prize. We will have a table layout sheet for each visitor to take to each table and get it stamped. When their layout sheet is filled out-they’ll drop in the drawing box for a $100 Gift Card drawing at 7:30 pm.

The deadline to get registered for this evening is December 5, 2014 at 5:00pm- no exceptions. The businesses will be listed as they commit-first come, first serve. When your business commits to be at the event, please send photos of a couple of items you will be selling. We will do a Face Book promotion and you will get extra marketing! There will be table numbers assigned, layouts to be created and Chamber decorations to be done.

The entertainment will again be furnished by Early ISD music classes which are always wonderful! Refreshments will be served so please get registered today!

November Luncheon 2014

Lt Billie Locker speaking with JillWorld War II Veteran, Lieutenant Bill Locker spoke at the November Luncheon in honor of Veteran’s Day.  The luncheon was held at Prima Pasta and it was a special treat to hear Lieutenant Locker tell of her years of services.A BIG Thank You goes to our sponsors:Larry Holder- State Farm Insurance & Legacy IT, LLC. A Special Thank You to all of our Veterans!

October 2014 Luncheon

DSCN3311 (300x225)The October Luncheon was held at Humphrey Pete’s in Early.  Guest Speaker Michael Frederick, ARRT – Director of Imaging Services, BRMC talked about breast cancer and the latest technology in screening and why it’s important for women to be screen. A Big Thank You to our sponsors:

Care Nursing and Rehabilitation,  Howard Payne University, Doc’s Drugstore, & Brownwood Imaging Center.




Apache Signs Joins Chamber

Apache Signs, Etc. Joins Early Chamber


Early, Texas…………. Welcome to Apache Signs, Etc. to Early Chamber of Commerce. Owners Jack Lowery and L.V. Durham offer all custom made signs, banners and much more. Please visit them at 302 West Commerce, Brownwood or call 325-643-5029.